Online Gambling News from December 2005

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Gambling News from December 2005
December 29th, 2005: Subconscious 'Mind-Reader' Guides How to Play Better Odds at Gambling and Business Relations
New York, NY (PRWEB) December 28, 2005 -- All methods have benefits and risks… but if this particular subconscious mind-reader can help players increase their odds at high-stakes in business games of... (Read more)
December 29th, 2005: Dominic Marrocco to Wager ex-Mike Tyson Mansion in Poker TournamentDominic Marrocco to Wager ex-Mike Tyson Mansion in Poker Tournament
(openPR) - Poker Reviews Online ( ) has learned that successful Yorkshire business tycoon, Dominic Marrocco, is planning a one of a kind poker tournament that will be... (Read more)
December 27th, 2005: Is the Ultimate Online Casino-Resource for Casino Enthusiasts
Las Vegas, Nevada (PRWEB) December 26, 2005 -- ( is now up and running. After much meticulous research and testing the site has dedicated itself to making gaming... (Read more)
December 27th, 2005: Christmas Poker Games Bringing People Together Online During Holiday Season
(PRWEB) December 24, 2005 -- People are gathering online during the holidays to play online poker with a festive theme. can... (Read more)
December 27th, 2005: Announces Joint Venture with Wesley R. Young to Publish “Dominating Online Poker”
(PRWEB) December 24, 2005 -- and Wesley R. Young team up to publish the Web's first spam free Texas Hold'em poker strategy e-book. Dominating Online Poker is one of the few e-books... (Read more)
December 27th, 2005: Kiwi Casino Poker Goes All In With Five Luxury Poker Vacations to New Zealand
(PRWEB) December 24, 2005 -- Kiwi Casino Poker ( ) has gone all in offering five luxury vacations for two to New Zealand, including a seat alongside celebrities at the... (Read more)
December 27th, 2005: Free eBook - Build An Online Poker Bankroll For Free - Updated
(OPENPRESS) December 23, 2005 -- Legends Of America is pleased to announce an updated version of its popular free eBook Build An Online Poker Bankroll For Free has been released. This new version is... (Read more)
December 27th, 2005: Opens Online Poker Store for Players and Fans
(PRWEB) December 23, 2005 -- Opening its store to the world in 2006 launches a place to get truly unique poker items and celebrity signed merchandise exclusive to the shop. There will... (Read more)
December 27th, 2005: Flash Casino Game Launched By
Casino on Net also known as launched their flash casino game for Mac, Linux, Windows, and all other operating systems with a $200 bonus for new users. This flash casino launched their game... (Read more)
December 27th, 2005: iMac Video Poker And Other Macintosh Casino Games Now Available Online
(PRWEB) December 23, 2005 -- Video poker for Macintosh users is now available at The casino games all work in the user's internet... (Read more)
December 27th, 2005: Linux Poker Game Software Added to now lists Linux compatible online poker software. Finally Linux users can join in on the online poker craze. Tournament poker software for Linux users is also available. (PRWEB)... (Read more)
December 27th, 2005: Casino Openings Highlight Start of 2006
BILOXI, Mississippi – (PRESS RELEASE) -- When the Imperial Palace reopens as an upgraded, refurbished casino resort on December 22, the optimistic fresh start for the Mississippi Gulf Coast will... (Read more)
December 27th, 2005: In 2005 It is Estimated That Gambling on Online Poker Websites Was Worth More Than USD 60 Billion
DUBLIN, Ireland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 22, 2005--Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of Online Poker - Driving Gambling To New Heights... (Read more)
December 27th, 2005: Online Poker Forums: Another Tool to Improve Your Game
(openPR) - Almost any activity one can think of has an online forum dedicated solely for the discussion and exchange of information on that particular topic and Poker is no exception. Poker forums... (Read more)
December 27th, 2005: WagerLogic's Millionaires Club Hits the Jackpot
NICOSIA, Cypress -- On a ninety cent bet, one of the largest ever casino jackpots online was won last week with the winner receiving a cool US$1.77 million. Millionaires Club is a 9-line slot game... (Read more)
December 21st, 2005: Online Casino Award Winners for 2005
(PRWEB) December 21, 2005 -- It's that time of year again, when the independent online casino portal Top Gambler announces the winners of their annual Online Casino Awards. Hundreds of online... (Read more)
December 21st, 2005: CryptoLogic Wins Gold for World's Top Casino Software
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 20, 2005--CryptoLogic Inc. (TSX:CRY - News; NASDAQ:CRYP - News; LSE:CRP - News) has been recognized with the Top Casino Software Award in Gambling Online Magazine's... (Read more)
December 21st, 2005: CYOP Systems Purchases Online Gaming Software
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 20, 2005--CYOP Systems International Inc. (OTCBB:CYOS - News), a provider of online gaming software and operator of games portals, is pleased to announce... (Read more)
December 21st, 2005: Updates to Poker Website Make it Easier than Ever to Become a Winning Player
(PRWEB) December 20, 2005 -- With the introduction of the Poker Fish Tracker “Featured Poker Room” new players have even more information for them to become better poker players. Each month Poker... (Read more)
December 21st, 2005: Are Mac Poker Rooms Safe?
