June 2010 News Article Archive

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The United States Playing Card Company Forms Strategic Alliance With Walker Digital Gaming - 30 June 2010
ERLANGER, Ky., June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The United States Playing Card Company, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Jarden Corporation (NYSE: JAH) today announced that it has formed a strategic alliance with Walker Digital Gaming LLC, a leading technology provider of gaming solutions. The alliance combines USPC's leading bran - read more »

World Series of Poker Finalist to Represent paddypowerpoker.com - 30 June 2010
DUBLIN, June 29, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - $1,000 US No-Limit Hold'Em World Series of Poker Finalist Joinspaddypowerpoker.com Community paddypowerpoker.com (http://www.paddypowerpoker.com/) today announcedrecent World Series of Poker finalist Nick Heather as the new face of itspoker community. Earlier this mo - read more »

Mount Airy Casino Resort Gypsies Lounge Presents Brazilian Bossa Nova Sensation, Sergio Mendez - 30 June 2010
NEW YORK, June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Mount Airy Casino Resort welcomes internationally acclaimed musician, Sergio Mendez, Saturday, August 14th at Gypsies Lounge and Nightclub, Mt. Pocono, PA, at 6:00 pm & 9:00 pm. Tickets are $40, $65 and $100 at the door. Tickets can be purchased in advance at mountairycasino.com or - read more »

Commerce Casino Launches Region's Most Comprehensive 'Player's Reward Card' - 30 June 2010
COMMERCE, Calif., June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Commerce Casino is expanding its "Player's Reward Card" program that gives participants rewards for every minute they spend at the tables--points that can be redeemed for food, massages, hotel rooms, spa treatments, jewelry, clothing, gifts and even some of the hottest concert - read more »

Le Reve Presents the Diver's Dream Package, the Ultimate SCUBA Experience - 30 June 2010
LAS VEGAS, June 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Wynn Las Vegas' breathtaking show, Le Reve, will give certified SCUBA divers the opportunity of a lifetime with the Diver's Dream Package. Become part of an elite group of people that have experienced SCUBA diving during a live performance of Le Reve! For those craving the u - read more »

Century Casinos Appoints New General Manager for Century Casino Calgary - 30 June 2010
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado, June 29, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Century Casinos, Inc. (Nasdaq and Vienna Stock Exchange: CNTY) announcedtoday the appointment of Al Wilson as the new General Manager of the newlyacquired Century Casino in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Al Wilson brings eleven years of successful senior managemen - read more »

Italy's Casino di Venezia installs IGT's sbX(TM) Casino Management System - 30 June 2010
LAS VEGAS, June 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT), a global leader in creating the games players love and network systems that improve the player experience, announced today the installation of sbX(TM) at Casino di Venezia in Italy. With its thirteenth installation worldwide, sbX(TM - read more »

Century Casinos Extends Agreement with Oceania Cruises - 30 June 2010
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., June 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Century Casinos, Inc. (Nasdaq and Vienna Stock Exchange: CNTY) announced today that the company extended its exclusive and long-term agreement with Oceania Cruises. Oceania Cruises is the world's largest upper premium cruise line with currently three intimate a - read more »

CelticCasino.com Offers New RNG Games as Well as Live Dealer Games - 30 June 2010
London, United Kingdom, June 29, 2010 --(PR.com)-- CelticCasino.com has been one of the newest live casinos to bring normal internet user the ability to play live casino games online with real dealers via webcam feeds. This new type of online gaming has quickly been accepted as the newest online casino game phenomenon - read more »

VLTs at Ohio Race Tracks Take a Positive Step - 29 June 2010
CHESTER, W. Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MTR Gaming Group, Inc. (NasdaqGS: MNTG) is pleased to report that recent developments in the State of Ohio indicate that video lottery terminals (VLTs) at Ohio’s race tracks have taken a positive step forward. A Committee designated by the petitioners for t - read more »

Court Decision Approves Black Gaming, LLC’s Plan of - 29 June 2010
MESQUITE, Nev.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Black Gaming, LLC, Mesquite’s largest gaming company, today obtained confirmation of its Plan of Reorganization, paving the way for the Company to emerge from Chapter 11 protection. “We are extremely pleased with the court’s decision, which clea - read more »

Bally Technologies Reinforces Commitment to Washington State Market with Introduction of Advanced New Cabinets, Including Reel Image™, Designed Exclusively for Washington - 29 June 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bally Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BYI), a leader in slots, video machines, casino-management, and networked and server-based systems for the global gaming industry, reinforced its longtime commitment to customers in Washington State by announcing that it is expanding it - read more »

Asia Entertainment & Resources Ltd. Sets Redemption Date of - 29 June 2010
HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Asia Entertainment & Resources Ltd. (“AERL” or the “Company”), which operates through its subsidiaries and related promoter companies as a VIP room gaming promoter, today announced that on Monday, June 28, 2010, it will be sending out redemption notices to all of - read more »

PokerTek Launches New Software That Revolutionizes Live Multi-Table - 29 June 2010
MATTHEWS, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PokerTek, Inc. (NASDAQ: PTEK), announced today the release of its latest PokerPro software, version 3.0, which offers a significantly enhanced tournament experience for players and operators. The new Multi-Table Tournament features available on PokerPro are unpar - read more »

Thunder Valley Casino Resort Opens New Hotel, Spa, Pool, Bars and Expanded Casino - 29 June 2010
LINCOLN, Calif., June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- After two years of round the clock construction, Thunder Valley Casino Resort's hotel, spa, pool, bars and expanded casino opened today with a ribbon cutting ceremony and guided tours of new facility. Over 500 people attended the ceremony under the porte-cochere of the new hotel - read more »

Boyd Gaming's 'B Connected' Players Club Goes Nationwide - 29 June 2010
LAS VEGAS, June 28/PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE: BYD) today announced it is launching an enhanced, multi-property player loyalty program under the nationwide brand "B Connected" - and celebrating with a giveaway of up to $3.75 million in slot dollars during the first week of July.(Logo: http - read more »

Full Tilt Poker's Scott Montgomery Wins First WSOP* Bracelet - 29 June 2010
DUBLIN, June 28, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - Montgomery Banks Over US$480K for Winning WSOP Event #36 Full Tilt Poker pro Scott Montgomery won Event #36 at the 2010 WorldSeries of Poker*, taking home his first WSOP* bracelet and more thanUS$480,000 in prize money. The Canadian player first played poker in 2004 - read more »

Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. Announces Public Offering of Common Stock - 29 June 2010
ST. LOUIS, June 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. (Nasdaq: ISLE) today announced that it has commenced an offering of 9,000,000 shares of its common stock in an underwritten public offering. The Company intends to grant the underwriters of the offering an option for 30 days to purchase up to 1,35 - read more »

The World Cup Takes on the Couch Potato - 29 June 2010
GIBRALTAR, June 28, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- So you're not into the wholeface painting, flag wearing patriotism to support your team. There are otherways you can celebrate and show your pride and leave the couch at home. Flagfoods, parades and cookouts are just the tip of the iceberg. Most people celebrate the World - read more »

Betfred Pay Out on Lamps Goal - 29 June 2010
MANCHESTER, England, June 28, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- On line sports bettingfirm Betfred.com have paid out on Frank Lampard's strike that clearly crossedthe line. Betfred.com founder Fred Done, "I'm absolutely gutted I am not paying out on an England victory. Like somany times with our national team we are left - read more »

Asia Entertainment & Resources Ltd. Sets Redemption Date of - 28 June 2010
HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Asia Entertainment & Resources Ltd. (“AERL” or the “Company”), which operates through its subsidiaries and related promoter companies as a VIP room gaming promoter, today announced that on Monday, June 28, 2010, it will be sending out redemptio - read more »

The Kardashians, The Mirage, TLK Fusion and BRAVADA International Sign Partnership to Open a “Kardashian Retail Project” in Las - 28 June 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- BRAVADA Muscle Flex Inc. (Pink Sheets: MFLI) The Kardashians, The Mirage, a wholly owned subsidiary of MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM), TLK Fusion and BRAVADA International (Symbol: MFLI) jointly announced today that they have signed a partnership agreemen - read more »

Bookmakers Ready to Pay the Penalty! - 26 June 2010
MANCHESTER, England, June 25, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- On line betting firmBetfred.com will refund bets if England lose on penalties on Sunday. England have lost their last two knock-out matches to the Germans on spotkicks. The first time was in 1990 and in the side was defender Paul Parker whohas spoken of the f - read more »

