August 2011 News Article Archive

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Badbeat.com's Free Poker Training System Analyses Actual Play, Gives Feedback - 31 August 2011
"Play & Fix" Report Cards are just part of the comprehensive online poker training system that Badbeat.com  developed for their stable of sponsored poker players. Now the MyGame training facility is available free to anyone that’s serious about improving their game.One of the most popular features of the MyGam - read more »

Grande Vegas Casino Players Urged to Check Their Casino Message Center for Surprise Bonuses this Month - 31 August 2011
Grande Vegas Casino players will be checking their messages more frequently this month since the popular online casino will be sending news about special offers such as no-deposit bonuses, cash-back bonuses, add-on tournaments and extra deposit bonuses three times in September. They’re not saying when the messages will - read more »

Cash 5 Ticket Worth $225,000 Sold in Luzerne County - 30 August 2011
MIDDLETOWN, Pa., Aug. 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- One jackpot-winning Cash 5 ticket worth $225,000 from the Aug. 29 drawing was sold at Turkey Hill, 257 S. Main St., Pittston, Luzerne County. The ticket correctly matched all five balls, 05-16-21-30-39, to win a jackpot of $225,000, less 25-percent federal wi - read more »

Dragonfish Powers Microgame's Casino Brands - 30 August 2011
LONDON, August 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dragonfish, the award winning B2B Division of 888 Holdings plc, announces the launch of its Casino for Microgame S.p.A's licensed brands in Italy. Dragonfish is continuing the successful rollout of Italian Casino brands powered by its CasinoFlex gaming plat - read more »

Hoof It 6/1 With Sponsors After Being Supplemented for Betfred Sprint Cup - 30 August 2011
MANCHESTER, England, August 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hoof It has been installed as a 6/1 chance by the sponsors for Saturday's Betfred Sprint Cup at Haydock after connections supplemented the gelding for the race. Mick Easterby's four-year-old was beaten favourite in the Coolmore Nunthorpe Stakes - read more »

Renowned Solo Artist and Eagles Founder, Don Henley, to Perform at Table Mountain Casino! - 30 August 2011
FRIANT, Calif., Aug. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Legendary artist Don Henley will grace the Event Center stage at Table Mountain Casino on Wednesday, October 5th for what is sure to be a night to remember! This show will offer an intimate setting to witness one of the most influential artists in music history perform li - read more »

Harrah's Cherokee Casino & Hotel Opens North Carolina's First Johnny Rockets - 30 August 2011
ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Aug. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnny Rockets is pleased to announce its newest location at Harrah's Cherokee Casino & Hotel, bringing the company's unique blend of all-American fare, timeless music and vibrant decor to Cherokee, North Carolina. This marks Johnny Rockets' 21st restaurant in a - read more »

Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. Extends Exchange Offer - 30 August 2011
ST. LOUIS, Aug. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. (Nasdaq: ISLE) announced today that it has extended until 5:00 p.m., New York City time, September 2, 2011, unless further extended, its offer to exchange its registered 7.750% Senior Notes due 2019 for its unregistered outstanding 7.750% Senior Not - read more »

EUR1,000 Weekly Prize Pot for new Players Participating in the Europa Casino Rookie Race - 30 August 2011
LONDON, August 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Europa Casino's Rookie Race [http://www.europacasino.com/ec_leaderboard_1.html ] Promotion Offers new Players the Chance to Win Part of the Weekly EUR1,000 Prize Pot in a Special Tournament Restricted to First Time Depositors. Throughout the month of Septe - read more »

Hickey Urges Gov. Quinn to Block Chicago Casino Expansion - 30 August 2011
ORLAND PARK, Ill., Aug. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- 11th District -- Jim Hickey Sunday called on Gov. Patrick Quinn to block plans by Chicago to build a casino and to suspend casino expansion in the state. Hickey, a candidate to represent the 11th Congressional District in next year's election, said that the expansion - read more »

While Full Tilt Poker is down, PokerStars player Daniel Negreanu plays online poker from Canada, Canadian-poker.ca reports - 27 August 2011
MONTREAL--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Canadian-poker.ca (http://www.canadian-poker.ca) reports that Daniel Negreanu has officially relocated to Toronto in order to get back to online poker via PokerStars. Luckily for Negreanu, he holds the right passport to regain access to the online poker world. Am - read more »

Rewards During Play with Break the Bank Scheme at City Bingo - 27 August 2011
CHESTER, England--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The latest schemes to join the bursting line up at City Bingo are the Break the Bank and VIP schemes. Both look to reward players for their loyalty to the site by providing more bingo bonuses and special games to be added to players’ accounts. The - read more »

Where the Black Knight™rides, a king’s ransom might follow! Play the exclusive Black Knight online slot game, only at Jackpot Party® - 27 August 2011
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- He vowed to fight for the glory of his kingdom, to win riches and honour his fair maiden. And now BLACK KNIGHT rides for you! Honour thy king in BLACK KNIGHT, the awesome 30-line G+ slot game, only available at Jackpot Party. Keep an eye out for 3 or more crest - read more »

