GAMBLING NEWS


Welcome at the gambling news section. This page offers visitors the latest news about existing and new deposit options, and the latest developments on poker, bingo, casino and sportsbook websites. Everything that is important for online gamblers is listed on this page. The news items on gambling deposits are always related and up to date to a certain payment option like Ecocard or are related to one of the gambling providers like PKR poker. Mainly the news items will have a combination of a deposit option together with a provider,  these pages are found with a link in the news items and look like this: Intercash Sportsbook. There could also be some important news about advertisers on our website like Maria Bingo and in this case there will be a whole news item related to this subject. The messages are ranked on date and by using the button at the bottom of the page, you are able to browse through all published messages.

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May 26, 2009 - Bookmaker thinks that it will be Penguins against Redwings in the Stanley cup final

The Fight for Lord Stanley’s Cup ha been on the way for weeks and 16 teams has been trimmed down to just the final four. The two division finals that determine who goes through to fight in the last games to win the Stanley Cup Pittsburg Penguins face Carolina Hurricanes and Detroit Redwings face Chicago Blackhawks. The bookmaker of all sportsbooks has the outcome of the semifinals all set and done. They believe that it will be a rematch for the title between the current champions Detroit red wings who won over the upcoming team Pittsburg Penguins last year.

May 25, 2009 - PKR has signed for exclusive rights for broadcasting events at WSOP

With ESPN cutting down the broadcasting of the World Series Of Poker a lot of companies has had the chance to come in and sign a deal for the rights to broadcast the events around the largest poker event of the year. ESPN will still be covering the WSOP main event and a few of the side events and the innovative poker room PKR has signed an exclusive deal with the World series Of Poker organization to be able to broadcast live from 24 of the other bracelet events including the $50.000 H.O.R.S.E event.

May 24, 2009 - 888 has launched a new bingo platform for Spain

One of 888 holdings subsidiary’s has made a press release stating that the company has made a Spanish bingo room to target the broad Hispanic markets. 888 holdings division Dragonfish has set up the deal for a Spanish bingo network for the company Daubt Ltd. The platform that has been set up features the two typical games of bingo, 90-ball and 75-ballbingo. On top of the bingo games there are also several quick games for the player to en joy whilst playing bingo, in between bingo games or just as a standalone feature.

May 23, 2009 - Aladdin’s lamp progressive jackpot has reached €2 million

Aladdin’s Lamp has now one of the internet’s largest progressive jackpots out for a player to grab. The slot machine that is created and run by the Swedish gambling company Boss Media has for the first time in its history reach over 2 million Euros, Together with the other jackpots at Boss Media they currently offer over €7 million for players to grab. Last year was the first time ever the Aladdin’s Lamp jackpot was paid out and gave the winner a nice pay raise over night with 1.7 million Euros to be tucked away in the bank.

May 22, 2009 - The Prince of Poker signs a deal with expect

Expekt has made a deal with one of the true poker legends in the world to act as a poker ambassador for their site. The plans are for Scotty Nguyen to act as Expekt pokers face towards the players and will be posting not only a video blog but also a column a few times every month for players to take part of the former world champions poker strategy tips. Apart from being visible on the Expekt poker site he will also compete in the upcoming poker tournament the World Series Of Poker in Expekt.coms colours

May 21, 2009 - Unibet shows huge success in their sportsbook results

The Unibet group with headquarters in London, a license of online gambling operation on Malta and a stock on the Swedish stock market Stockholmsborsen has released their results for the first quarter of 2009.  The results show a great result for the online gambling operator and the profits are showing on a positive balance of over £9.9 million. The product that had the most increase during the time period has been Unibets sportsbook that has grown from a revenue of  £11.88 million to £15,97 million.

May 20, 2009 - MasterCard launches new campaign to activate Hispanics

The second largest credit card company in the world has decided to put some efforts in to educate the Hispanic community in America about the safe ways to conduct business with credit and debit cards. The campaign is a step towards expanding the market shares for MasterCard USA in the United States of America.  The efforts MasterCard has managed to put in has created a new 30-second TV commercial in Spanish that will be a part of the ongoing education to ensure everybody finds their way in the MasterCard jungle of different credit cards.

