Gambling News 19th January, 2011

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CASINOMEISTER ANNUAL AWARDS 2010

19th January, 2011 at 16:31:01
The good, the bad and everything in between

The popular online gambling information portal Casinomeister.com has announced its annual awards for 2010, a tradition going back over a decade that is popular with the player community.

Over the years the categories have grown from an initial 15 to today's 40, but here's a snapshot of some of the most widely read awards, both good and bad.

One of the two top awards is "Best Casino (US Friendly)", which this year goes to 3Dice Casino, described as ...

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NEW ANDROID APPS FROM WILL HILL ONLINE

19th January, 2011 at 13:28:28
New app is quicker than old version and contains new features and enhanced graphics

The trend continues with betting and gaming provider William Hill Online launching a new Android app for its mobile customers. The new application contains new features and enhanced graphics and will allow Android users to access over 40,000 pre match, in-play and speciality markets from William Hill Online on a daily basis.

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CHARTWELL CASINO SOFTWARE LAUNCHES ON CENTREBET SITE

19th January, 2011 at 13:28:28
Centrebet website now offers slots and table games

Canadian gaming provider, Chartwell Technology Inc. (Chartwell) has announced that betting and gaming firm Centrebet has launched Chartwell's online casino software on its website centrebet.com.

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INTRALOT TAKES CROATIA LOTTERY ONLINE

19th January, 2011 at 02:21:21
Interactive gaming services supply contract inked

Land and online gaming supplier Intralot SA has re-inked a contract with the Croatian State Lottery (Hrvatska Lutrija) following an initial one-year commercial relationship for the supply, maintenance and support of an interactive gaming system and the provision of new-generation virtual Internet games.

Full Story: Intralot Takes Croatia Lottery Online »

ROMANIAN CASINO OPERATORS FACE TAX HIKE

19th January, 2011 at 02:21:21
Appeal on grounds of unconstitutional imposition fails

The attempt by the Romanian Gambling Association to head off a tax hike it claims was unconstitutional failed this week when the courts ruled it out of order.

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TWO MORE WHITE LABEL SPORTSBOOKS FOR EVERYMATRIX

19th January, 2011 at 02:21:21
BoogieBet and Bora Bora Casino to deploy sports betting services

Two established online casino operations, BoogieBet and Bora Bora, are the latest clients for EveryMatrix's white label sportsbetting solution.

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GAMBLING RING MEMBER PLEADS GUILTY

19th January, 2011 at 02:21:21
One member of Utica betting ring sentenced

The prosecution of several Americans charged with the crime of operating an online sportsbetting ring in Oneida County, New York (see previous reports) entered a new phase this week with a guilty plea by one of the accused, John Swift.

Full Story: Gambling Ring Member Pleads Guilty »

UK BOOKMAKERS FIGHTING THE LEVY

19th January, 2011 at 02:21:21
William Hill goes on the attack

The controversy around the UK horseracing levy intensified this week as major online bookmaking group William Hill plc went on the attack, launching its "Real Jobs - Real People" campaign, which aims to put fact-based arguments about the Horserace Levy into the public domain.

Full Story: Uk Bookmakers Fighting The Levy »