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Treating Bitcoin Trading Addicts

Treating Bitcoin Trading Addicts

Plus cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb blocking 11 countries and how tiny Lithuania became the hub for bitcoin innovation.

Submitted by Guest on, May/28/2018

Phil 'The Poker Brat' Hellmuth Gets Lambasted for Defending 'Jesus'

Phil 'The Poker Brat' Hellmuth Gets Lambasted for Defending 'Jesus'

The other day we reported on how Chris "Jesus" Ferguson finally got around to apologizing for his role in a 2011 ponzi scheme that left customers of Full Tilt Poker screwed until the U.S. Government stepped in to rescue them.

Submitted by Guest on, May/27/2018

Can I Bet the FIFA World Cup Online From Kenya Using Bitcoin?

Can I Bet the FIFA World Cup From Kenya Using Bitcoin?

Kenya has no shortage of sports bettors (punters), the vast majority of whom following football leagues around the world, mostly European and Premier League. For this year's FIFA World Cup, the best way for them to place bets online will be with bitcoin using a cryptocurrency wallet that can be linked to one's banking account.

Submitted by Guest on, May/27/2018

Man Who Ran Sports Betting Operation for 14 Years Pleads Guilty

Plus two men accused of robbing a casino back in February will now face trial in a federal court....They were found an hour after that robbery at another nearby casino.

Submitted by Guest on, May/27/2018

What's Causing Bitcoin Fall These Last Few Days?

What's Causing Bitcoin Fall These Last Few Days?

The price of bitcoin continues to plummet from $8,644 USD just a few days ago to a low of $7,300 USD by Sunday. 

Submitted by Guest on, May/27/2018

DAO Down Nearly 9 Percent

DAO Down Nearly 9 Percent

DAO.Casino (BET) is currently at $0.03 against the dollar, a 8.53% change since this time yesterday May 26.

Submitted by Guest on, May/27/2018

Louisiana the Latest State to Determine Legal Status of Daily Fantasy Sports

Louisiana the Latest State to Determine Legal Status of Daily Fantasy Sports

Voters will decide whether fantasy sports games through online sites such as DraftKings and FanDuel will be legalized in Louisiana.

Submitted by Guest on, May/27/2018

Bitcoin Still a Buy Despite Recent Losses Says Blockchain Venture Capitalist

Bitcoin Still a Buy Despite Recent Losses Says Blockchain Venture Capitalist

Blockchain venture capitalist Spencer Bogart says bitcoin's increased number of use cases is proof that the coin is becoming more institutionalized.

Submitted by Guest on, May/26/2018

Man Accidentally Throws Away $60M in Bitcoin

Man Accidentally Throws Away $60M in Bitcoin

Losing one's passwords is something that haunts all bitcoin investors.  That horror recently turned a reality for one man, as detailed in the New York Post.

Submitted by Guest on, May/26/2018

vSlice News

vSlice has a maximum supply of 33,390,496 coins. It started on 15th November, 2016, billing itself as the world’s first profit sharing token.

Submitted by Guest on, May/26/2018

Review of Bookmaker Bet365.com - 2018

Review of Bookmaker Bet365.com - 2018

The General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”), which went into effect 25 May, 2018, requires that online gambling affiliates adhere to stringent policies forced upon them by bookmaking and online gambling operators.  This includes how they present their review of bookmaker Bet365.com and others. 

Submitted by Guest on, May/26/2018

2018 National Spelling Bee Betting Odds

2018 National Spelling Bee Betting Odds

Will the winner be a boy or a girl, wear glasses and more...

Submitted by Guest on, May/26/2018

London Police Seize Bitcoin Worth $667,000 From Hacker

London police have seized half a million pounds ($667,000) worth of bitcoin from a prolific computer hacker in a case described as the first of its kind for the 188-year-old department.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/26/2018

The Birth Of GDPR and its Effect on Web Gambling

The Birth Of GDPR and its Effect on Web Gambling

What is GDPR?  The General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) is a legal framework that requires businesses to protect the personal data and privacy of European Union (EU) citizens for transactions that occur within EU member states.

Submitted by Guest on, May/25/2018

Fears Over NBA2K Viewership, Latest Odds May 25

Fears Over NBA2K Viewership, Latest Odds May 25

Let's face it, folks are loving this year's NBA Playoffs and NHL Playoffs more than ever before.  Bringing the eSports variant into play at this moment could make sense, but some are questioning the logic.  Viewership numbers may be proving the skeptics correct.

Submitted by Guest on, May/25/2018

Learn How to Play Winning Roulette Online

Roulette is one of the most rewarding casino games to play online and the true casino experience can now be found at any number of live casinos that offer it.

Submitted by Guest on, May/25/2018

The Death of The Bookie!

Are you ready for the future of gambling in America? If you’re wondering how you can prepare for the upcoming flood of competitors trying to steal your lunch, this is going to be the most important message you’ll ever read!