Raising the Limits and Lowering Prices: New Traders at BetOnline.com - 27 August 2011
PANAMA CITY, Panama, August 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The fastest growing sportsbook in the US, Betonline.com, is also rapidly expanding a more competitive offer on international sports as well as improving on its traditional strengths in NFL, NCAA Football and basketball, NBA and MLB with an injection o - read more »

Massive Cash Jackpot Luck Strikes Twice Within Days at Table Mountain Casino! - 27 August 2011
FRIANT, Calif., Aug. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Massive Cash Jackpots are exclusive to Table Mountain Casino and have paid countless jackpots to many happy slot players. Within just days of each other, the Friant, CA casino awarded two more! These exciting jackpots create even more WINNING for slot players. Marilyn o - read more »

Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa to Close Friday, August 26 Due to Hurricane Irene - 27 August 2011
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J., Aug. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As a result of the potential impact of Hurricane Irene, Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa will temporarily close to the public, effective Friday, August 26th, at 6 p.m. ET. All customers will be required to leave the premises at that time. Borgata will not be acceptin - read more »

Sky Vegas Casino Game Alice's Wonderland Hits £380k Jackpot! - 27 August 2011
LONDON, August 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - No White Rabbits as the Game's Jackpot Spirals Beyond the GBP380k Mark! There's a frenzy of excitement in the online casino world as Sky Vegas' popular casino game, Alice's Wonderland, reaches an astonishing jackpot total of GBP380k!* Masters of the onlin - read more »

Rovers to Earn Their Spurs - 27 August 2011
DUBLIN, August 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The good news continued today for Shamrock Rovers after they were drawn in the same Europa League group as Premier League giants Tottenham Hotspur. Paddy Power have installed the Hoops at 40/1 to win and 10/1 to qualify from Group A which also includes conquerors - read more »

Viejas Outlets and Computers 2 SD Kids Host eWaste Drop Off Event - 26 August 2011
SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Viejas Outlets and Computers 2 SD Kids are hosting an eWaste recycling drop off event on Saturday, August 27. When you make a donation, you’ll receive a free voucher to the award-winning Harvest Buffet at Viejas Casino. Computers 2 SD Kids is a growin - read more »

Price War in the "Per Head" Market: PayPerHead.com's New Lower Prices Rattles the Status Quo - 26 August 2011
PANAMA CITY, August 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Recently reinvigorated PricePerHead.com seems to have unleashed a bit of a price war in this online sportsbook niche. "Per head" services, as they are typically called, offer local "agents" full online sportsbook services (and often casino and poker as well) - read more »

Pinnacle Entertainment Announces Management Promotions - 26 August 2011
LAS VEGAS, Aug. 25, 2011/PRNewswire/ -- Pinnacle Entertainment (NYSE: PNK) today announced that Geno M. Iafrate, currently Senior Vice President and General Manager of L'Auberge Lake Charles with oversight of Boomtown New Orleans and Boomtown Bossier, has been promoted to Senior Vice President of Louisiana Operations - read more »

Cantor Gaming Gains Final Licensing Approval to Run Sports Wagering at The Venetian and The Palazzo - 26 August 2011
LAS VEGAS, Aug. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cantor Gaming announced today that it has received final licensing approval by the Nevada Gaming Commission and Gaming Control Board to operate the Race & Sports Books at The Venetian and The Palazzo. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110720/MM38949LOGO ) With t - read more »

Daily Bonuses of up to EUR50 Awarded to all Players During Happy Hour Throughout September at Titan Casino - 26 August 2011
LONDON, August 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Titan Casino [http://www.titancasino.com ]marks the end of summer vacation with Happy Hour Bonuses of up to EUR50 every workday throughout September Titan Casino is pleased to announce a special promotion to mark the end of summer vacation, and help players - read more »

Plaza Hotel and Casino Chooses to Work Exclusively With Expedia as Its OTA of Choice - 26 August 2011
LAS VEGAS, Aug. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Plaza Hotel and Casino announced today it has entered into an exclusive multi-year partnership agreement with Expedia, Inc., the world's largest online travel company. The agreement makes Expedia the only online travel agency (OTA) to offer the Plaza's all-new guest rooms - read more »

IGN Entertainment & Caesars Entertainment Announce Partnership to Bring Professional Video Gaming Tournaments to Caesars Casino Hotels - 26 August 2011
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 25, 2011/PRNewswire/ -- IGN Entertainment, the leading video games media company, and Caesars Entertainment, the world's largest casino entertainment company, today announced a partnership to bring IGN Pro League (IPL) gaming tournaments to Caesars casinos. The live tournament event - IPL 3: Orig - read more »

Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. Announces Fiscal 2012 First Quarter Results - 26 August 2011
ST. LOUIS, Aug. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISLE) (the "Company") today reported financial results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2012, the three-month period ended July 24, 2011, and other Company-related news. Consolidated Results The following table outlines the Company's f - read more »

Cayetano Gaming Announces Deal with Sky Vegas - 26 August 2011
DOUGLAS, Isle of Man, August 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cayetano Gaming is pleased to announce a deal to license its casino games to online casino giant Sky Vegas. SkyVegas.com will license Cayetano's casino games including Roulette, Blackjack and a suite of slot machine games including Fun Fair, M - read more »

What is Pairs Trading? The Financial Trading Strategy Explained - 26 August 2011
LONDON, August 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- An increasing number of traders today opt for pairs trading when deciding their spread betting or CFD trading strategy. The concept centres around balance. Through pairs trading, a trader aims to create overall profit by taking two opposite spread betting position - read more »

Using Historical Data to Predict Future Market Movements - 26 August 2011
LONDON, August 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Research undertaken by MarketWatch in 2010 revealed that the Dow Jones Industrial Average has lost an average of 1.13 percent in September every year since its formation. But is historical performance a good guide to the future? Sandy Jadeja, Chief Technica - read more »

Global Gaming Events to Give Away Punta Cana Poker Classic Packages - 26 August 2011
Las Vegas, NV, August 24, 2011 --(PR.com)-- BetDSI have partnered once again with Global Gaming Events to offer players a huge prize package, including a $3k Punta Cana Poker Classic (PCPC) Package and a half Punta Cana Package valued at $1650.There are 2 chances to win these packages: Saturday 27th August and Saturda - read more »

Global Gaming Event Launches PokerLoco $2,000 Event - 26 August 2011
Las Vegas, NV, August 24, 2011 --(PR.com)-- Global Gaming Events are pleased to announce their $2,000 Poker Loco event.The events consist of: A $500 Freeroll held on Saturday, September 3rd, 2011 at 2:00pm ET, and a $1,500 Cash Added Buyin held on Sunday, September 4th, 2011 at 2:00pm ET.An extra $500 is allocated to - read more »

Intertops Poker Hosts $2000 No Strings Free Roll This Sunday - 25 August 2011
Intertops Poker has teamed up with Bluff Europe to offer a $2000 free roll with no deposit or qualification requirements for new players. The truly free freeroll will be held at Intertops Poker Sunday August 28th at 5:00 pm Eastern time.“This is a great time for players to check out our site,” said Intertops’ poker ro - read more »

Florida Lottery Teams up with Eight Florida Universities for a Fan-Tastic College Football Promotion - 25 August 2011
TALLAHASSEE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Florida Lottery today announced a partnership with eight Florida universities to offer the Fan-tastic College Football Promotion, giving FLORIDA LOTTO™players the chance to support their local college football teams while winning a variety of prizes i - read more »

Lakes Entertainment Announces Joint Venture for Dania Jai Alai Casino Development - 25 August 2011
MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Lakes Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ: LACO) announced that it has entered into a joint venture with Dania Entertainment Center, LLC (“DEC”) for the management and redevelopment of the existing Dania Jai Alai fronton in Dania Beach, Florida, to convert it into - read more »

Viejas Casino Offers Free Meal at Harvest Buffet on September 13 - 25 August 2011
SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Viejas Casino, Southern California’s premier gaming, dining and entertainment destination, is celebrating its 20th Anniversary by offering the public a free meal at the award-winning Harvest Buffet. That’s a free meal - no strings attached - from 9 a.m. - read more »

WMS Receives Approval from Nevada Gaming Commission for the Initial Commercial Release of WAGE-NET® Networked Gaming System - 25 August 2011
LAS VEGAS & WAUKEGAN, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- WMS Gaming Inc., a subsidiary of WMS Industries Inc. (NYSE:WMS), announced approval by the Nevada Gaming Commission for the initial commercial version of the Company’s WAGE-NET networked gaming system solution interoperable with a specific sl - read more »

Statement from Richard D. Bronson, Chairman of U.S. Digital Gaming, in Reaction to California Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg’s Letter to Online Gaming Stakeholders Today - 25 August 2011
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- “We embrace Senator Darrell Steinberg’s commitment to getting this important online gaming legislation completed properly and with a focus on creating a successful, healthy long-term industry. There has been good progress in California this year in moving - read more »

Penn National Gaming Names Joe Hasson General Manager of Hollywood Casino Lawrenceburg - 25 August 2011
WYOMISSING, Pa. & LAWRENCEBURG, Ind.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Penn National Gaming, Inc. (Nasdaq: PENN) announced today that subject to customary regulatory approvals, Joe Hasson, 55, has been named General Manager of Hollywood Casino Lawrenceburg. Mr. Hasson will report to John Finamore, Senior Vi - read more »