The Grove in Los Angeles Celebrates 'THE LION KING Day' with Special Cast Performance by the Las Vegas Company - 26 June 2010
Actors will host special free performances Friday, July 9 at 5 & 7 p.m.LAS VEGAS, June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Cast members from Disney's THE LION KING (at Mandalay Bay) will be performing in Los Angeles at The Grove outdoor shopping and entertainment district during a free event on Friday, July 9 at 5 p.m. and 7 p.m.(L - read more »

Online Qualifiers for International Poker Open 2010 Vie for $5,000 Sponsorship Package - 26 June 2010
DUBLIN, June 25, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - Online Qualifiers for Europe's Largest Poker Tournament, theInternational Poker Open Will Play in Exclusive Online and Offline Freerollfor $5,000 Sponsorship Package Boylepoker.com today launches an exclusive promotion for all onlinequalifiers for the upcoming Boylepoke - read more »

Emmy Award(R) Winning Television Personality, Radio Talk Show Host, Partners with PokerTrainingNetwork.com (PTN) - 26 June 2010
DALLAS, June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- PokerTrainingNetwork.com today announced that Montel Williams, an Emmy Award(R)-winning television personality, radio talk show host and avid poker player, has joined PTN as part of its corporate structure and is partnering with PTN to actively promote its products and business opportuni - read more »

Isner & Mahut: An Advertiser's Dream? - 26 June 2010
LONDON, June 25, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The record-breaking tennis duoIsner and Mahut may not sound like a superhero double act but after takingsporting endurance to another level online bookmaker Bodog.com are betting onwhether any of the following brands will use either or both men inforthcoming advertising campaig - read more »

Exclusive Half-time Draw Returns to the Ladbrokes Live Casino - 26 June 2010
London, United Kingdom, June 25, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Following the success of the first series of draws, which saw 45 lucky winners scoop a total of over 17,500 pounds Sterling, the casino giant is bringing back the mega cash giveaway to celebrate some of the tournament's biggest and most exciting matches.The draws will - read more »

Empire Resorts Set to Join Russell 3000 - 25 June 2010
MONTICELLO, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Empire Resorts, Inc., (NASDAQ: NYNY) today announced it is set to join the broad-market Russell 3000® Index on June 25, 2010, as part of an annual reconstitution of Russell’s U.S. and global equity indexes according to Russell's preliminary list of ad - read more »

U.S. Government Issues Massive Labor Law Complaint Against Station - 25 June 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The U.S. government’s National Labor Relations Board has issued a massive complaint against Station Casinos charging the Las Vegas gaming company with allegedly violating federal labor law at all ten of its large local resort casinos. Not only is the 127-co - read more »

Club Euro Casino Launches Thirteen New - 25 June 2010
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ClubEuroCasino.com, part of the Club World Group, has today announced that it has added a further thirteen languages to its portfolio that once again demonstrates the casinos’ commitment to its rapidly expanding player base. The new language additions inclu - read more »

HeadsUp Entertainment Finalizes Agreement to Host Poker Super Cruise on Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines’ “Freedom of the - 25 June 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- HeadsUp Entertainment International Inc. (Pinksheets: HDUP), operators of the Canadian Poker Tour (CPT) and Canadian Poker Player Magazine, announced today that they have finalized an agreement with strategic partner World Poker Showdown and Royal Caribbean Cruise Lin - read more »

Pinnacle Entertainment Announces Permanent Closure of President Casino - 25 June 2010
ST. LOUIS, June 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- President Casino, one of Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc.'s (NYSE: PNK) gaming properties in downtown St. Louis, today announced that due to Mississippi River flooding along the St. Louis riverfront, projected to continue into next week, the casino will not re-open prior to its - read more »

Pinnacle Entertainment Announces Commencement of Exchange Offer - 25 June 2010
LAS VEGAS, June 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: PNK) today announced that it has commenced an offer to exchange up to $450 million aggregate principal amount of 8.625% Senior Notes due 2017, which have been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, for an equal principal - read more »

WET REPUBLIC Welcomes International Sensation Swedish House Mafia for First Las Vegas Performance Saturday, June 26 - 25 June 2010
LAS VEGAS, June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- WET REPUBLIC at MGM Grand will welcome world-renowned house music legends Swedish House Mafia Saturday, June 26 for their Las Vegas debut. The trio, consisting of acclaimed DJs and producers Axwell, Steve Angello and Sebastian Ingrosso, will work the tables at Vegas' hottest ultra poo - read more »

Century Casinos Exclusive Operator for Regent Seven Seas Cruises - 25 June 2010
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado, June 24, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Century Casinos, Inc. (Nasdaq: CNTY; Vienna Stock Exchange: CNTY) announced today that the company entered into an exclusive, long-term agreement with ultra-luxury cruise operator Regent Seven Seas Cruises. Century Casinos has been selected by Regent Seven Se - read more »

IGT's sbX(TM) Casino Management System Goes Live in Finland - 25 June 2010
LAS VEGAS, June 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT), a global leader in creating the games players love and network systems that improve the player experience, announced today the installation of sbX(TM) at Grand Casino Helsinki in Finland. After thorough training and a smooth install - read more »

Full Tilt Poker Pro Jose Luis Velador Wins Second WSOP* Bracelet - 25 June 2010
DUBLIN, June 24, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - Velador wins WSOP Event #33 for over $260K Full Tilt Poker pro Jose Luis Velador won Event #33 at the 2010 WorldSeries of Poker*, taking home his second WSOP* bracelet and a payday of morethan US$260,000 in prize money. The Mexico-born player turned pro in 1997, stea - read more »

GameTech Investor Conference Call to Discuss Second Quarter Earnings Results Available on Digital Playback - 24 June 2010
RENO, Nev., June 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GameTech International, Inc. ("GameTech" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: GMTC), a leading designer, developer and marketer of interactive electronic bingo equipment, bingo systems, video lottery terminals, and slot machine equipment, held an investor conference call on June 23, - read more »

WagerWorks, an IGT Company, Wins 'Slot Provider of the Year' Award - 24 June 2010
LAS VEGAS, June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- WagerWorks, the online and mobile subsidiary of International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT), was officially crowned "Slot Provider of the Year" at the inaugural EGR b2b Supplier Awards in London. With high expectations following a strong preceding year of successful game releases and ne - read more »

Mega Millions® Ticket Worth $250,000 Sold in Lebanon County - 24 June 2010
MIDDLETOWN, Pa., June 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- One winning Mega Millions ticket worth $250,000 from the June 22 drawing was sold at Turkey Hill, 524 S. Lincoln Ave., Lebanon.The winning ticket correctly matched all five white balls, 12-17-21-23-30, but not the yellow Mega Ball 24, for a second-tier prize of $250,0 - read more »

PA Lottery's Millionaire Raffle Tickets Selling Briskly, Fewer Than Half Remain for July 10 Drawing - 24 June 2010
MIDDLETOWN, Pa., June 23/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than half of the Pennsylvania Lottery's Millionaire Raffle tickets have been sold for the July 10 drawing, and only 249,498 tickets remained as of 1 p.m. on June 23.The raffle-style game offers 6,000 cash prizes totaling more than $5 million. Sales of Millionaire - read more »

Hard Rock International Names Nelson Parker Head of Development, Americas for Hotels & Casinos - 24 June 2010
ORLANDO, Fla., June 23 /PRNewswire/ --Hard Rock International, one of the world's most recognizable and iconic brands, announced that Nelson Parker has been named Head of Development, Americas for Hard Rock Hotels & Casinos. In an effort to grow Hard Rock's portfolio, Parker will handle the development function in - read more »

Paragon Development names IBI/HB Architects the Architect of Record and Rockwell Group the Design Architect for its $450 million destination entertainment resort at BC Place - 24 June 2010
VANCOUVER, June 23 /PRNewswire/ - The award-winning IBI/HB Architects and Rockwell Group have been named Architect of Record and Design Architect respectively for Paragon Development Ltd.'s new $450 million entertainment destination at BC Place, Scott Menke, President, Paragon Development announced today.The internatio - read more »

MGM Resorts International Management to Present at the Jeffries 2010 Global Consumer Conference - 24 June 2010
LAS VEGAS, June 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) management will make a Company presentation today at the Jeffries 2010 Global Consumer Conference in Nantucket. A complete copy of the presentation will be available by visiting our web site at http://www.mgmresorts.com.MGM Resorts Inte - read more »

