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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

Dive in to Win Some Serious Cash with This Online Casino.

Dive in to Win Some Serious Cash with This Online Casino.

Online gambling has grown a lot in popularity and success over the years; millions of people worldwide log in to dabble in some gambling from the comfort of their own home. So many ways are available for people to make a decent amount of money from it, you just have to be smart about it and be consistent with your plans.

Submitted by Payton on, Feb/07/2020

Lawmakers Advance Plan to Legalize Casinos in Virginia

Lawmakers Advance Plan to Legalize Casinos in Virginia

Virginia lawmakers took steps Feb. 4 to legalize casinos in five cities around the state.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Feb/06/2020

Gambling and Sports Betting News February 4, 2020: Coronavirus Effect on Macau Like Shutting Vegas Strip Six Times Over

Coronavirus Affects on Macau Like Shutting Vegas Strip Six Times Over

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Tuesday February 4, 2020.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Feb/04/2020

Gambling and Sports Betting News January 30, 2020: Rush Street Launches 2nd Online Casino in PA

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Thursday January 30, 2020.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/30/2020

Independent Report Raises Concerns About Gambling Extension

Independent Report Raises Concerns About Gambling Extension

The independent consultant hired to study the proposed no-bid, 20-year extension of International Game Technology’s contract to run gambling operations in Rhode Island is questioning the length of the contract, according to a published report.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/29/2020

Gambling Stocks Hit By Coronavirus Fears

Gambling Stocks Hit By Coronavirus Fears

The Coronavirus is sending stocks plummeting and gambling companies appear to be among the hardest hit.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jan/27/2020

Gambling and Sports Betting News January 27, 2020: Convergence Of Markets In Online Sports Betting at Prague Gaming Summit 2020

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Monday January 27, 2020

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/27/2020

UKGC Introduces a Scheme to Prevent Problem Gambling

 

The UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) has announced that all iGaming companies operating in the UK will now be required to sign up to the self-exclusion scheme GamStop.

Submitted by Payton on, Jan/23/2020

Blackjack Strategy Tips for Beginners

Blackjack Strategy Tips for Beginners

Blackjack, also commonly known as 21, is a popular card game that has been played for centuries. It’s now a staple at casinos, where you’ll find it alongside slots, poker, roulette, and all the other latest offerings and technologies. It’s a great choice for casino beginners because it’s fairly easy to pick up. Although the object of the game is simple — to beat the dealer — that doesn’t mean the game itself is simple.

Submitted by Payton on, Jan/23/2020

Can I Bet on the FanDuel Sportsbook App From Michigan?

Can I Bet on the FanDuel Sportsbook App From Michigan?

FanDuel is not available for betting from Michigan at this time and will not be until at least 2021. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/22/2020

Mobile Sports Betting Left Out of Cuomo Budget

Mobile Sports Betting Left Out of Cuomo Budget

Attempts to get mobile sports betting legalized in New York State may already be dead on arrival.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jan/21/2020

Problem Gamblers, Cuomo Stand in Way of NY Mobile Sports Betting Legalization

Problem Gamblers, Cuomo Stand in Way of NY Mobile Sports Betting Legalization

Problem gamblers have stepped forward to discuss their own private Hell brought on by gambling addiction as fears mount that legalization of mobile sports betting in New York could lead to a surge in problem gamblers.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jan/21/2020

Gambling and Sports Betting News January 22, 2020: Ukraine, Slovakia and Poland Hot Topics at Prague Gaming Summit

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Wednesday January 22, 2020.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/21/2020

Is it possible to make money on gambling websites?

Many gamblers think about whether it is possible to earn money by playing on the best gambling websites. Moreover, this is not about a modest gain, but about full-fledged earnings, which should be enough for a living. If you are have such thoughts as well, then do not rush to leave work and create an account in one of the best online gambling websites. We should first to try to analyze chances of success.

