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August, 2008

Million dollar check for John The Razor Phan

Top international poker pro John 'The Razor' Phan added to his impressive c.v. with another big win this weekend, taking down the WPT 2008 Legends of Poker Championship title and a winner's check worth $1 091 428 after beating an entry field of 373 players. Other final tablers in the competition were...

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More investor litigation

Investors in Pennsylvania-based Vanguard Group Inc., the second-biggest U.S. manager of stock and bond mutual funds, resorted to litigation this week in a claim against group management's illegal investment in companies ru...

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Interviewing some of the planet's top female players

Dianna Donofrio, host to WomensPokerYak.net which claims to be one of the hottest new poker podcasts on the internet, will be interviewing some of the planet's top female players, including Evelyn Ng, Debbie Burkhead and Nancy Todd Tyner on Yaktivate.net soon. Profess...

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Old industry name resurfacing

The Income Access affiliate program's blog saw a familiar industry name resurfacing this week in reportage on a new Playsafe Holdings AS brand, Million Dollar Poker Club.com. Clive Archer, a 50-something industry veteran who has previously worked for Carmen Media and was COO of the now defunct BetonSports, is quoted as the new Chief Operating Officer of Actio...

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A Poker Battle Pro Tour in Cannes

Poker Battle, the new poker "social networking" brand announced recently , has added several more new faces to its roster of poker stars prior to its September 2 soft launch on the Partouche Poker Tour in Cannes, France. The full brand launch remains scheduled for September...

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Better days for Leisure and Gaming?

The UK-listed online gaming and sportsbetting firm Leisure and Gaming has been through some tough times since the loss of the US market due to the UIGEA, but numbers released this week indicate that the company may be turning the corner to a more...

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Parlay settles with 1st Technology

Canadian online and television bingo software provider Parlay Entertainment Incorporated has become the latest Internet gambling software provider to acknowledge the remote gambling patents of Scott Lewis's company 1st Technology LLC. In an announcement this week, Parlay revealed that it has signed an agreement with 1st Technology to settle an ongoing patent infr...

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PPA's playing politics at party conventions

Organising charity poker tournaments in the same locations and timeframes as US political party conventions has so far paid off in publicity terms for the one million members pro-poker pressure...

Gambling Law & Society News

Dynasty group to takeover Asian compaines

Silva Ford Technology Limited, a Chinese software distribution company, and BaiYou Digital Technology Company Limited, which has prepaid card interests in Asia, are to be included i...

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CryptoLogic invests in Mahjong Time

Mahjong Time gains access to 50 percent of the Internet cafés in China Dublin based online gambling software provider Cryptologic's involvement in Mahjong Time is opening doors in Asia, the latest a Mahjong Time deal which gives access to a remarkable 50 percent of the Internet cafés in China, the company clai...

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Party Gaming plans for the future

Party Gaming's half yearly report this week contained some interesting snippets of information about the online gambling group's plans for the immediate future. Chief among these is an intention to offe...

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Nothing to lose at Sonic Warp?

A brave claim from Sonic Warp SonicWarp.com, a Shropshire, UK based Internet company claims that players don't lose when playing its new online and continuously running game Treasure Chest, where "the prize fund is added to daily, and a cash prize is up for grabs each and every month." Players who make a refundable deposit of GBP100 receive a token and (p...

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New slots at Party Casino

The London-listed Party Gaming plc subsidiary Party Casino.com has a busy month ahead, making new movie-themed slots available to its players and implementing improved multilingual Support facilities to enhance its offering to Europ...

Casino Games

GOP's stance on gambling online removed, then replaced

One of those interesting online gambler political initiatives took place over the last few days when the Poker Players Alliance suggested to US fans that the Republican Party Platform Committee might be a good place to make their views known . The Platform Committee is responsible for presenting the party's platform or manifesto, an...

General Gambling News

Paddy Power announces 10 percent rise in 1st half of 2008

Just on half of Paddy Power's operating profits emanated from its online operations, the Irish company disclosed whilst announcing its 2008 first half results this week. Total income from the firm's online activities was Euro 67.3 million, a 10 percent rise on 2007 H1's Euro 61 million. Operating profits from the online operations totalled Euro 21.1 million,...

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Advanced Intelligence Marketing is the new product from eBet

Aussie gaming company to help distribute new 'Advanced Intelligence Marketing' product The Australian based gaming systems company eBet is to exclusively distribute a new casino marketing software program branded 'Advanced Intelligence Marketing' from Las Vegas marketing and communications agency Marketing Results, Inc., a company which develops and markets a...

Casino Software

Lobbying government to declare poker a sport

The Czech Republic's estimated 60 000 poker players are contemplating a brighter future through government reviews of the country's gambling laws, reports the Prague Post this week. Organisations like the Czech Association of Poker Clubs are lobbying government to de...

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Bad beat jackpot won at Party Poker for a Million dollars

Thursday saw a new world record for an online poker Bad Beat Jackpot created at Party Poker when a bad beat payout on an online table reached $1,013,381 and change, surpassing the previous record of $992,000. The Bad Beat is a jackpot won on special tables if players lose with a hand featurin...

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A apology issued by poker pro Scotty Nguyen

High profile poker pro Scotty Nguyen issued a long and rather rambling apology this week when his provocative and discourteous conduct at the World Series of Poker resurfaced on ESPN television, and subsequently video clip sharing site YouTube, triggering a storm of public criticism and complaints. Dubbed "The Prince of Poker," by his fans, Nguyen's televised...

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Online poker star caught with multiple accounts

Causing ripples in online gambling circles this week is an admission and an apology from respected high stakes, cash game player Brian "sbrugby" Townsend (26) that he has been guilty of multi-accounting, a cardinal sin expressly forbidden by online poker sites where he plays like...

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