Team Full Tilt's Phil Ivey Wins Eighth WSOP* Bracelet - 24 June 2010
DUBLIN, June 23, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - Ivey Boosts Tournament Earnings to Over $13 million by Winning WSOPEvent #37 Team Full Tilt's Phil Ivey has once again made poker history by winningEvent #37 at the 2010 World Series of Poker*. Ivey takes home his eighthWSOP* bracelet and a payday of more than $320K in - read more »

Official Re-Launch of CasinoAgents.com with Brand New Affiliate Software - 24 June 2010
Colchester, United Kingdom, June 23, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Online software development company Network Media Services has announced the re-launch of the CasinoAgents.com affiliate network.Powered by the Egass affiliate software solution, the Casino Agents network offers affiliates a wide range of market-leading egaming br - read more »

Peninsula Gaming to Present at Jefferies 2010 Global Consumer - 23 June 2010
DUBUQUE, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Peninsula Gaming, LLC announced today that its Chief Executive Officer, Brent Stevens, will be presenting at the Jefferies 2010 Global Consumer Conference on Wednesday, June 23, 2010 in Nantucket, Massachusetts. The presentation will begin at 1:30 PM Eastern Time. - read more »

iovation Named Best in Internet Security by Network Products - 23 June 2010
PORTLAND, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- iovation, provider of the world’s first device reputation service for preventing online fraud and abuse, announced today that iovation ReputationManager received the 2010 Best Products and Services Award for Internet Security from Network Products Guide, the - read more »

Canadian Poker Tour Partners with the LIPS Tour to Promote the Canadian Ladies Open Poker - 23 June 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- HeadsUp Entertainment International Inc. (Pinksheets: HDUP) operators of the Canadian Poker Tour (CPT) and Canadian Poker Player Magazine are pleased to announce that they have partnered with the Ladies International Poker Series (LIPS) to promote the upcoming Canadia - read more »

Grand Opening of the Casino Club at The Greenbrier Draws Celebrity - 23 June 2010
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Greenbrier: What: - read more »

GameTech Announces Investor Conference Call to Discuss Second Quarter Earnings Results - 23 June 2010
RENO, Nev., June 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GameTech International, Inc. ("GameTech" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: GMTC), a leading designer, developer and marketer of interactive electronic bingo equipment, bingo systems, video lottery terminals, and slot machine equipment, today announced that it has scheduled an inve - read more »

Ringo Starr & his All-Starr Band press conference & performance - 23 June 2010
Live Satellite Up-LinkTORONTO, June 22 /PRNewswire/ - WEDNESDAY, JUNE 23, 2010 11am - 11:30am Press Conference Coordinates: Galaxy 17 K19 Slot C U/L: 14384.5V D/L: 12084.5H Symbol Rate: 6.1113 FEC: 3/4 The Avalon Theatre Fallsview Casino Resort 6380 Fallsview Boulevard Niagara Falls, - read more »

Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. Executive to Speak at Jefferies 2010 Global Consumer Conference - 23 June 2010
ST. LOUIS, June 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. (Nasdaq: ISLE) Chief Financial Officer Dale Black is scheduled to speak at the Jefferies 2010 Global Consumer Conference at the White Elephant Hotel in Nantucket, Massachusetts on Wednesday, June 23 at 10:45 am Eastern Time.Isle of Capri Casinos, - read more »

Harrah's Entertainment Atlantic City Announces Paula Deen to Headline Upcoming 2010 Food Network Atlantic City Food and Wine Festival - 23 June 2010
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J., June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Harrah's Entertainment Atlantic City has announced that Paula Deen, host of Food Network's "Paula's Best Dishes," has joined a team of prestigious chefs from around the country to host the second annual Atlantic City Food and Wine Festival. The four-day festival is a partner - read more »

PA Lottery Prizes Worth $200,000 and $50,000 Set to Expire July 4 - 23 June 2010
Unclaimed Winning Tickets Were Sold in Westmoreland and Montgomery CountiesMIDDLETOWN, Pa., June 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Two Pennsylvania Lottery winning tickets - a Powerball ticket worth $200,000 and a Quinto evening ticket worth $50,000 from the July 4, 2009, drawings - have yet to be presented for payment. Th - read more »

Table Trac Continues Geographic Expansion, Enters Montana Market - 23 June 2010
MINNETONKA, Minn., June 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Table Trac, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: TBTC), a developer and provider of casino information and management systems that automate and monitor the operations of casinos, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to install its CasinoTrac(TM) Casino Mana - read more »

Former England Star Calls for Cole to Fire England - 23 June 2010
MANCHESTER, England, June 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Former England starPaul Parker has called for Joe Cole to start in the crunch game againstSlovenia. Parker, speaking to online betting (http://www.Betfred.com) firmBetfred.com, has questioned why the midfielder has not been given anopportunity in the first two g - read more »

The PMU Chooses Monext to Manage its Contactless Card - 23 June 2010
AIX-EN-PROVENCE, France, June 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The PMU hasentrusted Monext with managing all aspects of its contactless private labelcard, which has been available in the network's 10,500 sales outlets sinceMay 3rd, 2010. The PMU Card makes it easy to place bets without using cash via anindividual accoun - read more »

WinTheTrophy's New API Service Lets Developers "Hack" Sports Betting - 23 June 2010
Beaverton, OR, June 22, 2010 --(PR.com)-- WinTheTrophy™ launches the web's first service that allows programmers to create automated sports betting programs -- called BetBots™. Accessible via an easy-to-use API, the BetBot service is offered completely free-of-charge to developers."For the first time, - read more »

Shuffle Master, Inc. Announces the Promotion of David Lopez to Chief Operating - 22 June 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Shuffle Master, Inc. (NASDAQ Global Select Market: SHFL) (“Shuffle Master” or the “Company”) today announced the appointment of David Lopez to the role of Chief Operating Officer (“COO”) and Corporate Officer. Mr. Lopez will be responsibl - read more »

Last Chance for Players to Take Part in the PAF.com World Cup - 22 June 2010
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PAF.com, the exciting sports book, casino, bingos and lottery website has launched the PAF World Cup Multiplier which gives players the chance to win an iPad - worth $700 but there are only 4 more days left to enter. All you have to do is register and star - read more »

Mount Airy Casino Resort Announces 'Name-The-Slot-Room' Contest - 22 June 2010
MOUNT POCONO, Pa., June 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Mount Airy Casino Resort President and CEO George Toth announced today a contest to name the casino's new third-floor, entirely smoke-free slot room. The new room will officially open Thursday, July 1, at noon with a ribbon cutting ceremony to welcome guests to the smoke free - read more »

Scientific Games Awarded Lithuanian Lottery Contract - 22 June 2010
NEW YORK, June 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Scientific Games Corporation (Nasdaq: SGMS) announced that it has been awarded a contract to supply instant tickets and cooperative services to Olifeja UAB, the Lithuanian national lottery operator. The contract begins in June 2010 and will run for ten years, with options to - read more »

New Website Continues the Transformation of the All-New Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas - 22 June 2010
LAS VEGAS, June 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Paradise is just a click away. The final touch to Vegas Hard Rock Hotel & Casino's $750 million expansion was added this week when the trendsetting property unveiled its sleek new website, www.hardrockhotel.com. The new site establishes an online presence that mirrors the cuttin - read more »

Magna Entertainment Corp. files twenty-seventh default status report - 22 June 2010
AURORA, ON, June 21 /PRNewswire/ - Magna Entertainment Corp. ("MEC" or the "Company") filed this news release as its twenty-seventh bi-weekly default status report under National Policy 12-203 of the Canadian Securities Administrators, pursuant to which MEC announced that it would not be filing its Annual Report on For - read more »

888poker Signs Claire Renaut as New Ambassador for Team 888poker - 22 June 2010
GIBRALTAR, June 21, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Before being in the professionalpoker world, Claire Renaut was an actress, a model and a movie script writer(her first long feature movie is to be released in July 2010 in France, "Jevous aime tres beaucoup" - http://www.jevousaimetresbeaucoup.com/). Whiletaking part in the - read more »

Full Tilt Poker Breaks Ground yet Again With the Launch of Channel 4's New Poker TV Show "The Poker Lounge" - 22 June 2010
DUBLIN, June 21, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Full Tilt Poker and one of the UK's leading broadcasters launch "ThePoker Lounge," the first show of its kind in the UK. Airing weekly on Channel4 from June 22nd through August 24th, the show will combine intimacy andstyle with high-stakes action. Each of the ten programmes sees on - read more »