May 19, 2009 - Virtue Fusion to launch more games

Microgaming just released 4 new casino games and Virtue Fusion follows the act and launches 3 more games for their players to take part of. The Bingo software developer that runs the Virtue Fusion network has created 3 more games for the bingo operators to include in their bingo portals. The three games that are being released are all none bingo related and will join the total package that Virtue Fusion offers as three different side games and will take place amongst the already large amount of side games in the software.

May 18, 2009 - Microgaming launches more huge Jackpot games

The Mega Moolah has had a summer makeover and that’s just one of the new and redone games Microgaming  just released onto the online gambling market. Microgaming announced a few weeks back that they are launching 4 new Jackpot slot machines during May 2009 and now they have arrived to casinos all over the internet.  The Games adds to the already huge casino game provider and that now carry 400 casino games in their casino games portfolio to offer their clients through a downloadable casino.

May 17, 2009 - Play poker on facebook and win a seat in the WSOP

Facebook is at the moment the most popular online community in the western world with over 200,000,000 active users worldwide.  This has rendered Facebook as the best new place to advertise for companies either by buying adds or creating applications for the users in facebook. One of the application providers Zynga Games has announced that they will send two lucky winners to the Main event in the World series of Poker through one of their online gambling applications the Zynga’s free-to-play Texas Hold‘em.

May 16, 2009 - The Dutch Government has received a court order from Betfair

The Dutch government who runs a monopoly in the Netherlands might end up in court after urging there banks to stop processing payments to foreign gambling companies. Betfair, the world recognized gambling operator has started a legal process against the owner of the Dutch Monopoly, the government of Netherlands. If the two parties end up in court and the case holds up for betfair the prosecuted government might end up paying Betfair millions in claims of damage to the English based company.

May 15, 2009 - The battle Between Durrr and Antonius continues

The two players participating in the Durrr challenge Tom Dwan a.k.a Durrr and Patrik Antonius put in another session of poker on Tuesday night. The session that just lasted for an hour was started of around 11 pm and ended just before midnight, Eastern Time and the players only played 310 hands of poker against each other. This was the twenty-fourth session the players have played each other and for once Tom Dwan managed to win some of his loses back from Antonius. On the 310 hands tom Dwan ended up with a win of $96,358.

May 14, 2009 - The record breaking Mega Moolah Jackpot has been won by one lucky winner

The hyped up slotmachine Mega Mollah that has a tendency to create multimillionaires over night has done so again. During the weekend the Mega Mollah Jackpot was released and making one lucky winner a millionaire. Not only will winner receive the prize of 6.3 million Euros, the winner also smashed all records for sums to win on a slotmachine jackpot ever. The online gambler that won the jackpot has not presented him or herself but a Microgaming spokesman confirms that the entire Mega Moolah jackpot has been won.

May 13, 2009 - Less credit card debts throughout United Kingdom

The research facility Card bet has released an article on how credit cards are used and the debts connected to it across the United Kingdom. The research study shows that it has been a major decrease in credit card debts across all segments of users in the UK. In the first quarter of last year before the world economics dropped 63% of the credit card holders used their credits on the card. By the end of the year only 50% of credit card holder used the credit service on a monthly basis that is available for the user.  The reason for the down swing of credit usage is said to be the uncertainty in the economic situation.

May 12, 2009 - Titan gives 63000 reasons to start an account

One of the world’s largest online poker sites and the largest poker site within the iPoker network titan poker has released their march marketing strategy. Titan poker will during the month of march focus hard on attracting new customers to their already huge poker room. The promotion they have conjured up to help their cause to take a larger part of the online poker market is a series of free rolls that’s just available for their new registered players. The series of freerolls that will take place will together have a guaranteed price of 63 000 Dollars.