(PRWEB) December 20, 2005 -- Popular Mac online poker rooms like Pacific Poker ( offer a Java based poker room which some players are paranoid might not be safe. Mac poker... (Read more)
December 21st, 2005: Paradise Poker creates world's second online poker millionaire
NASSAU, Bahamas, Dec. 20 /PRNewswire/ - Santino Sgambelluria arrived in the Bahamas a casual online poker player with hopes of winning the big one. The dream is now a reality for the family man and... (Read more)
December 21st, 2005: G-Fed Games Launches Scratch & Win Card Games
G-Fed Games, the industry leader in online gaming software today announced the release of a brand-new game type: Scratch and Win Cards. Flaviano Fogli, G-Fed Games CEO commented : "This new game... (Read more)
December 21st, 2005: Motown Online Casino Deal Signed
HENDERSON, Nevada -- (PRESS RELEASE) -- Several Legendary Motown Entertainers, such as the Four Tops and the Miracles, along with Herb Strather (Real Estate Mogul and one of the founding partners of... (Read more)
December 21st, 2005: FastWin Casino Lives Up to its Name With Two Players Already Over the Moon
(PRWEB) December 20, 2005 -- FastWin Casino opened its doors to players on December 1st 2005 and within one week had its first big winner, "I play online a few times per month. On the weekend I... (Read more)
December 21st, 2005: Sandpiper Launches Secret Santa Bonus
Sandpiper Casino is pleased to introduce a Secret Santa reload bonus promotion this December 19 to 26, 2005, giving its online casino players between $5 and $100 free on their first deposit of the... (Read more)
December 20th, 2005: Aces Poker and Medium21 to Sponsor 2005 Radio Music Awards
Medium21 announces that the company will be taking an important sponsorship role at the 2005 Radio Music Awards with (a subsidiary of Sportingbet, PLC). This year's annual event will be held... (Read more)
December 20th, 2005: FastWin Casino Lives Up to its Name With Two Players Already Over the Moon
(PRWEB) December 20, 2005 -- FastWin Casino opened its doors to players on December 1st 2005 and within one week had its first big winner, "I play online a few times per month. On the weekend I... (Read more)
December 20th, 2005: CTE Launches Internet-Based Electronic Games
DALLAS, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 19, 2005--Commonwealth Telephone Enterprises, Inc. ("CTE") (NASDAQ:CTCO - News), today announced that it now offers Internet-based electronic games to its... (Read more)
December 20th, 2005: Belle Rock Entertainment Sets High-Water Mark for Progressive Slot Payouts in 2005
GIBRALTAR, Dec. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Belle Rock Entertainment paid out $8,632,880.56 in progressive slots across its online casinos in 2005. Progressive slots have continued to generate bigger jackpots... (Read more)
December 20th, 2005: iMac Online Texas Hold'Em Poker Tournaments A Huge Success At
(PRWEB) December 18, 2005 -- iMac compatbile online poker tournaments are being held every hour of every day online now, according to Finally there is poker software... (Read more)
December 20th, 2005: Online Casino Directory Reaches Milestone
(PRWEB) December 17, 2005 -- Just in time for some holiday fun, now lists more than $2000 in No Deposit Bonuses for new players to play for free at online casinos, poker rooms and bingo... (Read more)
December 16th, 2005: Sidepot Clay Poker Chips Co. To Offer Casino-Grade Custom Clay Poker Chip
(PRWEB) - Bellingham, WA (PRWEB) December 15, 2005 -- Online retailer of high-end poker chips and supplies for home games, Sidepot Clay Poker Chips Company, announced the launch of the first... (Read more)
December 15th, 2005: Best Online Poker Freeroll Tournament Announced by Titan Poker
(openPR) - In what is being described as the World's Best Freeroll ever, a $100 Million Jackpot Poker Tournament will be staged in April, 2006, by Titan Poker. $500,000 in guaranteed prizes will be... (Read more)
December 15th, 2005: eCOGRA Awards More Seals of Approval
LONDON –- Ten more quality online casinos have passed probity, fairness and efficiency inspections and have been awarded the eCommerce and Online Gaming Regulation and Assurance (eCOGRA) "Play It... (Read more)
December 15th, 2005: Omni Casino(R) Continues To Dominate Where It Counts...With Players
WILLEMSTAD, Curacao--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 14, 2005--For the fourth consecutive year, the votes that count the most, the players, have indicated that Omni Casino®,,... (Read more)
December 15th, 2005: Belle Rock Entertainment and River Belle Online Casino Recognized Among Best Online Gaming Sites
