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The Best Christmas Online Casino Bonuses

  • Posted: Mon, December 21st, 2009 - 6:55 pm |
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With the festive season now fully upon us, we have picked the best Christmas bonuses available at casinos this December. We polled 100 players on […]

Deposit at an Online Casino Using Your Mobile

  • Posted: Wed, August 12th, 2009 - 5:30 pm |
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PaySafeCard has recently reached an agreement with British Telecom (BT), which will allow users of the prepaid voucher company to pay for goods and services […]

This Summer’s Top Online Casino Slot

  • Posted: Tue, August 4th, 2009 - 5:55 pm |
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Recently, we at Jackpot.co.uk polled UK online casino players on what was their favourite slot machine this summer. While the British summertime doesn’t officially end […]

Online Casino Adverts make mark on children

  • Posted: Fri, July 31st, 2009 - 11:09 am |
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A recent survey, which was sponsored by the National Lottery Commission and conducted by Ipsos MORI (a survey organisation) and the University of Salford’s Centre […]

Scolari Sacked : Next Chelsea Manager Betting Odds

  • Posted: Mon, February 9th, 2009 - 5:16 pm |
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In what has come as a complete shock to many, Phil Scolari has been sacked as manager of Chelsea.In a statement on the clubs official […]

Uncertain progress for Tote sale

  • Posted: Tue, July 22nd, 2008 - 12:36 pm |
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After months of stalemate, the prolonged sale of the Tote, looks set to go forward soon, as the Government announced today that it would be […]

US team visit Antigua for online gambling talks

  • Posted: Tue, July 15th, 2008 - 12:38 pm |
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Antigua and Barbuda welcomed Deputy United States Trade Representative (USTR) Ambassador John Veroneau yesterday, whose visit will focus on talks with the Caribbean nation’s Minister […]

Playtech announces deal with Paramount Pictures

  • Posted: Mon, July 14th, 2008 - 12:42 pm |
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Playtech announced yesterday a deal with Paramount pictures that will allow them to produce games based on Gladiator and The Untouchables, two of the studio’s […]

Obama campaign criticised for illegal online lottery

  • Posted: Wed, July 9th, 2008 - 12:40 pm |
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A competition that was being held on Barack Obama’s campaign website has been deemed to be an illegal online lottery in the state of Minnesota, […]

ASA bans bingo scratchcard ad

  • Posted: Wed, July 9th, 2008 - 12:05 pm |
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Following complaints by the Bingo Association, the ASA has banned a TV ad run by Camelot, operators of the National Lottery. The ad for the […]

Poker pros defeated by machine

  • Posted: Tue, July 8th, 2008 - 12:47 pm |
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Technology scored a decisive win against mankind on Sunday in the second Man-Machine Poker Competition in Las Vegas, as a computer defeated a team of […]

Poker players go all-in over Obama’s online gambling policies

  • Posted: Mon, July 7th, 2008 - 12:13 pm |
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The majority of players at Las Vegas’ World Series of Poker are backing Barack Obama in his campaign for the White House, prominent poker player […]

John McCain evasive over online casinos

  • Posted: Fri, July 4th, 2008 - 1:37 pm |
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Speaking to the Las Vegas Review Journal. American presidential candidate John McCain was evasive over the issue of online gambling. Initially avoiding the topic by […]

CryptoLogic to provide customisable poker tournaments

  • Posted: Thu, July 3rd, 2008 - 1:26 pm |
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CryptoLogic today announced the introduction of a new feature to its online poker software, allowing players to host their own private tournaments. The software, which […]

ASA bans Spiderman slots ad

  • Posted: Wed, July 2nd, 2008 - 11:52 am |
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An internet ad for gambling website onlinegamblerweb.com that depicted a cartoon image of Spiderman was banned by the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) today, as it […]

PartyGaming launches financial spread-betting platform

  • Posted: Tue, July 1st, 2008 - 12:58 pm |
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PartyGaming today announced the launch of its new financial spread-betting platform PartyMarkets.com, the product of an exclusive partnership with City Index.City Index will work to […]

Online casino launched by Genting with Playtech

  • Posted: Fri, June 27th, 2008 - 12:11 pm |
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Genting International PLC, the Malaysian gaming group, has made its first steps into the world of online gaming with the launch of its Playtech-powered casino […]

Bingo! More jackpot slot machines for bingo halls

  • Posted: Thu, June 26th, 2008 - 12:10 pm |
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The struggling bingo industry finally received a little bit of good news yesterday after gambling minister Gerry Sutcliffe announced that the government will double the […]

Wimbledon: Davydenko admits chat with wife may have caused betting scandal

  • Posted: Wed, June 25th, 2008 - 12:44 pm |
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Nikolay Davydenko, the world’s number four, has admitted that a seemingly innocuous comment made to his wife during an on-court conversation could have caused the […]

Betfair unveil worlds largest ad for Euro 2008-06-24

  • Posted: Tue, June 24th, 2008 - 1:30 pm |
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Betfair, the online gaming company, has unveiled the largest ad the world has ever seen in promotion of the final stages of Euro 2008.In true […]