Business & Financial

The End of Telephone Betting, Tribes Oppose California Sports Betting

The End of Telephone Betting

It's the end of an era as UK-based Bet365 has finally put an end to its telebetting service.  The company cited a lack of interest in placing wagers over one's phone via voice communication. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/06/2020

Focus on Gaming Affiliates at CasinoBeats Malta Digital

Focus on Gaming Affiliates at CasinoBeats Malta Digital

CasinoBeats Malta Digital is to reflect the crucial role that affiliates continue to play in the online casino industry by making the future of igaming affiliation one of the key themes of the agenda for the three-day virtual conference and exhibition.

Submitted by Press Release on, Jun/02/2020

“Peculiar” BTC Price Action Sparks Volume Surge

“Peculiar” BTC Price Action Sparks Volume Surge

The price of Bitcoin shot above the $10,000 mark for the first time since February.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/02/2020

Dow Futures Jump as Investors Focus on Economy, Not Civil Unrest

Dow Futures Jump as Investors Focus on Economy, Not Civil Unrest

U.S. stock futures were higher in early trading on Tuesday as investors looked past civil unrest throughout the United States.  The focus is more on businesses reopening following months of closure due to a global pandemic.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/02/2020

Bitcoin Shoots Over $10K

Bitcoin Shoots Over $10K

The price of Bitcoin has hit an important milestone June 1, 2020, crossing above the $10,000 mark.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/01/2020

Can I Play on PokerStars From Alaska

Can I Play on PokerStars From Alaska

Though real money play on PokerStars is not available in the state of Alaska, sites like Americas Cardroom are accessible for real money and offer a generous welcome bonus with a maximum of $1000.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jun/01/2020

Casino Patrons Exposed to Covid, SBC Barcelona Digital Only

Casino Patrons Exposed to Covid, SBC Barcelona Digital Only

Those who recently visited a northern Michigan casino may have been exposed to the coronavirus, health officials warned on Monday.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/01/2020

Can I Play on Zynga Poker for Real Money From Wisconsin

Can I Play on Zynga Poker for Real Money From Wisconsin

Though real money play on Zynga is not permitted in the state of Wisconsin, sites like Americas Cardroom are accessible for real money and offer a generous welcome bonus with a maximum of $1000.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jun/01/2020

Can I Play on Zynga Poker for Real Money From California

Can I Play on Zynga Poker for Real Money From California

Though real money play on Zynga is not permitted in the state of California, sites like Americas Cardroom are accessible for real money and offer a generous welcome bonus with a maximum of $1000.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jun/01/2020

Can I Play on Zynga Poker for Real Money From Wyoming

Can I Play on Zynga Poker for Real Money From Wyoming

Though real money play on Zynga is not permitted in the state of Wyoming, sites like Americas Cardroom are accessible for real money and offer a generous welcome bonus with a maximum of $1000.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jun/01/2020

Connecticut Casinos Reopen in Defiance After Covid Closure

Connecticut Casinos Reopen in Defiance After Covid Closure

Tribal casinos in Connecticut began reopening on Monday despite Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont saying it is too early.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jun/01/2020

Call of Duty: Mobile's Season 7 is Called Radioactive Agent

Team Nigma’s first slip-up all week turned out to be a costly one.  Entering the day unbeaten at the ESL One Birmingham Online’s Europe and Commonwealth of Independent States tournament, Nigma lost to Team Secret 2-0 on Sunday, the final day of group play. The result put Nigma and Secret into a first-place tie atop Group A at 6-1, and because of the head-to-head tiebreaker, Secret got the top seed in the group.  Nigma still advance to the upper bracket of the playoffs, but will face Group B winner VP.Prodig

Radioactive Agent is the name of Call of Duty: Mobile’s season 7, Activision announced on Twitter.

Submitted by Press Release on, Jun/01/2020

New Bitcoin Bug Could Wreak Havoc, YouTube Censorship Blockchain Alternative Lbry.tv

New Bitcoin Bug Could Wreak Havoc YouTube Censorship Blockchain Alternative Lbry.tv

Bitcoin's timelocked transactions used to discourage miners were found to be bugged.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/01/2020

Stock Futures Slip: Bookmaker Offers Over, Under on 25300

Stock Futures Slip: Bookmaker Offers Over, Under on 25300

U.S. stock futures fell on Sunday night amidst civil unrest across the United States.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/31/2020

The Coronavirus Could Lead More States To OK Sports Betting And Internet Gambling

The Coronavirus Could Lead More States To OK Sports Betting And Internet Gambling

The coronavirus pandemic could lead to a quicker expansion of sports betting and internet gambling in the U.S. as states deal with huge budget deficits and look for new tax revenue wherever they can find it. 

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/30/2020

North Korea Accused of Cyber Attacks on Crypto Exchanges

The Justice Department has accused a network of North Korean and Chinese citizens of secretly advancing North Korea’s nuclear weapons program by channeling at least $2.5 billion in illicit payments through hundreds of front companies.

