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The LA Rams entering the field at Wembley
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The Winning Story Behind That Huge $62k 12 Team Parlay

One lucky bettor was celebrating recently after winning $62,500 from a $25 parlay bet that covered 12 teams as part of a football wager. The Bet The successful bet was tweeted out by ESPN Sports Business Reporter, Darren Rovell. The wager was placed on 2nd December,...

December 25, 2017 3 min read
Jackie Glazier, an Australian professional poker player
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Aussie Women More Attracted Than Ever to Gambling

A recent study into women's attitudes towards gambling in Australia has highlighted the influential role advertising and PR campaigns have played over the past few months. Innovative Study Researchers at Deakin University carried out a study to see just how women are now viewing the betting...

December 22, 2017 4 min read
Pele, an icon in football
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10 Popular Sports Conspiracy Theories That Might Actually Be True

Sport is one of those rare experiences in life that evokes such a high level of emotion, intensity, and extreme...
December 21, 2017 5 min read
A night view of the heart of Macau
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The Top 10 Most Luxurious Suites in Macau

Macau is home to the world's largest casino as well as the most expensive hotel in the world. It's probably...
December 20, 2017 5 min read
The two guys who expect PropSwap to change the gambling industry
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Now You Can Sell Your Bets If You Don’t Like Them

A Las Vegas startup company is looking to change the face of sports betting across the globe by giving bettors...
December 19, 2017 4 min read
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The Truth About Playing Poker and Blackjack with Autism

Thanks to Dustin Hoffman's performance in it as charming and autistic savant, 1988's Rain Man movie is often credited with...
December 18, 2017 3 min read
Popular eSports stars meeting some of their fans
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How These Famous eSports Stars Got Their Names

The names of eSports stars can be random at the best of times but behind every bizarre choice of alter-ego...
December 16, 2017 5 min read
A shot of a land-based casino floor
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Casino for Rats Sheds Light on Slot Machine Design

Science news is full of 'no duh' announcements, often confirming what seems like common sense. But since furthering our understanding...
December 15, 2017 4 min read
Real money gambling at a land-based casino
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10 Things You Never Thought Would Affect Your Gambling

Gambling can be a relaxed form of entertainment for many of us but it can also be taken more seriously...
December 14, 2017 4 min read
How casinos monitor all of their games
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How to Scam Casinos Successfully: Don’t Do This

Casino scams are the stuff of legend. Resorts spend millions of dollars on security technology to protect against cheaters and...
December 13, 2017 4 min read
A protest in Venezuela at the country's failing economy
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Venezuelan Crisis Causes Boom in Gambling

Simply put, the economic crisis in Venezuela is forcing residents to live a life of desperation and deprivation. While many...
December 11, 2017 4 min read
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The Wild Life of the World’s Best NBA Bettor

If sports betting could somehow be televised, Haralabos Voulgaris would have started a gambling revolution the same way poker did...
December 9, 2017 4 min read
Magna Carta playing cards
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10 Beautiful Decks of Playing Cards You Can Actually Buy

Playing cards might just be seen as an instrument of the game in the gambling world but some creative designers...
December 8, 2017 4 min read
The Large Hadron Collider development facility
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Physicists Bet on Large Hadron Collider

Betting and physics are not usually two things that go hand-in-hand but news of scientists working on the Large Hadron...
December 7, 2017 3 min read
Cocktails on offer at the Sugar Factory
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Sugar Factory At Foxwoods Is Serving Cheeseburger Milkshakes

Foxwoods Resort Casino might be regarded as one of the finest gambling destinations in the USA but it is the...
December 6, 2017 3 min read
The Atlantic City strip
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10 Vintage Videos of Atlantic City Through The Ages

Atlantic City is one of the leading gambling destinations in the world. However, it hasn't always been that way. Over...
December 5, 2017 3 min read
The Houston Astros celebrating their MLB World Series win in 2017
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The Truth About the World Series’ Mystery $14m Gambler

The Houston Astros defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers in the seventh game of the 2017 World Series to win the...
December 2, 2017 4 min read
The homepage of the Bet365 website
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10 Things You Never Knew About Britain’s Highest Paid Boss

Bet365 Co-Founder and Chief Executive Denise Coates earned £217 million last year to officially become the highest paid British boss....
December 1, 2017 3 min read
Inside a Virtual Reality casino
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How VR Can Both Cause And Cure Gambling Addiction

Virtual reality has long been romanticized as the 'technology of the future'. But now that VR is finally maturing and...
November 30, 2017 5 min read
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Trainwrecks Banned from Twitch Over Sexist Comments

