October 2010 News Article Archive

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Mega Beat Jackpot Hits at the Casino at Delaware - 30 October 2010
WILMINGTON, Del.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Casino at Delaware Park’s third largest Mega Jackpot was hit today with a player holding a Quad of Sevens. The Jackpot winner received $66,595 while the losing hand winner takes home $29,966. The winner with a Quad of Kings takes home $16,649. The 73 l - read more »

Viejas Casino Offers a Chance to Win $500,000 in - 30 October 2010
SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Viejas Casino, southern California’s premier gaming and entertainment destination, is making it easier than ever for a chance to win big - just swipe and win in November’s “Half Million Dollar Mania” promotion. Just swipe your V Club card every - read more »

Shuffle Master, Inc. Completes $200 Million Senior Secured Revolving Credit - 30 October 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Shuffle Master, Inc. (NASDAQ Global Select Market: SHFL) (“Shuffle Master” or the “Company”) today announced that it has entered into a new senior secured revolving credit facility. The $200 million credit facility replaces the existing $165 millio - read more »

Offsidegaming Signs First South American Deal with Elygra - 30 October 2010
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sportsbook technology provider Offsidegaming has today announced the signing of its first South American deal with licensed Argentine operator Elygra Online SA. The first business to business deal of its kind for the company, Offsidegaming has partnered with exi - read more »

Red Flush Keeps on Giving - New Games Released This Month - 30 October 2010
Johannesburg, South Africa, October 29, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Being a Microgaming casino, Red Flush has access to the latest fresh and fun online casino games that are developed by the well-known software providers. This month, Red Flush welcomed four new video slots games into their collection, each one packed with excep - read more »

PokerTek Receives Approval in France for - 29 October 2010
MATTHEWS, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PokerTek, Inc. (Nasdaq: PTEK) announced today that it has received company and product approval from France’s Minister of the Interior. France has nearly 200 gaming properties, many of which are entirely electronic, and PokerPro is currently the only electro - read more »

Spread Betting: Technical Analysis vs. Fundamental Analysis - - 29 October 2010
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In spread betting, traders who open a position without using either fundamental or technical analysis might be considered the equivalent of the pedestrian who crosses the road without looking both ways. Spread betting is risky; why make it more so? Technical ana - read more »

Multimedia Games to Report Fiscal 2010 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results on November 11, Host Conference Call and - 28 October 2010
AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Multimedia Games, Inc. (Nasdaq: MGAM) announced today that it will release financial results for the period ended September 30,2010, its fiscal2010 fourth quarter, on Thursday, November 11, before the market opens. It will also host a conference call and webcast - read more »

U.S. Government Begins to Prosecute the Largest Ever Unfair Labor Practice Case Against a Nevada Gaming - 27 October 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) begins to prosecute its Unfair Labor Practice case against Station Casinos, Inc. in front of Administrative Law Judge Geoffrey Carter. The NLRB’s complaint against the dominant Las Vegas locals casino o - read more »

SafetyPay Solves Micropayment Issues in Gaming - 27 October 2010
MIAMI BEACH, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SafetyPay©, a secure payment facilitator and clearinghouse benefiting online shoppers, online merchants and banks worldwide, is now offering its online payment solution to the gaming industry. With SafetyPay, gamers are now able to make micropaym - read more »

Casino La Vida New Website Launch Party - 27 October 2010
Johannesburg, South Africa, October 26, 2010 --(PR.com)-- On Wednesday the 27th of October, the new look Casino La Vida website will launch into the virtual world. The brand new website is said to better reflect what the Casino La Vida brand is about, and it will come with all the bells and whistles that makes for a n - read more »

Free Online Poker Games Site NoPayPOKER.com Partner with Feltstars.com to Offer Exclusive New Daily Freeroll - 25 October 2010
London, United Kingdom, October 23, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Leading US legal free online poker games site NoPayPOKER.com, in conjunction with partner site Feltstars.com, have launched a new daily freeroll on NoPayPOKER where the 5 daily winners each get a $5 Dollar ticket that they can cash in on their Feltstars.com account - read more »

