Business & Financial

BSV Blockchain Makes Lasting Impression at CES 2022: Who Knew Blockchains Could Scale

CES has always been a window into what the world of technology will look like down the line.  With this in mind, it shouldn't come as a big surprise that our friends representing the BSV Blockchain would make their way to Vegas this week to take full advantage of those seeking to incorporate blockchain technology into their own business platforms.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/07/2022

Is Bovada Legal From Utah

Is Bovada Legal From Utah

While Bovada may be legal to bet with from the great state of Utah, there are indeed much better options, including BetUS, which offers a generous welcome bonus (max bonus $2500).

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Jan/06/2022

Can I Bet on Draftkings Sportsbook App From Arkansas?

Can I Bet on Draftkings Sportsbook App From Arkansas?

You are not able to bet on Draftkings from the great state of Arkansas, but other websites are accessible. Gambling911.com recommends Americas Bookie for its generous welcome bonus with a maximum of $1500, up-to-the-minute interaction and extensive betting options and state-of-the-art live in-play wagering platform.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Jan/06/2022

Can I Bet on Draftkings Sportsbook App From Ohio

Can I Bet on Draftkings Sportsbook App From Ohio

You will not be able to bet using the Draftkings sportsbook app from Ohio at this time.  There are other great options however. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/06/2022

Kazakhstan Crackdown Hits Crypto Miners

Kazakhstan Crackdown Hits Crypto Miners

The price of Bitcoin has fallen more than 15% in the last month and that trend continued Thursday with the digital coin price coming in just under 43,000.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/06/2022

Phil Ivey-Backed Virtue Poker Will Be Available in Most US States

Phil Ivey-Backed Virtue Poker Will Be Available in Most US States

Virtue Poker has joined the US online gambling and poker landscape.  The site is backed by legendary poker pro Phil Ivey and will feature a play-to-earn system that is based around Virtual Player Points (VPPs) and takes full advantage of the blockchain.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/06/2022

Can I Bet on the Caesars Sportsbook App From Ohio?

Can I Bet on the Caesars Sportsbook App From Ohio?

You cannot bet on the Caesars Sportsbook app from Ohio, however, there are alternatives that include BetAdrian, which offers a generous welcome bonus (max bonus $2500)

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Jan/05/2022

5 Tips on Profiling Players as a Bookie

5 Tips on Profiling Players as a Bookie

As a bookie, you should have some immediate idea of what a player is bankrolling.  "Get an idea of what they are earning, where their expenses are going.  Do some research.  Average out how much they make."

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/05/2022

SugarHouse Limits Sports Bettor to $6.06

An individual trying to place a bet at the Sugarhouse mobile sportsbook in New Jersey was in for quite the surprise.  They attempted to place a $32.26 wager, but were denied.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jan/05/2022

Ira Kleiman Attorneys Beg Court for New Trial Following Landmark Bitcoin Case

Ira Kleiman Attorneys Beg Court for New Trial Following Landmark Bitcoin Case

In the filing, Ira’s attorneys complain that the defendants violated an earlier court order during the trial which prohibited them from introducing evidence as to the relationship between Ira and his late brother.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/05/2022

What's The Lowest Pay Per Head Price Out There?

What's The Lowest Pay Per Head Price Out There?

PricePerPlayer.com, the leading Sportsbook Pay Per Head provider in the industry is changing its price per player model.  The typical model for a bookie Pay Per Head company is to charge a weekly fee for each active gambler.

Submitted by Press Release on, Jan/04/2022

A Year of Regulations for Bitcoin, Other Digital Currencies

A Year of Regulations for Bitcoin, Other Digital Currencies

Gavin Lucas of CoinGeek writes that savvy entrepreneurs in the space are positioning themselves to be in good standing with the SEC and not run afoul of the law.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/04/2022

Gambling.com Group Completes Acquisition of RotoWire

Gambling.com Group Completes Acquisition of RotoWire

"We completed the acquisition according to our internal timelines on January 1st, 2022 and thank the RotoWire team for their professionalism and availability through the holiday period. We will consolidate Roto Sports into our Group Financial Statements from January 1st, 2022," said Elias Mark, Chief Financial Officer at Gambling.com Group.

Submitted by Press Release on, Jan/03/2022

Arizona Generates $777M Of Handle in First Two Months Offering Sports Betting

Arizona Generates $777M Of Handle in First Two Months Offering Sports Betting

The first two months of sports betting in the Grand Canyon State set records.  A total of two retail outlets and nine mobile betting sites reported more than $777 million in wagers combined for September and October.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jan/03/2022

Investments in New Projects on Tap for 2022 in Atlantic City

Investments in New Projects on Tap for 2022 in Atlantic City

Atlantic City’s casinos are forging ahead with ambitious new projects in 2022, even as the coronavirus pandemic continues to make it harder to do business.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/03/2022

Power Pay Per Head Offers Local Bookies Premium Sport Gambling Software Online

The Pay Per Head industry continues to evolve in an ever-changing technological environment where what was all the rage last year is already obsolete.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/03/2022

