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Texas Regulator Goes After Two Bitcoin Investment Schemes

Texas Regulator Goes After Two Bitcoin Investment Schemes

The Texas State Securities Board has issued a pair of emergency orders against two separate entities that have reportedly been scamming investors through a bitcoin mining operation and a bitcoin foreign exchange investment fund.

Submitted by Guest on, May/09/2018

Hard Rock Granted Atlantic City License

Hard Rock had an easy time with New Jersey gambling regulators on Wednesday, gaining a license to reopen a casino and begin Atlantic City's recovery from a string of gambling hall closures on a property that President Donald Trump once hailed as "the eighth wonder of the world."

Submitted by Guest on, May/09/2018

UltraPlay Launches Live eSports NBA 2K League Betting Platform

With the NBA 2K League making its debut with a Tip-Off Tournament May 1, online gambling websites are working frantically to incorporate wagering of this new event.

Submitted by Guest on, May/09/2018

Poker Player Sues PokerStars for Nonpayment

A professional poker player has filed a lawsuit against online poker room PokerStars for not paying out $692,000.

Submitted by Guest on, May/09/2018

5th Accuser Claims Former NY AG was Violent Towards Her

5th Accuser Claims Former NY AG was Violent Towards Her

A fifth woman has accused the former New York State Attorney General of being violent towards her. 

Submitted by Guest on, May/09/2018

Horse Doping Scandal Called 'Biggest Ever'

Horse Doping Scandal Called 'Biggest Ever'

Eight people have been found guilty of taking part in a doping “conspiracy” that is being called the biggest of its kind in the history of Australian racing.

Submitted by Guest on, May/09/2018

Hard Rock Seeks Casino License in Atlantic City

Hard Rock Seeks Casino License in Atlantic City

New Jersey gambling regulators are expected to decide whether to grant a casino license to the new Hard Rock property.

Submitted by Guest on, May/09/2018

The World's Global Cryptocurrency Won't Be Bitcoin Claims Ex-Goldman President Gary Cohn

Also Berkshire Vice Chairman Calls Bitcoin 'Worthless Artificial Gold'

Submitted by Guest on, May/08/2018

Mayor de Blasio Wants Disgraced State AG to Face Criminal Charges Following Assault Claims

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is calling for disgraced state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman to face criminal charges after he was accused Monday of assaulting at least four women. 

Submitted by Guest on, May/08/2018

Casino Employees Want Sex Harassment Policy to Apply to Guests Also

Casino industry representatives and workers told Nevada gambling regulators that their initial policy draft proposal to address sexual harassment in the workplace needs more work.

Submitted by Guest on, May/08/2018

Mississippi Casino Makes a Penny Slots Player a Millionaire

Mississippi Casino Makes a Penny Slots Player a Millionaire

One of the bigger news stories out of Memphis last Thursday as reported by News Channel 3 was a $3.5 million hit at a penny slot machine at a Tunica casino in Mississippi.

Submitted by Guest on, May/08/2018

Up in Smoke: Ceasar's Ends Drug Testing Policy

Caesars Entertainment Corp. has announced it will no longer screen job candidates for marijuana use as a condition of employment.  The state of Nevada has legalized marijuana for recreational use.

Submitted by Guest on, May/08/2018

Déjà vu for Online Gambling Operators as Another Disgraced AG Resigns After Crippling Sector

Déjà vu for Online Gambling Operators as Another Disgraced AG Resigns After Crippling Sector

NY State Attorney General to step down by end of day Tuesday following accusations he was violent against women

Submitted by Guest on, May/08/2018

France's Gambling Market Explodes

PricePerPlayer.com, which provides sportsbook software to bookmakers and agents, reported Monday on the growing gambling market in France.

Submitted by Guest on, May/07/2018

AG Behind DraftKings, FanDuel Crackdown Accused of Violence Against Four Women, Resigns

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is being asked to step down by that state's Governor Andrew Cuomo following allegations he attacked at least four different women. 

Submitted by Guest on, May/07/2018

Regulators Agree to Remove Steve Wynn From Casino License

State casino regulators agreed on Monday to remove Steve Wynn’s name from the license his former company was issued to operate a $2.4 billion resort casino under construction near Boston.

Submitted by Guest on, May/07/2018

New functionality for Bitcoin Cash Makes it a Smart Contract Contender

New functionality for Bitcoin Cash Makes it a Smart Contract Contender

Plus CoinCheck Resumes Monero Transactions and a 51% Attack on Bitcoin Means Mutually Assured Destruction

Submitted by Guest on, May/07/2018

Guardian: The Billion Dollar 'Male Dominated" eSports Gaming Industry

There is a reason why online sportsbooks, at least those catering to the North American market and Asia, have been promoting eSports wagering over the likes of Hockey, Basketball and even the NFL.  It's now a billion dollar industry and gamers are easily converted into gamblers.

