Listing of Online Casino News for April 2007

888 Reaches New Heights with DTI Partnership
Added: April 30, 2007

Online casino operator 888.com has teamed up with in-flight entertainment software developers, DTI Software, to offer passengers aboard international aircrafts the option of playing casino games while they travel.

The Matador Makes WPT History
Added: April 28, 2007

Poker professional Carlos Mortensen won the World Poker Tour World Championship yesterday making him the only player in poker history to ever win both the WPT and the WSOP’s top titles.

Congressman Barney Frank Proposes New Online Gambling Legislation
Added: April 27, 2007

On Thursday April 26th, Congressman Barney Frank introduced the Internet Gambling Regulation and Enforcement Act of 2007, that would reverse the current ban on online gambling activities in the United States.

Exciting Royal Ascot VIP Promo at 888 dot com
Added: April 26, 2007

Popular online casino and poker room 888.com is currently offering it’s VIP club members an exciting promotion where two lucky players will win a luxury weekend at the Royal Ascot Races in London, England. 

Win One of Four Great Escapes with Fortune Lounge
Added: April 25, 2007

A very unique and exciting 8 week promotion is currently taking place at all Fortune Lounge Online Casino's where three lucky players may find themselves on one of four VIP excursions to the Maldives, Sweden, Moscow or Las Vegas.

AliQuantum Gaming First Online Casino Up and Running
Added: April 24, 2007

Part of the AliQuantum Gaming platform, NexiGames Ltd. introduces to the public a new, unique and exciting online casino and poker room, TheMafiaCasino.

Results of Gambling Dot Com Magazines High Roller Awards Are In
Added: April 24, 2007

InterCasino, Everest Poker and Pinnacle Sports took home the top honors in the first ever Gambling.com Magazine ‘High Roller Awards’ after over 10,000 voted.

Top Poker Room Joins Microgaming Network
Added: April 23, 2007

Renowned online poker room, Doyle’s Room, has decided that Microgaming’s poker software will enhance their players gaming experience.

EcoCard to become the next big payment processor
Added: April 23, 2007

With relatively few options that U.S. and Canadian players have to make transfer to and from online casinos EcoCard is set to take the bulk of the buiness that the likes of NETeller, FirePay and other large payment processing companies left behind. They offer a solid foundation and a quality product that is sure to make your life easier!

Three New and Exciting Games at Roxy Palace
Added: April 14, 2007

Life’s a Beach, Pub Fruity and Double Double Bonus Poker Ten Play are three new fun and unique games that are set to be released at the online casino on May 1st.

PartyGaming Denies Access to Turkey
Added: April 13, 2007

Leading listed online gaming company PartyGaming has made a decision to no longer allow Turkish citizens access to any of their sites due to new legislation.

Can US Congressman Change Online Gambling Laws?
Added: April 12, 2007

Barney Frank, Chairman of the Financial Services Committee admits that be believes the passing of UIGEA was one of the stupidest things he’s ever seen.

UKash Expands Throughout Europe
Added: April 11, 2007

Online casino and poker payment facilitator and solution, UKash, has expanded it’s business and now permits residents of 20 European countries use of their service.

Millionaire Club Jackpot has Reached Over $5.5 Million
Added: April 10, 2007

The online progressive 9-line, 5-reel video slot game, which can be played at InterCasino and other popular online casinos has reached an unheard of jackpot, over $5.5 million.

Playboy Casino and Poker is Officially Online!
Added: April 8, 2007

Adult entertainment leader Playboy has officially entered the world of Online Casino and Poker and brings with them an exciting and unique gaming experience.

Calvin Ayre Wild Card Poker II up the Stakes
Added: April 8, 2007

The successful reality television show, Calvin Ayre Wild Card Poker, is back for a second season where 12 contestants will battle it out to win a $2 million top prize.

Impact of the UIGEA a Thriving Market
Added: April 6, 2007

UIGEA has created a domino effect causing several larger casino, poker and sports betting operations to pull out of the U.S. market, however the gambling market is still very much alive.

New President and CEO at Cryptologic
Added: April 6, 2007

Former IBM UK general manager and CEO has joined online gaming software developer, Cryptologic, as their new President and Chief Executive Officer.

Online Casino Golden Palace sells the Popes Volkwagon
Added: April 5, 2007

Popular online casino GoldenPalace.com, known for it's collection off bizarre items, decides to sell a Volkswagon Golf, previously owned by the Pope, on eBay.  Proceeds of the sale will benefit Habitat for Humanity Great Britain.

Microgaming releases new game Hitman
Added: April 4, 2007

Software provider giants Microgaming have just releaesed what they hope to be the next big and exciting video slot experience.  Following a deal with Eidos entertainment ltd., Microgaming introduces, Hitman.

No More NETeller for Canadians
Added: April 3, 2007

Due to tightened online gambling regulations, money transfer service, NETeller announced on March 26th that they will no longer be accepted any online gambling related transactions from clients in Canada and Turkey. 

BetOnSports Founder Gary Kaplan Arrested
Added: April 3, 2007

After eight months on the run, BetOnSports founder Gary Kaplan has been arrested in a Domincan Republic hotel and handed over to US authorities.