GIBRALTAR, Dec. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Belle Rock Entertainment and notably River Belle Online Casino, have had a bumper year by being recognized as leading performers by award standards. The latest... (Read more)
December 14th, 2005: Win Your Seat at the World Series of Poker 2006
(PRWEB) December 13, 2005 -- A new web site launches today which promises to keep poker players up to speed with all WSOP 2006 satellites and prize draws. aims to help average poker... (Read more)
December 14th, 2005: Learn How to Play Poker: Free Online Rules Guide Released
(openPR) - Poker Reviews Online ( ) has just published a free online guide of poker rules and play tips. Poker is a traditional card game which is a favorite at just... (Read more)
December 14th, 2005: Jackpot Madness Wins 2005 GOM Award
CURACAO -- Jackpot Madness has been awarded the 2005 Gambling Online Magazine (GOM) award for "Best Progressive Site" of the year. The annual GOM Awards are determined by readers, and are widely... (Read more)
December 14th, 2005: Poll: US-Based Online Casino Supported
FLORIDA –, a next-generation media site based on democratic voting principles and active participation of its members, released the results of its weekly hot topic poll regarding the... (Read more)
December 13th, 2005: Galaxy Casino SA Selects KISS Casino Management Systems for Two new Macau Properties
KISS is a turn-key software solution for casino floors, developed by Australian casino management and consultancy firm International Casino Services Pty. Ltd. (ICS) “The KISS... (Read more)
December 13th, 2005: 'Big Ron' Hargrove Trains With Poker Academy Texas Holdem Software, Wins $133,760 at Caesars Indiana Circuit Championship Event
Poker Academy, the leading Texas Holdem poker software developer with world renowned artificial intelligence, today announced that “Big Ron” Hargrove won $133,760 by making the final table and... (Read more)
December 13th, 2005: Winward Gaming Group Launches
(PRESS RELEASE) -- Long-time established online casino giant Winward Gaming Group has weighed into the growing slots market with the launch of its new real-money gaming site, (Read more)
December 13th, 2005: South Coast Hotel and Casino Set to Open Soon
LAS VEGAS – Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE: BYD) today announced that the South Coast Hotel and Casino expects to open to the public on Thursday, December 22 at approximately 7 p.m. Headquartered... (Read more)
December 13th, 2005: Hotel Casino Network Upgrades Online Casino Games, Gives $5 Free to New Players
Montreal, Canada (PRWEB) December 13, 2005 -- Hotel Casino Network ( is pleased to welcome over 50 upgraded Playtech software games at its online casino this month.... (Read more)
December 13th, 2005: Gambling Online Magazine Readers Poll Awards PartnerLogic Silver Award for Best Affiliate Program
LONDON, Dec. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- There's no better way to judge a business than by word of mouth, and the readers of Gambling Online magazine certainly have good things to say about PartnerLogic. For... (Read more)
December 13th, 2005: Americans Overwhelmingly Support the Legalization of Online Casino Gaming in the United States
Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) December 14, 2005 --, a next-generation media site based on democratic voting principles and active participation of its members, released the results of its weekly... (Read more)
December 13th, 2005: Texas Hold'em Software Teaches Online Players How To Win
Royal Flush Club has released its latest version of Poker Sidekick, a shareware program that monitors people's online poker game. Millions of people from all walks of life are joining one another on... (Read more)
December 13th, 2005: Zeta Psi Fraternity: Party Reels in Big Fish with Exclusive Bonus Code
(openPR) - In an effort to attract members of the exclusive Zeta Psi college fraternity, Party is currently offering special new player incentives to members of the popular fraternity.... (Read more)
December 13th, 2005: Choosing the Right Online Poker Room
(PRWEB) December 12, 2005 -- Choosing an online poker room now a days is a much more difficult task then it was a just a few years ago. Online poker has grown by leaps and bounds just in the past few... (Read more)
December 12th, 2005: Online Poker Room Gives Away Free Poker DVD “From the Kitchen Table to the Final Table”
Curacao, Netherlands Antilles (PRWEB) December 10, 2005 -- will give anyone who registers and makes the minimum deposit a free copy of tournament based educational poker DVD “From... (Read more)
December 12th, 2005: World's Best Poker Dictionary at Pacific Poker.
