2012 January 16 Gambling News, Events and Happenings
A: The closest I could get from the Guinness Book of World Records’ website was “the longest marathon playing poker by an individual.” From June 2-10, 2010, professional poker player Phil “Unabomber” Laak played continuously for 115 hours at the Bellagio Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas.
Las Vegas, NV, January 16, 2012 –( a rel=”nofollow” href=”http://www.pr.com/”>PR.com a>)– Bubble Protection.com, the world leader in online poker tournament entry fee protection and indemnity, today announced the hiring of Ji Hong Oh as Chief Technology Officer. Oh will be involved in the expansion and development of the Bubble Protection proprietary technology, as well as spearhead the growth and management of the company’s information technology department. /> />Mr. Oh was t
–BubbleProtection.com Completes Financing Through Private Placement Offering
–BubbleProtection.com Revolutionizes Online Poker by Protecting Players
Rapid City, SD, January 16, 2012 –( a rel=”nofollow” href=”http://www.pr.com/”>PR.com a>)– National Relief Charities is a nonprofit dedicated to quality of life for Native Americans living on poverty-stricken reservations. NRC has been serving Indian country for over twenty years, but in that time, the landscape has changed significantly. Today, the cost of living is higher than ever, requests for aid from the reservations are up, and donations for many nonprofits are down. This means the
When the Sam’s Town Casino opened in September 1995, there was concern that the Kansas City market couldn’t support three gambling boats.
ANNAPOLIS — Mid-Atlantic states are locked in a high-stakes competition to expand legalized gambling and boost lagging revenue, but Maryland might have the fewest chips and worst hand of anyone at the table. Maryland has struggled to get slots casinos off the ground since they were legalized in a 2008 …
As first reported by Poker Player Newspaper on Monday, Gabi Campos will be stepping down as CEO of PokerStars after a short stint at the world’s leading online poker room.
Since 2008, two of Australia’s most prominent figures, Joe Hachem and Shane Warne , have joined forces to host the Joe Hachem and Shane Warne Charity Poker Tournament .
There is one sure bet about gambling in Florida: The house always wants more.The latest exampl
(PRESS RELEASE) — Las Vegas Sands, the casino operator led by Sheldon Adelson, has held onto top spot in the GBGC 50 index of the largest gambling firmsfor a second year.