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City of Chicago Receives Five Development Proposals for City's First Integrated Casino-Resort

City of Chicago Receives Five Development Proposals for City's First Integrated Casino-Resort

Selected proposal will be granted Chicago’s sole casino owner’s license.

Submitted by Press Release on, Oct/29/2021

188Bet - Licensed Betting Site in Asia

188Bet - Licensed Betting Site in Asia

If 188Bet is your choice right now if you reside in Asia, you can rest assured that it is a platform that competent and reputable authorities have licensed.

Submitted by Payton on, Oct/29/2021

Seminole Tribe Signs Agreements with Five Pari-Mutuels In Preparation for Florida Sports Betting App

Partnership Highlights Initial Success of Seminole Gaming Compact

Submitted by Press Release on, Oct/28/2021

Common Slot Machine Types Explained

Common Slot Machine Types Explained

If you are anyone that knows anything about casinos, you must know about slot machines. They are simple arcade-like machines that work with random number generators. The player places a bet by entering a certain amount of coins for a chance at winning a reward. 

Submitted by Payton on, Oct/27/2021

Woman Reportedly Kidnapped Herself to Gamble Ransom

Woman Reportedly Kidnapped Herself to Gamble Ransom

Spanish authorities this week have apprehended a woman who they say staged her own kidnapping in an effort to extract ransom money she then used to play bingo.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Oct/27/2021

US Casinos Look to Improve Gender Equity in Management

US Casinos Look to Improve Gender Equity in Management

Diversifying an organization or an industry can be only half the battle: The trick is keeping it diverse.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Oct/27/2021

US Industry Wonders: What Should Tomorrow’s Casino Floor Be?

US Industry Wonders: What Should Tomorrow’s Casino Floor Be?

Walk into a casino today, and chances are it won’t look that much different than it did in the 1942 movie “Casablanca” when Humphrey Bogart made his way through the gambling tables in the smoke-filled room.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Oct/25/2021

Iowa Pushing for Statewide Online Casino Gambling

Iowa Pushing for Statewide Online Casino Gambling

With mobile sports betting deemed a success in the state of Iowa, lawmakers are now pushing for legalization of online casino games.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Oct/25/2021

Gigi Levy Weiss Eyeing NFT Gaming With His $450M NFX Fund

Israeli investor Gigi Levy Weiss now has a fresh $450 million NFX fund to play with and the odds are good he'll be investing in gaming enterprises.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Oct/24/2021

Thousands of Online, Sports Bets Placed on First Day in CT

Thousands of virtual bets started being placed early Tuesday, the first day that online sports wagering and casino games were made available to all eligible adults within Connecticut.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Oct/19/2021

Internet Casino: How Not to Be Cheated?

Internet Casino: How Not to Be Cheated?

A lot has happened in the past decade or so, and the trust between users and tech companies has somewhat eroded. It started when Edward Snowden shared his inside information on how the governments monitor their citizens, and then there were a series of scandals with companies who collected and sold user data.

Submitted by Payton on, Oct/18/2021

Responsible Gambling As US Expansion Continues

While there have been many great developments in the world of online gambling over the years, there are some negative side effects.

Submitted by Payton on, Oct/15/2021

Are UK Online Gamblers Facing Tougher Restrictions? 

Are UK Online Gamblers Facing Tougher Restrictions? 

Online gambling activity is coming under increasing scrutiny in numerous territories across the globe.

Submitted by Payton on, Oct/14/2021

Are Long Winters The Reason Why Finnish People Love Online Gaming So Much?

Are Long Winters The Reason Why Finnish People Love Online Gaming So Much?

Finland’s known for its winters that can be brutal and unpleasant. It’s also known for being a hub of gaming, with many top games being produced in the country and many of its residents classing themselves as gamers. In this article, we’ll look at the country’s gaming industry and winter climate, and see if the long winters typically experienced by Finns are behind their love of gaming. 

 

Submitted by Payton on, Oct/14/2021

Get free bonus at Thabet - a leading online casino in Vietnam and Asia

Get free bonus at Thabet - a leading online casino in Vietnam and Asia

Online betting is now more accessible than ever before for Vietnamese gamblers.

Submitted by Payton on, Oct/14/2021

Pennsylvania Online Gambling: What to Know to Start Off and Succeed?

Pennsylvania Online Gambling: What to Know to Start Off and Succeed?

Before getting into online gambling, it’s not only extremely necessary to clearly understand the essence of the phenomenon but also its legal status in a particular state of America. 

Submitted by Payton on, Oct/12/2021

Connecticut Set for Limited Launch of Online Gambling

Connecticut Set for Limited Launch of Online Gambling

A “soft launch” beginning Tuesday will allow several hundred people to open accounts to wager for a seven-day period.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Oct/11/2021

Stablecoins Coming to a Casino Near You

Stablecoins Coming to a Casino Near You

BitBoss have established themselves as a market-leading developer in the iGaming space, leveraging blockchain technology to bring innovative new products to market that facilitate provably fair gaming.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Oct/07/2021

Origins of Online Blackjack

Origins of Online Blackjack

Blackjack has been around since the 18th century, so it’s not surprising that it is one of the most popular table games worldwide. During its long history, it has gone through some changes to become what it is today. That’s why we can now enjoy a couple of different game types, like American blackjack, European blackjack, and more. 

