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CFTC's Giancarlo at Milken Calls Bitcoin Craze 'Generational'

CFTC's Giancarlo at Milken Calls Bitcoin Craze 'Generational'

“We are struggling to find out how we apply an old law to really new and different applications.”

Submitted by Guest on, May/02/2018

Woman Scams Casino to Pay Off Sick Cat’s Vet Bill

Woman Scams Casino to Pay Off Sick Cat’s Vet Bill

Police say a woman has used player reward cards to steal more than $70,000 from a Connecticut casino to pay off her sick cat’s veterinarian bills.

Submitted by Guest on, May/02/2018

3 Steps to Starting Your Own Online Sportsbook

Starting an online sportsbook has never been easier thanks to the easy access to Pay Per Head sportsbook solutions on the market today. Still, there is no magic potion that is going to make one a successful bookmaker just because this software exists.

Submitted by Guest on, May/02/2018

2018 Kentucky Derby Favorites - They Might Not Win This Year

2018 Kentucky Derby Favorites - They Might Not Win This Year

While the favorites typically do well in any given Kentucky Derby, Neil Greenberg of the Washington Post warns this may not be the case in 2018.

Submitted by Guest on, May/02/2018

Blame it on the Weather: Bookmaker has Every Excuse in the Book for Bad Returns

Bad weather, a string of Arsenal defeats and cancelled races, you name it, Irish bookmaking behemoth Paddy Power is pointing the figure following a 2% drop in revenue to £408m in the three months to 31 March.

Submitted by Guest on, May/02/2018

Paddy Power News

Find all the latest news pertaining to Paddy Power, a popular web gambling company based out of Dublin, Ireland.

Submitted by Guest on, May/02/2018

PA to Start Taxing, Regulating Online Fantasy Sports

PA to Start Taxing, Regulating Online Fantasy Sports

Six online fantasy sports game operators are now offering wagers that are regulated and taxed by Pennsylvania.

Submitted by Guest on, May/02/2018

Unikrn Germany CEO to Speak at VIGE2018

Unikrn Germany CEO to Speak at VIGE2018

The second edition of Vienna International Gaming Expo is going to be held on the 31st of May at Melia Vienna and promises to bring yet another quality day of learning and networking.

Submitted by Guest on, May/02/2018

Video: Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies End April 2018 Strong

Bitcoin Core looked like it is ending April 2018 steady above the $9,900 mark. It looked like we may be heading into a bull cryptocurrency market but now we are unsure. Bitcoin Cash has tripled its value in April going from $500 to $1,500.

Submitted by Guest on, May/01/2018

Aceperhead Now Accepting Target and Walmart Gift Cards

AcePerHead.com already accepts various methods of payments such as Prepaid Vanilla Gift cards through Visa and MasterCard, Amazon Gift Cards, Bitcoins, Litecoin and Ethereum and now they have added two additional methods that are super easy and convenient.

Submitted by Guest on, May/01/2018

Betting NHL Hockey  – Maximize profits with Combinations

Betting NHL Hockey  – Maximize profits with Combinations

 

The last two weeks have been wall to wall playoff action in in the NHL and it just continues this week into round two. Can the average player beat the bookies and win playing hockey? In short, yes it can be done, hockey comes in second behind baseball as the number two sport in which the underdogs win the most.

Submitted by Payton on, May/01/2018

Australia’s Largest Casino Fined Cash for Slot Machine Violations

Australia’s Largest Casino Fined Cash for Slot Machine Violations

Crown Casino is king down under when it comes to the Australia casino and real money gambling industry. However, the company’s bank account is a bit lighter these days due to recent fines levied for slot machine violations.

Submitted by Guest on, May/01/2018

How to Play Baccarat Online Using Bitcoin

How to Play Baccarat Online Using Bitcoin

You can play Baccarat online using Bitcoin or any other cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, Ethereum. Litecoin and more.

Submitted by Guest on, May/01/2018

Bitcoin Enters Into Period of 'Boring Stability'

Bitcoin Enters Into Period of 'Boring Stability'

After bouncing up, falling down and keeping investors on the edges of their seats, bitcoin may be maturing into a period of relatively boring stability, experts say.

Submitted by Guest on, May/01/2018

Nevada Gambling Revenue Tops $1B for Third Straight Month

Nevada Gambling Revenue Tops $1B for Third Straight Month

Casinos in Nevada crossed the $1 billion revenue mark for the third consecutive month in March, a streak that the state had not seen since 2008.

