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AC Worst Month Ever, Even With Internet Gambling

AC Worst Month Ever, Even With Internet Gambling

April was the cruelest month — ever — for Atlantic City casinos, as state earnings figures released Wednesday shattered a record in revenue declines that had been set just a month ago.

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/14/2020

Louisiana, Oklahoma Among First in US to Reopen Casinos

One of the hardest hit states by coronavirus, Louisiana, is now set to reopen some of its casino establishments Monday May 18. 

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, May/13/2020

What Games You Can Find at New Zealand Online Casinos

What Games You Can Find at New Zealand Online Casinos

Modern gamblers can choose from a multitude of gaming options. Online casinos use advanced gaming software and offer hundreds of realistic games in their portfolio. So, no matter what type of gambler you are and what games you like playing in land-based gambling halls, you will definitely find something of your liking at NZ online casinos. From the classic slot machines to traditional table games - all these are a click away from you.

Submitted by Payton on, May/13/2020

Planet 7 Casino Review

Planet 7 Casino Review

Planet 7 online casino underwent a management change some time ago, and the new people at the helm of affairs have completely turned things around for this platform. The casino has been in business for more than a decade and hit some bumps along the way, especially early on; something that happened with almost all casino platforms that have made a big name for themselves today. Planet 7 learnt from its lessons and has evolved into a highly recommended and reputed casino website today.

Submitted by Payton on, May/13/2020

How to increase your winning chances with Blackjack?

How to increase your winning chances with Blackjack?

Losing at blackjack, whether off-line or online, can be extremely frustrating considering that it is a casino card game with the best odds. Before we delve into blackjack winning strategies, please remember that this game is all about mathematical probability. It is extremely difficult to win consistently at blackjack without sincerely following some basic strategy.

 

Submitted by Payton on, May/13/2020

Popular payment methods that can be used at UK casinos after credit card ban

UK online casinos that used to accept only credit cards for making deposits and withdrawals to their platforms now have no option but to look for other payment/withdrawal modes to continue their operations.

 

Submitted by Payton on, May/13/2020

Casino Workers’ Union Protest Covid-19 Re-Opening Plans on Strip

The casino workers’ Culinary Union plans to hold a protest drive up the Las Vegas Strip Tuesday evening to call for casino companies to release their reopening plans and to adopt the union’s recommended safety protocols.

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/12/2020

Bitcoin Goes Through Third Halving, Blockchain Solution for Provably Fair Gaming

Bitcoin Goes Through Third Halving, Blockchain Solution for Provably Fair Gaming

Bitcoin slid on Monday in volatile trading, after it went through a technical adjustment that reduced the rate at which new coins are created, but the outlook remained upbeat as the increase in supply slows down. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/11/2020

Top 4 Trends in Online Casino Gaming That You Ought to Know 

Top 4 Trends in Online Casino Gaming That You Ought to Know 

 

To most, the online casino games might have reached its zenith point while it comes to development. However, that's far from reality. With each waking dawn, the casino industry is transforming and becoming much bigger and better. All the mind-blowing surprises and outstanding development is in a bid to offer punters a stellar gambling experience. 

Blockchain casinos 

Submitted by Payton on, May/11/2020

A Beginners Guide to Online Gambling in Pennsylvania

A Beginners Guide to Online Gambling in Pennsylvania

Online gambling can be great fun, and nothing beats the thrill of winning a load of cash at the casino. There are loads of great online casinos now available in the state of Pennsylvania. If you want to get started with online gambling, there’s never been a better time. 

Submitted by Payton on, May/11/2020

Leadstar Media in good stead as major sports set to return

Leadstar Media in good stead as major sports set to return

The sporting universe may have come to a near-standstill over the past two months, but Stockholm-based affiliate Leadstar Media has not taken its foot off the gas and believes it is well-positioned to thrive as the schedule starts to fill up again.

Submitted by Payton on, May/11/2020

Shutdown of Tribal Casinos Deals Blow to Indian Country

When the Kalispel Tribe of Indians closed its casino as the coronavirus took hold in Washington state, it essentially shut down its economy. 

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/10/2020

Nevada Gambling Regulators OK Rules for Casino Reopenings

Nevada Gambling Regulators OK Rules for Casino Reopenings

Nevada gambling officials approved rules Thursday to limit customers, keep gamblers spaced apart from each other and disinfect dice and cards when the state’s casinos are allowed to reopen. 

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/08/2020

Can I Bet on Draftkings From Colorado?

Can I Bet on Draftkings From Colorado?

Draftkings is now available from the state of Colorado with few restrictions.  The state gave the green light for Draftkings and other licensed online sportsbooks to beging operating online effective May 1, 2020. The only prohibitions are 21 and up permitted and no college prop bets

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, May/08/2020

Where Can I Watch, Bet Justin Gaethje vs Tony Ferguson UFC 249 From Oklahoma City, Tulsa

Where Can I Watch, Bet Justin Gaethje vs Tony Ferguson UFC 249 From Oklahoma City, Tulsa

Betting is available on the Winner, Method of Victory and Total Rounds for UFC 249: Justin Gaethje vs Tony Ferguson from the Oklahoma City and Tulsa areas

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, May/07/2020

Where Can I Watch, Bet Justin Gaethje vs Tony Ferguson UFC 249 From Omaha, Nebraska

Where Can I Watch, Bet Justin Gaethje vs Tony Ferguson UFC 249 From Omaha, Nebraska

Betting is available on the Winner, Method of Victory and Total Rounds for UFC 249: Justin Gaethje vs Tony Ferguson from Omaha, Nebraska.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, May/07/2020

Will Social Distancing Work With Live Poker? iPoker Set to Get 8 New Rooms

Will Social Distancing Work With Live Poker? iPoker Set to Get 8 New Rooms

Online poker has exploded over the last two months since the coronavirus pandemic resulted in much of the world having to stay in their homes.