Entertainment Group Advocates for Regulation - Not Banning Video Gaming - 22 June 2010
RALEIGH, N.C., June 21 /PRNewswire/ -- With the state facing a huge budget deficit this year and next, it only makes sense to regulate and tax video gaming in the state, says William Thevaos, president of the Entertainment Group of North Carolina. "The state's already in the gaming business. It's called the NC Educatio - read more »

GPI Completes Delivery to the Casino Club at The Greenbrier - 22 June 2010
LAS VEGAS, June 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Gaming Partners International Corporation (Nasdaq: GPIC) a leading provider of casino currency and table game equipment worldwide, announced today that it has completed the delivery of the order to supply The Greenbrier resort with all of its table games and related equipmen - read more »

Pinnacle Entertainment to Present at the Jefferies Global Consumer Conference - 22 June 2010
LAS VEGAS, June 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pinnacle Entertainment (NYSE: PNK) management will present on June 23 at the Jefferies Global Consumer Conference in Nantucket, MA. A copy of the presentation will be accessible at the Investor Relations section of the Company's corporate website, www.pnkinc.com.About Pinnac - read more »

The Cat, the Mistress and the Jackpot - 22 June 2010
GIBRALTAR, June 21, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Talk about true love. Last week,a woman from Tsawwassen, Canada chose her cat over her husband after winninga jackpot online. In what seemed like the ultimate payback, a betrayed wife from Canada wasable to get sweet revenge on her cheating husband after winning a $160,00 - read more »

PokerTek to Unveil New Multi-Game Platform - 21 June 2010
MATTHEWS, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PokerTek, the industry leader in automated poker tables, will unveil its new ProCore™platform at its annual shareholder’s meeting to be held Tuesday, June 22, 2010. ProCore is a complete automated table game solution, expanding on the PokerPro technolog - read more »

Russo and Steele Collectible Automobile Auction a Prized Getaway, Vintage vettes, Mustangs, Camaros Set to Go on the Auction Block - 21 June 2010
Dover, DE, June 20, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Classic car dreams will become reality in unique fashion when three car auction getaways, valued at $50,000 each will be given away at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino in the Pick Your Classic Car Giveaway. Additional prizes totaling $100,000 in cash and play will given away in the - read more »

Upcoming Events and Shows at Spotlight 29 Casino in July - 19 June 2010
COACHELLA, Calif., June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- July promises to be another hot month at Spotlight 29 Casino with an exciting show, live boxing, and great food specials. An all-star lineup is set for Old School #5 in the Spotlight 29 Casino Showroom on Friday, July 2 at 8pm. Tickets are $35, $40 and $50 each. For tickets: - read more »

Lottomatica Group Subsidiary SPIELO Signs Agreement With American Gaming & Electronics to Distribute Video Gaming Terminals in Illinois - 19 June 2010
ROME and MONCTON, New Brunswick, June 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Lottomatica Group S.p.A. announced that its subsidiary SPIELO Manufacturing ULC has signed an exclusive distribution agreement with American Gaming & Electronics, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Wells-Gardner Electronics Corporation (NYSE Amex: WGA), t - read more »

Garth Brooks Announces New Concert Dates For September, October and November 2010 - 19 June 2010
LAS VEGAS, June 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Garth Brooks has performed to sold-out crowds and rave reviews at the intimate Encore Theater at Wynn Las Vegas. Tickets for the next series of highly anticipated concerts will go on sale on Saturday, June 19 at 10 a.m. PT. Tickets are available exclusively at Ticketmaster.c - read more »

Penn National Gaming Files Suit Against Freehold Raceway Partner to Force Development of Camden County Off-Track Wagering - 18 June 2010
WYOMISSING, Pa. & CAMDEN COUNTY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Penn National Gaming, Inc. (Nasdaq: PENN) announced today that it has filed suit in Camden County, NJ, to force its joint venture partner in Freehold Raceway - Greenwood Racing, Inc. - to compel development of an Off-Track Wagering (OTW - read more »

WMS Names Amy Lipton Vice President of - 18 June 2010
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Live Table Games Debut at Delaware Park on June - 18 June 2010
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Michie Named GM of Horizon Casino Hotel in - 18 June 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Tropicana Entertainment today formally announced that Jeff Michie has been named General Manager of its Horizon Casino Hotel in Vicksburg, Mississippi. The announcement was made by CEO Scott C. Butera. Michie is a 20-year veteran of the gaming industry. For the pas - read more »

Four New Customers Go Live with Fully Managed Sportsbook Solution - 18 June 2010
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Award winning software solutions provider EveryMatrix, has today announced the launch of four new customers to its fully managed sportsbook solution and platform OddsMatrix. The new customers include, leading poker operator RedKings who launched BetRedKings and - read more »

Spirit of Sovereignty Foundation Awards $50,000 to American Indian College Fund to Continue Scholarship Program - 18 June 2010
DENVER, June 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Spirit of Sovereignty Foundation, the charitable arm of the National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA), recently granted $50,000 to the American Indian College Fund (the Fund) to support the Spirit of Sovereignty Scholarship Program. Established in 2008, this program awards - read more »

Mega Millions® Ticket Worth $250,000 Sold in Clearfield County - 18 June 2010
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Superior Live Casino From 888 - 18 June 2010
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Bradford County Couple Wins $300,000 from PA Lottery Instant Ticket - 18 June 2010
WYALUSING, Pa., June 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Kenneth and Tina Walter, of Towanda, Bradford County, won $300,000 from the Pennsylvania Lottery's $3 Million Gold Nugget instant game.Lottery officials today presented a ceremonial check to the couple at Smokin' Joe's Tobacco Shop in Wyalusing, where the ticket was pu - read more »

$100 BetfairPoker.com Freeroll This Saturday - 18 June 2010
DUBLIN, June 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - Card Player Europe and Betfair Poker Team up for Start of Summer OnlinePoker Freeroll Series Card Player Europe and BetfairPoker.com (http://www.cardplayer.com/link/BetFairEditorial) today launch the start of asummer online poker freeroll series with a $100 freeroll thi - read more »

IGT Signs Games and Systems Agreement With University of Iceland Lottery - 18 June 2010
LAS VEGAS, June 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT), a global leader in creating the games players love and network systems that improve the player experience, announced today the Company has signed an extension on its contract with the University of Iceland Lottery. This agreement in - read more »

CrazyScratch.com set to Stir up Scratch Card Frenzy - 18 June 2010
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German Football Fans Resort to Foreign-Based Sports Betting Services - 18 June 2010
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Bally Technologies Names Jean Venneman Vice President of Product Marketing and - 17 June 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bally Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BYI), a leader in slots, video machines, casino-management, and networked and server-based systems for the global gaming industry, announced today that Jean Venneman has joined the Company as Vice President of Product Marketing and Lice - read more »

Full House Resorts to Present at the Jefferies 2010 Global Consumer - 17 June 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Full House Resorts (NYSE Amex US: FLL) announced today that Chief Operating and Chief Financial Officer Mark Miller will be presenting at the Jefferies 2010 Global Consumer Conference on Wednesday, June 23, 2010 in Nantucket, Massachusetts. The presentation will begin - read more »

paddypowerpoker.com World Cup Cash and Shirt Giveaways Continue - 17 June 2010
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Forget The World Cup - Big Winners Play Bingo! - 17 June 2010
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Mardi Gras Casino Launches Major Progressive Link - 17 June 2010
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Penn National Gaming to Participate in Jefferies 2010 Global Consumer Conference on June - 16 June 2010
WYOMISSING, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Penn National Gaming, Inc. (Nasdaq: PENN) announced today that Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Peter M. Carlino and Chief Financial Officer, William J. Clifford, will participate in an audio webcast in conjunction with the Company’s presentation at th - read more »

Spotlight 29 Casino Uses NEC Communications Solutions to Help Improve Guest Experience and Plan for Future - 16 June 2010
IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Improving guest experience is a top priority for the hospitality industry, and upgrading communications technology is key to enhancing guest service and allowing increased employee productivity. NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading provider and integr - read more »

Sports Interaction: Who Can Silence the - 16 June 2010
MONTREAL--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- They’re loud, they’re horny and they’re at the World Cup. The vuvuzela horns, the traditional African instruments that are blown at a deafening monotone at soccer matches in South Africa, have become the most talked about thing at the World Cup and one s - read more »

Cantor Gaming Names Whitney Thier as Vice President, Deputy General Counsel and Assistant - 16 June 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Cantor Gaming, an affiliate of the global financial services company Cantor Fitzgerald, announced today that Whitney Thier has joined as Vice President, Deputy General Counsel and Assistant Secretary. Ms. Thier will be responsible for legal matters at Cantor Gaming. - read more »

