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U.S. Senate considering legalizing online poker -- and cracking down on other internet gambling

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A bipartisan group of U.S. Senators is close to a deal on legalizing online poker, a possible victory for supporters of greater liberalization of gambling laws. But the group is also considering tightening restrictions on other forms of internet gambling. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., and Senate Minority Whip...
U.S. Senate considering legalizing online poker -- and cracking down on other internet gambling

Nevada governor signs online gambling bill into law

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Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval signed legislation that legalized online gambling inside the state of Nevada. Both houses of the legislature pass the bill as an emergency measure so they could lay claim to being the first in the nation to sign such a bill into law — ahead of...
Nevada governor signs online gambling bill into law

Who Would Want To Be Yahoo CEO Now? (YHOO)

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It's looking increasingly likely that Scott Thompson can not survive his resume scandal at Yahoo. If he does step down, or get forced out, Yahoo will find itself looking for another CEO. The question then becomes, who on Earth wants to take this job? You're stepping into an environment where...
Who Would Want To Be Yahoo CEO Now? (YHOO)
Nevada Legalizes Online Gambling, Opens Up Interstate Rollout

'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
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Facebook Casino Game Launches, Backed by Myspace's Tom Anderson and Reality-TV Star Brody Jenner

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RocketFrog is the latest company to bet on casino-style games on Facebook as online gambling becomes more of a reality. The Los Angeles-based company has not raised institutional funding yet, but is backed by its founders along with Brody Jenner, stepbrother to Kim Kardashian and son of Olympic decathlete Bruce Jenner (see...
Facebook Casino Game Launches, Backed by Myspace's Tom Anderson and Reality-TV Star Brody Jenner

Sprint Board Watches CEO Closely

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As Sprint Nextel's chief, Dan Hesse, negotiates a tricky high-wire act, the company's board is taking an unusually active role to head off missteps amid vocal investor complaints....
Sprint Board Watches CEO Closely

Get Ready For The Madness: Next Month's Schedule of New Mobile Device Announcements

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During any given year, new mobile devices are announced and released like clockwork. The Consumer Electronics Show, Mobile World Congress and other large conference herald the first round. The second round comes as the holiday shopping season approaches. Spurred by Apple's expected announcement of the new iPhone on Sept. 12,...
Get Ready For The Madness: Next Month's Schedule of New Mobile Device Announcements
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