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The Business Model Adopted by Online Casinos

The Business Model Adopted by Online Casinos

Online casinos have been around for a while already, but many players still don’t understand how digital gambling functions and what’s it all about. Virtual casinos represent highly specific business ventures and they develop unique operating models. 

Submitted by Payton on, Jun/08/2021

Australian Financial Crime Watchdog Widens Probe on Casinos Already Reeling From COVID

Australian Financial Crime Watchdog Widens Probe on Casinos Already Reeling From COVID

Australia's anti-money-laundering agency on Monday widened a probe into due diligence at casinos to include the three biggest operators, ratcheting up pressure on a sector already struggling with the pandemic and heightened regulatory scrutiny.

Submitted by Reuters on, Jun/08/2021

How to Turn a Hobby Into a Money Making?

How to Turn a Hobby Into a Money Making?

The adrenaline, excitement, uncertainty, entertainment and chance are sensations that can be really revitalizing and easy to fall in love with. Now imagine also being able to win money while enjoying them.

Submitted by Payton on, Jun/07/2021

The Most Popular Slots in New Zealand

The Most Popular Slots in New Zealand

Gambling enjoys a legal status in New Zealand, and the city of Auckland is home to the largest brick-and-mortar casino in the island country. Online gaming is a mainstream activity in New Zealand, and i-gaming enthusiasts can enjoy an excellent variety of top casino games on New Zealand's several world-class gambling destinations. You, therefore, don't have to sign up on underground betting sites to enjoy betting on your favorite slots, sports, and casino games. 

Submitted by Payton on, Jun/07/2021

Affiliate Leaders Launches to Connect International Betting and iGaming

Affiliate Leaders Launches to Connect International Betting and iGaming

SBC is connecting sports betting and igaming affiliate businesses from around the world with the launch of the Affiliate Leaders group.

Submitted by Press Release on, Jun/07/2021

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City Announces 10 New Shows

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City Announces 10 New Shows

Events galore announced for the Hard Rock Atlantic City as life slowly starts getting back to normal.

Submitted by Press Release on, Jun/07/2021

NJ Bill Looks to Allow Betting on State Schools

NJ Bill Looks to Allow Betting on State Schools

A bill in New Jersey looks to expand sports betting further to allow for betting on state universities such as Rutgers and Seton Hall.  Rutgers, in particular, has enjoyed a successful basketball season over the past two year

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jun/04/2021

Sports Betting Beat - June 1, 2021

Sports Betting Beat - June 1, 2021

Sports betting officially allowed in Maryland, Rhode Island sports bettors are really bad and sports betting will be on California ballot.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/01/2021

Calvin Ayre: Online Gambling on Blockchain is Cheapest Way to Get Money in

Calvin Ayre: Online Gambling on Blockchain is Cheapest Way to Get Money in

The demand for online gaming and gambling has surged to new highs with the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. This is mainly due to the restrictions and closure of casinos and other gaming sites imposed by governments around the world in order to prevent the spread of the virus through personal contact.

Submitted by Payton on, Jun/01/2021

How to Use Green Zero in Roulette: Tips and Strategies

How to Use Green Zero in Roulette: Tips and Strategies

Roulette remains one of the most famous classic games in the history of casinos. For many years, it has traveled around the world. There are several types of this game, but only two types of roulette wheels are the most popular - American and European. The difference between them largely depends on the use of green zero. Learn how to use green zero in the roulette with this guide. 

Submitted by Payton on, May/28/2021

Nevada Casino Winnings Top $1B in April as Tourists Return

Nevada Casino Winnings Top $1B in April as Tourists Return

For the second month in a row, casinos in Nevada reported $1 billion in house winnings in April, showing signs that tourism is returning to pre-pandemic levels faster than some experts expected.

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/27/2021

First Ever WPT® Main Tour Stop Coming to Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa Beginning June 18

First Ever WPT® Main Tour Stop Coming to Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa

First ever World Poker Tour® (WPT®) main tour event is coming to Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa kicking off on Wednesday, June 9 and runs through Tuesday, June 22 after a run of WPTDeepStacks™ events dating back to June 2016.

Submitted by Press Release on, May/26/2021

Top 5 Poker Hotspots in Asia

Top 5 Poker Hotspots in Asia

Poker is a globally popular gaming phenomenon but nowhere is this more evident perhaps than in Asia.  We offer this quick rundown of the main regions where poker is a leading form of gambling in order to help you plot your itinerary when traveling there.

Submitted by Payton on, May/26/2021

What Real Money Online Poker Sites Can I Play On From California?

What Real Money Online Poker Sites Can I Play On From California?

Americas Cardroom is one of the leading real money online poker sites in the world and available to those living in California.  They feature regular multi-million dollar tournaments and a generous welcome bonus (max bonus up to $2000).

Submitted by Ace King on, May/25/2021

Can I Bet on Draftkings Sportsbook App From Massachusetts?

Can I Bet on Draftkings Sportsbook App From Massachusetts?

You will not be able to bet using the Draftkings sportsbook app from Massachusetts.  MA residents can, however, set up their sports betting account via the app and place wagers when in New Jersey ONLY.  International websites are also accessible from Mass.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, May/25/2021

Can I Play on PokerStars From Florida?

Can I Play on PokerStars From Florida?

