Listing of Online Casino News for January 2009

Antigua And USA Still Working On Deal
Added: January 30, 2009

The country of Antigua, where most of the online casinos and poker rooms are licensed through, is still fighting to resolve their dispute with the United States.

bwin To Absorb Popular Rooms
Added: January 30, 2009

Earlier this week it was announced that two popular online poker rooms – PokerRoom and EuroPoker...

Net Entertainment Launches CasinoCafe
Added: January 27, 2009

Net Entertainment AB will be rolling out their newest online gambling offering during the second quarter of 2009 and it looks to be hitting the Russian and Cyprus markets first.

Doyles Room Opts For US Market Software
Added: January 25, 2009

With a new president in office, the United States may find itself opening up their doors for online gambling if regulations are put into place.  One of the leading online casinos that are preparing for this possibility is Doyle's Room...

Kentucky Files Notice Of Appeal
Added: January 23, 2009

On the 20th of January the Court of Appeals had delivered a majority decision in favor of the domain name holders in the Kentucky domain name seizure case.

Online Casinos Score Victory
Added: January 22, 2009

We can guarantee you that Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear is not a happy camper as the state of Kentucky saw a victory happen for their online gambling citizens.  Beshear attempted to force 141 online casino...

US Market Still Fueling Online Gambling
Added: January 21, 2009

If you look at the figures, then you know that the UIGEA ruling that was passed in 2006 hasn't really done squat to curtail American citizens from enjoying and participating in online gambling.

Poker Deemed Game Of Skill
Added: January 19, 2009

It's official – at least in Pennsylvania – that poker is a game of skill.  According to a judge in Pennsylvania, the many different variations of the game of poker have been deemed a game of skill.

Cryptologic Plans Centre
Added: January 17, 2009

Cryptologic, one of the most well known names in online gambling and poker gaming software and technology, is planning to expand their business by opening up a center designed to help them develop...

iPhones Bring Online Gambling Home
Added: January 16, 2009

With the world of online gambling growing in leaps and bounds regardless of banning and regulating in some countries, the natural progression of the gaming industry would be towards mobile games and programs.

Vegas Red Online Casino Offers New Application
Added: January 12, 2009

Well known online casino portal VegasRed.com has always been on the leading edge of technology.  Now the website is offering their players a new innovative application so that they can enjoy even more online gaming.

Antiguan Economy Hurting
Added: January 12, 2009

The current global recession is hurting economies all over the world and the home of online casino licensing is not escaping it.

Ladbrokes Broke The Rules
Added: January 9, 2009

Ladbrokes, one of the most well known online casino and poker rooms, has managed to get themselves into a bit of a bind.  The gaming company has breached the advertising standards that have been put into place by releasing television commercials for its online casino...

Poker Room Makes It Into Guinness World Record
Added: January 7, 2009

You would never expect to find an online poker room in the Guinness book of World Records, but PokerStars has managed to do it.  The world’s largest online poker site has shattered the former record for the ‘Largest Online Poker Tournament’ and got their name memorialized for history.

Online Gaming Predictions For 2009
Added: January 7, 2009

Now that the holidays are over for another year and everyone has returned to their respective places of employment – assuming they have them thanks to the global financial crisis currently affecting the world – it’s time to take a look at what is going on in the world of online gambling.

Legalized Sports Gambling In Delaware?
Added: January 7, 2009

Sports betting has always been a controversial topic in the world of gambling, especially now with online gambling becoming a popular form of this age old leisure activity.

Antigua Sees More Online Casinos
Added: January 2, 2009

The country of Antigua is the home of the online gambling industry, and as such they deal with licensing and certification of online gambling casinos and poker rooms all of the time.