Hopbet, Inc., Creators of Fire Bet™Side Wager, Receives Louisiana Gaming Control Board - 24 October 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- HopbetInc., creators of Fire Bet, the industry’s most popular craps side wager, has received authorization from theLouisiana Gaming Control Board permitting the Company to install its table game products intoLouisiana casinos.The Fire Bet was submitted - read more »

Union Gaming Research Announces Expansion into High-Yield - 24 October 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Union Gaming Research, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Union Gaming Group, LLC, announced today that Dovydas Pelegrimas has joined the firm as a high-yield research analyst. Pelegrimas joins the firm with 8 years of research experience, most notably as an a - read more »

Gross Gaming Revenue Totaled $80.5 Billion in 2009 - 23 October 2010
Rockville, MD, October 22, 2010 --(PR.com)-- MarketResearch.com has announced the addition of Richard K. Miller & Associates’ new report “Casinos, Gaming & Wagering 2010” to their collection of Entertainment market reports. For more information, visit http://www.marketresearch.com/product/dis - read more »

Dover Downs Gaming & Entertainment, Inc. Quarterly Earnings Conference Call - 22 October 2010
DOVER, Del.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dover Downs Gaming & Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:DDE) invites you to participate in a conference call subsequent to the release of Dover Downs Gaming & Entertainment, Inc.’s. earnings for the third quarter ended September 30, 2010. The conference call wil - read more »

Asia Entertainment & Resources Ltd. Announces Rolling Chip Turnover for First 15 Days of - 22 October 2010
HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Asia Entertainment & Resources Ltd. (“AERL”) (NASDAQ: AERL, AERLW), which operates through its subsidiaries and related promoter companies as a VIP room gaming promoter, today announced unaudited Rolling Chip Turnover (as defined below) for the first 15 - read more »

Unibet Group plc: Invitation to Financial - 22 October 2010
STOCKHOLM--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Unibet Group plc will publish its Interim report for the third quarter 2010 on Wednesday 3 November 2010 at 07.30 (CET). In connection with this, Unibet’s CEO Henrik Tjärnström will host a presentation in English at FinancialHearings, Operaterrassen - read more »

Cherry Casino announces multi-million jackpots and frequent new games for - 22 October 2010
VALLETTA, Malta--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In an exclusive interview with Online Gambling Pal, Mr Huw Thomas, Head of Cherry Casino based in Malta talked about the success of Cherry Casino over the past ten years and more specifically about exciting plans on the horizon for 2011. A self-proclaimed - read more »

Littlefield Corporation Announces Application for South Carolina Promoter - 22 October 2010
AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Littlefield Corporation (OTCBB: LTFD) announced that its South Carolina subsidiary has applied for a promoter license for an additional hall in South Carolina. Through this licensing the subsidiary will assume direct promotional management of an additiona - read more »

Full House Resorts to Announce Third Quarter Results on Monday, November 8, - 22 October 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Full House Resorts (NYSE Amex US: FLL) announced today that it will report third quarter 2010 financial results before the market opens on Monday, November 8, 2010. The company will host a conference call that day to discuss the results at 4:30 PM Eastern Time. - read more »

WMS Files Patent Infringement Lawsuit against Bally - 22 October 2010
WAUKEGAN, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- WMS Gaming Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of WMS Industries Inc. (NYSE:WMS), a leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of games and gaming machines to the global gaming industry, today announced that it has filed a lawsuit against Bally Gaming, Inc., - read more »

PokerTek to Announce Third Quarter Results, Cash Flow Positive, Margins Up - 22 October 2010
MATTHEWS, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PokerTek, Inc. (NASDAQ: PTEK) announced today that it expects to release financial results for the third quarter of 2010 before the market opens on Tuesday, November 2, 2010. A conference call and webcast will be held on that same day at 11:00 a.m. EDT. - read more »

