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Did You Know? Five Facts About Craps

Craps is the world's most common dice game and is played in virtually every land/based casino and online. This game of pure chance is well-loved by players since it has a low house advantage and even total beginners can win, if they’re lucky enough. In this...

May 12, 2015 4 min read
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Is Macau’s Gambling Industry in Danger?

Macau is the Chinese enclave that has long been a destination for gambling tourists but over recent years the booming casino industry in the region has taken a hit. The Gambling History of Macau Gambling in Macau has been legal ever since the 1850s when the...

May 8, 2015 4 min read
As only Trump can do, glamour, crystal, bigger than life and adorned with a spectacular show that exemplifies Atlantic City.
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Atlantic City Guide – Over and Under the Boardwalk

The Jersey Shore, the Atlantic Coastline, the Garden State, America’s Playground! New Jersey, nestled between big brother, New York and...
May 6, 2015 5 min read
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Floating Casinos – Gambling on the Waters

Casinos might often be places that people associate with the Las Vegas Strip or the boardwalk of Atlantic City but...
May 1, 2015 3 min read
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The Top 5 Casino Restaurants In the World

If you thought casinos were just about slamming dollar coins into Megabucks slot machines and risking your kids' college funds...
April 28, 2015 3 min read
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Poker Players’ Houses – How they Live

Do want to live with the largesse of a king? Then play poker like a pro, my friend. Given that...
April 23, 2015 3 min read

The Martingale Myth: Does This Betting System Really Work?

Ask any novice gambler that's read a smattering of gambling strategy which betting method is best for ensuring a profit...
April 13, 2015 3 min read
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Gambling Mythbusters: Labouchere System

The Labouchere System is gambling strategy that is most commonly used by players during the popular casino table game of...
April 10, 2015 3 min read
Bally’s is considered one of the most haunted casinos in the world.
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The Most Haunted Casinos in the World

There have been reports of ghostly sightings in casinos all over world, especially in the US. Many of these apparitions...
April 9, 2015 3 min read
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The life of a cruise casino dealer

Is it possible to travel the world in style, meet people from all around the world, enjoy your favourite casino...
April 7, 2015 4 min read
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5 Biggest Lotteries in the World

Even if you live in a county where lawmakers have failed to drag themselves into the 21st century and offer...
April 2, 2015 3 min read
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Top 10 Things to do at a Bachelor or Bachelorette Party in Vegas

Is your best friend getting hitched? If you’ve been entrusted with giving a proper send-off to your friend before they...
April 1, 2015 4 min read
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5 Things You (Probably) Didn’t Know About Roulette

If you thought roulette just appeared from nowhere like a flaming wheel of steel, ready to swallow up players' money...
March 25, 2015 3 min read

8 Casino Life Hacks that will make you a Richer Player

Casinos are exciting places and guarantee a classy and memorable evening of adult fun. However, they can also be very...
March 23, 2015 4 min read
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Hitting the Jackpot: Top YouTube Videos

You've all dreamt it, right? Hitting that huge slots jackpot, hearing the bells and sirens go off, and watching as...
March 20, 2015 3 min read
Norman Chad

Top 5 Poker Commentators

Without poker commentators, you probably wouldn't have gotten into poker in the first place. Without the helpful advice, the memorable...
March 18, 2015 3 min read
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Top 10 Casino Etiquette Dos and Don’ts

If you've come to casino games via your desktop or mobile phone, you might not know the subtle dos and...
March 17, 2015 3 min read
Sports Betting

Heartbreaking Bets – One Result Away from life changing money

Sports betting depends on many factors, each one posing an obstacle which the shrewd gambler must overcome through analysis, intuition...
March 13, 2015 3 min read
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Enjoying Macau – Minus the Gambling

While Macau in recent years has become one of the premiere gambling destinations, it is also a culturally rich city...
February 20, 2015 4 min read

What Are The Chances: 7 Ways Gamergate Could Evolve

One of the biggest tech controversies of 2014 was Gamergate, which was sparked by a spate of harassment and threats...
February 6, 2015 3 min read
Kerry Packer

The 5 Biggest Gamblers of All Time

Not all gamblers are created equal. A small number of them, a very small number, some say between 150 to...
January 28, 2015 3 min read
Player Protection

Online Gamblers Should Be Responsible: Are the Companies Following Suit?

Last November, a commercial for the Health Lottery in the UK was banned by the country's ASA (Advertising Standards Authority)...
January 21, 2015 5 min read

Wearable Tech: Casinos Adapt to a Brave New World

Everyone is saying it: 2014 is the year of wearable technology. Long a niche industry with limited applications, wearable tech...
August 11, 2014 6 min read
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Sports Stars and Poker: A Match Made in Heaven?

Here's a thought: how do you get over the crushing disappointment of your team bowing out of the world's biggest...
July 16, 2014 5 min read

Top Five Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Bet with Bitcoins

Even as some Americans slowly drag themselves into the 21st century with legal, regulated gambling (which currently means residents and...
May 28, 2014 6 min read
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The Stock Market Then and Now: Gamble or Gambit?

The volatile nature of the US stock market has never been more evident than today: often rising and falling based...
April 25, 2014 7 min read
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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...
April 8, 2014 7 min read
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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,...
March 10, 2014 7 min read
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Being a Casino Dealer: Dream Job or Nightmare?

(Updated July 2017) If you love gambling, being a casino dealer may seem like the greatest job in the world....
February 17, 2014 6 min read
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Russian Roulette: The Ultimate Game of Chance

In today's world, the game of Russian roulette is generally considered to be a metaphor for taking crazy chances: a...
February 8, 2014 6 min read
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Doing Las Vegas on a Budget: Tips for the Impecunious Traveler

When most of us think of Las Vegas these days, we think about high-life nightclubs where bottle service can run...
January 28, 2014 5 min read
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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
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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
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The Birth and Burial Rituals of the Classic Casino Chip

Behold the noble gambling chip. They are the currency of casinos around the world; essentially issued by the Bank-of-Whatever-Casino-It-Is ,...
December 5, 2013 5 min read
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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
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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

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

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

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

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