Poker, Sports

Top 10 Footballers Who are Really Good at Poker

Professional footballers can earn huge sums of money playing the game they love but when they hang up their boots and the lucrative contracts come to an end, how do they make their money? Here is a list of the top 10 footballers that have turned...

April 21, 2019 5 min read
Dead man's hand
Guides, Poker

What is the Dead Man’s Hand in Poker?

The dead man's hand is a slang term used in poker for a two pair of black aces and black eights, although its meaning has changed over time. The story goes that lawman and gambler “Wild Bill” Hickok was shot while holding the dead man's hand,...

March 17, 2019 4 min read

Poker Hands: Slang You Need To Know

Whether you're getting confused watching the World Series of Poker or you simply want to impress your friends, knowing the...
March 10, 2019 3 min read
A poker scene from Molly's Game
Industry, Poker

Molly Bloom in Her Own Words: The Truth Behind The Molly’s Game Poker Movie

US crime drama movie Molly's Game hit cinemas worldwide over the festive period and tongues are already wagging over the...
January 5, 2018 3 min read
eSports players performing on the main stage
Industry, Poker, Sports

When Is Your Brain in Peak Condition For eSports and Gambling?

The rising popularity of esports and online poker have allowed younger and younger competitors to vie for big prizes normally...
December 28, 2017 5 min read
Dustin Hoffman playing an autistic character in the film Rain Man
Industry, Poker

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
Magna Carta playing cards
Industry, Poker

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
Live shot of the WSOP One Drop event
Industry, Poker

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
A tub full of ritalin tablets
Industry, Poker, Sports

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
How-To, Industry, Poker

How To Throw The Perfect Casino Themed Party

Get ready to put on an epic casino night round at your house with our perfect Casino Theme Party guide....
November 21, 2016 4 min read
Casino security interview
Industry, Poker

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

Many people tend to forget that behind the glitz and glamor of the neon lights and ringing of slot jackpots...
September 8, 2016 4 min read
Are robots taking over gambling?
Industry, Poker

How Long Till Robots Take Over The Gaming World?

Robots have already famously conquered humankind at chess. In 1997, Deep Blue, a chess-playing computer developed by IBM, beat the...
September 5, 2016 4 min read
Industry, Poker

Why Are Casino Card Tables Green?

Casinos have become such a large part of modern day culture and in order for casinos to fulfil their potential,...
January 21, 2016 3 min read
Gambling Destinations, Industry, Poker

What Tricks Are Used By Casinos To Make People Gamble More?

“The house always wins” is one of the most notorious sayings in the gambling industry. One of the reasons for...
January 14, 2016 3 min read
Industry, Poker, Top 10s

Top 10 Gambling Movies on NetFlix/Amazon Prime

Just because you can’t always be gambling doesn’t mean you can’t experience that same excitement outside of the online casino...
January 7, 2016 3 min read
Guides, Industry, Poker, Strategy

Do Casinos Keep Their Cash On Site? Find Out Now!

Ever wondered how much a casino keeps on site? On the off chance that you are planning an elaborate casino heist,...
December 28, 2015 3 min read
Gambling Destinations, Industry, Poker

What Is The Worst Job In A Casino? Pit Boss Or Cleaner?

Casinos, wherever they choose to pitch up, are always a major provider of employment for the surrounding area. There are...
December 21, 2015 3 min read
How-To, Industry, Poker

Why Are Pokies Called Pokies And Not Slots?

If you’ve ever been to Australia, or just been browsing around an online casino site, you’ve probably heard or seen...
November 30, 2015 3 min read
Industry, Poker, Sports

Why Do People Get Addicted To Gambling?

Gambling is one of the most popular recreational activities to be enjoyed by adults across the world, but sometimes people...
October 27, 2015 4 min read
Gambling Destinations, Industry, Poker

Macau V Las Vegas: Which Destination Stacks Up Best?

Many call it the Vegas of Asia, others call Vegas the Macau of the West. No matter what your point...
October 5, 2015 3 min read
Celebrities & Poker Pros, Industry, Poker

Can You Cheat the Lottery? History Says Maybe

Can You Cheat The Lottery? Yes And No Lotteries have played a vital role in the formation of many great...
August 14, 2015 4 min read
Las Vegas night-time Strip
Gambling Destinations, Poker, Sports

Nine Vegas Secrets You Should Know

Las Vegas, should you believe the press, is going through something of a transitional phase right now. Revenue is down,...
July 24, 2015 5 min read
WSOP, Best time to visit Vegas
Gambling Destinations, Industry, Poker

Best Time to Visit Vegas

Vegas can be the most fun place on earth to visit if you do it right. Without a spot of...
July 21, 2015 3 min read
Daniel Negreanu poker house
Celebrities & Poker Pros, Industry, Poker

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
Norman Chad
Industry, Poker

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
Guides, Industry, Poker

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
Gambling Destinations, Industry, Poker, Sports

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