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Decoding Casino Lingo: What Exactly Is A Hand Pay In Slots?

A hand pay in slot machine terminology simply means that something has gone very right or wrong and that you will need to be paid by a human. In the best circumstances, it means you've won a taxable jackpot, and the casino will need to collect...

April 12, 2024 4 min read



National Comic Book Day: America’s Favorite Comic Book Characters

Wham! Kapow! Boom! There’s nothing quite as iconic as the world of comic books, where vibrant illustrations, onomatopoeic words, and...
April 15, 2024 4 min read

The Best Gaming Cities in the US

The skyrocketing growth of the gaming industry in America is no secret, with the video game market projected to soar...
April 15, 2024 5 min read
Tommy Hyland
Celebrities & Poker Pros Industry

What Ever Happened To Tommy Hyland?

Card-counting hero and blackjack legend Tommy Hyland earned a place in the Blackjack Hall of Fame back in 2002 –...
April 10, 2024 4 min read
Carbon emissions in gaming

Gaming Industry Study: Carbon Emissions of Top Video Games 

What do video games and jumbo jets have in common? Carbon emissions, of course! Although we have to consider scale,...
April 10, 2024 4 min read
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Sports Top 10s

Unmasking The NFL: How Much Do NFL Mascots Make?

Every football fan knows players and coaches make mega money, but how much do NFL mascots get paid? The average...
April 8, 2024 5 min read
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Basketball 101: How Many Periods Are In A Basketball Game? NBA vs NCAA

NBA and NCAA Men’s games each have a different number of periods that last for varying amounts of time. There...
April 5, 2024 4 min read

US Cities with the Most Swifties Per Capita 

It’s me, hi, I’m a Swiftie, it’s me! With 53% of Americans identifying as Taylor Swift fans and 4.35 million...
April 5, 2024 4 min read
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Guides Insider Insights

Behind The Neon Lights: How Do Casinos Make Money?

Casinos make money because every game has a house edge created for it. That edge is usually achieved in either...
April 3, 2024 4 min read

Influencers at Coachella: America’s Take on Influencer Invasion

Coachella is renowned for its top-tier musical lineups and trend-setting fashion statements. From iconic headliners like Lana del Rey or...
April 1, 2024 3 min read
Football fan as Argentina's fourth penalty is stopped by the German goalie

Soccer 101: What Is Relegation In Soccer?

In soccer, relegation is one of the worst things that can happen to a club. In short, if relegated, the...
March 28, 2024 6 min read
April Fools Day

April Fool’s Day Survey: Is it no laughing matter? 

Salt in your coffee, “kick me” notes on your back, and xeroxed copies of rear-ends on the work copying machine,...
March 26, 2024 3 min read
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Insider Insights

The Psychology of Gambling: Why Do People Gamble?

Hold your breath folks, because here it comes: Over 1.9 billion players played in casinos around the world in the...
March 26, 2024 4 min read
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Guides Poker

How To Play Like A Pro: Easy Poker Cheat Sheets For Beginners

Use each poker cheat sheet in this guide to ground your game and establish solid fundamentals: Poker Hands Cheat Sheet...
March 20, 2024 6 min read
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Guides Tips & Tricks

The Basics Of Craps For Beginners, Explained By An Expert

Ask any craps player what the most exciting game in the casino is and, guess what, they will say craps....
March 19, 2024 4 min read
Alex Morgan
Sports Top 10s

Who Are The Top 10 Highest Paid Female Soccer Players?

This list of the highest paid female soccer players is based on what each player was paid last year, taking...
March 18, 2024 5 min read