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Monthly Archives:: February 2012

Blackjack Tips – A Blackjack Superstition to Ignore

No matter how rational you are, you almost certainly have some sort of superstition that you take with you to the casino. Maybe you always order the same drink, play with the same dealer, or look away from the roulette wheel while the ball is spinning. Even if you personally don’t do anything like this,…Read More

What’s Special About Progressive Jackpots?

One of the most exciting parts of online gambling is the progressive jackpot. It is very similar to the large jackpots of land casinos. With each play that does not pay out to a winner, the amount the jackpot will pay increases. What builds the jackpot is the participation of many players tied into the…Read More

History of the Slot Machine – Charles Fey’s Liberty Bell

Everyone can agree on who invented the slot machine, but there is some dispute over when this took place. Charles Fey is believed to have perfected his invention in either 1887 or 1895, although today’s slots have little in common with the original machines that were actually based on cards. However, Fey did not start…Read More

Craps Etiquette – Craps Rules For Playing Right

Etiquette plays an important role in all casino table games and craps is no exception. You are interacting with the dealer, the other players, and large sums of money are on the line. Without some basic rules, there would surely be chaos. Though online players don’t have to worry about such things, if you would…Read More