Viejas Casino Guests Celebrate 20-Year Winning Streak - 25 August 2011
SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Viejas Casino, Southern California’s premier gaming, dining and entertainment destination, is celebrating its 20th anniversary with special events and promotions during September...including a drawing for a 2012 Corvette. And on September 13, Viejas Casi - read more »

Bally Continues Innovation Award Streak with Four HOT Awards for Trailblazing Systems Products - 25 August 2011
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bally Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BYI), a leader in slots, video machines, casino-management, mobile applications, and server-based systems for the global gaming industry, today announced it won four awards in Casino Enterprise Management’s second annual Hosp - read more »

"Using Candlestick Patterns for Short-Term Trading Strategies" - Free Trading Seminar From City Index - 21 August 2011
LONDON, August 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As disappointing German growth data re-stokes investor worries and London equities fall back under pressure, award-winning spread betting provider City Index (http://www.cityindex.co.uk) is helping traders keep themselves in the financial loop with a free candlest - read more »

IndigoVision and Reliable Security Sound & Data Chosen to Provide Security Surveillance System for New Casino - 21 August 2011
Edison, NJ, August 20, 2011 --(PR.com)-- IndigoVision, the leading manufacturer of complete IP Video security solutions, and its certified integration partner, Reliable Security Sound & Data, are pleased to announce that they are the vendors and solution of choice for the new Legendary Waters Resort & Casino W - read more »

Betsson in B2B Cooperation with Arsenal Football Club - 20 August 2011
STOCKHOLM--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Regulatory News: Betsson (STO:BETSB) Business Solutions has signed a three year B2B contract with one of the most prestigious Football clubs in the world, Arsenal Football Club (“the Gunners”). Betsson becomes the Club’s Official Betting Partne - read more »

GGG Marketing Announces New Concert Sponsorship Opportunities at MotorCity Casino Hotel - 19 August 2011
ATLANTA & DETROIT--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Atlanta-based GGG Marketing today announced the extension of its partnership with MotorCity Casino Hotel in Detroit, to market sponsorship of live concert events at MCCH’s SoundBoard venue. Upcoming events include LeAnn Rimes (September 15), Richard M - read more »

CasinoenLinea.es: Online Gambling Law Boosts the Spanish Economy with $137.5 Million - 19 August 2011
VALLETTA, Malta--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Online gambling is growing rapidly in Spain. Therefore, the government is introducing a new law. This law will regulate the online gambling industry. With this online gambling law, the Spanish government will give a positive boost to the economy. Just for - read more »

Terrelle Pyroe NFL Supplemental Draft Odds Released by Betonline.com - 19 August 2011
PANAMA CITY, Panama, August 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hours after the NFL declared former Ohio State Buckeyes signal-caller Terrelle Pryor eligible for Monday's Supplemental Draft, the fastest growing sportsbook in the US, BetOnline, released odds on where he'll land. It's been an incredibly scand - read more »

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board Approves Fines Totaling $30,000 - 19 August 2011
HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board today levied fines totaling $30,000 for a regulatory violation by a casino operator and for an individual's illegal campaign contribution. The casino fine was the result of a consent agreement between the PGCB's Office of - read more »

PA Gaming Control Board Renews Casino Operator's License for The Meadows Racetrack and Casino - 19 August 2011
HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board today unanimously voted to renew the Category 1 casino operator's license of Washington Trotting Association, Inc., operator of The Meadows Racetrack & Casino in Washington County. The seven member Board determined tha - read more »

Open a Spread Betting Account with City Index and Receive £150 Trading Credit* - 19 August 2011
LONDON, August 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- City Index (http://www.cityindex.co.uk), a leading provider of spread betting, CFD trading and margined foreign exchange, is giving new traders GBP150 trading credit when they deposit GBP500 into a new City Index spread betting account*. To claim their excl - read more »

Betfred Offers £100,000 "Autumn Double" Bonus as Entries Revealed for Historic Heritage Handicaps - 19 August 2011
MANCHESTER, England, August 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Increase in Entries for Both the Betfred Cambridgeshire and the Betfred Cesarewitch Betfred will generously award a fantastic GBP100,000 bonus to any stable that wins both legs of the historic Autumn Double, the GBP160,000 Betfred Cambridgeshir - read more »

Poker in the Park Speakers Offer Free Strategy Lectures at the World's Biggest Free Poker Festival - 18 August 2011
Neil Channing and Sam Trickett will be among the top names in poker appearing at the lecture marquees at Poker in the Park. The marquee will offer free strategy lectures running around the clock and feature some of the UK’s best players, giving members of the public the chance to meet their heroes, with Q&A’s, phot - read more »

Shuffle Master, Inc. Gears Up for Australasian Gaming Expo with Game-Changing Innovations - 18 August 2011
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Shuffle Master, Inc. (NASDAQ Global Select Market: SHFL) announced today that it will display an impressive range of game titles and diverse product innovations at the 2011 Australasian Gaming Expo (“AGE”) on August 21- 23, 2011 at the Sydney Convention and - read more »

