Gambling News 18th July, 2012

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PADDY POWER IN PROMOTIONAL TROUBLE AGAIN

18th July, 2012 at 16:35:40
Bank of England less than amused at Blippar ad involving British currency

The innovative marketing of Paddy Power probably gets an extra boost in exposure from the publicity attendant on being censured by bodies like the ASA, but this week it was the Bank of England that took umbrage at a Paddy Power promo.

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ZYNGA INTERESTED IN INTERNET GAMBLING AND THE POTENTIAL OF MOBILE

18th July, 2012 at 16:35:40
Social gaming giant is "seriously exploring real money games

Speaking at the Fortune Brainstorm Tech get-together in the United States this week, Zynga chief Mark Pincus revealed that his company is "seriously exploring" the potential of real money gambling, and voiced his confidence in the continued growth of the mobile channel for gaming.

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SENATE COMMITTEE ON INDIAN AFFAIRS TO DISCUSS INTERNET GAMBLING

18th July, 2012 at 06:13:00
Wide ranging discussion planned, but no witnesses listed

According to the National Tribal Gaming Commissioners Regulators Facebook announcements page, the US Senate Committee on Indian Affairs has scheduled a hearing on âEURÅ“Regulation of Tribal Gaming: From Brick and Mortar to the Internet for the afternoon of Thursday, July 26 at room 628 in the Dirksen Bldg.

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