San Manuel Indian Bingo & Casino Debuts Interactive TV Bingo Game in Los - 22 October 2010
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- San Manuel Indian Bingo & Casino is offering residents of the Los Angeles television market a chance to win $500 by playing a simulated bingo game on television. The game awards at least one $500 prize every Friday, and often more. Winners in Castaic, Font - read more »

Wynn Resorts Announces Earnings Release - 22 October 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ: WYNN) announced today that it will release the Company’s financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2010 on Tuesday, November 2, 2010, followed by a conference call at 1:30 p.m. PT (4:30 p.m. ET). The call - read more »

Danny Bonaduce Headlines October 20th Celebrity Bounty Poker Tournament at Delaware - 22 October 2010
WILMINGTON, Del.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Delaware Park is hosting a Celebrity Poker Tournament at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, October 20. Registration will start at noon in the new Poker Tournament Room, located on the Racetrack Clubhouse second floor. In addition to WYSP’s Danny Bonaduce, personalit - read more »

MTR Gaming Group to Report Third Quarter 2010 Results on Monday, November 8, - 22 October 2010
CHESTER, W.Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MTR Gaming Group, Inc. (NasdaqGS: MNTG) today announced that it will issue its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2010 on Monday, November 8, 2010 before the stock market opens. Management will conduct a conference call focusing on the - read more »

Anchor Loans, Inc.s Dan Harrington Joins the Poker Hall of Fame - 20 October 2010
Calabasas, CA, October 19, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Anchor Loans, Inc. today announced the induction of co-founder Dan Harrington into the World Series of Poker’s (“WSOP”) Poker Hall of Fame for 2010. The WSOP also inducted Erik Seidel, a world class poker player with eight WSOP Bracelets and the founder of - read more »

EveryMatrix Selects Visionary iGaming as Its Live Dealer Provider - 19 October 2010
London, United Kingdom, October 18, 2010 --(PR.com)-- EveryMatrix, a world leading software provider of both sportsbook and turnkey solutions, has signed an agreement with Visionary iGaming, the industry’s fastest growing live dealer provider, to supply its B2B clients with the most interactive live casino games - read more »

Foxwoods Resort Casino and MGM Grand at Foxwoods Report September Slot - 16 October 2010
MASHANTUCKET, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Foxwoods Resort Casino and MGM Grand at Foxwoods today reported to the Connecticut State Division of Special Revenue that slot revenue for the month of September was $56.1 million. This amount represents an increase of 2.1 percent in slot win and 4.1 percent - read more »

Asia Entertainment & Resources Ltd. to Announce Third Quarter Results on Tuesday, October 19, - 16 October 2010
HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Asia Entertainment & Resources Ltd. (“AERL”) (NASDAQ: AERL, AERLW), which operates through its subsidiaries and related promoter companies as a VIP room gaming promoter, today announced that it will report its third quarter results after the market close - read more »

WMS to Report Fiscal 2011 First Quarter Results on November 1 and Host Conference Call and - 16 October 2010
WAUKEGAN, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- WMS Industries Inc. (NYSE:WMS) announced that it will release its fiscal 2011 first quarter results after the market closes on Monday, November 1, 2010, and will host a conference call and webcast at 4:30 p.m. ET on Monday, November 1. Both the call and webcast a - read more »

Parx Casino Signs Multi-Year Renewal for Hosted Marketing Software with NCR - 16 October 2010
DULUTH, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) today announced that Parx Casino® has selected the hosted NCR APTRA eMarketing solution to enable synchronized customer communications across multiple channels. Parx Casino®, a division of Greenwood Gaming and Entert - read more »

ComTrade Joins Forces with Palaces Casino to Launch Live Games - 16 October 2010
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ComTrade (formerly HERMES SoftLab), has today announced the launch of its Live Games system, which brings together the excitement of Roulette and Blackjack played in a traditional landbased casino and the world of online gaming. Licensed by the UK Ga - read more »