New Federal Law Affirms a Catawba Casino in the Charlotte Metro Area

New Federal Law Affirms a Catawba Casino in the Charlotte Metro Area

A new federal law affirms the operation of a casino in North Carolina by the South Carolina-based Catawba Indian Nation, ending a yearslong dispute between the tribes.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/03/2022

Staying On Top of the Line as a Bookie

Staying on top of the line can be an uphill task especially if you use inefficient strategies in your bookmaker. The stiff competition in the betting industry prompts operators to invent new betting products to attract more bettors. In this post, we discuss the bookmaker net and how you can defeat your competitors. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Dec/31/2021

2021 a Banner Year for Bitcoin SV

Gaming and NFTs were definitely hot topics among the Bitcoin-literate, especially when it came to Bitcoin SV. The sheer volume of conversation on social media platforms like Twitter and Twetch shows there’s plenty of interest in the subject....

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Dec/30/2021

BetMGM Limits Player to Just $12.43 Then Touts $362,000 Bet From "Shaggy"

BetMGM Limits Player to Just $12.43 Then Touts $362,000 Bet From "Shaggy"

The bettor whose limits were cut to $12.43 loses his bet and Shaggy wins $691,094 with his $362,000 limits.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Dec/30/2021

Black Lotus Casino: An Honest Review

Black Lotus Casino: An Honest Review

The US online casino market is a little bit on the clunky side as, unlike other regions and countries, every state has its own rules and guidelines in terms of what is legal and not legal within its borders. 

Submitted by Payton on, Dec/29/2021

Seminoles Continue Airing "Watch Out Florida" Ads....During Monday Night Football

Seminoles Continue Airing "Watch Out Florida" Ads....During Monday Night Football

If you are a sports bettor residing in Florida, odds are good you were watching Monday Night Football with the Miami Dolphins winning their seventh straight game after starting the season 1-7.  And it was during that game that those infamous "Watch Out Florida" ads continued airing locally.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Dec/28/2021

OHL Goaltender Tucker Tynan Accused of Being a Bookie Stiff

The story everyone is talking about this holiday season.  Soo Greyhounds issued a statement: “The league takes such matters related to gambling and the integrity of our games very seriously and are in the process of reviewing the allegations."

Submitted by Alejandro Botticelli on, Dec/27/2021

6 Influential Digital Currency Trends That Emerged in 2021

6 Influential Digital Currency Trends That Emerged in 2021

For anyone that's even been casually following the space, the top talk of 2021 was undoubtably centered around NFTs.  But there was much more.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Dec/27/2021

Does the Perryville Hollywood Casino in Maryland Have a Sportsbook?

Does the Perryville Hollywood Casino in Maryland Have a Sportsbook?

The Perryville Casino became the 5th in Maryland to open a retail sportsbook.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Dec/24/2021

Will Online Bingo be as Popular in the US as in the UK?

Will Online Bingo be as Popular in the US as in the UK?

Bingo is played the same in both the United States and the United Kingdom, but there are a few key distinctions.  These include the the preferred game variant, where it is played, and the popularity of Bingo in both countries. In this article, we will discuss exactly that.

Submitted by Payton on, Dec/23/2021

2021 Glad You're Done: CoinGeek Calls it a Year of Innovation and Litigation

2021 Glad You're Done: CoinGeek Calls it a Year of Innovation and Litigation

In the final episode of CoinGeek Conversations for this year, Charles Miller was joined by two founders of the Women of BSV group, Diddy Wheldon and Ruth Heasman, as well as his reporter colleague, Claire Celdran.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Dec/23/2021

New Jersey Governor Signs Aid Bill for Atlantic City Casinos

New Jersey Governor Signs Aid Bill for Atlantic City Casinos

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed a bill Tuesday night that will give tax relief to Atlantic City’s casinos — and possibly prevent the closure of as many as four of them.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Dec/22/2021

Cybersecurity & Bookie Software: Protecting Your Data

Cybersecurity & Bookie Software: Protecting Your Data

As a bookie, the last thing you want for Christmas is ho ho holes in your cybersecurity.   One of your top goals is to protect your bookie software.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Dec/21/2021

COPA Case is Bigger Than Kleiman v Wright

COPA Case is Bigger Than Kleiman v Wright

“This will be the ultimate ‘put up or shut up’ case regarding the creation of Bitcoin," Director of Entrepreneurial Education T.K. Coleman points out. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Dec/21/2021

Breaking News

Why The Packers Might Not Cover The Spread Against The 49ers

Why The Packers Might Not Cover The Spread Against The 49ers

The Green Bay Packers host the San Francisco 49ers Saturday in a Divisional Playoffs game with the line set at Packers -6.  That spread may be too much considering how well San Francisco has played of late.  Here are some reasons why Green Bay might not cover the 5-point spread.

Super Bowl 56 MVP Odds and Close Comeback POY Race

Super Bowl 56 MVP Odds and Close Comeback POY Race

We're still a few weeks away from Super Bowl LVI, but early odds for the game's MVP are already available.

What Are The 5 Business Goals for Your Bookie Business to Stay Competitive?

What Are The 5 Business Goals for Your Bookie Business to Stay Competitive?

Reducing your expenses and discovering new networking opportunities are among the most important goals for running a successful bookie business.