Submitted by Payton on, Jan/17/2020

BetIndiana.com Obtains Sports Betting License in Indiana

BetIndiana.com Obtains Sports Betting License in Indiana

BetIndiana.com, teaming up with the Majestic Star Casino, has announced it obtained a temporary license to operate in the state of Indiana.  It looks to become the "home town sportsbook" and one of the few US-born sports wagering brands.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/16/2020

Resorts World Casino New York City Ups the Ante with **RWNYC

Resorts World Casino New York City Ups the Ante with **RWNYC

New Partnership with StarStar Mobile Allows NYC’s Only Casino to Expand Their Brand and Omnichannel Marketing Strategy With Unique Vanity Phone Number

Submitted by Press Release on, Jan/16/2020

How to Find the Best Bingo Sites

How to Find the Best Bingo Sites

Nowadays, there is an overwhelming number of different bingo sites, with lots of variations of bingo games available online 24/7 on all digital devices.  It can be very confusing for someone to decide what are the best bingo sites, that not only provide the best entertainment for you but are also safe, legal and reliable. This is why we’ve compiled a list of important criteria to consider when you need to make your decision about where to play bingo.

Submitted by Payton on, Jan/15/2020

The Main Criteria to Become a Pro in Roulette

The main criteria to become a Pro in roulette

It's not easy to become a professional player. It takes discipline, money, and loss.

Submitted by Payton on, Jan/14/2020

Can't Access the Ignition Casino

Customers were waking up Monday morning to learn they can no longer access the popular Ignition Casino and online poker room online.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jan/13/2020

Gambling and Sports Betting News January 13, 2020: NH Takes in More in 1st Weekend of Sports Betting Than RI Whole Season

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Monday January 13, 2020.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/13/2020

Can I Bet on MyBookie.ag From Arkansas?

Can I Bet on MyBookie.ag From Arkansas?

MyBookie.ag is accessible from the state of Arkansas.  Gambling911.com endorses Jazz Sports as the online sportsbook for those living in Arkansas: Anonymous accounts with just a valid email - Bonuses up to $1000 cash - Payouts in under a few hours - In business since 1996.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jan/12/2020

Can I Bet on MyBookie.ag Online From Georgia

While you can bet on MyBookie.ag from the state of Georgia, they are currently not endorsed by Gambling911.com.  We hope to have them on board in the near future.  For now we highly recommend Bookmaker, in business since 1986 and now offering a signup bonus up to $1000 (*conditions do apply).

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jan/11/2020

Bovada Online Casino in Des Moines Iowa?

Bovada Online Casino in Des Moines Iowa?

Give credit where credit is due, Bovada is one of the best in the online casino space when it comes to search engine optimization (SEO).  In fact, Gambling911.com search monitoring indicates the brand ranks right up there with the likes of FanDuel and Draftkings when it comes to regional searches.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jan/10/2020

In Town for the Iowa Caucus, Where Can I Bet Online, Mobile App?

In Town for the Iowa Caucus, Where Can I Bet Online, Mobile App?

The Iowa Caucus is Monday February 3, a day after the Super Bowl.  The state will see a significant number of visitors this weekend, a large number of which will want to place Super Bowl bets on the Iowa sportsbook apps.  Few will be able to.  They'll have to trek to a casino to register in person. 

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jan/10/2020

Firekeepers Sportsbook Battle Creek Michigan

Firekeepers Sportsbook Battle Creek Michigan

The Firekeepers Casino in Battle Creek, Michigan has announced plans to open a sportsbook on its property once the state gives the green light to allow sports betting to commence.  MichiganGovernor Gretchen Whitmer signed the Lawful Sports Betting Act in December, which opens the door for sports betting operators once regulatory, licensing and compliance issues are sorted out. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/10/2020

California Attorney General Orders Shutdown of Magnolia Card Room

California Attorney General Orders Shutdown of Magnolia Card Room

Attorney General Xavier Becerra has ordered the shutdown of a California card room out of concerns that the establishment is ‘seriously underfunded’ and will be unable to pay poker players.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Jan/10/2020

Casino Looks to Replace Workers With Automatic Drink Makers

Casino Looks to Replace Workers With Automatic Drink Makers

Wynn Resorts is in the process of “rightsizing” operations at Encore Boston Harbor, the $2.6 billion casino that opened just six months ago but has so far fallen short of revenue projections, a company official said Thursday.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jan/09/2020

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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.