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How Do I Register With an Illinois Online Sportsbook?

How Do I Register With an Illinois Online Sportsbook?

Illinois is about to begin offering legalized sports betting with in-state licensed wagering sites.  One will be able to place bets via their mobile devices.  There is one catch, however.  In-person registration is required.  Experts believe this will steer folks to offshore sportsbooks, which already cater to Illinois residents and offer top bonuses.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Feb/26/2020

Online Betting Trends for 2020

Online Betting Trends for 2020

Online betting has drastically grown since the early 2000s. Technological advancements have made it easy for pundits to place bets from anywhere.

Submitted by Payton on, Feb/25/2020

How to play online slots in Australia? Initial Steps & Banking Issues

How to play online slots in Australia? Initial Steps & Banking Issues

Experienced gamblers are well versed in the nuances of gambling in online casinos and can change several sites a month in the hope of winning large sums. It is more difficult for beginners. They want to try their luck but do not yet understand: how to play online slots in Australia?. A lot depends on the choice of online casinos.

Submitted by Payton on, Feb/24/2020

UK Parliament urged to Update gambling policies

UK Parliament urged to Update gambling policies
Submitted by Payton on, Feb/24/2020

Colorado Sports Betting Prohibitions to be Determined Shortly

Colorado Sports Betting Prohibitions to be Determined Shortly

Department of Revenue’s Gaming Enforcement Division will create a “catalog” or initial list of eligible bets to be continually updated

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Feb/24/2020

Markets Getting Decimated Amidst Coronavirus Concerns: Gaming Stocks Hit Hard

Markets Getting Decimated Amidst Coronavirus Concerns: Gaming Stocks Hit Hard

Dow down more than $900 Monday morning, many casino stocks down more than 4%

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Feb/24/2020

Online Casino Games Playing Tips & Good Sites

Online Casino Games Playing Tips & Good Sites

It is the gaming platform at online casinos that ultimately is going to determine whether you are going to be able to access a massive suite of different casino games or a modest number of games. When you first hunt around the web for an online casino site to play at, you are going to find thousands of online casinos eager to get you to sign up and play their range of games as a real money player.

Submitted by Payton on, Feb/21/2020

Can I Bet on FanDuel From Maryland?

Can I Bet on FanDuel From Maryland?

FanDuel is not available from the state of Maryland.  Sites like Bookmaker, in business since 1986....

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Feb/19/2020

What Distinguishes Microgaming Casinos on the iGaming Market?

When you hear “Microgaming”, what is the first thing that comes to mind? A reputable and respected software developer? Or a provider of a huge number of casino games? Of course, reputation and games are what defines gaming software suppliers. But not only that. First of all, Microgaming is widely-known as a pioneer in online gambling. And in addition to this, the software provider has other features that make it different from others.

Submitted by Payton on, Feb/19/2020

Woman Raped, Another Has Throat Cut at Vegas Casino

Woman Raped, Another Has Throat Cut at Vegas Casino

33-year old Kem Peters has been charged with ‘attempted murder, burglary, domestic violence and battery’ after he slit his ex-girlfriends throat with a box cutter at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino in Las Vegas last week.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Feb/19/2020

Valuable information about the 188BET dealer that players need to know

The 188BET dealer has many outstanding advantages compared to other dealers on the market. If you are a novice, I would not be afraid to recommend for you.

Submitted by Payton on, Feb/18/2020

What do you know about the house W88?

What do you know about the house W88?

W88 is the oldest dealer in the world. This dealer first appeared on the European market.

Submitted by Payton on, Feb/18/2020

Can I Play on Fox Bet From Illinois?

Can I Play on Fox Bet From Illinois?

You will not be able to play on Fox Bet from Illinios, at least not yet.  The company has opted not to allow those in Illinois to place wagers until it obtains a license from state regulators.  Currently sites like BetOnline, which are licensed outside the state, are available for real money betting within Illinois (residents and visitors alike can play on the site).

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Feb/18/2020

Man Wounded, Another Arrested After Casino Stabbing

Man Wounded, Another Arrested After Casino Stabbing

A Massachusetts man has been charged with misdemeanors in connection with the stabbing of a Rhode Island man at a Connecticut casino.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Feb/17/2020

Most Popular Slot Games of 2019

Playing online slot games is a pastime that many people enjoy. The games are easy to play, and many of them offer the chance to win a life-changing sum of money as the jackpot. Some even have progressive jackpots that can go well above seven figures, and some people specifically target and only play these. 

2019 was a great year for slot gaming, and for those who want to take a look back at what we all played on, here are three of the most popular slot games from the year 2019. 

Starburst

Submitted by Payton on, Feb/17/2020

Bulgarian poker legend Bozhkov faces extortion charges

Vasil Bozhkov is one of Bulgaria’s richest men and is famous worldwide for his outstanding poker skills. Recently it became public that Bozhkov is facing jail time because of the charges for extortion and attempted bribery, along with some other crimes.