MGM MIRAGE Shareholders Approve Name Change to MGM Resorts International - 16 June 2010
LAS VEGAS, June 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MGM MIRAGE (NYSE: MGM) shareholders today approved at their annual meeting a proposal to rebrand the iconic hospitality leader "MGM Resorts International." In addition, the Company announced today that it will relaunch its Players Club loyalty program as M life.To view the - read more »

Full Tilt Poker Pro Richard Ashby Wins His First WSOP* Bracelet - 16 June 2010
DUBLIN, June 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - Full Tilt Poker Pro Richard Ashby Banks Over $140K in WSOP Event #21 Full Tilt Poker pro Richard Ashby has won Event #21 at the 2010 WorldSeries of Poker*, collecting his first WSOP bracelet and more than $140K inprize money. The London-born player turned pro in 2003 - read more »

Galaxy Entertainment Group Announces Closing of HK$9 Billion Club Loan - 16 June 2010
HONG KONG, June 15 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Galaxy EntertainmentGroup ("GEG" or "the Group") (HKEx stock code: 27), one of the fastest growingentertainment companies in the world, today announces the closing of a six-year HK$9 billion club loan from a consortium of Asia's leading banks thatwill fully fund the - read more »

Win a Share of Boylepoker Pro John O'Shea in World Series of Poker Main Event Tonight - 16 June 2010
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The WSOP 2010 Ladies Got Their French Champion - 16 June 2010
London, United Kingdom, June 15, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Vanessa Hellebuyck is the first French woman ever to win a world champion's title at the WSOP 2010. The event occurred last Sunday evening and the happy winner imposed herself on 1053 players after three days of relentless competition. This young mom is a huge fan of - read more »

Online Forum Challenge to Hold Its First Live Event in Las Vegas - 16 June 2010
Las Vegas, NV, June 15, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Online Forum Challenge is proud to announce its first live event, entitled OFC LIVE! – Invade Vegas. The four-day get-together promises to be the best primer before the WSOP Main Event. Affiliates from all over the world will be represented as their members play for thou - read more »

Century Casinos to Present at the Austrian Small Cap Day in Vienna, Austria - 15 June 2010
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., June 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Century Casinos, Inc. (Nasdaq and Vienna Stock Exchange: CNTY) announced today that the company will attend the Austrian Small Cap Day hosted by Cercle Investor Relations Austria ("C.I.R.A.") and the Vienna Stock Exchange on June 15, 2010 in Vienna, Austria. Pe - read more »

IGT Wins First Place Platinum Award at Gaming Technology Summit - 15 June 2010
LAS VEGAS, June 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT), a global leader in creating the major slot games players love and casino network systems that improve the player experience, announced today that it received four Casino Journal Top 20 Most Innovative Gaming Technology Products awar - read more »

Pinnacle Entertainment to Present at Macquarie Small- & Mid-Cap Conference - 15 June 2010
LAS VEGAS, June 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pinnacle Entertainment (NYSE: PNK) management will present tomorrow at the Macquarie Small- & Mid-Cap Conference in New York, NY. A copy of the presentation will be accessible at the Investor Relations section of the Company's corporate website, www.pnkinc.com.About Pin - read more »

The World Cup is Scoring in All Markets - 15 June 2010
GIBRALTAR, June 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The eyes of more than half theworld will be glued to the TV for the next few weeks as the FIFA World Cupkicks off. The tournament is the perfect opportunity for markets to boosttheir profits. Video games, beverages, lingerie and even online casinos areall taking advantage of - read more »

PENN Shareholders Overwhelmingly Approve UNITE HERE Resolution to Declassify the - 12 June 2010
PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Wednesday at the Annual Meeting of Penn National Gaming, Inc. (NasdaqGS: PENN) shareholders voted overwhelmingly to approve a shareholder proposal calling for a repeal of the company’s classified board structure and for the annual election of directors. - read more »

PAF World Cup Challenge Will Take One Lucky Player to - 12 June 2010
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Save Up to 50% on APPCON(TM) 2010 Registration During June Special - 12 June 2010
LAS VEGAS, June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- For a limited time only, organizers of APPCON(TM) 2010 are offering prospective attendees a chance to save up to half-off the conference registration and pre-event package fees for the world's only mobile App-centric forum. During its June Special, APPCON(TM) 2010 registration is just - read more »

IGT Appoints Eric Tom to Chief Operating Officer - 12 June 2010
LAS VEGAS, June 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) today appointed Eric Tom to Chief Operating Officer. In his new role, Tom will focus on improving the operational efficiency and increasing the customer focus of the company, and he will continue to report to Patti Hart, IGT CEO. Tom - read more »

Bookie Launches New Website Ready for Record Breaking World Cup - 12 June 2010
MANCHESTER, England, June 11, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- On line betting firmBetfred.com (http://www.betfred.com/) have launched a new website ready forthe World Cup. The Greatest Show on Earth kicks off this Friday and bookmakers areexpecting a record breaker in terms of bets. Betfred.com spokesman Mark Pearson, - read more »

Basports.com Went 20-4 in the Last FIFA Soccer World Cup - 12 June 2010
MONTGOMERY, N.Y., June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Basports.com is ready to win again like they did last time in the soccer World Cup.In 2006, basports.com won 20 out of 24 World Cup plays, as documented by the Sports Eye. With 259 #1-finishes in documented handicapping contest categories, basports.com has been recently named - read more »

Penn National Gaming Moves Up Opening of Hollywood Casino Perryville to September 30, - 11 June 2010
WYOMISSING, Pa. & PERRYVILLE, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Penn National Gaming, Inc. (Nasdaq: PENN) announced today that its new Hollywood Casino Perryville in Cecil County, Maryland will open to the public on September 30, 2010, four weeks earlier than originally estimated, subject to final custo - read more »

Penn National Gaming to Participate in Macquarie Small- & Mid-Cap Conference 2010 on June - 11 June 2010
WYOMISSING, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Penn National Gaming, Inc. (Nasdaq: PENN) announced today that Vice President of Finance, Mario Kontomerkos, will participate in an audio webcast in conjunction with the Company’s presentation at the Macquarie Small- & Mid-Cap Conference 2010 on Wednesd - read more »

Cantor Gaming Signs Deal with Tropicana Las Vegas to Operate New Race and Sports - 11 June 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Cantor Gaming’s state-of-the-art mobile gaming technology will be a key feature of the new, transformed Tropicana Las Vegas. Cantor Gaming, an affiliate of global financial services firm Cantor Fitzgerald, has entered into a partnership with Tropicana Las Vegas t - read more »

PokerTek Extends Contract with Indiana Live! Casino for Additional Two - 11 June 2010
MATTHEWS, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PokerTek, Inc. is pleased to announce that it has signed a two-year contract extension with Indiana Live! Casino for ten PokerPro tables. Indiana Live! Casino first installed the tables in March of 2009. "We’re pleased to continue our relationship with Po - read more »

EveryMatrix Announce the Launch of Its Live Betting Software - 11 June 2010
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- EveryMatrix, the fastest growing iGaming software solution provider has today announced the launch of its Live Betting product, which will initially focus on football in time for this year’s World Cup. Built into the existing odds platform, the Live Betting - read more »

Canadian Poker Tour Signs Deal with Deepstacks - 11 June 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- HeadsUp Entertainment International Inc. (Pinksheets: HDUP) operators of the Canadian Poker Tour (CPT) and Canadian Poker Player Magazine are pleased to announce that they have entered into an agreement to hold a Deepstacks Live seminar at the 2010 Canadian Open Poker - read more »

Mount Airy Casino Resort Gets the Go-Ahead to Launch Table Games - 11 June 2010
MOUNT POCONO, Pa., June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Mount Airy Casino Resort, the landmark Poconos travel destination, today announced the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) has set a launch date of Tuesday, July 13, 2010 for the reinvented resort to introduce table games. Pending a test period and evaluation conducted by - read more »

Poised to Offer Top East Coast Gaming Experience, Mount Airy Casino Resort Launches Asian Player Development - 11 June 2010
MOUNT POCONO, Pa., June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Mount Airy Casino Resort, Poconos landmark destination, anticipating the launch of table games Tuesday July 13, 2010, today announced the launch of its Asian Player Development program including the addition of Edwin Chou, Director of Asian Player Development.Mount Airy's new - read more »

