A Facebook Full House – Social Gaming to Become Social Gambling

Would you rather shovel manure in Farmville, or play Texas Hold ‘Em live with your friends around the globe in a game like Zynga Poker? Evidently, you are not alone. Recently, farm-based games at social media sites like Facebook gave up their number one popularity spot for online casino and poker games. Facebook games like DoubleDown Casino have absolutely exploded in popularity, and have opened the door for Facebook friends and frequent flyers of other social networking sites to enjoy legalized real money gambling from home as soon as states in America pass regulated online gaming laws.

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Friday 05-18-12

Posted in Bingo, Casino, Online Gambling, Poker

LuckyRed Casino lists May 11 – May 17 Specials

Here at BonusGeek.com we pride ourselves in delivering the most extensive one-stop information concerning online gaming you will find anywhere on the World Wide Web. To that end, we frequently update our Weekly Promotion News department to alert you about any upcoming limited time offers, bonuses, promotions and tournaments delivered by the top rated online casinos. Our research has uncovered a couple of timely specials we wanted to make sure you knew about from one of the more reputable online gaming portals, LuckyRed Casino.

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Saturday 05-12-12

Posted in Casino

American Gaming Association Report Shows US Online Gambling on the Rise

On Wednesday, May 9, the American Gaming Association (AGA) made available their annual “State of the Union” report concerning commercial gaming and gambling in the United States. While much of the report didn’t offer any earth-shattering news, one section of the report revealed interesting data that was collected through surveys the AGA conducted both on and off-line this year and last. Those surveys were conducted in the hopes of shining some light on exactly what types of gaming Americans enjoyed during 2011 as opposed to 2010.

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Friday 05-11-12

Posted in Bingo, Casino, Online Gambling

Steve Wynn and Social Gamer Zynga Talk Possible Partnership

Brick and mortar casino giant Steve Wynn got involved in developing casinos at just the right time, and has profited wildly from helping Las Vegas reemerge in the 90’s as the top global gambling destination. Though Steve Wynn may be a dedicated vegan, he and his company executives have recently been talking turkey with social game developer Zynga about some possible business relationships online in the future. Obviously Wynn Resorts is looking for access to Zynga’s massive, global customer base, which includes more than 230 million monthly users who actively play their social media games in more than 160 countries.

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Tuesday 05-08-12

Posted in Casino, Online Gambling

Does Tracking Online Gambling Behavior Violate Players?

The topic of gathering user data online has been a controversial topic over the last year, and has called into question the practices of search engines, Internet Service Providers, social networks, wireless carriers, and owner/operators of various types of website businesses. It seems our data is being collected from just about anyone and everyone, and the researchers involved in social sciences have decided to chime in as well. While most of the time our data is being collected to help a service provider or product brand analyze user needs and preferences in order to provide more desirable or effective services and products, researchers have found that the Internet provides a platform that allows real time analysis on a huge scale and at a fraction of the cost of traditional studies.

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Friday 04-27-12

Posted in Casino, Online Gambling