Submitted by Guest on, May/01/2018

GameArt and ORYX Gaming Ink Content Deal

GameArt, the premium developer of slot games to the online and land-based gaming industry, announced that its slots library is now available via ORYX Gaming’s Aggregator Platform with the first brand to launch the games being Wunderino casino.  

Submitted by Guest on, May/01/2018

Take a Seat or Take the Cash: WSOP Main Event Qualifiers Are at ACR

Take a Seat or Take the Cash: WSOP Main Event Qualifiers Are at ACR

Dreaming of taking a seat in the World Series of Poker Main Event in Las Vegas? Or do you think you’d rather just pocket the $12,500 in cash? Either way, you’ll want to park yourself here at Americas Cardroom for the next two months.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/30/2018

Revolut’s New Crytocurrency Funding Fuels its Growth

Revolut’s New Crytocurrency Funding Fuels its Growth

The evolving world of cryptocurrency can be hard to keep up with given all the changes that take place on an almost daily basis. New startups continue to shape the future, while the companies that got cryptos off the ground continue to fight for stability in what can sometimes be a very volatile industry.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/30/2018

Key Senator's Retirement Could Stall Online Poker Efforts in New York

Key Senator's Retirement Could Stall Online Poker Efforts in New York

Plus Michael Zhang wins Super High Roller for the Second time in less than a month, Antonio Esfandiari Near the Top of partypoker LIVE MILLIONS Main Event Day 2B

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/30/2018

What Are the Payout Odds for Good Magic to Win the Kentucky Derby

What Are the Payout Odds for Good Magic to Win the Kentucky Derby

Good Magic would pay out approximately $82.50 for every $10 bet should he go on to win the 2018 Kentucky Derby. 

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/29/2018

How to Play Craps Online Using Bitcoin

How to Play Craps Online Using Bitcoin

You can play Way Craps online using Bitcoin or any other cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, Ethereum. Litecoin and more.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/29/2018

Killer Gambling-Addicted Granny Will Spend Rest of Life in Prison

Killer Gambling-Addicted Granny Will Spend Rest of Life in Prison

Gambling granny is accused of killing husband and a perfect stranger.  Also, a man accused of attacking a woman at a Biloxi casino behind bars.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/29/2018

Artificial Intelligence to Put End to Poker Face

The poker face could soon go the way of the dodo bird thanks to artificial intelligence (AI) plus the Bilzerian-Polk crypto war has "experts" coming out of the woodwork and Norway bans outside online poker rooms.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/28/2018

Nasdaq Open to Cryptocurrency Exchange in Future, Says CEO

Nasdaq Open to Cryptocurrency Exchange in Future, Says CEO

Nasdaq Inc (NDAQ.O) is open to launching a cryptocurrency exchange in the future as the regulatory environment evolves, the head of the exchange operator said on Wednesday.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/27/2018

Reputed Philly Mob Boss 'Skinny Joey' Merlino Pleads Guilty

A notorious Philadelphia mob boss pleaded guilty to an illegal betting charge on Friday before taking the occasion to make a bold prediction about his home town team’s chances in the NBA playoffs.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/27/2018

Kentucky Derby Wagering Solution

The best Kentucky Derby wagering solution on the market allows for an assortment of prop bets in addition to the usual winner, exacta and trifecta bets. 

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/27/2018

No Wynn: Name Change Proposed for New Mass Casino

No Wynn: Name Change Proposed for New Mass Casino

Wynn Resorts is renaming a casino set to open next year just outside Boston to remove the name of company founder Steve Wynn, who resigned following sexual misconduct allegations.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/27/2018

Ripple Adds Snoop Dog to Promotional Campaign

In the ever-changing world of cryptocurrencies, Tronix and Ripple (XRP) has been one of the shining stars for investors since the beginning of the year as the second-most valuable digital currency after Bitcoin.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/27/2018

Bitcoin Frenzy Settles Down as Big Players Muscle Into Market

Bitcoin Frenzy Settles Down as Big Players Muscle Into Market

After bouncing up, falling down and keeping investors on the edges of their seats, bitcoin may be maturing into a period of relatively boring stability, experts say. 

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/27/2018

Latvian Gambling Regulator Rep to Speak at e Balticum Gaming Summit 2018

Latvian Gambling Regulator Rep to Speak at e Balticum Gaming Summit 2018

The inaugural Mare Balticum Gaming Summit is slowly becoming the main event of the gambling industry in the Baltics. The organizers are delighted to announce the 4 regulators will be present at the event to give briefings and official numbers about the Latvia, Estonia, Lithuanian and Danish markets.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/27/2018

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.