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How Will Atlantic City Cope After the Trump Taj Mahal Closes?

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Trump Taj Mahal Will Close on October 10, 2016: Why is Yet Another Atlantic City Casino Closing? 2014 was a devastating year for Atlantic City, which had to deal with the fallout of an unprecedented four casino hotels closing and a loss of more than 8,000 jobs. With another casino hotel that is on life…Read More

How Do Illegal Gambling Rings Really Work?

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Illegal gambling is a highly profitable business with a high risk and even though government agencies work hard to take action against illegal gambling rings the practice is still rife as individuals look to circumnavigate the laws in place to tax winnings. The Set-Up Technically, anybody can set up an illegal gambling ring. There have…Read More

A Recent History of Gambling Advertising

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Since gambling pre-dates even the most ancient of advertisements, it’s safe to say that the two have been inseparable since ads became a permanent fixture in most societies. In more modern times, as the legal status and public perception of gambling constantly ebbs and flows, the same rings true for gambling advertising. What Are Some…Read More

Working as a Casino Security Guard: A behind the scenes look

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Many people tend to forget that behind the glitz and glamor of the neon lights and ringing of slot jackpots there are a team of people designed not only to protect the casino and its investments but the people too. We managed to catch up with a seasoned veteran of casino security, someone who has been…Read More

How Long Till Robots Take Over The Gaming World?

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Robots have already famously conquered humankind at chess. In 1997, Deep Blue, a chess-playing computer developed by IBM, beat the very best planet earth had to offer, world champion Gary Kasparov, over six games: two games to one and six draws. Poker, unlike chess, is a game of imperfect information, and that makes it much…Read More

5 Hardest Games in the World to Master

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Go! The game Go! began life in ancient China, or the Far East, over 5,500 years ago, making it the oldest board game played today. Not only is it the oldest, it’s also one of the most complex games on the market. It’s an abstract strategy board game where two players attempt to occupy the…Read More

Why do Blackjack Dealers Always Win? The Life and Times of a Vegas Dealer

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Ever fancied the life of a casino dealer? Good pay, generous tips, and because you’re playing the with the house edge, you always get to win! Here’s our man on the casino floor, Justin Bryan, who has put in shifts at some of the biggest casinos in Vegas and, along the way, met some very,…Read More

Who Are The 10 Richest Olympians Ever?

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The 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio have just come to a close and the world will reflect on historic sporting moments that have captured the hearts and minds of the people of the participating nations over the last two weeks. Some of the biggest names in sports were present in Brazil for the Games…Read More

The Casino Floor of Tomorrow: Attracting Millennials to Casinos

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The Casino Floor of Tomorrow As the population visiting casinos and their primary reasons for coming change, so are the casinos themselves. According to a recent White House report, millennials, those born in the last two decades of the 20th century, now constitute approximately 1/3 of the American population and the largest generation in the…Read More

Are Land Based Casinos Doing Enough To Attract Millennials?

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Millennials are Making Their Presence Felt in the Casinos in a Big Way, but Not by Gambling The term “millennials” is in the news a lot lately. It refers to those individuals who are currently 18-35 years of age. Many of them have recently completed school and entered the job market. While the amount of money…Read More