Gambling News 13th October, 2011

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POKER CROOKS ARRESTED IN CANNES

13th October, 2011 at 13:00:10
Here's hoping this incident does give anyone ideas at the WSOPE!

Three Italians and a Frenchman have been arrested in Cannes, the French city which is currently hosting the World Series of Poker Europe, on fraud charges...fortunately not in any way connected with the WSOP tournament.

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U.S. DEFICIT SUPERCOMMITTEE STILL A CHANCE FOR ONLINE GAMBLING

13th October, 2011 at 04:41:42
Optimism for some, the converse for others

The notion that US online gambling - or at least internet poker - could be legalised by working through the Obama Administration's influential deficit reduction super-committee has been batted about remorselessly by the media in recent weeks, with optimism and pessimism in equal measure, and Sen. Jon Kyl frequently quoted as either opposed to the idea or "softening" towards it.

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SOCIAL GAMBLING SOFTWARE DEVELOPER EXPANDING INDIAN OPERATIONS

13th October, 2011 at 04:41:42
Moving towards its own social gaming platform, Zynga is hiring aggressively in Bangalore

The Indian Times reports that San Francisco-based internet social gaming developer Zynga is expanding its Indian development activities.

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VERISIGN MOVE ON DOMAINS COULD SIGNAL ANOTHER INTERNET ROW

13th October, 2011 at 04:41:42
Surely a move to revoke a domain registration should first receive judicial scrutiny?

Another row over the freedom and security of international domain names could be building in the United States, where a report in Ars Technica has detailed US moves that could result in the revocation of domain registrations without first requiring the benefit of judicial scrutiny.

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LADBROKES RELEASES Q3 INTERIM

13th October, 2011 at 04:41:42
Mediocre numbers from one of Britain's biggest bookies

Ladbrokes, one of Britain's biggest online and land gambling groups, has released its third quarter interim management statement showing:

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