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Bitcoin Vs. Stocks: Worth The Volatility?

CNBC's Dominic Chu takes a look at the volatility in both equities and cryptocurrencies markets, and which risk scenario could be better for investors.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/19/2018

Ronconi Takes Home $175k on HPT

Ronconi Takes Home $175k on HPT

Heartland Poker Tour (HPT) kicked off its 2018 season in a big way at Ameristar Casino Hotel East Chicago. The Main Event drew 544 entries, building a total prize pool of $783,360. In the end Naperville, Illinois' Darryl Ronconi came out on top, collecting $175,482 and the new custom-designed champion's watch.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/18/2018

France Appoints Digital Currency Mission Leader

France Appoints Digital Currency Mission Leader

Each day, different governments are trying to regulate digital currencies. Starting with USA, South Korea, and China many countries are restricting. The aim is to track how digital currencies spread. France is the latest to come up with the law. French Minister for Economy Bruno Le Maire makes the announcement.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/18/2018

Police Officers Indicted in Gambling Case Believed Tied to Poker Pro

Federal prosecutors are accusing a current Wichita police officer and a former officer of obstruction of justice for their roles in identifying a suspected undercover officer who was investigating illegal gambling.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/18/2018

Today's eSports Betting Odds January 18 - Galaxy Battles Forging Ahead Despite Conflict

Gambling911.com has your eSports betting action for Thursday, including for Galaxy Battles, which has come under literal fire in recent weeks.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/18/2018

China Announces Clampdown, Companies Deny Having Bitcoin, Blockchain Services

China Announces Clampdown, Companies Deny Having Bitcoin, Blockchain Services

China Announces Clampdown And Companies Deny Having Bitcoin, Blockchain Services. There is a question about Initial Miner Offerings (IMO). This question goes to Xunlei.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/18/2018

2018 XL Blizzard Poker Series Schedule Unveiled

2018 XL Blizzard Poker Series Schedule Unveiled

888 Poker has released details of its 34-event XL Blizzard series

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/18/2018

Cryptocurrency Derivative Platform Likely To Come To BCH

Cryptocurrency Derivative Platform Likely To Come To BCH

A new forked cryptocurrency counterparty protocol would be on its way to the market. The announcement about this forked protocol was announced late last week. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/18/2018

Bitcoin, Other Cryptocurrencies See Rise Late Wednesday After Rough 48 Hours

Bitcoin, Other Cryptocurrencies See Rise Late Wednesday After Rough 48 Hours

The price of Bitcoin added some $1,400 over the course of less than half a day on the biggest U.S.-based exchange, Coinbase.  At one point over the past 48 hours, the cryptocurrency shed approximately 50% off its high of nearly $20,000.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/17/2018

Couple Who Ran Illegal Sports Betting Ring Sentenced to a Year

Couple Who Ran Illegal Sports Betting Ring Sentenced to a Year

The husband and wife tandem that ran an illegal sports betting ring out of St. Louis, Missouri between the years 2008 and 2014 have been sentenced to one year behind bars.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/17/2018

Ethereum Network Congestion Forces Exchanges to Halt Withdrawals

Ethereum Network Congestion Forces Exchanges to Halt Withdrawals

Scaling problems that have been sporadically affecting the Ethereum network reappeared on Wednesday in the midst of a second day of price plunging.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/17/2018

Bitcoin Bloodbath Continues for a Second Day: Value Halved in One Month

Bitcoin Bloodbath Continues for a Second Day: Value Halved in One Month

Bitcoin fell below $10,000 Wednesday, extending a sell-off that has erased about half the digital currency’s value in one month. Other digital currencies fell sharply as well.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/17/2018

Live Texas Hold'em Bonus Poker Online Unveiled

Live Texas Hold'em Bonus Poker Online Unveiled

Live Texas Hold'em Bonus Poker debuts for the first time online courtesy of Evolution Gaming.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/17/2018

Can I Convert Bitcoins to USD, Other Currencies When Betting Online?

While it's great to hold cryptocurrencies in an online betting account at times when prices are skyrocketing, there are days when prices take a nose dive.  This means that your winnings drop as well.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/17/2018

Bitcoin is 'Definitely Not Dead' Despite Losing 50 Percent off All-Time High

Bitcoin is 'Definitely Not Dead' Despite Losing 50 Percent off All-Time High

The world's largest cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, dived as low as $9,199.59 Wednesday morning, according to CoinDesk.  This was around 50% off its all time high of $19,783.21 that occurred only one month ago.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/17/2018

Ladbrokes on Hot Seat After Imposing £800 'Dormancy' Fees

Ladbrokes on Hot Seat After Imposing £800 'Dormancy' Fees

A punter claims he has been waiting since 2014 to be paid by Ladbrokes and now they are trying to tack on a "dormancy" fee totalling £800.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/17/2018

Doug Polk: Tai Lopez Needs to Stop Selling Me His Bitcoin Course

Tai Lopez is famous for hanging out in his garage, showing off Lamborghinis, reading thousands of books, chilling with celebrities, and aggressively marketing his courses on YouTube.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/17/2018

Is The Dash Altcoin Going To Be The Next Big Thing In 2018?

