Tag Archives: treasure island
- Snake Oil & Widgets: Las Vegas – Making Sensory of it all
October 8, 2014
As a seasoned Vegas visitor, I ought to know better than to avoid shut-eye on the journey over, fully aware of the endless eye-bashing and late nights that await me on touchdown at McCarran Airport for my week-long trip to G2E. The bright neon lights sit pride of place in...
- 888 Holdings gets interim approval for Nevada intrastate poker network
July 9, 2014
UK-listed online gambling operator 888 Holdings has received interim approval from Nevada regulators to launch an intrastate network of online poker rooms operated by multiple casinos. At Wednesday’s meeting of the Nevada Gaming Control Board (GCB), 888’s representatives pitched regulators on a plan to link its online poker site with...
- Golden Gaming Inches Closer to a Deal With Treasure Island; Poker Room Closure at Circus Circus; Mandalay Bay Poker Room Gets a Refurb
September 12, 2013
Golden Gaming has received preliminary approval to join the online poker campaign of Treasure Island and 888 Holdings; there are no more clowns playing poker at Circus Circus as the big top closes it’s poker room ‘indefinitely’; and it’s BRAVO for the newly refurbished poker room at Mandalay Bay. It...
- Dealer’s Choice: Rational Applies In Delaware, 888 Approved In Nevada, Full Tilt Traffic Dropping
March 22, 2013
Rational Group applies for Delaware online poker license Delaware was the second state in the Union to legalize poker, and when it did it went virtually unnoticed. The second smallest state in the nation by size and the fifth smallest by population, Delaware doesn’t grab a lot of attention. If...
- 888 Holdings, Treasure Island receive Nevada gaming license
888 Holdings and Treasure Island now have online gaming licenses in Nevada after the state regulatory board, the Nevada Gaming Commission, unanimously approved the license applications of both companies. The decision to award 888 and Treasure Island licenses in the state came in a swift meeting that lasted only two...
- 888 receives initial Nevada license nod despite AGA double standard
March 6, 2013
The quest by Gibraltar-based online gambling operator 888 Holdings for a Nevada interactive gaming license has won preliminary approval. Two years ago, the Nevada Gaming Control Board had deemed 888’s technology partnership with Nevada-licensed casino operator Caesars Entertainment a ‘suitable’ match, and on Wednesday, 888 reps were back in front...
Kangwon Land casino paying problem gamblers to stay away
March 24, 2017
888’s 2016: casino and sports good, poker and bingo bad
March 21, 2017
888 doubles in 27 months, and can double again
April 25, 2017