Author: Bob

Connecticut could soon look for its sports gambling market

December 18, 2020

A change in heart over a casino could lead to the state moving forward with sports gambling The COVID-19 debacle has forced the Mashantucket Pequot and Mohegan tribes in Connecticut to reconsider a massive new casino that was planned for East Windsor. The state is already suffering financial losses because of the global pandemic and […]

The top cryptocurrencies for the week of May 1st

May 4, 2020

Did you cash in on Bitcoin’s rise this week? The world’s leading cryptocurrency was on a tear and managed to break $9,200 on Thursday. That’s as high as it’s been since February! And even though the world’s leading blockchain asset has shed some of its recent gains, there’s lots to look forward to this month. […]

The Explanation Behind the Glitches on Sunday, April 26th

May 4, 2020

For those of you playing on Sunday, April 26th, you may have been witness to something never-before seen at an Americas Cardroom table before. Well, in all honestly, you probably have never seen it at any online poker table before. Specifically, we encountered a series of unlikely events that led to a total of 10 […]

Drew Brees’ contract with the New Orleans Saints revealed

March 23, 2020

The quarterback will earn over $25 million a year with the Saints When the NFL enters the free agency period, one of the most changing markets is the one for quarterbacks. It was clear that the New Orleans Saints were not going to let Drew Brees go to any other team, so the franchise reached […]

Invasion of Privacy: Rivers Casino Pittsburgh Snooped Smartphone Texts, Bank Info

August 10, 2018

Casino employees zoomed surveillance cameras in on smartphones to steal the personal information from customers.

Raiders’ Gareon Riley files countersuit over rape charges

July 6, 2018

Conley was accused of rape in Cleveland last year, but was cleared in court.

Global Poker’s 2 Big Missteps: Time to Abandon Ship?

July 5, 2018

Online site Global Poker had big dreams of revolutionizing the internet poker landscape with its unique sweepstakes model when it first opened in February 2017. However, it has recently committed two huge blunders that call into question its competence in the industry. Many now wonder whether it’s time for this company to close or at […]

Lack of Marijuana Banking Hurts Job Growth and Economy

July 5, 2018

Marijuana businesses have far better access to financial services in Canada while US policy stifles the economy.

League of Legends Esports Trade Stirs Up Concerns Among Players

July 5, 2018

League of Legends players learned they could be traded at any moment this week.

Iowa Study Examines Affects 10 Years After Casino Smoking Ban

July 5, 2018

Iowa casinos are exempt from the state indoor smoking ban and regulators say its time for the exemption to end.

Caesars Turns Down License Deal for Harrah’s New Orleans, Gov. Commissions Study

July 5, 2018

Gov. Edwards considered reviving the deal in a special session but decided against it after a $32,000 study.

French Gambling Authority Calls for EU Strategy to Address Loot Boxes in Video Games

July 5, 2018

Loot boxes remain unregulated by the French authority, but gambling rules from a larger authority could be on the way.

R3 trials blockchain-based ‘Know Your Customer’ tool with 39 companies

July 5, 2018

The tool allows for multinational support and collaboration across the finance industry.

Gamblers cautioned to avoid Westgate casino after Norovirus outbreak

July 5, 2018

Several employees and casino patrons have been diagnosed with the virus.

Big 10 wants the NCAA to adopt NFL injury rules

July 5, 2018

Proposed changes would alter how teams report injuries to players.

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