Research and Markets: Informate Mobile Gaming Report - Mobile Gaming Revenues in India is Forecast to Reach About $450 Million by - 16 October 2010
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/abe23a/informate_mobile_g) has announced the addition of the "Informate Mobile Gaming Report" report to their offering. In todays fast paced life, it is difficult to find exclusive time for enterta - read more »

Free Online Poker Site NoPayPOKER.com Launch 2010 Holiday Freeroll Poker Tournaments - 15 October 2010
London, United Kingdom, October 14, 2010 --(PR.com)-- US Legal free online poker site NoPayPOKER.com has announced a series of four holiday celebration freeroll tournaments.The free poker tournaments will run on Halloween (Sunday 31st October), Thanksgiving (Thursday 25th November), Christmas Day (Saturday 25th Decemb - read more »

Asia Entertainment & Resources Ltd. Announces Non-Binding Memorandum of Understanding to Acquire King’s Gaming Promotion Limited’s VIP Room in the Venetian - 13 October 2010
HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Asia Entertainment & Resources Ltd. (“AERL”) (NASDAQ: AERL, AERLW), which operates through its subsidiaries and related promoter companies as a VIP room gaming promoter, today announced that it has entered into a non-binding memorandum of understanding, - read more »

Tracinda Announces Participation in MGM Resorts’ Common Stock - 13 October 2010
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Tracinda Corporation announced today that in conjunction with a primary offering of 40,900,000 shares of common stock announced today by MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) (“MGM Resorts”), Tracinda is offering up to 27,782,000 shares of MGM Res - read more »

PokerTek Announces Chris Moneymaker to Play in 2011 Carnival PokerPro - 13 October 2010
MATTHEWS, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PokerTek, Inc. and Carnival Cruise Lines are pleased to announce that poker legend Chris Moneymaker will play in the third annual Carnival PokerPro® Challenge poker tournament onboard the Carnival Destiny the week of January 29, 2011. Moneymaker, a World Ser - read more »

Littlefield Corporation Announces South Carolina Bingo Hall - 13 October 2010
AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Littlefield Corporation (OTCBB: LTFD) announced today it has completed the relocation of its Aiken, South Carolina-based bingo hall to Warrenville, South Carolina. The newly renovated hall location is named “Mr. Bingo Valley.” The relocation is - read more »

Harrah’s Entertainment and e-Dialog to Present at DMA - 13 October 2010
BURLINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- e-Dialog, a proven provider of advanced e-mail and multichannel marketing solutions within the GSI Commerce (Nasdaq: GSIC) Global Marketing Services division today announced that John Rizzi, president and CEO of e-Dialog, and Monica Sullivan, vice presid - read more »

William Hill Places Winning Bet with iovation Fraud - 13 October 2010
PORTLAND, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- iovation, the device reputation authority protecting online businesses from fraud and abuse, announced that William Hill, the UK’s leading betting and gaming company, has adopted iovation ReputationManager 360 as part of its overall fraud prevention st - read more »

Pokertronic RFID Poker Table Celebrates World Premiere at European Poker Championship in Casino Baden - 11 October 2010
Regensburg, Germany, October 10, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Pokertronic presents its RFID Poker Table, an efficient standalone solution for visualizing poker games aimed particularly at poker casinos, poker clubs and ambitious amateur poker players. This all-in-one system has an excellent price-performance ratio comprising the - read more »

Littlefield Corporation Announces Asset Purchase Agreement for Bingo - 08 October 2010
AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Littlefield Corporation (OTCBB: LTFD) announced today it has signed an asset purchase agreement to acquire a bingo hall in an existing market through appropriately formed and licensed wholly owned corporate subsidiaries. Jeffrey L. Minch, President and Ch - read more »

Asia Entertainment & Resources Ltd. Announces Rolling Chip Turnover for September - 08 October 2010
HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Asia Entertainment & Resources Ltd. (“AERL”) (NASDAQ: AERL, AERLW), which operates through its subsidiaries and related promoter companies as a VIP room gaming promoter, today announced unaudited Rolling Chip Turnover (as defined below) for the month of - read more »

