Slot machines have not evolved too much in the more than a century that has passed since their invention. They have become more sophisticated, of course, with more reels, more win lines, and more elaborate side games and bonuses.view
In an investigation that has been ongoing for a year, police in British Columbia have arrested nine people. This investigation led to the identification of millions of dollars that were allegedly being laundered through Lower Mainland Casinos.view
Heavenly Poker | Playing pocket pairs in a $4-$8 limit hold’em game, in a middle position, I was dealt two red nines – a starting hand that satisfies the Hold’em Algorithm criteria for all positions. Two opponents before me limped to see the flop.view
Winning Strategies | A friend of mine recently posted on Facebook the picture of his final video poker hand – a Royal Flush. While everyone else was congratulating him, I thought – “I wonder how many cards he held.”view
VIP On the Mark | FREE PREVIEW! But this is not a story so much about Richar, as it is the table game he invented some three years ago with David Moss that resides every day in his palatial estate. This week (plans are for Thursday) it will officially be available for money play at the El Cortez. Six seats, one table – a cross between Blackjack, War and Baccarat.view
With a new generation of young adults entering the casino scene, many have an aversion to gambling not present in previous generations. One promising answer is eSports. Enter the Downtown Underground.view
Poker by George | Several months ago GamingToday published a rather special and unique column I had written, entitled “Skillfully after a cure to Alzheimer’s.” By coincidence, the Los Angeles Times has just included a 12-page insert entitled “Healthy Living.”view
Heavenly Poker | After riding over our heavily-trafficked and congested, potholed roads to get to Larry Flynt’s Hustler Casino in Gardena, Calif., I needed a short break before venturing into the main area to play my favorite game of poker.view
Poker Scene | World Series of Poker Week 1 didn’t start so well for the family. Due to an unforeseen family emergency, my husband and I were unable to attend the opening week of the WSOP.view
Slot Club Spotlight | Black Oak Casino Resort is owned and operated by the Tuolumne Band of Me-Wuk Indians in Tuolumne, California. The state-of-the-art resort is located amid the natural grandeur of the majestic Sierra Foothills, a little more than an hour from the northern gate of Yosemite National Park.view
One Mann's Opinion | The most anticipated poker event of the year, the 48th annual World Series of Poker (WSOP) has begun at the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas as players from over 100 countries commence what can be an almost two-month journey.view
Winning Strategies | The casino industry is definitely a bit different than the one I spent the first half of my career in. Out of college, I worked for Andersen Consulting and then Medco Health Solutions.view
Crazy for Keno | The Megakeno statewide progressive 10-spot is approaching $2.1 million and the Atlantis Casino in Reno’s 9-spot progressive is over $1.4 million.view
Poker by George | Poker is a game of information – actually partial info. You will never have all you would like. Using tells is one way to gain that.view
Heavenly Poker | Professionals (pros), amateurs and recreational players – these terms are often bandied about in the poker world. Personally, I am a recreational player, but do not regard myself as an amateur.view
Counter Strike: Global Offensive is an incredibly popular video game pitting two teams against one another. It has become so sophisticated that there are professional organizations establishing teams, leagues, and even helping people bet on the competing teams.view
Poker Profiles | We travel north this month, to Santa Fe Station, one of the only poker rooms in the northwest area and a popular one at that! Wally Womer is the poker room manager and has been at Santa Fe for the past three years.view
Caesars Entertainment Corporation (CZR) has now been recognized as the most community-minded company in the consumer discretionary industry today by Civic 50, a Points of Light initiative.
Mohegan Sun Pocono is playing follow the leader as it begins to charge some visitors for valet parking beginning July 5. The move comes on the heels of the recent trend that has seen some Las Vegas Strip resorts charging for valet and self-parking.
Do programs to curb problem gambling in Ontario, Canada work? Two members of Carleton University’s Department of Psychology, have received more than $650,000 in funding to investigate programs aimed at the prevention of problem gambling.
The U.S. Federal Trade Commission said it will seek to halt the merger of DraftKings and FanDuel, because the merger would create one company controlling more than 90 percent of the U.S. market for paid daily fantasy sports contests.
In a decision expected to further delay the opening of a second casino in Philadelphia, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court ordered gambling regulators to take another look at Stadium LLC’s application to build a hotel and casino complex in the South Philadelphia area.