Caesars Entertainment's Linq Project to Revitalize Las Vegas Strip, Create Jobs - 18 August 2011
LAS VEGAS, Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Linq, a $550 million retail, dining, entertainment and hospitality district located at the heart of the Las Vegas Strip, will be unlike anything in the famed resort city. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101123/LA06675LOGO) Owned and operated by Caesars Enterta - read more »

Online Game Show FunnyForMoney.com, Awards Contestants $4000 in Weekly Prizes for Funniest Video Punchlines - 18 August 2011
HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- FunnyForMoney.com, a web site where contestants go to view weekly topics and submit their comic video punchlines directly to the game show's website, pays you to be funny. You can win free money for submitting punchlines, voting on funny videos, and sponsoring your fri - read more »

Two Tickets Split Pennsylvania Cash 5 Jackpot of More Than $520,000 - 18 August 2011
Winning Tickets Sold in Allegheny, Philadelphia Counties MIDDLETOWN, Pa., Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Two jackpot-winning Cash 5 tickets worth more than $260,000 each from the Aug. 16 drawing were sold at the following locations: -- Community Supermarkets, 1117 Milltown Road, Verona, Allegheny Coun - read more »

IGT Wins Again with Sex And The City Big Diamonds!(TM) - 18 August 2011
LAS VEGAS, Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- It's a blockbuster summer for International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) with the debut of Sex And The City Big Diamonds!(TM) Reel MultiPLAY Slots, the sequel to the award-winning Sex And The City(TM) slot machine. This new slot game is appearing in casinos worldwide where it - read more »

The Price is Right for Maureen L at Jackpotjoy - 18 August 2011
LONDON, August 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Maureen L, Jackpotjoy's latest winner, landed a brand new Mini Cooper playing Bingo [http://www.jackpotjoy.com ] - but decided to take the cash and has now walked away with a jaw dropping GBP14,995... Jackpotjoy prides itself on being the most innovative ga - read more »

GigaMedia Announces Expansion of Its Tournament Platform - 18 August 2011
TAIPEI, Taiwan, Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- GigaMedia Limited (NASDAQ: GIGM) announced today that it has made significant progress toward the expansion of its game tournament platform, successfully launching several new competitions and scheduling major 2011 events that will feature large prizes and - read more »

Castle Affiliates Announce £1,000 Giveaway to New Members - 18 August 2011
London, United Kingdom, August 17, 2011 --(PR.com)-- Castle Affiliates, the tailor made affiliate program for the reputable live casino CastleCasino.com has today announced a lavish £1,000 giveaway promotion for new members, just in time for the Christmas holiday period.The promotion is open for all affiliates wh - read more »

Grande Vegas Casino Revives the Decadence of Old Hollywoodwith New 'Glitz & Glamour' Online Slot Machine - 17 August 2011
Grande Vegas Casino is giving players up to $100 to try its ritzy new online slot machine, Glitz & Glamour. The decadently posh “old Hollywood” theme of the 5 reel, 25 pay line slot machine lavishes players in elegance while plenty of chances for up to 30 free games give them lots of extra game-time.To try out the - read more »

WMS Promotes Rob Bone to Senior Vice President of North American Sales - 17 August 2011
WAUKEGAN, Ill. & LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- WMS Industries Inc. (NYSE:WMS) announced today that Rob Bone has been named Senior Vice President of North American Sales. The appointment highlights WMS’ commitment to customer alignment, including greater support in working with customers t - read more »

Bellagio Unveils Newly Redesigned Guest Rooms - 17 August 2011
LAS VEGAS, Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Poised to set a new standard in luxury accommodations, Bellagio unveiled a fresh, elegant collection of newly redesigned rooms this week. Each of the three distinct color palettes was carefully created to further enhance the AAA Five Diamond guest experience at one of the worl - read more »

Live Casino CastleCasino.com Launches New Friday Frenzy Promotion - 17 August 2011
London, United Kingdom, August 16, 2011 --(PR.com)-- CastleCasino.com has today reinforced their position as one of the most generous live casinos on the internet by announcing the start of their new Friday 25% re-deposit bonus promotion, appropriately named Friday Frenzy.The latest promotion allows any existing playe - read more »

Delaware Park Poker Room Attempts To Set Guinness World Record for Longest Continuous Poker Tournament - 16 August 2011
WILMINGTON, Del.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Delaware Park’s Ironman Poker Tournament, sponsored by Red Bull, WIP Sports Radio and Mobius New Media, will begin August 20 at noon and is expected to run continuously for over 36 hours straight. Delaware Park will be attempting to set a Guinness World Re - read more »

Foxwoods July Slot Revenue Tops $60 Million; Weak Economy Affects Handle - 16 August 2011
MASHANTUCKET, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Slot revenue for July at Foxwoods Casino Resort® and MGM Grand at Foxwoods was $60.5 million on total handle of $716.4 million. The figures represent a customary increase in mid-summer activity but totals were 5.5 percent and 7.5 percent less respective - read more »