Submitted by Payton on, Feb/17/2020

Software Provider NSoft Announced as Silver Sponsor at Prague Gaming Summit 2020

Software Provider NSoft Announced as Silver Sponsor at Prague Gaming Summit 2020

Technology will meet compliance, and compliance will meet strategy at the 2020 edition of the Prague Gaming Summit, which will take place on the 6th of March at Vienna House Andel’s Prague.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/17/2020

The dark history of Australia’s largest casino

The dark history of Australia’s largest casino

Gambling activity is considered to be an evil activity, which can never lead to any good and can not be built on any good. This came out to be very much true.

Submitted by Payton on, Feb/15/2020

Evolution Gaming is getting licensed in South Africa

Evolution Gaming, a Swedish live dealer software provider, has just acquired its license to directly operate in South Africa. Evolution Gaming managed to get the rights to operate in SA as a national manufacturer license from the Western Cape Gambling and Racing Board.

Submitted by Payton on, Feb/15/2020

Longtime MGM Resorts CEO Jim Murren to Step Down

Longtime MGM Resorts CEO Jim Murren to Step Down

MGM Resorts International’s longtime chairman and chief executive officer, Jim Murren, plans to step down before his contract expiresMurren, 58, has served as CEO since 2008 and will stay on board until a successor is named.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/13/2020

Yggdrasil, CasinoBeats, and CasinoGrounds partnering up for Slot Battle 2020

Yggdrasil, CasinoBeats, and CasinoGrounds partnering up for Slot Battle 2020

Slot Battle 2020, one of the biggest online gaming events happened through the partnership with Yggdrasil, CasinoBeats and Casino Grounds. This time around the event took place at ICE in London, where CasinoBeats was a networking event.

Submitted by Payton on, Feb/13/2020

Best/biggest NetEnt Casino games of 2019

Best/biggest NetEnt Casino games of 2019

2019 was another successful year for NetEnt. They just kept on releasing one successful game after another thrilling their many fans.

Submitted by Payton on, Feb/13/2020

Can I Bet on MyBookie From Washington State

Can I Bet on MyBookie From Washington State

While MyBookie is currently acessible to Washington STate residents, Gambling911-endorsed Jazz Sports offers more generous cash bonuses with payouts often in hours (through BTC and BCH). 

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Feb/12/2020

Gambling and Sports Betting News February 11, 2020: Coronavirus Shutdown Costing Macao’s Gaming Industry $100 Million a Day

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Tuesday February 11, 2020.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/11/2020

Hard Rock Casino in AC Debuts Remote Slot Machines

Hard Rock Casino in AC Debuts Remote Slot Machines

Slot machines, the bread and butter of the casino industry, long ago lost their nicknames as “one-armed bandits” when manufacturers did away with the lever gamblers had to pull in order to activate the machine, replacing it with buttons.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Feb/10/2020

How to generate more income by playing in casinos

How to generate more income by playing in casinos

Whatever the case, during the process it is normal to encounter doubts such as: what can I do to win more money, where can I play? 

Submitted by Payton on, Feb/10/2020

Upset Hindus Urge Firm to Withdraw Hindu Gods Playing Cards, Apologize

Upset Hindus Urge Firm to Withdraw Hindu Gods Playing Cards, Apologize

Upset Hindus are urging Melbourne area (Australia) based online marketplace MyDeal.com.au for immediate withdrawal of playing cards deck carrying images of various Hindu deities; calling it highly inappropriate.

Submitted by Press Release on, Feb/10/2020

Gambling and Sports Betting News February 10, 2020: Golden Race Announced as General Sponsor at Prague Gaming Summit 2020

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Monday February 10, 2020.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/10/2020

At Least 200 Sickened at Casino by Norovirus

At Least 200 Sickened at Casino by Norovirus

An outbreak of norovirus at a southwestern Louisiana casino has left at least 200 people sick and has prompted an investigation by state health officials.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Feb/09/2020

4 Things You Must Know Before Making Your First Deposit in an Online Casino

4 Things You Must Know Before Making Your First Deposit in an Online Casino

Yes, online casinos are fun. The thrill. Excitement. A luxurious experience. Luck factors and a great deal of money. All of that without having to go out on an expensive vacation.

 

What else can a busy casino enthusiast ask for?

Submitted by Payton on, Feb/07/2020

Breaking News

Man Who Ran Online Sportsbooks Sentenced to 15 Months Prison

Man Who Ran Online Sportsbooks Sentenced to 15 Months Prison

A Kentucky man has been sentenced to one year and three months in prison for operating an illegal gambling operation on the internet. 

Why Offshore Sportsbooks Will Never Die

Why Offshore Sportsbooks Will Never Die

When the Supreme Court ruled in 2018 that the federal government was wrong to stand in the way of legal sports betting and that each state could enact its own sports betting laws, people on the fringes of the industry believed that this marked the beginning of the end for offshore bookmakers.

Coinbase Readies Landmark Stock Market Listing

Coinbase Inc has started plans for a stock market listing that could come as early as this year, making it the first major U.S. cryptocurrency exchange to go public, according to three people familiar with the matter.