Sands Casino Bethlehem Receives $48,000 Fine for Underage Patron Violations - 11 June 2010
HARRISBURG, Pa., June 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board today fined Sands Bethworks Gaming, LLC, operator of the Sands Resort Casino Bethlehem for permitting underage patrons to gain entrance to the gaming floor and either gamble on slot machines, consume alcohol, or both.The $48,000 c - read more »

PA Gaming Control Board Announces Implementation Schedule for Table Games at Casinos - 11 June 2010
Plan allows all nine operating casinos to begin offering table games within 10 day period in JulyHARRISBURG, Pa., June 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Executive Director of the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board today released a schedule for testing and implementation that will result in the first public availability - read more »

IGT Partners with The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas to Provide Integrated Casino Network - 11 June 2010
LAS VEGAS, June 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT), a global leader in creating the major slot games players love and casino network systems that improve the player experience, announced today that The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas has signed a multi-product and systems agreement featuri - read more »

paddypowerpoker.com Announces its World Cup Fixtures - 11 June 2010
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888 Surges With 10 New Games - 11 June 2010
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VASCO Data Security Urges Soccer Fans to be Cautious When Placing Their Bets Online During the World Cup - 11 June 2010
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Clicking Media Ltd Has Launched All-in-One Hotel Casinos Directory - 11 June 2010
London, United Kingdom, June 10, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Clicking Media Ltd., a renowned UK based online media company that focuses on internet based gaming industry, has launched a comprehensive Hotel Casinos Directory. You will find all sorts of hotel casinos listings in this all-in-one hotel casino directory. The most si - read more »

Free Poker Site NoPayPOKER.com Launches Learn How to Play Poker Online Initiative - 11 June 2010
London, United Kingdom, June 10, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Leading US legal free online poker site NoPayPOKER.com has launched a Learn How to Play Poker Online poker lesson program. Intended for all levels of player from absolute beginner to the more experienced who need to brush up their poker skills.The free poker education - read more »

Mardi Gras Casino Poker Tournament and Player Incentives for June 2010 - 11 June 2010
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Dover Downs Gets Set for Live Table Games - 11 June 2010
Dover, DE, June 10, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Preparations are continuing at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino for the expected opening of live table game operations near the end of June. Craps, Roulette, Blackjack, Baccarat, 3-Card Poker and Pai Gow Poker are among the games to be offered.A truckload of 40 new gaming tables wer - read more »

Cantor Gaming Adds Seasoned Executive Todd Simons to its Management Team as Senior Vice President of Gaming - 10 June 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Cantor Gaming, an affiliate of the global financial services company Cantor Fitzgerald, announced today that Todd Simons has joined Cantor Gaming as Senior Vice President of Gaming Operations. Mr. Simons will be responsible for overseeing all casino related operations - read more »

Canadian Poker Tour Announces the 2010 Canadian Open Poker Championships - the Largest Poker Series in Canadian - 10 June 2010
CALGARY, Alberta--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- HeadsUp Entertainment International Inc. (Pinksheets: HDUP) operators of the Canadian Poker Tour (CPT) and Canadian Poker Player Magazine are pleased to announce details of this year’s premier poker event, the 2010 Canadian Open Poker Championships. Having - read more »

America's Favorite Game Show, THE PRICE IS RIGHT®, is Coming to Florida Lottery Retailers Near You - 10 June 2010
TALLAHASSEE, Fla., June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Sales for the Florida Lottery's newest $5 Scratch-Off game, THE PRICE IS RIGHT® began on Tuesday, June 8, offering players the chance to win up to $250,000 instantly! In addition to five top prizes, THE PRICE IS RIGHT Scratch-Off game also features more than 1.9 million ca - read more »

Tradefair's Economic Calendar Helps Spread Betting Traders Stay Informed - 10 June 2010
LONDON, June 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Did you know that on June the 10th at midday the Bank of England willannounce its rate decision? Or that at 1.30 the next day the US retail salesreport is released? How about the fact that the results of the GfK consumerconfidence survey will be made public on the 30th June at 00.01 - read more »

MicroFirst Delivers Exciting Visual Content for New Parx Casino in PA - 10 June 2010
OAKLAND, N.J., June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- MicroFirst Inc. has delivered exciting new animation and content for more than 3,000 slot machines using Bally Open Architecture iVIEW touch screens at the new Parx Casino in Bensalem, PA. MicroFirst's in-house creative team worked with Parx marketing executives to develop stunnin - read more »

Boyd Gaming Management to Present at Morgan Joseph Conference - 10 June 2010
LAS VEGAS, June 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE: BYD)management will present today at the Morgan Joseph 2010 Best Ideas Conference in New York. A complete copy of the presentation will be available on our web site at www.boydgaming.com.(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20030219/BOYDLO - read more »

Isle of Capri Casinos Completes Acquisition of Rainbow Casino - 10 June 2010
ST. LOUIS, June 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. (Nasdaq: ISLE) today announced the completion of the previously announced acquisition of Rainbow Casino in Vicksburg, Miss. from Bally Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BYI).Under the terms of the agreement, Isle of Capri Casinos paid Bally Technologies $8 - read more »

Shuffle Master, Inc. to Exhibit at the G2E Asia Gaming Expo in Macau June 9 & 10, - 09 June 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Shuffle Master, Inc. (NASDAQ Global Select Market: SHFL) (“Shuffle Master” or the “Company”) today announced that it will exhibit at the Global Gaming Expo Asia (“G2E Asia”) being held in Macau on June 9 and 10, 2010. Product demonstratio - read more »

Lumbee Tribe and Lewin International, LLC Terminate Their Contract for Recognition - 09 June 2010
PEMBROKE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina and Lewin International, LLC have announced their agreement to terminate their Recognition Services Agreement, under which Lewin International had undertaken to provide the Lumbee Tribe with resources for a focused and professio - read more »

Sports Interaction: Live Betting Will Revolutionize World - 09 June 2010
MONTREAL--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- As the eyes of the world turn to Johannesburg and the first ever soccer World Cup on African soil, Sports Interaction is offering what Vegas can’t - a wealth of live betting that matches the scope of the tournament itself. The World Cup is the biggest eve - read more »

Poker.it offers exclusive tournament with - 09 June 2010
ROME--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Poker.it, the first Italian portal dedicated to legal online poker, has witnessed many industry changes recently. One of the primary areas of growth in the legal Italian poker industry is poker rooms and portals organizing online poker tournaments and Poker.it continues to - read more »

Michael Speller, President of the Mashantucket Pequot Gaming Enterprises Resigns Effective Today: William Sherlock to Assume Role as Interim - 09 June 2010
MASHANTUCKET, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Council announced today that Michael Speller, president of the Mashantucket Pequot Gaming Enterprises, resigned effective immediately, to pursue other career opportunities. William Sherlock will assume the role of interim Presi - read more »

Cantor Gaming Introduces Asian Handicap Betting to Nevada at M Resort Race & Sports - 09 June 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Cantor Gaming will offer soccer fans the most exciting wagering experience in Las Vegas by adding Asian Handicap betting on all 2010 World Cup games at the M Resort Spa Casino race and sports book. Cantor Gaming has Spain as a 7-2 favorite to win the Wo - read more »

EveryMatrix Announce Shortlist of Four Accolades Ahead of the eGR B2B - 09 June 2010
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- EveryMatrix, the iGaming industry’s leading software provider announced that it has been shortlisted for four accolades at the newly launched eGaming Review B2B awards which will take place on Monday 14th June at London’s stunning Old Billingsgate. - read more »

North America’s Largest Distributed Antenna System, Covering 13.5 Million Square Feet, is Fully Deployed at CityCenter in Las - 09 June 2010
LAS VEGAS & RICHARDSON, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Some of the world’s most visionary architects and gaming executives have created an unparalleled luxury experience for guests from around the globe who enjoy CityCenter’s hotels, casino, and retail and entertainment district. Equally - read more »

The Las Vegas Mob Experience Has Found A Home On The Strip at Tropicana Las Vegas - 09 June 2010
LAS VEGAS, June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Anchored by the largest collection of authentic artifacts, memorabilia, photos and videos of organized crime ever assembled, The Las Vegas Mob Experience is an attraction unlike any other. The Las Vegas Mob Experience will open December 2010 at Tropicana Las Vegas. The Las Vegas Mob Ex - read more »

Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. Executive to Speak at Morgan Joseph 2010 Best Ideas Conference - 09 June 2010
ST. LOUIS, June 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. (Nasdaq: ISLE) Chief Financial Officer Dale Black is scheduled to speak at the Morgan Joseph 2010 Best Ideas Conference at Le Parker Meridien Hotel in New York on Wednesday, June 9 at 2:00 pm Eastern Time.Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc., founded in 199 - read more »