BEVERLY HILLS, CA, December 09, 2005 - Know what a Bad Beat is? What about Tilt? What about Broadway, Cowboys or the Nuts? If you wouldn't know better you would think you have gone nuts but these are... (Read more)
December 9th, 2005: How to Win at Poker - Tips for the Beginner
(I-Newswire) - Poker is one of the few games where a player is judged a winner based on how much money they have won, not by the number of hands that they have won. While Poker is very much a game... (Read more)
December 9th, 2005: Online Poker Site Noble Poker Upgrades $100 Million Jackpot Tournament to be a FreeRoll
(PRWEB) December 8, 2005 -- In what is being billed as the World's Best Online Freeroll ever, a $100 Million Jackpot Tournament will be staged in April, 2006, by Noble Poker... (Read more)
December 9th, 2005: eCOGRA Named Top Watchdog
LONDON – The online casino and poker room standards authority eCOGRA was voted the gold medal for Top Watchdog by over 27,000 players voting in the 2005 Gambling Online Magazine annual awards this... (Read more)
December 9th, 2005: Onling Casino and Poker Rooms Are Booming
(PRWEB) December 8, 2005 -- The online gaming industry has been booming over the last few years and it is projected that this growth will continue to at an equal or greater pace over the next few... (Read more)
December 9th, 2005: Claims Top Honors in the 2005 Gambling Online Magazine Readers Poll
LONDON, Dec. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Contrary to what your mother told you growing up, it does matter what people think about you -- especially if you run one of the largest online casino sites in North... (Read more)
December 8th, 2005: voted “The Safest Place to Play” online
With competition fierce in the online gaming market, success is no longer measured in dollars and cents but also in reputation, integrity and customer satisfaction. In 2005, readers of Gambling... (Read more)
December 8th, 2005: PartyGaming Likely to Beat Estimates on Poker, Casino (Update3)
Dec. 8 (Bloomberg) -- PartyGaming Plc, the world's largest online poker operator, expects full-year profit to exceed analysts' estimates after customers played more poker and started trying new... (Read more)
December 8th, 2005: Online Casino Offers Money-Back Guarantee
(PRWEB) December 6, 2005 -- The prestigious Fortune Lounge Group is forging ahead with a unique limited time offer that is sure to create a stir amongst casino players, as it is the first of its kind... (Read more)
December 8th, 2005: Do You Have What it Takes to be Daniel Negreanu's Protege?
TORONTO, Dec. 7 /PRNewswire/ - Have you ever dreamed of learning directly from a poker legend, being bankrolled into several poker tournaments, and truly experiencing the poker lifestyle? Well,... (Read more)
December 8th, 2005: Pacific Poker answers all your Poker Tournament questions
BEVERLY HILLS, CA, December 07, 2005 - Pacific Poker's ( has always prided itself on delivering the best to its clients. This isn't as easy as it seems as its vast... (Read more)
December 8th, 2005: Mac Poker Room Considered Top Room To Make Money Online
(PRWEB) December 7, 2005 -- In recent studies and similar interviews, polls, and tests indicate that a Mac poker room, Pacific Poker, is considered as a prime spot to make money fast online playing... (Read more)
December 6th, 2005: Grandmother With Family Of 21 Wins "Rags To Riches" Jackpot
LONDON, UK -- Jane W., an customer since August 2005, went from "Rags to Riches" this holiday season, raking in a massive $149,758 jackpot playing the Rags to Riches Progressive Slot... (Read more)
December 6th, 2005: Harrington Wins Poker Royale
SANTA MONICA, California – In a fierce heads up match between "Action" Dan Harrington and Michael "The Kid" Gracz, time and experience was on the veteran's side as he schooled the young blood on... (Read more)
December 6th, 2005: Getminted Poker Invites Virgin Poker Players
(PRESS RELEASE) -- Its not just Virgin players joining which has pushed the growth on Getminted Poker. Mav, the getminted site professional commented "We launched a £300 monthly loyalty bonus at the... (Read more)
December 6th, 2005: Nugget Casino Extends GCA Contract
LAS VEGAS — John Ascuaga's Nugget Casino Resort in Sparks, Nev., signed a contract with Global Cash Access Inc. to continue use of GCA's products and services. According to a news release, nine... (Read more)
December 6th, 2005: Novice Online Casino Player Makes Over £10,000 in Spare Time
