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World Series of Poker Underway at the Rio

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The Rio Casino & Resort in Las Vegas started hosting the World Series of Poker (WSOP) 2010. On Friday, the WSOP kicked off and more than 100,000 squared feet of playing space was ready at the casino for them.

This year there will be 57 bracelet events and organizers have stated that

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Doyle Brunson on Recruitment at the 2010 WSOP

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Ten time WSOP bracelet winner and poker legend Doyle Brunson has decided to add a new player to his repertoire of proteges. However, the new recruit will have to earn his/her way to being part of the Brunson 1.

Doyle Brunson has announced that him and his team will be keeping an eye on especially talented players at the WSOP this year and they will try to get a feeling on who has

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Online Gambling to be Available on Google TV

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Last week at a conference in San Francisco, Google’s spokesmen announced Google’s most recent innovative idea “Google TV”. This project will come along with an on-screen search box that will enable users to search for their favorite TV shows and other content available on the web.

This is great news for online gamblers as they will no longer have to depend on their computers to find the best online casinos on their TV screens.

Google TV will come to television sets in

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Playtech to Cater Online Gambling Software in Finland

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In Finland the Slot Machine Association, Rahaautomaattiyhdistys (RAY), holds exclusive rights for gambling operations in the country. In an attempt to tie up with a reputable software provider to provide gambling services online, the association floated a tender and now it has been announced they awarded the contract to no other than

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iGaming Super Show Kicks Off May 25th

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The iGaming Super Show is one of the biggest events in the online gambling industry. iGaming is known for providing amazing resources and information for everyone in the industry through the publication of iGaming Business and iGaming Business Affiliate Magazine.

The big event will take place in Prague from May 25th through May 28th. Over 2,500 delegates of the industry representing

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Slots.com Domain Sold for Outstanding Price

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Online gambling domain name Slots.com has been sold for an incredible sum of $5.5 million. Christina Hall, the website owner, had kept her expected price secret but a lot of people in the industry estimated that it was somewhere above $1 million based on the sale of a similar domain name Poker.org for $1 million.

Apparently, the auction was not a straightforward affair as it has been reported that the price fell short from what Hall expected to get. However, the auctioning firm solved the issue and the deal was closed. The difference in the price of Poker.org and Slots.com could be that

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New Casino software brings Microgaming games to USA players

We have information from Allfreechips (online casino guide) that a new software company will take over operations for USA players with all the Microgaming games you love. The new company will offer Microgaming games to US players both new and migrated from other Microgaming casinos.

Watch Allfreechips and Worldgamblingnews for more updates.

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WSOP Bracelet New Design

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Harrah’s Entertainment recently hired jewelry designer Steve Soffa to design the new World Series of Poker (WSOP) bracelets that will be handed to the winners of the events this year.

Soffa is a very prestigious jewelry and

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EPT Season 7 Schedule Released

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The largest poker room in the world, PokerStars, has confirmed the dates and destination for the 7th season of the PokerStars European Poker Tour (EPT). The new season will debut with a €4,250 debut event in Tallinn, Estonia and will run from August 11th through 16th.

The destinations are once more very appealing and a summertime visit to them is very appealing to players around the world. The top names of poker gather in Europe at this time of the year for

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Gus Hansen’s Night Results in a -$556,270 Fest

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The virtual high stakes poker games never seize to amaze me. The pros just throw crazy amounts of money in which makes the action more intense and enjoyable everytime (regardless of how the games make me wish I had THAT much money available to gamble).

Anyway, Gus Hansen had been on a hot streak over the past couple of weeks but lately he dropped over half a million at the tables against some of the toughest opponents in a six-hours long gambling session.

First he played against Di ‘Urindanger’ Dang and he lost over $57,000 in 176 hands of $500/$1000 Cap Pot Limit Omaha. Next came Ilari ‘Ziigmund’ Sahamies who played against Hansen for nearly three hours and drained $375,282 from him in 686 hands.

Sahamies logged off and along came