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Guides, Industry, Strategy

Getting Away from It All, Quickly: A History of the Getaway Car

There are so many aspects that go into a successful casino heist, from a daring plan to nerves of steel on the part of the thieves. But perhaps the most glamorous part of a good heist is the getaway car – the vehicle our thieves use...

April 8, 2014 7 min read
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Beginner, Guides, Industry, Strategy

Hedging Your Bets: How to Stretch Your Casino Bankroll to the Max

Every gambler wants to win big, but most also know that there’s no real thrill without the possibility of loss, too. At the same time, most of us don’t want to endure too much risk: maybe you’re on a tight gambling budget, or perhaps you just...

March 10, 2014 7 min read
Mobile Casino Gaming
Guides, Industry

Find Out How to Open Your Own Online Casino

How to Set Up an Online Casino So you've seen what the big boys have done but now you want...
January 27, 2014 5 min read
Risk gambling
Beginner, Guides, Strategy

Risky Business: Taking Your Gambling Skills into the Real World

It's been noted before in the history of man that the near universal appeal of gambling from culture to culture...
January 11, 2014 4 min read
Gambling Destinations, Guides, Industry

Gambling Tipping Etiquette – Betting Tipping Explained

Regardless of whether you are a seasoned professional gambler, or an amateur trying your hand at casino games for the...
December 12, 2013 6 min read
Sands Casino Demolition
Gambling Destinations, Guides

Top 5 Vegas Demolitions & Implosions Ever

The landscape of Vegas is constantly changing. Resorts rise and fall constantly, making way for larger, brighter and more luxurious...
November 27, 2013 5 min read
Shot Roulette
Guides, Industry, Poker

Great Xmas Gifts For Poker Players and Gamblers

Top 10 Gambler Gifts for Christmas 2013 Christmas is around the corner and now’s the time to think of a...
November 21, 2013 4 min read
Roulette
Beginner, Gambling Destinations, Guides, Strategy

Gambling: Pure Luck or Total Skill?

Here are three different scenarios; see if you can spot the difference. It’s the final of the World Series of...
November 7, 2013 7 min read
Slots
Gambling Destinations, Guides, Industry

How Fruit Machines Got Their Fruit Symbols

When a 25-year-old software engineer from Phoenix called Bill Elfritz put his last $20 into the Megabucks slot machine at...
September 24, 2013 6 min read
Guides, Industry

Top Ten Gambling Arrests Of All Time

Gambling and scandal seem to go hand-in-hand like an aging rock star and a 20-year-old model. And trying to zero...
September 23, 2013 8 min read
Beginner, Gambling Destinations, Guides, Industry, Strategy

Augmented Reality Online Casinos: Will You Ever Leave Home Again?

Online gamblers love the ease and convenience of playing wherever and whenever, but sometimes that has meant sacrificing some of...
September 11, 2013 3 min read
Beginner, Gambling Destinations, Guides, Industry, Strategy

Casino Lingo: Understanding the Language of Gambling

Whether you play online or on land, and whether you most enjoy poker, blackjack, craps, slots or all of them,...
September 5, 2013 3 min read
Beginner, Gambling Destinations, Guides, Industry, Strategy

Playing Slots: The Online vs. Land Casino Experience

It's no newsflash that the Internet has revolutionized gaming in many beneficial ways. For lovers of slot games, online play...
August 29, 2013 4 min read
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Gambling Destinations, Guides

Top 10 Car Rides In Vegas – Best Cars In Las Vegas

TOP TEN LAS VEGAS AUTO EXPERIENCES (AND WHERE TO FIND THEM) For many people – particularly gamblers – Las Vegas...
July 30, 2013 7 min read
Gambling Destinations, Guides

Top 10 Vegas Shows – Best Shows In Las Vegas

Las Vegas is rightly known as the "Entertainment Capitol of the World"; while New York may have more pure theater...
July 24, 2013 6 min read
Gambling Destinations, Guides, Industry

Going Wild: The Most Exotic Casino Locales in the World

Sure, Las Vegas is a guaranteed wild and crazy vacay, and Atlantic City is nearby if you're on the East...
July 21, 2013 2 min read
Gambling Destinations, Guides, Industry

