New online gambling trends for 2022
Categories: online casinos, other 16 Jun 2022 152
Reading time: 6 min, 1230 words

New online gambling trends for 2022

The world of online casinos has risen substantially in recent years, owing mostly to the pandemic, which has driven many gamblers to seek out new ways to play their favorite games. Technology has also played a crucial role in the spread of online gambling trends. As we approach 2022, more breakthroughs...

Can Casinos change RTP?
Categories: online casinos, slots 24 Jul 2021 150
Reading time: 4 min, 768 words

Can Casinos change RTP?

RTP indicates how much of the wagers are returned as winnings. It will be given as a percentage. It would be a mistake to believe that this is the amount you will directly get. What happens if you bet £100 on a slot with an RTP of 95%? You could get...

History's biggest political bet worth $5 million made on Trump
Categories: bets 15 Nov 2020 149
Reading time: 2 min, 297 words

History's biggest political bet worth $5 million made on Trump

A British gambler has reportedly staked $5 million on President Trump winning Tuesday’s election — a wager believed to be the largest-ever political bet. The guy (presumably british businessman), who is based offshore, used a private bookmaker who approved his wager. The businessman had contacts inside Trump's reelection campaign, according to...

Legendary gamblers: Arnold Rothstein
Categories: cheating, crime, gambling history 22 Jan 2021 146
Reading time: 5 min, 890 words

Legendary gamblers: Arnold Rothstein

Rothstein was born in New York City on January 17, 1882, and saw his last classroom at age 16. He worked as a traveling salesman for a while, but he became drawn to a life of crime when he started hanging out in the neighborhood pool clubs. Rothstein started out...

Top 5 biggest ever poker pots
Categories: live poker, online poker, video 1 Feb 2021 145

Top 5 biggest ever poker pots

Everyone has the one hand that stands out, a big pot that either added or just destroyed a lot of cash to your poker bankroll. There's a lot of chips going in the pot sometimes, and you're either going to be on the good end or you're going to be...

Trump Plaza in Atlantic City is demolished
Categories: offline casinos 19 Feb 2021 143
Reading time: less than 1 min, 100 words

Trump Plaza in Atlantic City is demolished

After being closed since 2014, The Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City was demolished. In 1984, Donald Trump opened it. The Plaza's end came with a sequence of blasts at about 9 am. The house imploded and the beach and the famous Atlantic City boardwalk were engulfed by a...

BetMGM will host the first-ever $1 million poker tournament
Categories: live poker, offline casinos 13 May 2022 143
Reading time: 2 min, 472 words

BetMGM will host the first-ever $1 million poker tournament

The first-ever BetMGM Poker Championship will be held at the ARIA Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, according to BetMGM, a leading iGaming and sports betting company based in New Jersey. The No-Limit Hold'em tournament will begin on June 23 and end on June 26 with a $3,500 buy-in and...

'Ndrangheta mafia involvement in gambling
Categories: crime, online casinos, sports betting 15 Jan 2021 140
Reading time: 4 min, 799 words

'Ndrangheta mafia involvement in gambling

In Italy, the biggest Mafia trial in 30 years is set to start this week. 355 suspected participants and accomplices of the 'Ndrangheta crime syndicate are on trial. The reported criminal history of this organization includes murder, illegal gambling, and more. It is anticipated that more than 900 witnesses will...

The Italian government's crackdown on illegal gambling targets crime syndicates
Categories: crime, lottery, online casinos, slots, sports betting 22 Mar 2021 140
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The Italian government's crackdown on illegal gambling targets crime syndicates

Malta, a Mediterranean island country, began its transformation from sleepy tourism destination to international gambling mecca in 2004. Seventeen years later, Malta remains a source of interest for Transparency International, bilateral law enforcement agencies, and some European Union countries. In the midst of the public investigation into the killing of journalist...

US casinos in Macau could be harmed by Trump’s executive order
Categories: offline casinos, other 8 Jan 2021 139
Reading time: 2 min, 449 words

US casinos in Macau could be harmed by Trump’s executive order

The recent executive order by US President Donald Trump to ban many high-profile Chinese apps could spell trouble for the three US casino operators in Macau. Macau is one of the world's casino capitals, but it faces some significant economic challenges at the moment. The executive order was revealed on Wednesday...