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Zynga posts loss of $52 million in quarterly earnings

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One day after laying off five percent of its workforce, Zynga announced it sustained a quarterly loss of more than $52 million. Despite the sub-optimal Q3 2012 numbers, the company’s relatively high revenue figures (over $316 million) exceeded analysts’ low expectations i(n the neighborhood of $300 million). But overall, the...
Zynga posts loss of $52 million in quarterly earnings
UltimatePoker.com goes lie as first real-money online gambling site in Nevada

Kid Racks Up $1400 Debt in FarmVille

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Oh dear — looks like it’s time to add FarmVille to the list of internet addiction scares after a 12-year-old UK boy has amassed £905 in FarmVille debt. About £288 of that came from the boy’s own savings, while £625 was billed to his horrified mother’s credit card.The debt...
Kid Racks Up $1400 Debt in FarmVille
With Luckity.com, Churchill Downs moves beyond horse races into online real-money gambling

Zynga reports third-quarter earnings

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Zynga reported third-quarter earnings Wednesday, and while the picture was grim, investors seem to think the social gaming giant has a solid vision for the future. The company's shares shot up over 14 percent immediately after the company released its earnings, saying that it would start a $200 million stock...
Zynga reports third-quarter earnings

Feds Continue Crackdown On Poker... By Seizing The Wrong Bodog Domain

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The feds domain name seizure powers seem simple enough (if of extremely questionable legality, seeing as domains involve speech which requires a higher standard to seize), so it really amazes me how badly they seem to regularly screw up in using them. The latest is the seizure of Bodog.com as...
Feds Continue Crackdown On Poker... By Seizing The Wrong Bodog Domain

Zynga Confirms Snagging Maytal Olsha, COO of New Markets (Just As We Said)

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As we reported back in August, Zynga has hired a new chief operating officer of new markets, according to an internal company-wide memo sent on Thursday. Maytal Olsha, who started at the company a week and a half ago, will be in charge of spearheading the day-to-day initiatives of working...
Zynga Confirms Snagging Maytal Olsha, COO of New Markets (Just As We Said)

Canadian government accidentally sponsors The Pirate Bay, blames Yahoo for the mistake

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The Canadian government this week temporarily suspended an online marketing campaign after banners for it appeared on The Pirate Bay. How did they get there? It’s not clear. All we know is the Department of Finance Canada is blaming Yahoo, which in turn is shifting the blame to Sympatico. The...
Canadian government accidentally sponsors The Pirate Bay, blames Yahoo for the mistake

Facebook tests UK gambling in possible preview for US

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The characters are cuddly, but don’t let those wobbly eyes fool you — the stakes in this Facebook game are very real. It’s called Bingo Friendzy, and it’s the first game on Facebook to let players win (and lose) real money. It launched this week exclusively in the UK, where...
Facebook tests UK gambling in possible preview for US

Social Gaming Startup DerbyJackpot Is About to Get You Addicted to Horse Racing

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Following last year's crackdown on online poker sites, Betabeat figured Bitcoin was the best bet for online gambling. But did you know betting on horse races is legal online? We didn't, but three brothers, Tom, Walter and Billy Hessert, did—and they're creating an addictive online gambling site to take advantage...
Social Gaming Startup DerbyJackpot Is About to Get You Addicted to Horse Racing

Here's How You Can Make Money On Facebook's Next Monster Acquisition

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If you saw Facebook's $1 billion acquisition of Instagram and were upset you didn't make any money, we have some good news for you. It looks like you can actually place a bet on which company it's going after next on Paddy Power, an online gambling site. Foursquare is...
Here's How You Can Make Money On Facebook's Next Monster Acquisition

'First Legal' Online Gambling Site Launches in the U.S., But Only For Nevada Residents For Now

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Want the fun of losing your wallet without the free drinks and oxygen high? Now Nevada residents can legally gamble online at ultimatepoker.com, which could roll out nationwide as more states legalize the practice. Since the infamous 2011 “Black Friday” that took down PokerStars and the online gambling cottage industry,...
'First Legal' Online Gambling Site Launches in the U.S., But Only For Nevada Residents For Now

Facebook allows U.K. developer to launch real-money gambling app on platform

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Online gambling company Gamesys today launches Bingo Friendzy for Facebook, the first casino title to incorporate real-money play on the social network. Real-money gambling is illegal in the U.S., but if Facebook allows more of these games in other countries, it could be a significant source of payments revenue. Facebook reported $192...
Facebook allows U.K. developer to launch real-money gambling app on platform

U.S. Shuts Gambling Site Bodog, Indicts Operators

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U.S. prosecutors have shut down the sports betting site Bodog and indicted four Canadians for illegal gambling that generated more than $100 million in winnings....
U.S. Shuts Gambling Site Bodog, Indicts Operators

Zynga launches online gambling site in the UK

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Resorts to simply taking their customers' hard earned cash Zynga, has rolled out two new services overseas today: Zynga Plus Casino and Zynga Plus Poker, giving the internet game company a chance to make its mark with some good old fashioned card games. While the games may be a...
Zynga launches online gambling site in the UK

Russian Supreme Court: ISPs Need To Proactively Block 'Illegal Content'

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We've been covering Russia's moves towards increasing censorship of the internet over the past few months, including passing a dangerous new law that appears to be focused on being able to directly censor sites that the government doesn't like. Now the Russian Supreme Court may have just made it even...
Russian Supreme Court: ISPs Need To Proactively Block 'Illegal Content'

Microsoft blocks free code site

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A website that lets people give cash to free software fans has been labelled as a "gambling" site by Microsoft....
Microsoft blocks free code site
Locaid launches internet and mobile location-tracking service
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