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G911 Talks Bitcoin SV With NChain's Jimmy Nguyen: Is Dr. Craig Wright Really Satoshi Nakamoto? (Podcast)

G911 Talks Bitcoin SV With NChain's Jimmy Nguyen: Is Dr. Craig Wright Really Satoshi Nakamoto? (Podcast)

We caught up with NChain CEO and Bitcoin President Jimmy Nguyen during a recent visit to Miami Beach to talk all things cryptocurrency, and in particular Bitcoin SV (also known as Bitcoin Satoshi Vision).

Submitted by C Costigan on, Apr/04/2019

Bitcoin Price Shoots Up Past $5200 as Part of Three-Day Rally

The price of the cryptocurrency Bitcoin rose past $5200 by 4 pm EST Wednesday, continuing a three-day rally.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/03/2019

eSports.com AG Files for Insolvency: Another ICO Fail

eSports.com AG Files for Insolvency: Another ICO Fail

eSports.com AG, a German content website and cryptocurrency effort, has filed for insolvency.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Apr/02/2019

Bitcoin Price Spike Blamed on April Fool's Joke?

Bitcoin Price Spike Blamed on April Fool's Joke?

Bitcoin has one of its best days in many months, up more than 16%

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/02/2019

A Year After #MeToo Scandal, Wynn Resorts Faces Regulators

A Year After #MeToo Scandal, Wynn Resorts Faces Regulators

Wynn Resorts has taken laudable steps to transform a culture that allowed sexual misconduct complaints against its founder to remain hidden for decades, women’s rights advocates and business experts say.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Apr/02/2019

Setting Different Betting Limits for Soccer Leagues | Big Soccer Events

Betting on soccer has become an international phenomenon and it continues to grow.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/01/2019

Check Your Limits Before the Start of a New Season

Check Your Limits Before the Start of a New Season

For the bookie, the betting season never really ends and for many, the seasons are relentless. In this day and age the bettors want action and they want it now.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/01/2019

Online Gambling Industry Icon Sue Schneider Joins SBC as Community Director

Online Gambling Industry Icon Sue Schneider Joins SBC as Community Director

Industry veteran Sue Schneider is to join SBC (Sports Betting Community) in a permanent capacity as Community Director as the organisation continues to invest in the US market ahead of this month’s Betting on Sports America conference.

Submitted by Press Release on, Apr/01/2019

U.S. Based Sportsbooks to Fall Short of Projections

Casinos in Rhode Island lost nearly $900,000 on sports betting in February after winning bets for the Super Bowl and other professional sports were paid out, the state lottery said Friday.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Apr/01/2019

Once Among the Most Successful Online Casino Affiliates, Erik Bergman Embarks on Changing the World

Young entrepreneur Erik Bergman made $15 million selling his ownership in online casino affiliate company

Submitted by C Costigan on, Mar/26/2019

Online Sportsbook Now Accepts Ethereum, Dash

Online Sportsbook Now Accepts Ethereum, Dash

Ethereum and Dash are fast becoming popular funding methods in the world of online gambling

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Mar/25/2019

This is How a Pay Per Head Works

This is How Pay Per Head Works

If you search the term “pay per head” online, you will come across a number of results pertaining to the sports betting business. You will find listings for bookie software solution providers and sportsbook services. What you probably will not find is a simple answer the question, “how does pay per head work?”

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/25/2019

How to Create a Bookie Site

How to Create a Bookie Site

If you are looking to be a bookie then the fastest and easiest way to become one is by utilizing one of the many pay per head sites that offer a fully inclusive service with a website for your players to bet on all the sporting events in the world each day.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/24/2019

DraftKings Opening New Headquarters as it Plans Expansion

DraftKings Opening New Headquarters as it Plans Expansion

One of Boston’s largest tech companies is moving into a new corporate headquarters.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/23/2019

Mississippi Casinos Continue Winning Streak

Mississippi Casinos Continue Winning Streak

The hot streak continues for Mississippi casinos, with gambling halls statewide posting another revenue increase in February.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/23/2019

National Gambling Firms 'Getting Smoked' by Regional Sportsbook Operators

National Gambling Firms 'Getting Smoked' by Regional Sportsbook Operators

Why are the national gambling companies Caesars (CZR) and Penn National (PNG) underperforming with their sportsbook operations both in Pennsylvania and New Jersey when compared to regional companies?