England on the Drift but Betfred Offer England Fans Insurance - 09 June 2010
MANCHESTER, England, June 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- After losing theirskipper Rio Ferdinand and other concerns still remaining over Fabio Capello'sstarting eleven Betfred.com ( http://www.betfred.com/) have pushed outEngland for World Cup glory. England are now 13/2 to lift the cup in South Africa and online betti - read more »

Football Stars Unite to Tackle Back Pain - 09 June 2010
ROME, June 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- UK Premiership footballer Rory Delap, renowned for hisdevastating throw-in, has joined forces with a number of football heroesacross Europe to support 'Back in Play', a European wide campaign to reachyoung men and women and raise awareness of ankylosing spondylitis (AS), apoorly under - read more »

Powerball(R) Ticket Worth $200,000 Sold in Lancaster County - 08 June 2010
Jackpot for June 9 Drawing Grows to $28 MillionMIDDLETOWN, Pa., June 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- One winning Powerball ticket worth $200,000 from the June 5 drawing was sold at Turkey Hill, 300 Main St., Denver, Lancaster County.The ticket correctly matched all five white balls, 18-34-40-48-59, but not the red Powerba - read more »

Table Games Arrive at Mount Airy - 08 June 2010
NEW YORK, June 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Mount Airy Casino Resort, the legendary Poconos travel destination is pleased to announce the delivery of table games including blackjack, poker, midi baccarat, craps and roulette, Tuesday June 8th at 9:30 a.m.In April, the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board has approved Mount Airy Casin - read more »

Mount Airy Casino Resort Presents Totally Smoke-Free Gaming Room & Full Schedule of Promotions for June - 08 June 2010
NEW YORK, June 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Mount Airy Casino Resort, Poconos landmark destination offering incomparable casino gaming, picturesque setting, ambiance, fine dining, luxury accommodations, outdoor activities and unrivalled amenities, today announced a new smoke-free gaming room, set apart from the main casino on the - read more »

MGM MIRAGE Management to Present at the Goldman Sachs Lodging, Gaming, Restaurant and Leisure Conference 2010 - 08 June 2010
LAS VEGAS, June 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MGM MIRAGE (NYSE: MGM) management will make a Company presentation today at the Goldman Sachs Lodging, Gaming, Restaurant, and Leisure Conference 2010 in New York City. A complete copy of the presentation will be available by visiting our web site at http://www.mgmmirage.com - read more »

International Game Technology to Participate in the Morgan Joseph 2010 Best Ideas Conference - 08 June 2010
LAS VEGAS, June 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT), a global leader in creating the games players love and network systems that improve the player experience, will participate in the Morgan Joseph 2010 Best Ideas Conference on June 9, 2010 in New York City.About IGTInternational Game - read more »

Patrik Selin Takes Reins at Bodog Europe - 08 June 2010
LONDON, June 7, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Patrik Selin, one of the mostrespected names in the gaming industry, is taking the newly created role ofCEO for Bodog Europe. Patrik, whose CV includes the biggest deal ever done ingaming history when at the helm of the OnGame network, which he sold to BWinfor EUR500,000,000, is - read more »

$750,000 World Cup Giveaway Launched at CasinoRewards.com - 08 June 2010
LAS VEGAS, June 7, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Players from around the worldrush to take part in what has been dubbed the biggest online casino promotionever.From now until the World Cup Final on July 11, 2010, all existing playersand any new players who join one of the 19 CasinoRewards.com online casinoswill receive a share - read more »

Don't Get Mugged Online - Protect Yourself From Internet Crime - 08 June 2010
GIBRALTAR, June 7, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Being smart is not enough toprotect yourself from online scamming. There are fake websites popping upevery day. Identity theft and IRS scams are abundant and phishing attacks arethe new black of online fraud. We may not be able to completely stop it, butthere are ways to sign - read more »

Asia Entertainment & Resources Ltd. Announces Record Month of Rolling Chip Turnover in May - 05 June 2010
HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Asia Entertainment & Resources Ltd. (“AERL”) (OTCBB: AERCF) (OTCBB: AERLF), which operates through its subsidiaries as a VIP room gaming promoter, today announced unaudited Rolling Chip Turnover (as defined below) for the month of May 2010. The Company&# - read more »

Bally Technologies’ Cash Spin with U-Spin™Technology Wins ‘Attendee Choice’ and ‘Silver’ Awards in “Top 20 Most Innovative Gaming Technology” - 05 June 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Attendees of the Gaming Technology Summit in Las Vegas last week selected Bally Technologies’ Cash Spin slot machine for the “Attendee Choice” award in Casino Journal’s 2009 “Top 20 Most Innovative Gaming Technology Products” awards - read more »

Black Gaming, LLC Announces Further Cost Reduction - 05 June 2010
MESQUITE, Nev.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In a company prepared statement, Black Gaming, LLC Chief Executive Officer Robert R. “Randy” Black, Sr. said, “In the past two years the Company and I have had to make some difficult decisions to stay afloat, including facility closures, layoffs an - read more »

Full House Resorts to Present at the Morgan Joseph 2010 Best Ideas Investor - 05 June 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Full House Resorts (NYSE Amex US: FLL) announced today that Chief Operating and Chief Financial Officer Mark Miller will be presenting at the Morgan Joseph 2010 Best Ideas Investor Conference on Wednesday, June 9, 2010 at the Millennium Broadway Hotel in New York City - read more »

Magna Entertainment Corp. files twenty-sixth default status report - 05 June 2010
AURORA, ON, June 4 /PRNewswire/ - Magna Entertainment Corp. ("MEC" or the "Company") filed this news release as its twenty-sixth bi-weekly default status report under National Policy 12-203 of the Canadian Securities Administrators, pursuant to which MEC announced that it would not be filing its Annual Report on Form 1 - read more »

Disco Dice Dice Baby at Mardi Gras Casino - 05 June 2010
Hallandale Beach, FL, June 04, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Every Friday and Sunday in June Mardi Gras Casino hosts the Disco Dice Dice Baby Hot Seat promotion as part of the casino’s annual tribute to Disco music. Players will roll for a chance to win $500,000 Cash. Every hour, between 5:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m., two hot se - read more »

Mardi Gras Casino Slot Update - 05 June 2010
Hallandale Beach, FL, June 04, 2010 --(PR.com)-- This gives players the option to choose poker, keno, and blackjack at $0.25, $0.50, and $1.00 denominations. The software was installed last week on 20 (twenty) poker slot machines near the center cage in the casino’s first floor.Mardi Gras Casino is also converti - read more »

Harrah's Entertainment Announces Significant Investment by Apollo Management, TPG Capital and Paulson & Co. Inc. - 04 June 2010
LAS VEGAS, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Harrah's Entertainment, Inc. ("Harrah's") announced today that it has entered into definitive agreements with certain affiliates of each of Apollo Management VI, L.P. and TPG Capital, L.P. (the "Sponsors") and Paulson & Co. Inc., on behalf of investment funds and accounts managed b - read more »

Full Tilt Poker Pro Praz Bansi Wins 2010 WSOP Event #5 - 04 June 2010
DUBLIN, June 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Full Tilt Poker pro Praz Bansi has won Event #5 at the 2010 World Seriesof Poker, collecting his second WSOP bracelet and over $500,000 in prizemoney. One of England's top professional players, Bansi started playing poker in2005 and hasn't looked back since, picking up his first - read more »

FutureLogic Expands Customer Service and Technical Support Across Asia Pacific Region - 04 June 2010
GLENDALE, Calif., June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- FutureLogic, Inc., the world's leading provider of innovative printing and couponing solutions, announced today that it has expanded its customer service and technical support team across the Asia Pacific region with the appointment of Technical Sales Manager, Barry Cook, and Of - read more »

MicroFirst Chosen by Las Vegas Sands Corp. as Multi-Property Provider of Visual Content for Bally Open-Architecture iVIEW - 04 June 2010
OAKLAND, N.J., June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- MicroFirst Inc. has been chosen as the provider of cutting-edge graphics, audio, animation and advanced interactive content for the new Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem. MicroFirst's creative group and in-house audio production team worked in conjunction with Sands Bethlehem's market - read more »

Betfair to Apply for Dutch Licence - 04 June 2010
LONDON, June 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Betfair will be applying for a licence in the Netherlands at the firstopportunity following the decision published by the European Court of Justicethis morning. The court's confirmation of Betfair's long-held belief that sportsbetting licences in the EU should be allocated in a t - read more »