Submitted by Guest on, May/24/2018

League Blocking of Sports Gambling Cost Racetrack $139 Million

League Blocking of Sports Gambling Cost Racetrack $139 Million

A New Jersey horse racing association has sued the four major pro sports leagues and the NCAA over what it says is more than $130 million in lost sports betting revenue.

Submitted by Guest on, May/24/2018

Pay Per Head Tips For Protecting Profits During The Stanley Cup Final

Pay Per Head Tips For Protecting Profits During The Stanley Cup Final

The Stanley Cup Final Series starts in less than a week. NHL Eastern Conference Playoffs Game 7 between the Tampa Bay Lightning and Washington Capitals took place last night.

Submitted by Guest on, May/24/2018

5 Serious Questions To Ask Before Signing Up With A Pay Per Head Company

Don’t get ripped off with the wrong pay per head solution, finding a premium service will help online bookies achieve their sportsbook goals and become a master agent. Jot down these 5 serious questions and start searching for the best per head platform.

Submitted by Guest on, May/24/2018

Chris Ferguson Apologizes for 'Black Friday' Involvement But Only Makes Matters Worse

Since re-emerging full time on the poker circuit last year (and winning big), Chris Ferguson has said nothing of his involvement in a ponzi scheme tied to Full Tilt Poker.  Now he's finally come out and apologized....sort of.

Submitted by Guest on, May/24/2018

'He Was Everything to Me," Woman Says of Late Husband Killed by Poker Pro

The wife of a man killed in a hit-and-run accident last week spoke exlusively to Local 10 News in South Florida about how her life has changed in a short one-week period as she prepares to bury her late husband.

Submitted by Guest on, May/24/2018

Coinbase Acquires Relay-Trading Platform Paradex

On Wednesday, May 23 U.S.-based cryptocurrency exchange firm Coinbase announced the acquisition of a decentralized digital token relay-trading platform Paradex for an undisclosed sum. 

Submitted by Guest on, May/24/2018

Unibet Joins Forces With Top eSports Talent

Unibet, ranked as the number two best online casino group by LiveCasino.com, is now making inroads into the world of eSports.

Submitted by Guest on, May/23/2018

NJ Top Lawmaker Against Athlete 'Integrity Fee'

The NFL wants Congress to pass federal legislation regulating sports betting, which could include a determination on whether the leagues should get such payments.

Submitted by Guest on, May/23/2018

Video - Paddy Power and FanDuel Merge: Offers Easy Entry Into US Sports Betting Market

CNBC's Eric Chemi reports on the latest merger between European operator Paddy Power Betfair and U.S.-based daily fantasy sports company Fanduel which is now getting into sports betting after a recent Supreme Court decision. 

Submitted by Guest on, May/23/2018

Trader Sees Bitcoin Cash Breaking Out

Is bitcoin cash king? CNBC's Brian Kelly on why bitcoin cash is outperforming other cryptos.

Submitted by Guest on, May/23/2018

PricePerPlayer: 'Benefits of Legalized Sports Betting Far Outweigh the Negatives'

PricePerPlayer: 'Benefits of Legalized Sports Betting Far Outweigh the Negatives'

Pay Per Head businesses, bookies, agents and online sportsbooks were mostly celebrating last week's landmark decision by the U.S. Supreme Court allowing all 50 states to legalize sports betting (not all will).  The rationale for this mindset is, well, it changes the public's mindset about an activity that for centuries has been frowned upon, perhaps a few notches above prostitution.

Submitted by Guest on, May/23/2018

Paddy Power Buys FanDuel

Paddy Power Betfair (PPB.I) (PPB.L) has agreed to merge its U.S. business with fantasy sports company FanDuel to target the U.S. sports betting market that is set to open up in the coming years, the Irish bookmaker said on Wednesday.

Submitted by Guest on, May/23/2018

Sheriff Apologizes for Leaving Revolver in Casino Ladies Bathroom

A county sheriff in Nevada apologized Tuesday for leaving her handgun unattended in a casino restroom last week, after posting an online message calling the incident embarrassing and seeking forgiveness from voters just three weeks ahead of her re-election bid.

Submitted by Guest on, May/23/2018

Breaking News

Group B Updated Odds to Win - 2018 World Cup: Spain, Portugual, Iran

While Spain and Portugal still have the best chance of advancing to the Group of 16, Iran will do so with a shock win over Portugal.

More Women Verbally Attacked on the Poker Floor, Pavillion Staff Do Nothing

Women players being verbally attacked on the poker floor continues to be a huge issue with little sign of letting up.  On Sunday night, female poker pro Kathy Liebert tweeted out yet another incident.

Iran vs. Portugal Betting Tips, Latest Odds - 25 June - World Cup

Gambling911.com has your Iran vs. Portugal betting tips and odds.