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About U.S. online gambling popularity Concerned

The theme of the struggle against U.S. online gambling industry disturbs the gaming community. It is the old Wire Act (1961) in force in the U.S.
which prohibits to the game using the telephone
telegraph and other wire communication facilities outside the boundaries of their own state. Gamblers believe that this ban does not apply to the Internet
while the official establishment has a different opinion. American DOJ has banned the advertising of casinos in search engines and on television
bank deposits at online casinos (not banned
rather than very strongly recommended
but there was a proposal that has not been denied). Antigua simultaneously taken by the Court of the WTO
a decision that the U.S. has either not allow their citizens to play in any online casino or the law aside all the obstacles move in relation to gambling. A few years ago to adopt a trial to a prohibitive law failed in the Parliament of the United States is still at the level of the house Representatives.At beginning of 2006
there were no significant progress on the front of the struggle with the online gambling in the U.S.
but in the course of this year there are a number of serious causes of stronger measures against online casinos to speak. It all started with a new law to ban gambling on the Internet. The same Senators Kyl
Leach and Goodlatte joined them
the proposed second draft (now known HR4777)
which prohibits U.S. citizens for online gambling (all forms of gambling
including Lich participation on sports
except for horse racing and fantasy sports). In accordance with this law
banks have to make full block any opportunity for players to deposit in the casino
and players themselves are under threat of a heavy fine or imprisonment of up sentenced to 10 years in prison . Despite the fact that numerous surveys show that the majority of the population in the United States does not support given law
it was adopted by the House of Representatives of the U.S. Congress by the majority of the 3 / 4 of the votes. It was planned that it should by the Senate
it would be after the signature of George Bush
as it is known
do not feel no sympathy approved for gambling to be considered . were transferred hearings of the fall session; Fortunately
there are obviously some problems with the bill in the Senate. It appeared the information that can not pass the Senate bill from the first
in this case creates a conciliation commission
the two houses of Congress
is at the minimum delay adoption of the law for a considerable term. Successful passing of the bill in the House of the Congress was
supported by a scandal involving lobbyist Jack Abramoff
a very famous. He was the non-payment of tax fraud and with money in real casinos accused. It was his active position
in many aspects contributed to the failure of recent anti-online-bill
but at the same time after the scandal a lot of legislators tried to distance themselves from it support for a new bill.Struggle are against gambling in the U.S. is performed not only at the level of the country as a whole
as well as in individual states. The first signs appeared in the State of Washington (not the capital of the USA
the city of Washington
the first pass was their own Anti-Social Legislation confused as to extend the Wire Act. From now on gambling through the Internet or other means of communication (cell phones
palm trees are here and meant
the inhabitants of the State of Washington to threaten a fine of up to $ 10
000 and (or) in prison for a term up to five years. Even sites informing the Online gaming is prohibited. It came on June 7
there is however no cases of their application for two more striking was the U.S. DOJ months.One have been supplied. On 20 July David Carruthers was arrested
Chief Executive of one of the biggest online gambling company BetOnSports in that it happened at the airport in Dallas
where David was taken by the transit flight from England to Costa Rica. He was a series of
allegations submitted
including bats and non-payment of taxes
he refused to be let out on bail. This case involves several people
including one of the owners of the company Gary Kaplan. Interestingly enough
but David is self- a citizen of Great Britain
and the company is registered in Costa Rica. By the way
the authorities of Costa Rica have refused to cooperate with the Americans with regard to this case
stated that with David and BetOnSports have not broken the laws of their country. BetOnSports even stopped working until 14 August
and dismissed David Carruthers attempted to be from the scandal.On all the way to the situation around BetOnSports more controversial. But this arrest
the market of gaming stocks
the price was brought in by 20 -40% in one day
although now the shares of the repair of a gap. Besides being a great marketing conference canceled in Las Vegas
which had planned another major online bookmaker Bodog. All in all
it is not recommended for a manager of gambling sites in the USA before. Just in case. Several gambling sites since the arrest of David refused access for the citizens of the United States. Thus
the accounts of the Americans in the B2B poker network are closed
in the casino / bookie / casino Coral / Eurobet
Victor Chandler
all such companies based in Europe
and the Americans share is not high among their customers. A few predictions at the end. Hopefully
the Senate does not approve the bill in its present form
and it is a long review be sent at the minimum. Although the Americans have to hurry up
by its final decision
because they are affected by the decision of the WTO
and Antigua has repeatedly applied to the organization with an application to U.S. control actions. If the prohibition is not adopted or a decision will enable online gaming in the U.S.
the gambling community will certainly breathe with relief
but there are no significant changes. It is much more interesting when the law for all that is passed on. For current up to 50% of all money online is presented by U.S. players. Certainly
not all Americans are online casinos to leave
but outflow of client met the majority of painful Glue ;. gamble companies fail
will worsen the situation on the market of poker
where the U.S. is that the main supplier of “fish” is © Copyright 2006-2007 .

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Phones and the future of online gambling

Despite the boom and bust cycles that regularly experience the Internet, there is an activity that always has money, the online gambling activity is made. Internet access via mobile phones is already a reality and soon gamers can email their favorite games like bingo, blackjack, lotteries and most forms of Internet gambling to access their mobile phones. New smart phones are essentially mini-PCs with high-resolution screens and a lot of computing power with full operating systems. The limits of technology are pushed further every year and the opportunities this presents to the online gambling industry are seemingly endless. Finding the day of the hearing before the PC or a wireless connection will be a thing of the past. There are several factors that contribute to the expansion of the online gambling industry analysts predict mobile devices.Mobile that in the very near future, prices for mobile internet access are severely impaired. Even many cellular carriers begin to revise their pricing plans. Cellular carriers have recently spent a lot of money to upgrade their networks for high speed data access. Of course they will have consumers use their products to their investments, so that the drop in prices to recoup. With advancements in mobile phone and PDA technology, some experts predict, enhance mobile gaming revenues of 900% over the next three years. In 2004, online casino gambling generated $ 48,300,000,000 in sales and is expected to generate $ 70,600,000,000 U.S. dollars by 2009. Even state lotteries (including Massachusetts) into the action with a few states are already considering mobile online gaming as a way to get to generate higher profits. How will all affect the average online player? No longer are online gamers to have to wait to sit in front of their PC or to be limited in finding a wireless connection. For now, the possibilities of online players, but not for long industry experts say, limited. Casino games where the player competes against the house are already available and include such games as blackjack, roulette, slots, craps. Games in which players compete against each other, such as online bingo and poker are a bit difficult to translate, but appear to include wireless solutions. The convenience of mobile devices will be a great attraction for online players. Imagine if you will, that a passenger on a long boring car ride. Playing with a cell phone or wireless device online player bets in a position, poker, bingo or sports events. A major European airline will be offering online bingo at the passengers in the near future. Sports bettors who place bets on the date they will no longer have access to a PC or go to a betting office. Progressive Slots Players can place bets from their mobile phones if they have any idea that a large progressive jackpot is about to have. The possibilities are almost endless for both amateur and serious online gamers. This technology exceeds the benefits of wireless laptops that need a router to receive a signal. With a cell phone or mobile device all that is needed is a satellite signal, which is currently available almost everywhere. Even if your first choice is to play from a PC, players should keep download software on their mobile phone on standby in case the situation arises when a bet should be set or a particular game must be played at that moment. Players should be sure to familiarize yourself with the mobile game interface, as the navigation will be different on a mobile device, found something on the PC. Mobile gaming is a fast growing economy;! Anyone can join, so that one there and play

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