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/28/2020

Is Draftkings Sportsbook Legal From Louisiana?

Is Draftkings Sportsbook Legal From Louisiana?

Draftkings does not accept customers from the great state of Louisiana.  A number of other top online sportsbooks are accessible from the state, including Jazz Sports, which is offering a generous welcome bonus with a maximum of $1000.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, May/28/2020

Man Charged in Scheme That Used Bitcoin to Buy Personal Data

Man Charged in Scheme That Used Bitcoin to Buy Personal Data

A New Hampshire man has been charged in a fraud scheme that involved using Bitcoin to buy stolen personal data belonging to people across the country, officials said. 

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/27/2020

Ace Per Head Platform

Ace Per Head Platform

If you are looking to book action, then the first thing you are going to need to do is getting set up with a pay per head service.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/27/2020

Business as Usual for Pay Per Head Giants AcePerHead.com

The COVID-19 pandemic has completely rocked the world and has affected every person and business on the planet.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/27/2020

Las Vegas CEO Offering $1000 Free Flights to Stimulate Sin City Economy

Las Vegas CEO Offering $1000 Free Flights to Stimulate Sin City Economy

As Las Vegas begins to welcome visitors back to the city, one CEO has found a creative way to help reignite tourism. Derek Stevens, who announced plans today to reopen his Downtown Las Vegas properties the D Las Vegas and Golden Gate Hotel & Casino on June 4, will give away 1,000 free flights to Las Vegas from more than 20 major U.S. cities.

Submitted by Press Release on, May/27/2020

Is WinStar World Resort Back Open?

Is WinStar World Resort Back Open?

The massive WinStar World Resort on the Texas/Oklahoma border is now reopen (Wednesday May 27, 2020) with social distancing protocol.  Despite the 25 percent capacity restrictions early on, the establishment can still accommodate 6000 people.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, May/27/2020

Online Casinos In USA- Latest Updates

Online Casinos In USA- Latest Updates

Gambling really has evolved over the years. In the past, people had to visit a land-based casino if they wanted to wager money with the intent of winning some extra cash back. Now however, tech has helped the gambling industry thrive. People can now place a bet without having to leave their homes and this has created even more opportunities for gamblers. 

Submitted by Payton on, May/27/2020

Ho Dead, Vegas Casinos Target June 4 for Reopening, Carousel Group Hiring Spree

Ho Dead, Vegas Casinos Target June 4 for Reopening, Carousel Group Hiring Spree

Free parking, but no valet service. Bartenders, blackjack dealers, and waiters wearing masks. Hand sanitizer everywhere.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/26/2020

Are You Ready to Start Your Own Business?

Are You Ready to Start Your Own Business?

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Submitted by C Costigan on, May/26/2020

Argentina Cryptocurrency Trading Crackdown

If you have ever met anyone from Argentina, you probably have heard how difficult it is to get money in and out of that country.  Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have helped in recent years, but now Argentina is beginning to crack down on local Bitcoin trading.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/25/2020

Pro Bettor Talks Pandemic Impact on Sports Betting, How Real Bookies Approach Their Craft

Pro Bettor Talks Pandemic Impact on Sports Betting, How Real Bookies Approach Their Craft

A professional sports bettor, Rufus Peabody, recently spoke to BetIndianaNews.com to discuss the coronavirus pandemic's impact on sports betting.  Much of it is obvious, no sports equals no wagering.  But with sports slowly but surely returning, the big question centers around home field/court advantage should games be held without fans.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, May/22/2020

Bet365 Enters Colorado Sports Betting Market, SBC North American Virtual Summit Coming in July

Bet365 Enters Colorado Sports Betting Market

Save the date, the SBC Digital Summit is coming to North America 14-16 July.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, May/21/2020

Did Bitcoin's Creator Just Move 50 BTC? First Time Since 2009

Rumors that Satoshi Nakamoto, Bitcoin's creator, had moved 50 BTC remain unsupported, claims Zack Voell of CoinDesk.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/21/2020

Nic Sulsky of MKF Jumps From Producing Children's Television to Fantasy Sports

Nic Sulsky of MKF Jumps From Producing Children's Television to Fantasy Sports

Ryan Knupp of Knupp Sports this week sat down with Nic Sulsky of the popular hybrid fantasy sports site Monkey Knife Fight to discuss his entry into the fantasy sports industry.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, May/20/2020

Breaking News

Bellagio Sports Betting Error Was Biggest Ever in Vegas

Longtime Las Vegas bookmakers say they can't remember a bigger blunder in that city's history of taking sports bets.

Matusow Calls Female Poker Player a F***ing C***

Matusow Calls Female Poker Player a F***ing C***

Mike "The Mouth" Matusow over the weekend referred to @PokerHippie Meg Milly a "f***ing c***" via Twitter, leading to outrage within the poker community.

Where Can I Find a Good Pay Per Head Sportsbook Solution for Bakersfield, CA (2020)

RealBookies is an excellent Pay Per Head sportsbook solution for bookmakers and agents in the Bakersfield area.