Is The Dash Altcoin Going To Be The Next Big Thing In 2018?

It is hard to answer this question with a mere yes or no. The reason is that there are many things in place. Bitcoin, the traditional digital is still leading. But there is also Dash, which is coming in with force.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/17/2018

Bitconnect Appears to be Shuttered, Apparent Ponzi Scheme

Bitconnect Appears to be Shuttered, Possible Scam

GlobalCryptoPress.com Reporter Ross Davis' vlog after hearing the news of the end of what he believes to have been a Bitconnect ponzi scheme.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/17/2018

January Crypto-Slump Continues With Some Bright Spots Tuesday Evening

Nearly all of the top 68 cryptocurrencies have witnessed a decline during the month of January with some bad news hitting hard Tuesday as South Korea regulators consider banning exchange trading and while rumors of banks blocking cryptocurrency charges were running rampant.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/16/2018

Capital One Blocks Cryptocurrency Purchases With Its Card as Bitcoin Hits Biggest Low in Weeks

Capital One Blocks Cryptocurrency Purchases With Its Card as Bitcoin Hits Biggest Low in Weeks

Tuesday was not a good day for Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies as nearly all of them witnessed sharp declines on the day.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/16/2018

Vegas Gambling Revenue Hits All Time Low

Generating $26 billion in total revenue, Nevada gaming regulators say it is a new record low for Vegas.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/16/2018

Cryptocurrency Mining Heat May Soon Be Recycled

Cryptocurrency Mining Heat May Soon Be Recycled

A self-proclaimed Canadian entrepreneur is seeking to recycle the heat generated from Bitcoin and other cryptocurrency mining. The entrepreneur is optimistic that he is doing the right thing to recycle the heat.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/16/2018

Live Online Poker Arrives In Atlantic City New Jersey

Live Online Poker Arrives In Atlantic City New Jersey

It is now official that you can play live poker from an Atlantic City casino. It is a hard work that is turning successful.  Golden Nugget in Atlantic City is giving punters a chance to enjoy online poker.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/16/2018

Understand Dollar Cost Averaging For Bitcoin Cryptocurrency

Understand Dollar Cost Averaging For Bitcoin Cryptocurrency

Are You Ready To Understand Dollar Cost Averaging For Bitcoin Cryptocurrency? If the question is what it is about dollar averaging you need to know, the answer is everything. Yes, it is pretty much everything you need to understand.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/16/2018

Authorities Identify 42-year-Old Woman Who Died in Port Richey Casino Shuttle Boat Fire

A woman who was on a casino shuttle boat that caught fire in Pasco County on Sunday has died from her injuries, officials say.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/16/2018

Fastest Payouts in Online Poker as Americas Cardroom Player Reports Under 2 Hour Receipt Via Ethereum

Fastest Payouts in Online Poker as Americas Cardroom Player Reports Under 2 Hour Receipt Via Ethereum

Back in October Americas Cardroom added some 60 different types of cryptocurrency options and now that move is paying off in a very big way. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/16/2018

Cryptocurrency Prices Plummet Tuesday Morning as South Korea Fears Mount

Cryptocurrency Prices Plummet Tuesday Morning as South Korea Fears Mount

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies were witnessing volatile price drops Tuesday morning following statements issued by South Korean Finance Minister Kim Dong-yeon. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/16/2018

ThePOGG releases Affiliate Program Value Report 2017

ThePOGG.com is proud to announce their affiliate program value report for 2017. The purpose of the report is to share with the webmaster community and gain an insight as to which affiliate programs perform the best and ones that are below average.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/15/2018

Need a Pay Per Head Bookie Service for Conference Championship Weekend

Need a Pay Per Head Bookie Service for Conference Championship Weekend

It has been a long and grueling season and now we are finally in the home stretch with the Conference Championship Games coming up this Sunday, January 21st, 2018. T

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/15/2018

Breaking News

Free Bitcoins? Cryptocurrency Exchange Lands in Hot Water Again

A blunder at a Japanese cryptocurrency exchange let investors briefly buy bitcoins for free - though none were able to profit from the mistake.

Mistrial Declared in Philly Mob Case

Mistrial Declared in Philly Mob Case

A mistrial was declared on Tuesday in the New York City racketeering trial of a notorious Philadelphia mob boss who had insisted he quit his life of crime after a lengthy prison term.

Get Your Hands On The New Gold Bricks Slots

Get Your Hands On The New Gold Bricks Slots

Are You Ready To Get Your Hands On The New Gold Bricks Slots At PlaySlots4RealMoney.com? How much do you love valuable metals? Or perhaps, the right question should be, which of the precious metals do you like and would love to have something that is made out of them?