September ComScore numbers show surge of interest in US Internet Poker
Independent Metrics monitoring company ComScore's numbers for September indicate that the online gambling sector was up 20 percent with 14,957 million unique visits to gambling sites in the United States.  Internet poker tournaments were a major factor in the surge in popularity.
Unique visits to Business and finance sites were up by 8 percent and in terms of individual websites, it was Google leading with 180 million unique visitors over Yahoo (177 million) and Microsoft (165 million).