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David Sheldon

David Sheldon

Happiest when playing Blackjack and Baccarat, David has been playing cards since he was old enough to pick them up. He covers news stories related to casino table games and poker and is never happier than when he has some green felt in front of him. He is an avid online gamer and has embraced gambling's move to the Internet.

Illegal Casino Raided in Australia

The days of illegal gaming houses dotting our modern urban landscapes are now mostly at an end thanks to the proliferation of legal casinos and online gaming. This makes the recent raid of just such an operation in Sydney Australia quite intriguing, being the first such raid of an illegal casino in the city in…Read More

Caesars Casino Acquires Licence to Operate Online Poker Site in Nevada

Caesars Interactive Entertainment, formerly branded as Harrah’s, became the 12th company to receive a licence to operate an online poker room for Nevada residents last week, courtesy the state of Nevada. Caesars plans to partner with 888 Holdings for their Nevada poker room, though 888 Holdings is still waiting for their own licence to be…Read More

Macau Gaming Out-earns Sin City For Record Year in 2012

Macau’s red-hot casino industry trumped Las Vegas for a record earning year in 2012, with a staggering $38 billion in gaming revenue at year’s end.  In December 2012, the Chinese Special Administrative Region’s 35 casinos brought in a single-month record high of $3.5 billion in gaming revenues, a sum that represents more than half of…Read More

Gaming Stocks No Gamble As Year-End Values Soar

Gaming stocks proved a solid financial investment as the year drew to a close, based on the findings of major industry evaluation company Applied Analysis. The trend decipherer determined that the majority of gaming stock investments showed substantial gains in their average daily prices at year’s end, overcoming uncertainties created by a wavering Congress as…Read More