David “Chino” Rheem Wins Inaugural Epic Poker League Main Event at Palms Casino Resort - 14 August 2011
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- After four action packed days of competitive poker play among many of the world’s best live tournament professionals at Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, David “Chino” Rheem is the first Epic Poker League Main Event Champion. Rheem resides in Los Angele - read more »

WinADay $140,461 Jackpot Winner Fulfills Dream of Opening Flower Shop - 13 August 2011
A $140K win last week at WinADayCasino.com no download casino is making a wish come true for a player who’s always dreamed of having her own flower shop. Lizzie J won $140,461 on August 3rd playing the game-show-inspired Win A Fortune slot machine.The jackpot winner, known as SWEETGAL on the site, says the first thing - read more »

Celtic Casino Launches New Irish Live Roulette - 13 August 2011
London, United Kingdom, August 10, 2011 --(PR.com)-- CelticCasino.com is announcing the launch of its new Irish Live Roulette game that will surely give you an authentic online casino experience. Real dealers from the Sporting Emporium Private Casino Club in Dublin Ireland enables CelticCasino.com to join the elite of - read more »

New Live Casino Tournament at LuckyLiveCasino - 13 August 2011
London, United Kingdom, August 10, 2011 --(PR.com)-- LuckyLiveCasino.com will be hosting a new Live Casino Tournament that will run from August 1 through December 31st 2011. The Live Casino Tournament is called the “King of the Live Casino Games,” where the tournament winners from all four of the live deal - read more »

TripFab Works on Building a Travel Product That Promises to Change the Entire Travel Industry - 13 August 2011
New York, NY, August 11, 2011 --(PR.com)-- A new group of individuals are coming up with a new travel product which, they claim, will make the travel industry "c**p" its pants as stated on their coming soon page (http://www.tripfab.com). On an interview with the CEO and co-founder of this company about the d - read more »

Canterbury Park Holding Corporation Reports Financial Results for the Second Quarter and First Six Months of 2011 - 13 August 2011
SHAKOPEE, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Canterbury Park Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:CPHC) today announced results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2011. Canterbury Park Holding Corporation (the “Company”) reported a net loss of $348,056 on revenues of $11,665,520 for t - read more »

USA Payment Systems’ Director and Founder Robert Cucinotta Receives Gaming License from Arizona Department of Gaming - 13 August 2011
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- USA Payment Systems Inc., a leading processor of financial electronic transactions for Casinos, Community Banks, Credit Unions, and ISOs, announced today that Robert Cucinotta, Director and President of the company, has received his gaming certification for a full gamin - read more »

Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority Invites You to Join Its Third Quarter Fiscal 2011 Operating Results Conference Call - 13 August 2011
UNCASVILLE, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority, or the Authority, will host a conference call and simultaneous webcast regarding its third quarter fiscal 2011 operating results on Monday, August 15, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. (Eastern Daylight Time). Those interested in - read more »

Oddschecker Deploys Push Technology’s Real-Time Internet Engine for New Live In-Play Betting Service on www.oddschecker.com - 13 August 2011
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Oddschecker, the foremost online betting odds comparison service, is using Push Technology Ltd’s high performance enterprise messaging and Internet communications technology to support the launch of live in-play betting odds on www.oddschecker.com. Oddschecker - read more »

Global Casinos Announces Strategic Discussions - 13 August 2011
BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Global Casinos, Inc., a Utah corporation (OTCBB: GBCS) (the “Company”) today announced that it is engaged in active discussions with an investor group to explore strategic initiatives and opportunities. The objective of those discussions is to define an - read more »

Trans World Corporation Schedules 2011 Second Quarter Financial Results Conference Call for Monday, August 15, 2011 - 13 August 2011
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Trans World Corporation (OTCBB:TWOC) announced today that it will hold its quarterly conference call on Monday, August 15, 2011 at 2:00 PM EST to discuss its financial results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2011. The Company issued these results o - read more »

Win Your Way into Club 250 at Viejas Casino: One Week in August, $75,500 in Prize Money - 13 August 2011
SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Viejas Casino, Southern California’s premier gaming, dining and entertainment destination, has launched Club 250 - a one-week-only opportunity in August to win your share of a $75,500 jackpot. Getting into Club 250 is simple - earn 250 points on your V Club card - read more »

Jackpotjoy: Mrs. Lorna W Won and Wasn’t Even Online! - 13 August 2011
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Just ask Mrs. Lorna W about her latest Jackpotjoy experience and she will no doubt tell you how simple it is to win while you’re not even online! She explains, “I won the progressive jackpot on my free spins money, I was not on line at the time to see myself wi - read more »