Submitted by Ace King on, May/07/2020

Top 5 Online Gaming Trends That You Ought to Know

Top 5 Online Gaming Trends That You Ought to Know

The online gaming industry just got a whole lot bigger and better. Its popularity isn't about to die out any time soon as the emerging trends keep people coming back to experience the evolution first-hand. With tech improvement, it'd be best to keep up with these trends to have whole new gaming experience. Below are fascinating online gaming trends that you need to know.

Cross-platform gaming 

Submitted by Payton on, May/06/2020

UKGC Warns of White Label Conduct Following FSB Failings

UKGC Warns of White Label Conduct Following FSB Failings

The UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) has found that FSB Tech white label partners had breached industry standards on customer interactions.  They are now demanding the company pay £600,000 in damages.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, May/06/2020

Employees Want Covid-19 Protections in Place Before Casinos Can Open

Employees Want Covid-19 Protections in Place Before Casinos Can Open

Casino workers across the country want their employers to provide them with protective equipment and adopt tough new cleaning and social distancing policies before the gambling halls reopen during the coronavirus outbreak. 

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/05/2020

Vegas Makes Formal Offer for NBA to Finish Season, Orlando Favored

Vegas Makes Formal Offer for NBA to Finish Season, Orlando Favored

According to The New York Times, Las Vegas officials have sent in a formal offer to the NBA to have them finish the season there. Their offer included:

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, May/03/2020

Out with the Old, in with the New as Snowflakes Change “Offensive” Bingo Calls

Out with the Old, in with the New as Snowflakes Change “Offensive” Bingo Calls

It appears that the snowflakes have struck again according to many newspapers and journalists.

Submitted by Payton on, May/02/2020

Gambling Software Provider GAN Ups Share Offering by 57% Ahead of $48 Mil US IPO

Gambling Software Provider GAN Ups Share Offering by 57% Ahead of $48 Mil US IPO

AN Limited, a UK-based provider of internet gambling software, raised the proposed deal size for its upcoming IPO on Friday.

Submitted by Press Release on, May/01/2020

Colorado Sports Betting Kicks Off Friday

Colorado Sports Betting Kicks Off Friday

There won't be any Rockies to bet on in Major League Baseball, nor will there be Nuggets basketball or Avalanche hockey. There will be betting nonetheless.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Apr/30/2020

Gambling.com Gets Colorado Approval

Gambling.com Gets Colorado Approval

Top US gambling affiiliate Gambling.com has been approved for marketing of sports betting sites in the state of Colorado.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/30/2020

How We Rate Online Casinos – OUSC

One of the biggest mistakes casino gamblers make when they want to play at an online casino is choosing the first online casino site they come across online. While most online casinos treat their players fairly, some do not. 

Submitted by Payton on, Apr/30/2020

Save the Dates, 23-24 June - Sports Betting & Casino North America (Virtual Conference)

Save the Dates, 23-24 June - Sports Betting & Casino North America (Virtual Conference)

The team at GamingAmericas.com (part of Hipther Agency), is honored to announce the launch of Sports Betting & Casino Summit North America. The inaugural edition which will take place between 23-24 June, will be hosted in a virtual layout while paving the way for a live conference in 2021.

Submitted by Press Release on, Apr/30/2020

How to Promote Online Casino - The Key to Success

How to Promote Online Casino - The Key to Success

In the past, casinos were only accessible to people who were able and willing to physically get to one. To be more, most casinos had a big entrance fee, preventing those with a low budget from even getting the chance to play. But, times have changed. Thanks to technology, today everyone of age can play at an online casino.

Submitted by Payton on, Apr/28/2020

These Are the 17 Sports Apps Coming to Colorado

These Are the 17 Sports Apps Coming to Colorado

Fans will have their pick of FanDuel, DraftKings, BetRivers, PointsBet and a host of other sports wagering sites when legal gambling kicks off this Friday May 1 in Colorado.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/28/2020

Muted and Vacant: Las Vegas Struggles to Survive

Slot machines are powered down, casinos boarded up and barricaded.  Sidewalks are largely deserted and electronic marquees that once flashed neon calls for nightclubs, magic shows and topless revues instead beam somber messages of safety.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Apr/27/2020

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Borgata to Reopen July 26

Borgata to Reopen July 26

The Borgata casino will reopen on July 26, the last of Atlantic City's nine gambling resorts to resume operating amid the coronavirus outbreak. The casino will host an invitation-only "soft opening" starting July 23, Borgata officials told The Associated Press, and will open its doors to everyone three days later.

High-Profile Twitter Accounts Swept Up in Wave of Apparent Hacking Demanding Bitcoin

High-Profile Twitter Accounts Swept Up in Wave of Apparent Hacking Demanding Bitcoin

A wave of tweets in apparent hacking swept through Twitter (TWTR.N) on Wednesday, with more than half a dozen high-profile accounts - belonging to U.S. presidential candidate Joe Biden, billionaire Bill Gates, and rapper Kanye West, among others - used to solicit bitcoin donations.

Will VR Be In Our Casino Games?

Will VR Be In Our Casino Games?

For some years now, online casino games have garnered a large following more than the landbased casinos due to the advancement in technology and the interesting twists added to new online games.