UK Gambling Guide

World Cup Makes Rooney Name Bad Bet at Online Casino

June 29th, 2010

With the World Cup capturing the imagination of Internet gambling fans around the world, online casino operator Paddy Power is taking bets on the popularity of the name Wayne, as in English football star Wayne Rooney. But England’s failure to advance part the round of sixteen means players wagering the name is given to a huge number of British babies will be facing long odds. (more…)

China’s New Internet Regulations for Minors

June 23rd, 2010

A new Internet policy in web-using is a crushing force for China could affect the online gaming experience of many Chinese minors, defined as anyone under age 18. The two new policies call for minors to no longer have available virtual currency , except in games themselves, and for online games to be moral and limit the hours people can play them to an acceptable amount. And they demand all this in ...

Online Poker Debate Heats Up in New Jersey and California

June 21st, 2010

Two of most populous states, California and New Jersey, cash-strapped, continue to discuss the benefits of explicitly legalizing online poker in an intrastate system, with new and amended bills proposed earlier this month. However, major hurdles remain in both California and New Jersey before state-approved online poker sites get up and running. (more…)

Belize Aspires To Be A Regulated Online Gambling Jurisdiction

June 16th, 2010

Belize is ready to soar to a great heights and follow the path of other Caribbean countries to offer a regulated and licensed environment for online gambling companies. The Regulations of the Gaming Control Act, were adapted from regulations in countries where the online gambling industry was formed and was successful. (more…)