Submitted by Guest on, May/07/2018

Illegal Video Slots in Northern California Draws a Guilty Plea

There is legalized real money gambling in many parts of the country. Most of this gambling takes place at brick and mortar casinos that are regulated by each state’s gambling commission.

Submitted by Guest on, May/07/2018

2018 World Series of Poker Predictions

2018 World Series of Poker Predictions

PokerNews.com has issued its predictions for the 2018 World Series of Poker. 

Submitted by Guest on, May/07/2018

Bill Gates: 'Short Bitcoin'

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are "kind of a pure 'greater fool theory' type of investment," Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates said Monday on CNBC's "Squawk Box."

Submitted by Guest on, May/07/2018

FSS Chief Confirms Easing of Cryptocurrency Trading

New Financial Supervisory Service (FSS) Governor Yoon Suk-heun said the country's top financial regulator will consider relaxing cryptocurrency regulations.

Submitted by Guest on, May/06/2018

Unions Still Object to 'Do Not Disturb' Do Disturb Anyway Policy

Unions Still Object to 'Do Not Disturb' Do Disturb Anyway Policy

The union representing thousands of housekeepers in Las Vegas last week said Caesars Entertainment has rejected a proposal to include language in a new contract that would protect workers if a "Do Not Disturb" sign has been hanging on a doorknob for more than 24 hours.

Submitted by Guest on, May/06/2018

Expert Picks for the 2018 Kentucky Derby

Expert Picks for the 2018 Kentucky Derby

There are picks and there are expert picks for the 2018 Kentucky Derby.  We have the later, a look across the Net to see which horses the true experts in racing like. 

Submitted by Guest on, May/04/2018

PayPal Co-Founder Brought on to Help Blockchain Startup

PayPal Co-Founder Brought on to Help Blockchain Startup

Plus angel investor amassed substantial number of bitcoins during 1st quarter slump, Bitcoin flirts with $10K Friday

Submitted by Guest on, May/04/2018

What Are The Best Online Slot Machines To Gamble On With Bitcoin?

What Are The Best Online Slot Machines To Gamble On With Bitcoin?

PlaySlots4RealMoney.com is your number one source for finding the best online slots to gamble on for real money and Bitcoin.  Every month we go over statistics with the real money casinos are find out the most popular electronic gambling machines.

Submitted by Guest on, May/03/2018

LeoVegas News

Find all the latest news pertaining to LeoVegas, one of the largest and most successful online casino groups on the Net today.  Licensed out of Malta and rated number one by LiveCasino.com.

Submitted by Guest on, May/03/2018

LeoVegas Revenues Up 76 Percent, Organic Growth Up 40 Percent

LeoVegas Revenues Up 76 Percent, Organic Growth Up 40 Percent

LeoVegas, the online gambling behemoth ranked number one by LiveCasino.com, has revealed a 76% increase in its revenue over the last quarter of 2018 and 40% increase in organic growth.

Submitted by Guest on, May/03/2018

Gaming Innovators 2018 panel discussion in Riga

Gaming Innovators 2018 panel discussion in Riga

There are only 5 days left until the inaugural Mare Balticum Gaming Summit opens its doors for delegates from all around the world for a day of learning and networking.

Submitted by Guest on, May/03/2018

Reddit Co-Founder: Ethereum Price Will Reach $15,000 This Year

In an interview with Fortune this week Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian predicted that ethereum's price will reach the $15000 mark by year's end.

Submitted by Guest on, May/02/2018

Breaking News

Vegas Strike? Workers Cast Their Votes Tuesday

Unionized Las Vegas casino workers descended on a university arena in red T-shirts and work uniforms as they voted Tuesday on whether to call for a citywide strike that could have huge financial implications for the tourist-dependent destination.

NFL Commish Roger Goodell Details Stance on Legalized Sports Betting

NFL Commish Roger Goodell Details Stance on Legalized Sports Betting

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell says Congress should enact uniform standards for any states that plan to legislate sports betting.

Crypto Market Valuation Drops More Than 55 Percent Over Past Five Months

Crypto Market Valuation Drops More Than 55 Percent Over Past Five Months

A number of big investors say they are not concerned that the cryptocurrency market has lost 55% of its value over the past five months.  It was inevitable, they suggest.