Submitted by Payton on, Oct/07/2021

Sports Betting in Connecticut Put on Hold

Sports Betting in Connecticut Put on Hold

Connecticut Governor Gov. Ned Lamont said Wednesday his administration is working out the details before finally launching legalized sports betting statewide online.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Oct/07/2021

Korean Gambling Market Booming

Korean Gambling Market Booming
The Korean gambling industry is booming as operators launch more and more online casinos, providing players with great bonuses, striking games, and payment methods to seamlessly deposit and withdraw. And as the industry is so well-developed, it's reasonable to offer players a guide to navigate through this iGaming Korean world. So here comes kr-casinos.com to help.
Submitted by Payton on, Oct/06/2021

Gambling Expo Returns, Masked and Vaccinated, to Las Vegas

Gambling Expo Returns, Masked and Vaccinated, to Las Vegas

Casino industry leaders and vendors riding a resurgence of gambling following coronavirus closures are gathering in-person for an annual conference this week in Las Vegas — amid strict coronavirus mask and vaccination rules — after meeting virtually a year ago.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Oct/05/2021

Gambling Trends Set to Dominate 2022

Gambling Trends Set to Dominate 2022

As technology continues to change the ways in which we live and work on a daily basis, trends can come and go in the blink of an eye. This is especially the case for fast-growing industries and sectors, such as online gaming. Continue reading to familiarise yourself with gambling trends set to dominate 2022. 

Cryptocurrency as a payment method 

 

Submitted by Payton on, Oct/05/2021

CoinGeek New York City Conference: Tuesday The Must See Virtual Event for Gaming, eSports Interests

CoinGeek New York City Conference: Tuesday The Must See Virtual Event for Gaming, eSports Interests

CoinGeek New York is finally here and for gaming interests, Tuesday (0ctober 5) will be the most required viewing virtually to find out how Bitcoin SV can revolutionize your operations.  Note: In-person attendance no longer available as it has reached the 500-person threshold.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Oct/04/2021

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood, World Poker Tour Host 2021 Rock ‘N’ Roll Poker Open Beginning Nov. 17

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood, World Poker Tour Host 2021 Rock ‘N’ Roll Poker Open Beginning Nov. 17

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood and World Poker Tour are gearing up for tournament poker when the Seminole Hard Rock “Rock ‘N’ Roll Poker Open” (RRPO) returns Nov. 17 – Dec. 1, 2021.

Submitted by Press Release on, Oct/04/2021

Maryland to Cap Sports Bets at $5 Million Too Restrictive?

Maryland to Cap Sports Bets at $5 Million Too Restrictive?

The Baltimore Sun Editorial Staff points to the likes of a Houston furniture magnate who routinely places seven figure wagers.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Oct/01/2021

What Attracts Players to Online Poker in 2021

Poker has long been one of the favorite games worldwide. When it became available online, it grew even more popular, as it could finally reach the parts of the population that never had the chance to play in real-life poker rooms and casinos. 

 

Submitted by Payton on, Sep/27/2021

Crash Gambling Online

Online casino games come in a variety of types. You've got titles that require no effort from you, such as slots. On the other hand, some releases need you to follow rules and make tactical decisions like table variants. At the end of the day, most of these games have an element of luck attached to the outcome of a round, regardless of your level of skill.

Submitted by Payton on, Sep/27/2021

Mistakes Beginner Roulette Players Make

Mistakes Beginner Roulette Players Make

It’s safe to say that roulette is one of those games that, if you are a gambler at heart, you simply have to try. This game has two things every gambler wants to see - excitement and class. If you’ve just discovered the wonders of gambling and you want to know all about roulette, you’ve come to the right place.

Submitted by Payton on, Sep/27/2021

How To Check Whether the Online Casino Pays the Winnings Out

How To Check Whether the Online Casino Pays the Winnings Out

Playing online casino games is of course entertaining and exciting, but the most exciting thing in online casino gambling is probably the withdrawal of winnings. And this is also one of the most stressful aspects, because some casino sites may turn out scammy and reluctant to pay the winnings out. 

 

Submitted by Payton on, Sep/21/2021

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Safer Gambling in 2022 - Tips for Users and Potential Legislation from the Govt

Safer Gambling in 2022 - Tips for Users and Potential Legislation from the Govt

The gambling and iGaming industry in Ireland is worth millions of Euros a year. This shows, if nothing else, that those in Ireland are huge fans of online casinos and sports betting. The issues in Ireland are that many of the laws that regulate gambling are somewhat outdated. Some of these date back as far as 1930 and so can obviously never cover the phenomenon of online gambling.

Justice Stephen Breyer to Retire: Odds on Who Might Replace Him

Justice Stephen Breyer to Retire: Odds on Who Might Replace Him

Federal Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson, who is a former Breyer law clerk, is among the early favorites to replace Breyer.

What Makes a Good Sportsbook

What Makes a Good Sportsbook

There are over a thousand sportsbooks today. Yet, some operators have hundreds of thousands of gamblers while others are struggling to widen their clientele.