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Skill-Based Games Continue Expansion, Find A New Home At Oklahoma Casino by Steve Ruddock

Skill-based gaming is supposed to be the next big thing in the casino industry, even though though the vertical has gotten off to a somewhat tepid start. Now, that prophecy may be coming to fruition. Skill-based games may not ready to replace slot machines just yet, but GameCo skill-based m…

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Expand Your Poker Horizons by Patricia Chavira via Robert Turner

We have a poker tournament at my job every few months. Whether it's a cash game or tournament, the game we always play is the ever-popular No-Limit Hold'em. It's hard to get people out of their comfort zone whether it's a friendly game at work or at home. Luckily, Los Angeles card rooms hos…

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Breaking Down NFL Week 2 Metrics For Daily Fantasy Football At DraftKings, FanDuel by Dustin Gouker

The top-line figures at DraftKings and FanDuel The two sites both had pretty good weeks as NFL season gets into full swing. According to a sampling of the publicly viewable NFL contests from Sept. 11-17, DraftKings realized more than $2.8 million in revenue and more than $25 million in entr…

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Five Years In The Making: A Closer Look At Pennsylvania’s Efforts To Legalize Online Gambling by Steve Ruddock

Pennsylvania is poised to legalize online gambling, but anyone who has paid even a modicum of attention to this issue has seen this movie before. The state has been on the precipice of passing online gambling in each of the last three years, only to come up short at the last minute. Here's …

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Tournaments vs Cash Games: What the Pros Play by Nathan Williams

Should you play poker tournaments or cash games? This is something that a lot of people ask themselves when they first start playing poker. In tournaments everybody starts with the same amount of chips and the blinds increase at regular intervals. The goal of the tournament is to win everyb…

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Terror Behind the Walls at Eastern State Penitentiary Announces 2017 Season with New Haunted Attraction Blood Yard

Terror Behind the Walls, consistently ranked among the top haunted attractions in the nation, is located inside the massive, castle-like walls of Eastern State Penitentiary in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. To celebrate its 2017 season of scares, Terror Behind the Walls unveils a brand-new att…

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If You Think Sports Betting Is Banned In The US, Offshore Sportsbooks Are Laughing At You by Dustin Gouker

When you see sports betting and betting lines promoted all over the internet, ESPN and beyond, do you think it's done just for people who live in or visit Las Vegas and Nevada, the only place where you can place single-game wagers? (Yes, you can also place parlay wagers in Delaware and Cana…

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How Not To Win Friends And Influence Japan Casino Legalization by Muhammad Cohen

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An Insider’s Guide To Attending Global Gaming Expo 2017 by Steve Ruddock

Less than a month from now, more than 25,000 people from the casino and gaming world will descend on the Sands Expo in Las Vegas for Global Gaming Expo, or G2E as it’s more commonly known. Presented by the American Gaming Association, G2E is the industry’s preeminent trade show.…

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New NJ Online Gambling Rules Would Impact Live Dealer Games, Data Security by Dustin Gouker

New Jersey‘s gaming regulators have released new proposed rules that deal with online casinos and poker in the state. While the changes are relatively minor in the grand scheme of things, some will impact NJ online casinos and how they do business. CONTINUE READING

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Highlights from new NJ sports betting briefs to U.S. Supreme Court by John Brennan

UPDATE: These are highlights from the fourth amicus brief in the New Jersey sports betting case, from NJ Congressman Frank Pallone: - "Intrusive orders from the Federal Government to the States cheapen and discredit the Federal Government’s guarantee to the States under the Tenth Amen…

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The Casino eSport Conference at the Westgate Las Vegas begins tomorrow!

The Casino eSport Conference goes beyond just talk about integrating eSports into the casino model. The CEC features exhibitors who will be showing off lounges, equipment and Video Game Gambling Machines. The Casino eSports Conference is a two-day hands-on event that will connect the casino…

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How to Beat Tight Poker Players - The Essential Guide by Nathan Williams

If you play low limit poker then you have undoubtedly encountered many tight poker players. They are also often referred to simply as nits. A "nit" in poker is somebody who plays extremely tight. They only play very strong hands before the flop, and usually if they are betting after the flo…

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Macau Casino Recovery Storms Ahead Despite Typhoons, Gathering Clouds by Muhammad Cohen

Despite a pair of recent typhoon strikes, gaming revenue in Macau rose 20.4% year on year in August, ushering in the second year of recovery for the world’s casino capital. While casino take has mounted in recent months, so have concerns in some quarters, and investor enthusiasm has w…

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The NFL May Not Like Sports Betting, But It Definitely Isn’t Opposed To Gambling by Dustin Gouker

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