Jackpotjoy: Mrs. Lorna S is Very, Very Happy! - 13 August 2011
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Playing the slots has been a lot of fun and a great break for Mrs. Lorna S who walked away with a cool £11,454 in winnings. She has become one of Jackpotjoy’s latest winners playing the site’s exciting games. Jackpotjoy remains a UK favourite for its e - read more »

Jackpotjoy: Miss Sherean S Screamed With Her Win! - 13 August 2011
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The UK's favourite online entertainment site has made another lucky person happy with a win from Jackpotjoy. Miss Sherean S is thrilled and says, “Thank You Jackpotjoy I couldn't believe my eyes when I won. I usually play the slot games which I love, on the day I wo - read more »

iFOREX’s FX Trading License Restored Following Court Ruling - 13 August 2011
BUDAPEST, Hungary--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- iFOREX BROKERAGE LTD, a financial service provider is set to resume full operation of Forex trading in the European Economic Area, following an important decision by the Budapest Metropolitan Court, which countered a previous ruling made by the HFSA. The court - read more »

Jackpotjoy: Miss Sarah M Is Not Sure It’s Even Real! - 13 August 2011
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- While enjoying an exciting game of Tiki Temple Miss Sarah M became one of the many lucky winners to walk away with some of Jackpotjoy’s cash. Just ask Miss Sarah M how she feels about her £16,001 win and she’ll tell you that she’s, “Very, very happy w - read more »

Jackpotjoy: Miss Nicola K Thrilled at her Tiki Temple Win - 13 August 2011
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Another Tiki Temple victory leaves Jackpotjoy winner Miss Nicola K thrilled as she walks away with a whopping win of £67,494! Speaking of her win she said, “I’m very, very happy with my win. Still can't believe it and can't wait for funds to hit the bank and th - read more »

Jackpotjoy: Miss Nicola M Played Her Best Game Ever! - 13 August 2011
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- It didn’t take long before Jackpotjoy was announcing another happy winner. Miss Nicola M was hitting the slots when she matched a line and won herself a nice bit of pocket change from playing the online slots game Diamond Bonanza. Jackpotjoy is one of the l - read more »

Asia Entertainment & Resources Ltd. to Announce Second Quarter 2011 Results on Tuesday, August 9, 2011 - 13 August 2011
HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Asia Entertainment & Resources Ltd. (“AERL”) (NASDAQ: AERL), which operates through its subsidiaries and related promoter companies as a VIP room gaming promoter, today announced that it will report its second quarter 2011 results after the market closes - read more »

Global Poker Community Has a New Resource: EpicPoker.com - 13 August 2011
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Poker fans, players and aspiring enthusiasts now have access to a comprehensive online resource providing an inside look into the world of poker and the best live tournament poker players with the launch of EpicPoker.com. The new poker league launched by Fe - read more »

No Joke: PixoFactor Entertainment to Partner with The Improv’s Budd Friedman and Mark Lonow - 13 August 2011
ROYAL OAK, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PixoFactor Entertainment, a complete video gaming and entertainment content development company, is excited to announce its partnership with Budd Friedman and Mark Lonow, the Owners and Founders of the legendary comedy clubs, The Improv. Company CEO - read more »

Lakes Entertainment to Host Conference Call and Webcast on Results for Second Quarter 2011 - 13 August 2011
MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Lakes Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ: LACO) announced it will host a conference call and webcast to discuss the Company's Second Quarter financial results on Wednesday, August 10, 2011, at 1:00 p.m. Central Time (2:00 p.m. Eastern). The Company will issue financial res - read more »

Gamesys Break New Ground Again - 13 August 2011
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- UK based gaming company Gamesys pride themselves on being one of the most innovating gaming brands in the marketplace. Throughout their ten year history they’ve created a range of unique soft-gambling games including Team Bingo, Monopoly Snap! and Bingo Royale. - read more »

2K Games and Gearbox Software Announce Borderlands™2 in Development - 13 August 2011
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- 2K Games and Gearbox Software announced today that the sequel to the extravasplosive breakout hit, Borderlands©, is currently in development at world-renowned developer Gearbox Software. Coming to the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microso - read more »

Ms. Angela M is Enjoying Her Second Win from Jackpotjoy - 13 August 2011
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Clearly still in shock, Ms. Angela M is one of the latest winners of Jackpotjoy. Lucky Ms. M won more than £5,000 after playing the online game Diamond Bonanza. When asked about her win, she said: “It has been a great win. I’m still in quite a bit of shock! - read more »

Understanding a Dead Cat Bounce in Financial Trading - 06 August 2011
LONDON, August 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The second week of July saw European banks recovering slightly after a sharp bearish movement over the last 4 months. RBS, Barclays, Lloyds and UniCredit all saw positive movement, with rises ranging from 5% to 10%. While some traders saw this as a sign the sector - read more »

HerculesPoker Offers Easy Opportunity to Win $428.31 Freeroll Jackpot - 05 August 2011
St. Juliens, Malta, August 05, 2011 --(PR.com)-- New online card room, HerculesPoker, is offering an attractive promotion, giving players the opportunity to win a jackpot of $428.31 with no deposit. There will be two freeroll tournaments (Freeroll Jackpot A and Freeroll Jackpot B), both offered twice a day at 1pm and - read more »