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Mar/19/2019

Google Introduces New Gaming Platform Stadia

Google Introduces New Gaming Platform Stadia

Google on Tuesday unveiled a video-game streaming platform called Stadia, positioning itself to take on the traditional video-game business.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/19/2019

This March Madness Bracket Contest Gives You Chance to Win Buffalo Wild Wings Restaurant

This March Madness Bracket Contest Gives You Chance to Win Buffalo Wild Wings Restaurant

With Selection Sunday behind us, B-Dubs is launching its March Madness program to put it on the front lines for all the buzzer beaters, OT thrillers and Cinderella stories.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Mar/19/2019

2019 March Madness Betting Expected to Take in $8.5 Billion

2019 March Madness Betting Expected to Take in $8.5 Billion

$50 million Americans are expected to bet $8.5 billion on this year's March Madness.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Mar/18/2019

Why Good Service is Often Not Praised

Why Good Service is Often Not Praised

Good service is expected and wanted in every industry and it can often be a rare thing in the betting and gaming genre. Bettors have come to expect a certain level of service and they appreciate bookies that go above and beyond the call of duty.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/18/2019

MLB 2019 | Make Money with a Pay Per Head

MLB 2019 | Make Money with a Pay Per Head

The 2019 MLB season is just three weeks away and there is one guarantee; every player wants to beat the bookies.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/18/2019

Why eSports Simpsons Episode Matters

eSports Simpsons Appearance Matters

eSports making its way onto an episode of the Fox animated cartoon series The Simpsons marks a milestone, so says CNBC.

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Mar/18/2019

Jury to Decide What Sands Owes Macau Casino Dealmaker

Jury to Decide What Sands Owes Macau Casino Dealmaker

Hundreds of millions of dollars will be at stake in a Nevada courtroom when attorneys for a Hong Kong businessman tell a jury on Wednesday that Las Vegas Sands owes him hundreds of millions of dollars for helping the company open its first resort in Macau 15 years ago.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/13/2019

Owner Cancels Sale of Former Atlantic Club Casino

The owner of the former Atlantic Club Casino Hotel in New Jersey has canceled a notice to sell the closed property to a Philadelphia-based company.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/05/2019

Sports Betting in South Dakota Fails for Now: Backers Want on Ballot

Sports Betting in South Dakota Fails for Now: Backers Want on Ballot

A South Dakota House panel on Monday rejected a measure proposing that voters should decide on legalizing sports betting in Deadwood, but supporters said they would likely gather signatures to put it on the 2020 ballot anyway.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/04/2019

These States Unlikely to Legalize Sports Betting Any Time Soon

These States Unlikely to Legalize Sports Betting Any Time Soon

A recent 50-state review of sports betting found that California, Florida and Texas are not likely to offer sportsbooks any time soon. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Mar/03/2019

J.League Announces New eSports League in Japan

J.League Announces New eSports League in Japan

J.League, Japan's top domestic soccer division, announced on Friday they will be launching a new esports league in collaboration with the makers of video game Pro Evolution Soccer (PES).

Submitted by Reuters on, Mar/02/2019

Sheldon Adelson has Cancer

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Casino magnate and GOP donor Sheldon Adelson has cancer and has not been at his company’s offices in Las Vegas since around Christmas Day.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Mar/01/2019

Which PayPerHead Reports Are The Most Valuable to Bookies?

Which PayPerHead Reports Are The Most Valuable to Bookies?

The Europa League is secondary to the Champions League in soccer, plenty of excellent squads will battle it out in the Round of 16.

Submitted by Guest on, Feb/28/2019

Trustee: Ocean Resort Casino Improving Finances, Performance

Trustee: Ocean Resort Casino Improving Finances, Performance

The man overseeing Atlantic City's Ocean Resort Casino until new owners take over says the property is re-stocked with cash and is already starting to turn around its performance.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Feb/28/2019

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Can I Bet on Draftkings Sportsbook App From Oregon

Can I Bet on Draftkings Sportsbook App From Oregon

You cannot bet on the Draftkings app from the state of Oregon, however, a few dozen offshore sportsbooks are accessible from the state.

Two Obstacles Stand in the Way of NY Mobile Sports Betting Measure Ahead of Wednesday Deadline

Two Obstacles Stand in the Way of NY Mobile Sports Betting Measure Ahead of Wednesday Deadline

A bill that would permit mobile sports betting in New York easily passed in the Senate Monday, but two major obstacles stand in the way of the measure moving any further.

Man Pleads Guilty to Decapitating Casino Patron

Man Pleads Guilty to Decapitating Casino Patron

Haverty and 32-year-old Donald Ray Cherry were both charged with deliberate homicide in the October 2017 death of 41-year-old Myron Wesley Knight.