(PRWEB) December 4, 2005 -- It's hard to believe that only 12 months ago, 31 year old UK resident Simon M had never played in an online casino before. In this short time he's turned in a tax free... (Read more)
December 6th, 2005: Online Casino Offers Money-Back Guarantee
(PRWEB) December 6, 2005 -- The prestigious Fortune Lounge Group is forging ahead with a unique limited time offer that is sure to create a stir amongst casino players, as it is the first of its kind... (Read more)
December 6th, 2005: Experts Available to Discuss Online Gambling Law
(BUSINESS WIRE) TOPIC: Although Americans make up most of the demographic for the online poker customer base, the profits from online poker are sent to companies in foreign countries who lead the... (Read more)
December 5th, 2005: Kiwi Gaming Launches FastWin Casino
NEW ZEALAND -- FastWin Casino represents Kiwi Gaming's commitment to providing a safe environment to make friends, have fun and enjoy playing casino games online. The exciting range of games on offer... (Read more)
December 5th, 2005: Casino Games Offered on Mac Site
UNITED STATES – Mac compatible casino games are now offered at the leading Macintosh gaming website Mac users will find online blackjack, slots, Keno, and other popular games that... (Read more)
December 5th, 2005: Fantastic Poker tips available at Pacific Poker
BEVERLY HILLS, CA, December 02, 2005 - Poker is not the easiest game to play or master. It can be quite tricky but it has been made a whole lot easier courtesy of Pacific Poker... (Read more)
December 5th, 2005: launches real money teen patti gambling
SAN JOSE, Costa Rica--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 1, has become the first Web site to target the East Indian market by offering "real money" Teen Patti beginning today.... (Read more)
December 2nd, 2005: William Hill Recommended by Top Casino Review Site
(PRWEB) December 2, 2005 -- According to William Hill scores highly in almost all areas. It has terrific software – powered by Cryptologic – which means excellent graphics and... (Read more)
December 2nd, 2005: New Online Casino Lifts Off
(PRWEB) December 2, 2005 -- FastWin Casino represents Kiwi Gaming’s commitment to providing a safe environment to make friends, have fun and enjoy playing casino games online. The exciting range of... (Read more)
December 2nd, 2005: Mac Casino Games and Online Slot Machines for Macintosh and iMac Users Now Available
(PRWEB) December 2, 2005 -- Mac compatible casino games are now offered at the leading Macintosh gaming website Mac users will find online blackjack, slots, Keno, and... (Read more)
December 2nd, 2005: Online Poker Room Gives Away $25,000 at Their Weekly Bounty Poker Tournament
San Jose, Costa Rica (PRWEB) December 1, 2005 -- For those who are poker pro players or avid poker players, Doyle’s Poker Room is offering an attractive alternative in the fiercely competitive and... (Read more)
December 1st, 2005: Poker Advertising Catches the Attention of Uncle Sam
San Jose, Costa Rica (PRWEB) November 30, 2005 -- Online poker sites are garnering attention from the US government in what’s being seen as a flagrant display of defiance against advertising... (Read more)
December 1st, 2005: Offers New Option
ST. JOHN'S, Antigua – A leading online gaming company,, is offering a unique proposition bet that it calls "The Texas Two-Step". The prop is based on a sequence of events which has... (Read more)
December 1st, 2005: Jackpot Factory Group Offers Bonus Incentives to try its Latest Games
KAHNAWAKE, Canada -- The Jackpot Factory, a leading online casino group that has paid out over $4 billion since its launch, announced today that it is offering triple loyalty points and a $25,000... (Read more)
December 1st, 2005: Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa Launches
SAN FRANCISCO -- Starting December 2nd, bringing home the stylish decor of Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa will be just a click away with the official launch of It is a one-stop-shop... (Read more)
December 1st, 2005: Mac Online Poker Released for Macintosh, iMac, and PokerBook Users Looking to Play Online Poker on Their Mac
(PRLEAP.COM) Mac computer users looking to play online poker finally have somewhere to turn. has come to the forefront for Mac users as a leader in the poker... (Read more)
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