Casino Trends of the Future: A Look at Things to Come

Sometimes it seems like we all have a GPS chip already implanted in our heads, and that every social media...
July 13, 2013 3 min read
Gambling Destinations, Guides, Industry

Defending Casinos: Gaming Attorneys Make Money Off the House

Probably when you were growing up, if your mom wanted you to make big bucks as a doctor or attorney,...
July 6, 2013 3 min read
Gambling Destinations, Guides, Industry

The Other Las Vegas: The One That Never Got Built

As crazy as ersatz pyramids, volcanic lakes, and replica Eiffel Towers may be, it's a little-known fact that all kinds...
June 29, 2013 3 min read
Gambling Destinations, Guides, Industry

Being a Professional Gambler: Image vs. Reality

Next to the law, detective and police work, and medicine, few vocations have been as glamorized by Hollywood and TV...
June 22, 2013 3 min read
Gambling Destinations, Guides, Industry

Craziest Bets Pro Gamblers Have Ever Made

Gamblers are a funny lot, and professional gamblers are the strangest of them all. Most didn't win huge tournaments against...
June 15, 2013 3 min read
Guides

Movie Quotes About Gambling Odds – What Are The Odds

10 Memorable Movie Quotes About “The Odds” We all have our favorite movie quotes, but we get super excited when...
June 11, 2013 4 min read
Beginner, Gambling Destinations, Guides, Strategy

Matching Your Betting Personality to the Perfect Casino Games For You

Sometimes you'll hear people say, "I love to gamble!" or "I'm just not a gambler"; but in reality, everybody has...
May 25, 2013 3 min read
Beginner, Gambling Destinations, Guides, Industry, Strategy

How to Leave a Casino A Winner: A Player’s Guide

Casinos, as the old saying goes, are not built on winners; and yet, there are people who leave them with...
May 18, 2013 3 min read
Gambling Destinations, Guides

The Top Five Gambling Movies Ever Made

Even though gambling movies usually fall into different categories, there are some films that manage to display all kinds of...
May 4, 2013 2 min read
Guides

Gambling on the end of the World – Odds of Global Doom

What are the Odds of Global Doom? Discover the chances of the world ending... The world seems a pretty stable...
April 24, 2013 1 min read
Beginner, Gambling Destinations, Strategy

Easy Blackjack Strategies: Tips for Winning at 21 Online

Even a quick Internet search will reveal that there are a lot of blackjack strategies out there. Some of these...
April 10, 2013 3 min read
Gambling Destinations, Guides, Industry

Customers Cite Top Five Casino Complaints in Annual Guide

People enter casinos with such high hopes: of winning a jackpot, making some extra cash, or even just enjoying some...
April 3, 2013 2 min read
Guides

The Lottery’s Biggest Winning Losers

The Lottery's Biggest Winning Losers Ever wish you were one of the lucky few to win millions playing the lottery?...
March 5, 2013 1 min read
Beginner, Strategy

Roulette or Craps?

Nothing is more emblematic of casino gaming than a classic roulette wheel.  The game has been played in its current...
December 20, 2012 2 min read
Guides, Infographics

What are the Odds of That? The Biggest Underdog Payouts in Sports History

What are the Odds of That? The Biggest Underdog Payouts in Sports History Let's face it, everyone likes to root...
November 13, 2012 1 min read
Guides

The History of American Gambling

The History of American Gambling - An American Tradition. A look back at how gambling has evolved since the 1600s...
July 29, 2012 1 min read
Guides

6 Secret Places to Party in Las Vegas

New York may be the ‘city that never sleeps’, but Las Vegas is the ‘city where the party never stops’....
June 14, 2012 4 min read
Guides

Blackjack Strategy – Can Super Sevens Be a Winning Bet?

One of the basic rules of smart casino play is that side bets are generally sucker bets. There are plenty...
April 27, 2012 2 min read
Mobile Casino Gaming
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Betting Systems – Truth or Myth?

Are Successful Betting Systems Fact Or Just Fiction? Betting systems are strategies designed to give you an advantage by varying...
March 28, 2012 2 min read
Guides

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...
February 8, 2012 2 min read
Advanced, Strategy

Baccarat Strategy – Can You Count Cards in Baccarat?

While card counting is a well-known phenomenon in blackjack, few players realize that affair amount of study has been done...
January 16, 2012 2 min read