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 Oman royalty sues casino for letting her lose
posted 7/30/2014  |  source: IOL News
Omani foreign minister Sayyid Badr bin Hamad bin Hamood Al-Busaidi's wife lost $2 million at Piccadilly Casino in London, sues them for "taking advantage of her gambling addiction; Nora Al-Daher said, “If I had been told to stop, of course I would stop immediately. No one ever told me to stop or think about my gambling.”
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PokerStars rates Pros on social media skills
posted 7/30/2014  |  source: Pokerfuse
PokerStars analyzes social media of Team PokerStars Pros and other top industry players to find Daniel Negreanu as top scorer, followed by Phil Ivey and Liv Boeree; Twitter and Facebook usages were measured with measures developed by FollowerWonk and Likealyzer
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Amaya stocks at 52-week high
posted 7/30/2014  |  source: PokerNews
Amaya Gaming Group stock reaches 52-week high on Toronto Stock Exchange on July 29 when stock reached $30.67; Latest jump comes in response to global regulators approving Amaya/Rational Group deal
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Nevada thrives amid struggling industry
posted 7/30/2014  |  source: Nevada Poker Reviews
Gaming revenues up in Nevada for fourth straight fiscal year, defying industry trends; Las Vegas Strip garnered $532 million in June gaming revenue, 22% increase year on year
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Fajerson steps down from Mr Green
posted 7/30/2014  |  source: iGaming Business
Largest Mr Green shareholder Hans Fajerson steps down from board of directors with immediate effect; Fajerson will remain shareholder of Scandinavian online casino operator with 20.2% share of votes
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Codere to launch Mexican online gambling
posted 7/30/2014  |  source: iGaming Business
Mexican entity of Spanish operator Codere Group strikes deal with LasVegasFromHome.com Entertainment and Salinas TV Azteca Group to launch online gaming venture in Mexico; Website greenplay.mx and sister gaming websites expected to launch by August 20, 2014
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Analysts surprised by NJ online gaming revenue
posted 7/30/2014  |  source: Networks.org
Alex Bumazhny of Fitch Ratings cuts estimate for New Jersey online gaming to $120 million to $130 million per year, nearly half of previous estimate; Analysts confused as to why participation lower than expected
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Software snapshots: Rational and bwin
posted 7/30/2014  |  source: Pokerfuse PRO
Full Tilt continues expansion into non-poker online gambling with Amaya slot games set to debut; PokerStars Spin & Go format to debut in most markets as early as August; Bwin launches new "premium" online poker platform; PartyPoker discovers bug on heads-up tables in $5/$10
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PokerStars WCOOP Challenge starts Friday
posted 7/30/2014  |  source: Poker News Report
PokerStars WCOOP Challenge plays this Friday to Sunday with $7 million in guarantees over nine events; Deposit Shootout Bonus looks to draw new players
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New Jersey online poker cash game trends
posted 7/30/2014  |  source: Online Poker Report
New Jersey online poker cash game traffic started strong in January 2014 but plummeted nearly 50% in 4.5 months with 16% growth since then; PokerStars will have distinct effect on traffic going forward as New Jersey outperforms global market in terms of percentage growth
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Winamax launching fast-fold poker
posted 7/30/2014  |  source: iGaming.org
Winamax releases fast-fold poker version Go Fast Poker; Difference from other sites is players cannot watch a hand without participating, preventing data mining
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Six months to Portugal online gambling
posted 7/30/2014  |  source: Pokerfuse
Portuguese parliament approves government online gaming proposals; European Union approval still required but expected to be automatic; Regulator now has 180 days to prepare for implementation
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 Drivers set up poker table during traffic jam
posted 7/29/2014  |  source: LAist
Drivers stuck in Los Angeles traffic jam set up poker table amidst stopped traffic; Table owners suggested others play Texas Hold'em while waiting for man hung on to overpass sign
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Tournament review: July 28, 2014
posted 7/29/2014  |  source: PocketFives
Ben "NeverScaredB" Wilinofsky wins Full Tilt Sunday Major for $39,880, among others won won in global online poker Sunday tournaments
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New Jersey tournaments: July 28, 2014
posted 7/29/2014  |  source: PocketFivEs
Mattyice wins PartyPoker/Borgata $50K GTD for $9,310, among others who won in New Jersey online poker weekend tournaments
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