Intertops Poker to Award $15,000 in Prize Money in its Richest FPP Races Ever - 03 August 2011
With so much more money up for grabs than usual, Intertops Poker’s FPP (Frequent Player Points) Races will be keeping the popular online poker room’s tables busier than ever throughout August. Every week, the top 60 point-earners will each get a share of that week’s $3750 prize pool. There will be four week-long races - read more »

Arecont Vision Adds ''Casino ModeTM'' to Full HD 1080p H.264 Cameras - 03 August 2011
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Arecont Vision, the industry leader in IP-based megapixel camera technology, announces the addition of a new “Casino Mode” to the company's full HD 1080p camera models. This feature ensures continuous full-motion recording at 30 frames per second (fps) to - read more »

Post Time Tech Retains Paladin Capital Partners to Reposition Media Distribution Businesses - 03 August 2011
VANCOUVER, British Columbia--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Post Time Technologies Inc. (PTT), the Canada-based media distribution and database integration company, said today that it has retained Paladin Capital Partners, LLC of California to explore a strategic repositioning of PTT’s technology busines - read more »

Rovio Entertainment: Angry Birds fly into China - 03 August 2011
SHANGHAI--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rovio Entertainment, creator of Angry Birds, the video game that has become a worldwide phenomenon, today announced the opening of corporate and marketing operations in China. Angry Birds downloads have reached more than 300 million globally. China is currentl - read more »

Jackpotjoy: Mrs. Patricia A is Super Happy! - 03 August 2011
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Another lucky Jackpotjoy player is a little richer with the £10,740 in big money she won. Mrs. Patricia A was enjoying a game of online slots when she realised she had won with Diamond Bonanza. Diamond Bonanza is one of the most popular games at Jackpotjoy. This - read more »

July Slot Machine Revenue Single Highest Month To Date - 03 August 2011
HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The amount of revenue generated through the play of slot machines at Pennsylvania casinos was the single highest monthly period of revenue since legalized gaming was introduced into the Commonwealth in 2006. The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board reported on its - read more »

Distinct Advertising Wins National Award For Rivers Casino "Get Your Hands On This" TV Spot - 03 August 2011
GREENSBURG, Pa., Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The 32nd Annual Telly Awards recently announced the winners of their nationally recognized awards - and Distinct Advertising made the cut. Their branding TV spot for Rivers Casino in Pittsburgh, PA won a bronze award in the Entertainment category. "The Telly Awards honor - read more »

New Players Reap Rewards With City Bingo - 03 August 2011
CHESTER, England, August 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- City Bingo [http://www.citybingo.com ] is still relatively new to the world of online bingo and continues to grow in popularity with online bingo fans thanks to its unique free bingo offers. Known as the home for free bingo [http://www.citybingo.com ], Ci - read more »

IGT Wins 18 Awards in Casino Player Magazine's Best of Gaming Reader Poll - 03 August 2011
LAS VEGAS, Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) and its player-favorite games won 18 awards, including five first place wins, in Casino Player magazine's Best of Gaming for 2011. Accolades for IGT's games were listed in numerous "Favorite" and "Best" categories as voted on by readers - read more »

Playtech's Mr Cashback is a Pioneer in the Industry With its Unique Money-Back Guarantee - 03 August 2011
LONDON, August 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Playtech, the international designer, developer and licensor of software for the online, mobile, TV and land-based gaming industry, has launched the industry's first slot game with a money-back guarantee, and it has already become a huge hit with the players. - read more »

Fortuna Entertainment Move to EGASS Affiliate Systems - 03 August 2011
Colchester, United Kingdom, August 02, 2011 --(PR.com)-- Fortunawin, part of Fortuna Entertainment Group, the largest provider of odds betting in Central and Eastern Europe, has signed an agreement with UK-based Network Media Services to implement the EGASS affiliate management system on its Fortunawin.com betting por - read more »

Intertops Casino Awarding $65,000 in Summer Vacation Bonuses in August - 02 August 2011
Intertops Casino is giving away $65,000 to make sure its players have the best summer vacation ever. Each week in August, the popular online casino will award grand prizes up to $500 to players on its Summer Vacation Leaderboard. In five weeks of summer giveaways ending as the summer sun sets on Labor Day, Intertops Ca - read more »

Poker in the Park Main Stage Acts Confirmed -- Music, Magic and British Poker Awards - 02 August 2011
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City Index Offers £150 Trading Credit* to New Traders - 01 August 2011
LONDON, August 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Financial trading provider City Index is offering traders an exclusive introductory GBP150 trading credit when they deposit GBP500 into a new City Index account*. To claim their credit, traders simply make their deposit and place three trades at GBP3 per poi - read more »