Notorious live online gaming streamer Trainwrecks was officially banned from social media site Twitch after he was found to have...
November 29, 2017 4 min read
An expensive housing location in London
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Unaffordable London House Prices Lead Desperate Buyers To Property Lotteries

A new lottery craze is sweeping the UK - instead of a financial prize, players will have the chance to...
November 28, 2017 4 min read
Dice used in the game of Craps
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6 Ways Casinos Stop Dice Cheats

In most casino games, there are strategies players can use to at least slightly reduce the house's edge. Sometimes however,...
November 27, 2017 4 min read
Live shot of the WSOP One Drop event
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What Do Poker Players Do When They Retire?

Professional poker players might enjoy what many of us consider to be a privileged working life but just like in...
November 24, 2017 4 min read
The S.S. Monte Carlo oil tanker which became a casino
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Turns Out The ‘Cannibal Rat Ship’ Was Used As A Casino By The Mob

The story behind a mysterious ship wrecked sea vessel that was found on a beach in California has been revealed...
November 23, 2017 3 min read
The most memorable scene from Casino Royale
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Why Is Casino Royale Really Considered The Best Bond?

It’s official, Casino Royale has been ranked as the number one movie from the James Bond franchise, according to a...
November 22, 2017 3 min read
man in grocery store is exposed to same consumer techniques as casinos
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How Your Local Grocery Store Is Designed Like A Casino

One we go to a couple times a year for entertainment, the other at least weekly out of necessity. Although...
November 20, 2017 6 min read
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Must Have New Games For Your PlayStation VR This Christmas

The Playstation VR might have been released two years ago but it is finally beginning to earn the recognition it...
November 18, 2017 5 min read
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Butler To Prince Charles’ Buddy Stole Picasso To Fund Gambling Habit

The butler of a close friend of Prince Charles stole an expensive Picasso painting, Faberge eggs, and Cartier watches in...
November 16, 2017 3 min read
A live casino blackjack table
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The Complete Guide To Blackjack Insurance

While some might consider it a necessary evil of our times, most consider insurance to be a good thing to...
November 13, 2017 3 min read
Joey Barton, a pro footballer known for gambling problems
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British Soccer Stars’ Gambling Problems

Tune into a random Premier League match this season and you'll likely see at least one side wearing a casino's...
November 10, 2017 4 min read
The Las Vegas scene from back in the day
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10 Amazing Vintage Videos Of Vegas Through The Ages

Las Vegas might be a young city when compared to other great cities from around the world but it has...
November 9, 2017 3 min read
Action from a horse racing event
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How China’s Burgeoning Horse Racing Market Is Great News For Australian Horse Breeders

The sport of horse racing hasn’t historically associated with China but in recent years a resurgence of interest in the...
November 5, 2017 4 min read
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The Best Airports For Gambling

Airports are often places of emotional turbulence. Loved ones departing and reuniting, travellers fearful of flying or excited by the...
November 4, 2017 4 min read
Someone watching sports on TV
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How We’ll Watch Sports Differently In Five Years

From how they are played to how we watch them, sports are always evolving. Just as the traditional business models...
November 3, 2017 4 min read
Floyd Mayweather celebrating after a fight
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A Complete History of Mayweather’s Gambling Escapades

Floyd Mayweather is famous for being one of the greatest pound-for-pound boxers to ever grace the ring but the charismatic...
November 1, 2017 4 min read
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Psychic Gambling: Can Remote Viewing Help You Make The Right Bets?

In 2014, an English waiter had a dream that his manager won a boatload of money. At his urging, the...
October 30, 2017 4 min read
A tub full of ritalin tablets
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Ritalin: Poker & eSports’ Dirty Secret

Practice and rest are no longer enough. If you are trying to improve test scores, your focus at work, or...
October 25, 2017 5 min read
The gaming stage at an eSports League of Legends event
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Philippines Officially Recognizes eSports As A Real Sport

The Philippines has confirmed that eSports will now be recognized as an official sport, after the Gaming and Amusements Board...
October 22, 2017 3 min read
A photo from the final table of the World Series of Poker Main Event
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Who’s Next To Be Inducted Into Poker Hall Of Fame?

Each year, the Poker Hall of Fame inducts new legends into its (for now) virtual-only shrine. Three of the most...
October 21, 2017 3 min read
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The Evolution of Gaymer Culture

They say that art mirrors society. And recently, video games have been especially reflective of changing cultural norms. These changes...
October 19, 2017 4 min read