6 Tips for Playing at Live Online Casinos

I have been focusing my articles on live casinos. Live casinos are still relatively new, which is why we only really recommend one of them at this juncture, which is BetOnline. Unlike most, BetOnline is well-established and offers a wide array of excellent products including an online casino, a sportsbook, and even binary …

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Legit Online Casinos Now Take Bitcoin

The Bovada casino now accepts BTC for deposits. It is fast, secure and easy. They have long been our favorite online gambling destination and they are best known for their sportsbook and casino. They were late to join the party, as some other of the quality sportsbooks already took BTC for deposits. Here …

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PokerStars Inks New New Jersey Deal, Partners with Mohegan’s Resorts Casino Atlantic City

PokerStars is trying again to crack the New Jersey online-poker and casino market, this time with a new partner in Resorts Casino Atlantic City.  The Mohegan-operated casino, which is actually New Jersey’s oldest, has agreed to a deal with Stars parent Rational Group in which Stars will supply an online gaming platform for …

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Bwin.party Gives Kentucky $15 Million in Online Poker Shakedown

Commonwealth of Kentucky officials have cashed in again as a result of their ongoing shakedown maneuvers against online gaming.  Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear’s office has announced a $15 million settlement with European giant bwin.party, to resolve Kentucky’s potential claims against bwin.party for PartyPoker and PartyGaming’s pre-UIGEA business activities directed toward Kentucky residents. A …

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Ultimate Poker, Trump Taj Mahal to Partner for New Jersey Online Poker

Breaking news from New Jersey, where Nevada-based Ultimate Poker (the first — and to date, the only) online poker site to have launched fully regulated, real-money online poker play in Nevada, has announced today an agreement with Trump Taj Mahal Associates to offer both online poker and other forms of online gambling in …

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Sheldon Adelson Squares Off Against Online Poker

The latest war of words between Las Vegas Sands CEO Sheldon Adelson and the online poker world shows no signs of slowing down any time soon.  Adelson, whose LV Sands properties include the popular Las Vegas poker destination The Venetian, has repulsed poker players by the thousands with a series of high-profile attacks …

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Bitcoins Update: US Authorities Target Mt. Gox, Bitcoin Foundation

The premise of Bitcoins as a viable, long-term exchange medium for online poker sites remains as clouded as ever.  Bitcoin-related sites are increasingly coming under attack from state and federal authorities, with both the exchange medium Mt. Gox and the lobbying entity Bitcoin Foundation on the receiving end of the United States’ new …

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Another Internet Cafe Ban in the Works — This Time, Ohio

A move to ban “internet cafe”-style gambling in Ohio has almost reached fruition in recent days, with a new law awaiting signing on the desk of Governor John Kasich.  The bill would essentially put about 600 of the small, storefront gambling operations out of business by limiting maximum payouts to $10. As in …

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Is a Delaware – PokerStars Marriage in the Works?

Lots of sites abuzz the past three days following the release of a story by Gambling Compliance on Thursday that PokerStars is among 14 companies who have submitted paperwork to become approved bidders for slots in Delaware’s upcoming online-poker era. GC spoke with the assistant director of the Delaware Lottery, Rebecca Goldsmith, who …

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Antigua Receives WTO Authorization to Sell Copies of US Goods; Specifics Pending

Antigua and Barbuda today received renewed approval from the World Trade Organization (WTO) to copy and sell up to $21 million annually in US-copyrighted intellectual property, reaffirming a 2007 WTO decision in its favor regarding international access to online gambling. “Remote gambling,” as it was called in a late-’90s trade agreement with the …

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