Tulalip Resort Casino Signs Agreement for 200 IGT MLD(R) Video Slot Games - 04 June 2010
LAS VEGAS, June 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT), a global leader in creating the games players love and network systems that improve the player experience, announced today that Tulalip Resort Casino in Tulalip, Wash. signed an agreement to install 200 IGT MLD® slot games. Tula - read more »

One in Five Football Fans Would Miss Birth of Their First Child to Cheer England to World Cup Glory, Reveals Survey - 04 June 2010
LONDON, June 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- More than one in five football supporters would miss the birth of theirfirst child so they could watch England play in the 2010 World Cup final, asurvey has found. The survey, conducted on behalf of online bookmaker PartyBets.com,attempted to find out the lengths that football su - read more »

Play the Super Slingo Jackpot Game Free Online - 04 June 2010
HACKENSACK, N.J., June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Slingo Inc., the digital interactive entertainment company, announces the release of their newest free online game, Super Slingo Jackpot. This game is a free, online version of the real-life five-reel slot machine, featuring authentic casino sounds and a lifelike 2-for-1 wagerin - read more »

International Game Technology to Participate in the Goldman Sachs Lodging, Gaming, Restaurant and Leisure Conference - 03 June 2010
LAS VEGAS, June 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT), a global leader in creating the games players love and network systems that improve the player experience, will participate in the Goldman Sachs Lodging, Gaming, Restaurant and Leisure Conference on June 7 and 8, 2010 in New York Cit - read more »

Scientific Games to Present at Investor Conference - 03 June 2010
NEW YORK, June 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --Scientific Games Corporation (Nasdaq: SGMS) today announced that the Company will present at the Goldman Sachs Lodging, Gaming, Restaurant and Leisure Conference on Monday, June 7, 2010 at 1:30 PM EDT. The webcast and accompanying slide presentation will be accessible under th - read more »

Barry Manilow Named Best Strip Headliner by Las Vegas Weekly - 03 June 2010
LAS VEGAS, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Legendary singer-songwriter Barry Manilow received the "Best Strip Headliner" and "Best Bang for your Buck" awards from Las Vegas Weekly publisher Bruce Spotleson during Manilow's Saturday, May 29 performance at Paris Las Vegas.The awards were voted upon by readers of the publication.( - read more »

Pennsylvania Slot Machine Revenue Rises 13% in May - 03 June 2010
Additionally, $165 million is received from casinos for table games certificationHARRISBURG, Pa., June 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The play of slot machines in Pennsylvania returned $12,391,146 more in tax revenue during May of this year compared to the same month in 2009, an increase of 12.63%.According to figures r - read more »

Tropicana Las Vegas Offers Summer in Paradise Experience - 03 June 2010
LAS VEGAS, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- With summer in Vegas in full swing, there's no better place for a getaway. The great weather combined with Tropicana Las Vegas' new, tropical pool and their Summer in Paradise Experience is the perfect excuse for a vacation. The experience, priced at $49 and valued at $300 is available - read more »

InterCasino Offers Players Big Cash Bonuses for Predicting Match Results - 03 June 2010
LONDON, June 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - World Cup Sportsbook Promotion Launches Today World Cup fever has arrived at InterCasino(http://www.intercasino.co.uk/), the world's first online casino. The siteannounces today the launch of its World Cup Sportsbook, giving players thechance to live the World Cup kick b - read more »

Century South Point 16 Only Theater in the Country to Feature Two XD Cinemas - 03 June 2010
LAS VEGAS, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Michael Gaughan's South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa, at Las Vegas Boulevard and Silverado Ranch, is the new locals' favorite casino for movie experiences with it's Extreme Digital Cinema (XD) creating a premium viewing experience with picture, sound and luxury seating.Michael Gaughan - read more »

The Orleans Hotel & Casino Named as IGT's First sbX(TM) Field Trial Location in Nevada on Non-IGT System - 03 June 2010
LAS VEGAS, June 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT), a global leader in creating the games players love and network systems that improve the player experience, announced today that Boyd Gaming signed an agreement making The Orleans Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas the first official Nev - read more »

GPI to Present RFIDPoker(R), eReady(R) tables at G2E Asia - 03 June 2010
LAS VEGAS, June 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Gaming Partners International Corporation (Nasdaq: GPIC) announced today that it will present the latest in table game products and RFID casino applications at the Global Gaming Expo Asia ("G2E Asia") tradeshow to be held on June 9-10 at the Cotai Strip® CotaiExpo(TM) at - read more »

Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. Announces Fiscal 2010 Fourth Quarter and Year End Results - 03 June 2010
ST. LOUIS, June 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. (Nasdaq: ISLE) (the "Company") today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended April 25, 2010, and other Company-related news.In making the announcement, the Company pointed to a series of accomplishments during the qu - read more »

Free Poker NoPayPOKER.com Launches Official Pro Poker Player Team - 03 June 2010
London, United Kingdom, June 03, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Leading US legal free online Texas Hold em poker site NoPayPOKER.com are launching an official site Pro team, the “NPP Pros”. The team is drawn from the best of the current 120,000 strong member base with 4 of an expected 10 pro player slots filled so far. - read more »

MTR Gaming Group Announces Appointment Roger P. Wagner to Board of - 03 June 2010
CHESTER, W.V.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MTR Gaming Group, Inc. (NasdaqGS: MNTG) announced today that Roger P. Wagner was appointed to the Board as a director. Mr. Wagner has over forty years of experience in the gaming and hotel management industry and is presently a founding partner of House A - read more »

Shuffle Master, Inc. to Announce Second Quarter 2010 Financial - 03 June 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Shuffle Master, Inc. (NASDAQ Global Select Market: SHFL) (“Shuffle Master” or “Company”) announced today that the Company will hold a conference call to discuss its operating results for the second quarter ended April 30, 2010, with the details as - read more »

New York Liberty Announce Foxwoods Resort Casino as the Team’s New Premier - 03 June 2010
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The New York Liberty today announced a new multi-year premier partnership with Foxwoods Resort Casino, North America’s largest resort casino. As part of the partnership Foxwoods will receive prominent logo placement on the Liberty jersey, a first-of-its-kind partn - read more »

Harrah’s Cherokee Expands to 10 PokerPro Tables in New State-of-the-Art Poker - 03 June 2010
MATTHEWS, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PokerTek, Inc. is pleased to announce the installation of three additional PokerPro tables at Harrah’s Cherokee Casino & Hotel in Cherokee, North Carolina. This brings the total number of PokerPro tables to 10, and is the third time that Harrah’s Ch - read more »

Bally Technologies to Showcase Spinning Wheels, Groundbreaking U-Spin™Technology, New iVIEW DM™Applications at G2E - 02 June 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bally Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BYI), a leader in slots, video machines, casino-management, networked, and server-based systems for the global gaming industry, will spotlight an extensive collection of games and systems products at the G2E Asia trade show and co - read more »

Penn National Gaming Management to Present at Goldman Sachs Lodging, Gaming, Restaurant & Leisure Conference on June 7 and June - 02 June 2010
WYOMISSING, Penn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Penn National Gaming, Inc. (Nasdaq: PENN) announced today that President and Chief Operating Officer, Timothy J. Wilmott, will be delivering the keynote address at the Goldman Sachs Lodging, Gaming, Restaurant & Leisure Conference luncheon on Monday, June - read more »

Empire Resorts Appoints Emanuel R. Pearlman - 02 June 2010
MONTICELLO, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Empire Resorts, Inc. (NASDAQ: NYNY) today announced the appointment of Emanuel R. Pearlman to the Company’s Board of Directors. Mr. Pearlman is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Liberation Investment Group, a New York-based investment man - read more »

Thunder Valley Casino Resort Launches New Brand With Creative Logo and Website - 01 June 2010
LINCOLN, Calif., May 31 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of the build up to the grand opening of its new hotel, spa, pool and expanded casino this July, Thunder Valley Casino Resort will launch a new logo and website on June 1. The new logo incorporates a subtle black bear paw print to represent the United Auburn Indian Commun - read more »

Baby Names Gone Bad - 01 June 2010
GIBRALTAR, May 31, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- We all know someone that has aninteresting name, but how many people do you know with the name StrawberryField or Blanket? Last week, a priest from Germany was shocked when asked toname a baby Beginners Luck. Apparently in Sweden all baby names need to be approved by the l - read more »