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The CEO and the founder of the once famous and popular online poker website Full Tilt Poker, also known as FTP has been welcomed by state officials who arrested him at the JFK Airport as he was coming back from his trip from Ireland in order to face the charges against him. Raymond Bitar is being arrested on alleged participation in a Ponzi scheme.

Raymond Bitar is the most important person to surrender himself to the authorities throughout the fifteen month long investigation and prosecuting three of the most famous online poker websites after the events of Black Friday. He said that he understands the charges against him and that he knows that it was Full Tilt Poker’s fault that the players didn’t get their funds. He said that his return and his surrender is all a part of his tries to make sure that the players get their money as soon as possible.

According to the authorities, Full Tilt Poker owed the players from around the world a total of three hundred and fifty million dollars. The problem is that Full Tilt Poker only had a total of seventy million dollars to cover the due payments. The authorities also accuse the CEO and founder of FTP of lying and defrauding users. He is being charged with money laundering, bank fraud and gambling.

It has been announced in the beginning of this year by the leading company in the software developing industry, Microgaming that it is going to launch its latest branded slot machine that is themed around DC Comics’ most famous character, Batman. This game is themed around the latest movie of batman, “The Dark Knight”. Now, the game is live at all of the Microgaming powered online casinos. It has been released by the same time the new Batman movie is hitting theaters which is called “The Dark Knight Rises”.

This new Mcirogaming branded slot game lives up to the hype that was created over the game. This game offers the players with more than two hundred ways to win. Since it is a branded slot that is themed around a movie, you can expect to see a lot of Cinematic Spins integrated into the game. When you spin the button, the reels vanish and an audio visual clip is played from the movie. When it is over, the reels come back and you continue the game normally. This allows the fans of Batman to enjoy their favorite scenes from the movie while wining the big bucks. This game has something different from the other super hero themed games. Unlike other games, The Dark Knight doesn’t show the heroes in their caricature form but in this game, the symbols show the characters as they look in the movie himself. This means you will see Christian Bale as Batman, Heath Ledger as The Joker and Maggie Gyllenhaal as Rachel Dawes. The game can be played on all the online casinos powered by Microgaming such as Golden Riviera, Platinum play and All Slots online casinos.

It has been announced in the beginning of this year by the leading company in the software developing industry, Microgaming that it is going to launch its latest branded slot machine that is themed around DC Comics’ most famous character, Batman. This game is themed around the latest movie of batman, “The Dark Knight”. Now, the game is live at all of the Microgaming powered online casinos. It has been released by the same time the new Batman movie is hitting theaters which is called “The Dark Knight Rises”.

This new Mcirogaming branded slot game lives up to the hype that was created over the game. This game offers the players with more than two hundred ways to win. Since it is a branded slot that is themed around a movie, you can expect to see a lot of Cinematic Spins integrated into the game. When you spin the button, the reels vanish and an audio visual clip is played from the movie. When it is over, the reels come back and you continue the game normally. This allows the fans of Batman to enjoy their favorite scenes from the movie while wining the big bucks. This game has something different from the other super hero themed games. Unlike other games, The Dark Knight doesn’t show the heroes in their caricature form but in this game, the symbols show the characters as they look in the movie himself. This means you will see Christian Bale as Batman, Heath Ledger as The Joker and Maggie Gyllenhaal as Rachel Dawes. The game can be played on all the online casinos powered by Microgaming such as Golden Riviera, Platinum play and All Slots online casinos.

One of the leading gaming software suppliers and sportsbook betting, OpenBet has announced its recent deal. OpenBet has signed a contract with PGI. This contract obligates OpenBet to supply odd fix games, also known as Instawin to PGI and IEST, its Philippine subsidiary. These games are going to be used in PAGCOR’s authorized entertainment gambling venues across the Philippine. PAGCOR’s gambling venues regulates and operates e-Game Cafes, online poker rooms, bingo rooms, VIP clubs and casinos all across the country. All the terminals that are supported by IEST will be linked to the web and will offer fixed odd games that are provided by OpenBet. This new offering will be added to the already existing sport wagering services and games.

The authorized and regulated venues of PAGCOR have more than sixty games that have just gone live. These games include games like Caddy Scratch, Cash Drop & Lucky Reactors.  Over the course of time, more games are expected to go live on these outlets. PGI is targeting to supply more than five hundred terminals with gaming content from OpenBet by the end of this year with more terminals are expected to be deployed across the country.

Commenting on this deal, the Director of PGI, Carl Wahlin has stated that having a partnership with partners who are aware of legal bounders and regulations like OpenBet is vital, especially when the regulation process is still in its first stages.

The increasing popularity of Social games has urged the analytic research firm Kontagent to partner with Clarion Gaming who is responsible for the organization of the EiG conferences. This partnership was made in order to study the phenomenon of social gaming and its effect on the online gambling market and the upcoming and expected transformation of social gaming into gambling. This study has the best timing because many online gambling companies and operators are moving into the social gaming world. The full results of this study is planned to be released to the public during the EiG conference that is expected to be located in Barcelona between the 16th and the 18th of October
The rise of interest in the social casino styled games made it without a doubt the hottest and most popular gaming category this year. A lot of gambling operators form the gambling sector has been watching this closely which led to several acquisitions. These acquisitions include IGT’s acquisition of Doubledown, Bwin.party’s acquisition of Orneon and Caesars’ acquisition of Playtika.

The head of content for EiG, Ewa Baukun has said that Kontagent is the best and most suitable partner for this kind of study. This is due to the amount of experience that Kontagent has in the realm of social gaming and especially its insight in the analytics of the social player. So they will be the perfect source of information when it comes to analyzing the collision of social gaming with online gambling. The first step that was taken by the companies is that they released a survey to collect the opinions and views of different people. This survey includes operator and players.

ComTrade, the software engineering service provider and IT solutions has stated that the company has released its first 90 Ball Bingo solution for Facebook at Bingo Britain. This new Bingo solution has the new players as its priority. It begins with providing the players with a much simpler edition of the 90 Ball Bingo. In this version, the daubing happens automatically as the players don’t have to activate it themselves. Also the player has the option to buy up to 60 cards.

This new bingo solution runs on the iGaming platform that belongs to ComTrade. This platform allows the player to easily navigate through the game.  This new version allows the players to easily locate their friends and play with them through the automatic selection of rooms. This version comes with all the famous and popular features such as chat rooms, free credit and sharing. As for operators, they can make profit by taking advantage of the advertising features that are available.

The owner of Palacelive.com and Palace Casino has commented on this new release by saying that this new launch is only one of many innovative products that the team is working on at the moment. On the other hand, the director of games from ComTrade, Ales Gornjec stated that this is considered their first step in the rapidly growing world of social gaming and that the company is very glad with this new release.