DataArt Completes iPad Application for - 08 October 2010
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- DataArt, a high-end software development company with R&D centers in Eastern Europe, today announced its role in the development of the recently released iPad application for Betfair, the world’s largest international online sports betting provider. DataArt helped Betfair to bring - read more »

Entertainment Gaming Asia to Report Third Quarter 2010 Results on October 27, 2010 and Host Conference Call and - 08 October 2010
HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Entertainment Gaming Asia Inc. (NYSE Amex: EGT) announced today that it will release its third quarter 2010 financial results on Wednesday, October 27, 2010 and will host a conference call that same day at 8:30 a.m. ET. The conference call number is 800/909-8 - read more »

Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority to Speak at the Deutsche Bank 2010 Leverage Finance Conference on October 6, - 06 October 2010
UNCASVILLE, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mitchell Grossinger Etess, Chief Executive Officer, and Leo M. Chupaska, Chief Financial Officer, both of the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority, or the Authority, will speak on behalf of the Authority at the Deutsche Bank 2010 Leverage Finance Conference to be h - read more »

INX Announces Wildhorse Resort and Casino - 06 October 2010
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- INX Inc., (NASDAQ:INXI; the “Company”; or “INX”) announced today that it has successfully completed a comprehensive data center virtualization and unified communications project for Wildhorse’s resort expansion. Wildhorse Resort and Cas - read more »

Award Winning Affiliate Program CWC Affiliates Rebrands to Affiliate - 05 October 2010
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Award winning affiliate program CWC Affiliates has announced that it has undergone an entire rebrand and has today launched as Affiliate Edge. To celebrate, Affiliate Edge will offer 50% commission to new affiliates for the first two months from registrati - read more »

Casino Euro Director Announces to Bring Land Based Casino Experience - 05 October 2010
VALLETTA, Malta--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In an interview with Online Gambling Pal, Mr Kevin Saliba, Director of Casino Euro based in Malta, made a number of important announcements regarding the Casino Euro customer experience and his vision for the future. Kevin Saliba highlighted Casino Euro - read more »

Ten Lucky Guests Win a Total of $116,000 at the Grand Finale of Viejas Casino’s “Sweet Celebration” Promotion, for a Grand Total Giveaway of More Than $269,000 in - 02 October 2010
SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Winning never tasted sweeter for ten lucky guests at Viejas Casino on Thursday, as they won a total of $116,000 in the Grand Finale drawing in the “Sweet Celebration” promotion. There was an air of excitement and a huge crowd on the casino floor Thu - read more »

New Joint Venture Formed Between Tribal Financial Advisors and Cannery Casino - 01 October 2010
EL SEGUNDO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Tribal Financial Advisors, Inc. (TFA), and Cannery Casino Resorts, LLC (CCR), announced today the formation of a new joint venture that will focus on identifying, pursuing and entering into agreements with Native American Indian Tribes throughout the United S - read more »

Viejas Casino Ups the Ante on Customer Service with New V Club - 01 October 2010
SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Viejas Casino, southern California’s premier gaming and entertainment destination, today unveiled a new, expanded V Club booth designed to enhance guest service. The new V Club booth is centrally located near the south entrance and the Table Games area, and featu - read more »

Foxwoods Resort Casino Cooks Up Fourth Annual Food & Wine - 01 October 2010
MASHANTUCKET, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- If gluttony is one of the seven deadly sins, then it's time to embrace being sinful. From November 5 to 7, Foxwoods Resort Casino’s Fourth Annual Food & Wine Festival, a three-day festival featuring nationally acclaimed chefs from Foxwoods and beyon - read more »

Research and Markets: The 11th Edition of the Internet Gambling Report: The Definitive Legal Resource on Internet Gambling Since Its First Printing In - 01 October 2010
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4c89b0/casino_citys_inte) has announced the addition of the "Casino City's Internet Gambling Report - Eleventh Edition" report to their offering. An Evolving Conflict between Technology and Law: - read more »