Gambling

UK Bookmaker Spent Millions Ahead of US Supreme Court Ruling to Legalize Sports Betting Nationwide

The United Kingdom's biggest bookmaker, William Hill, is one of many that look to capitalize on the U.S. Supreme Court decision Monday to legalize sports betting in all 50 states, though some like Utah could opt out.

Submitted by Guest on, May/14/2018

NJ Wins Supreme Court Case to Have Sports Betting Legalized in US

NJ Wins Supreme Court Case to Have Sports Betting Legalized in US

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday paved the way for states to legalize sports betting in a defeat for the major American sports leagues, endorsing New Jersey’s bid to allow such wagering and striking down a 1992 federal law that prohibited it in most places.

Submitted by Guest on, May/14/2018

MLB Ready to Embrace Sports Betting

The U.S. Supreme Court has just found in favor of legalized sports betting in the United States.

Submitted by Guest on, May/14/2018

Registration for CEEGC 2018 Budapest Now Open: Latest Highlights

Registration for CEEGC 2018 Budapest Now Open: Latest Highlights

The organizers of the Central and Eastern European Gaming Conference (CEEGC) are excited to announce that the registrations for the third edition of the annual event is now open.

Submitted by Guest on, May/14/2018

Evolution Gaming News

Evolution Gaming News

Find all the latest news pertaining to Evolution Gaming, a popular live dealer online casino developer

Submitted by Guest on, May/14/2018

Mobser Who Once Survived Attempted Assassination Outside IHOP on Trial for Murder

Anthony Cardinale, a defense lawyer who has represented mobsters, described the trial of 84-year-old Francis P. Salemme as a “last vestige” of such federal prosecutions.

Submitted by Guest on, May/11/2018

Weird Laws 101: Cops in Kansas Can't Have Sex During Traffic Stops

Weird Laws 101: Cops in Kansas Can't Have Sex During Traffic Stops

Bookmaking in the state of Kansas is technically against the law, but so too is shooting rabbits from a motor vehicle, catching a fish with one's bare hands and hitting a vending machine that stole your money.  Now comes another weird law.

Submitted by Guest on, May/11/2018

These Are The 4 Weekend Parlays That Will Boost Bookies' Profit

These Are The 4 Weekend Parlays That Will Boost Bookies' Profit

Promoted parlays help online bookie agents generate more business. This weekend, there are 4 parlays that, if promoted properly, can generate cash and increase action. Find out what they are, and how to promote them right here.

Submitted by Guest on, May/10/2018

Latvia Gambling Problems With Slot Machines on the Rise

Latvia Gambling Problems With Slot Machines on the Rise

One of the downsides to real money gambling is real money losses. Too many people get caught up in their desire to hit it rich, especially on slot machines, as the most popular form of casino-style gambling around the globe. 200 people submitted applications to take part in this program, but nothing is being done to keep anyone out of the Latvia gambling halls.

Submitted by Guest on, May/10/2018

What Will Happen If Vegas Casino Employees Go On Strike? Will I Be Able to Gamble?

What Will Happen If Vegas Casino Employees Go On Strike?  Will I Be Able to Gamble?

Should Las Vegas casino employees vote to go on strike, one can anticipate the city will be completely crippled.  Here is what you need to know if planning a trip to Vegas

Submitted by Guest on, May/10/2018

Vegas Could be Crippled as Strike Possibility Looms

The union representing 50,000 Las Vegas casino employees whose contracts will expire at the end of the month announced Wednesday the workers are set to vote on whether to strike, a move that could cripple the city. 

Submitted by Guest on, May/10/2018

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Breaking News

Rush on For Casinos to Start Sports Bets Before Football Season in NJ

Rush on For Casinos to Start Sports Bets Before Football Season in NJ

New Jersey gambling regulators are warning casinos to submit their plans for sports betting by Monday or risk not being approved in time for the start of football season.

John Cynn Wins $8.8 Million at 2018 WSOP Main Event

John Cynn Wins $8.8 Million at 2018 WSOP Main Event

Indiana resident is this 2018 World Series of Poker champion.

Bitcoin Betting for Dummies ....and Five-Year-Olds

What's often lost in the discussion is that bitcoin is really no different than PayPal, the intermediate payment platform that is now commonplace among nearly anyone who conducts financial transactions online.