PokerStars forbids those from Florida from playing for real money on their website.  Alternatives include Americas Cardroom, available to play for real money in all 50 states.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, May/25/2021

Find a Sportsbook Near Me - USA City Index

With the US Supreme Court ruling to abolish decades long sports betting prohibition last year, sportsbooks are popping up in limited locations based on licensing guidelines for each state. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/25/2021

US Judge: Saipan Casino Builder Must Pay 7 Ex-Workers $5.4M

US Judge: Saipan Casino Builder Must Pay 7 Ex-Workers $5.4M

A judge on the U.S. Pacific island of Saipan on Monday ordered a Hong Kong company to pay seven Chinese construction workers a total of $5.4 million for forcing them to work long hours in dangerous conditions to build a casino, while they were denied medical care for injuries and threatened with deportation and death.

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/25/2021

Atlantic City Casinos Just Made 3x More Money Than They Did in First Quarter of 2020

Atlantic City Casinos Just Made 3x More Money Than They Did in First Quarter of 2020

The Atlantic City casinos’ gross operating profit soared in the first quarter of this year to more than $95 million, more than three times the amount they earned in the first quarter of 2020, when the COVID-19 shutdown wiped out half of March.

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/25/2021

The Year’s Biggest Slot Game, Buffalo Link™ From Aristocrat Gaming™, Arrives at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood

The Casino is the First Location in Florida to Receive the New Title.  Housed on Aristocrat’s all-new MarsX™ Portrait cabinet, Buffalo Link combines the thrill and functionality of Aristocrat’s legendary Lighting Link™ and Dragon Link™ games with the theme and features of the gaming industry’s most recognized slot brand – Buffalo™.

Submitted by Press Release on, May/25/2021

Can I Play on PokerStars From California?

Can I Play on PokerStars From California?

PokerStars forbids those from California from playing for real money on their website.  Alternatives include Americas Cardroom, available to play for real money in all 50 states.

Submitted by Ace King on, May/25/2021

Can I Play on PokerStars From Colorado, Utah, New Mexico?

Can I Play on PokerStars From Colorado, Utah, New Mexico?

PokerStars does not currently allow those from Colorado, Utah and New Mexico to play for real money on their website.  Alternatives include Americas Cardroom, available to play for real money in all 50 states.

Submitted by Ace King on, May/24/2021

Understanding Japan's Latest Casino Regulations

Japan is a wild and wonderful place, and more recently is being hit on by the news for its current casino regulations. Although Japan is usually cracking down on gambling in general as the majority of games are illegal, Japan is now opening up some games that will eventually be open for all to play.

Submitted by Payton on, May/24/2021

How Video Games Improve Your Memory and Problem-Solving Skills

How Video Games Improve Your Memory and Problem-Solving Skills

Earlier, video games were dismissed as unhealthy by many who did not grasp the full potential of the medium. Recent studies have discovered that video games have a lot of health benefits for children and adults alike. Despite containing a simulated environment, video games can have tangible benefits that make the lives of the players better in more ways than one.

Submitted by Payton on, May/24/2021

Trial of the Century: Durst Indicates He Will Take The Stand in His Own Defense

Resumption of Robert Durst Trial Sheds Light on Victim With Family Ties to Mob

Robert Durst' victim was Susan Berman, the only child of Davie 'the Jew' Berman, a notorious gangster who ran Las Vegas casinos for Frank Costello, Meyer Lanksy and Lucky Luciano - she was considered 'Las Vegas royalty'.

Submitted by Alejandro Botticelli on, May/24/2021

Fight to Ban Firearms From Certain Casinos

Fight to Ban Firearms From Certain Casinos

Provisions would only apply to large resorts and casinos that choose to opt in and would require they post clear signs about where guns aren’t allowed both on their premises and on their websites.

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/23/2021

$4.3B Casino Soon to Show its Hand

The Malaysia-based owner of one of the biggest casino projects ever on the Las Vegas Strip won regulatory approval last week to deal cards, roll dice and welcome gamblers when Resorts World Las Vegas opens June 24.

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/23/2021

Sports Betting Beat - May 22, 2021

Sports Betting Beat - May 22, 2021

Washington State Republicans worry over sports betting beyond the Tribal casinos while Nebraska sends a mostly toothless bill to the Governor's desk for signing.  No mobile and no Huskers!  And guess who's back in business.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/22/2021

Connecticut House Approves Sports Betting Deal With Mashantucket Pequot, Mohegan Tribes

Connecticut House Approves Sports Betting Deal With Mashantucket Pequot, Mohegan Tribes

The state House of Representatives approved a long-awaited gambling agreement Thursday that Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont reached in March with the state’s two federally recognized Native American tribes, moving the state closer to legalizing sports and online gambling.

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/21/2021

Sports Betting Beat - May 21, 2021

Sports Betting Beat - May 21, 2021

Connecticut House of Representatives voted Thursday night to allow for the biggest expansion of gambling in state history by approving online sports betting and Internet casinos, though fantasy sites will get the boot for now.  Plus the Jets and Ravens ink deal with Sports Radar. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/21/2021

Breaking News

Colts Unsure of Wentz’s Status After Spraining Both Ankles

The Indianapolis Colts already were unsure if Carson Wentz could play this week after injuring his right ankle and the oddsmakers have moved this line from +3 to +5.5 Colts in the midst of the uncertainty.

Alabama Man Arrested in Fatal Shooting at Mississippi Casino

An early Saturday shooting at a Mississippi casino has left one person dead and another in custody, Biloxi Police said.

CFB Betting – Marshall Thundering Herd at Appalachian State Mountaineers

CFB Betting – Marshall Thundering Herd at Appalachian State Mountaineers

It’s a Group of Five showdown on Thursday when the Marshall Thundering Herd takes on the Appalachian State Mountaineers. Both teams are 2-1 on the season and should be in the hunt for their respective conference title. Marshall has one of the top offenses in college football....