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Video: Bedlam as "Vegas Strip Shooting" Turns Out to be a False Alarm

Video: Bedlam as "Vegas Strip Shooting" Turns Out to be a False Alarm

"Initial reports are a glass door shattered causing a loud noise which startled people in the valet area," the police department said. 

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Jul/19/2022

7 Exciting Reasons to Play Blackjack Online

7 Exciting Reasons to Play Blackjack Online

If you're a blackjack enthusiast, then you know that there's nothing quite like the feeling of sitting down at a blackjack table and raking in the winnings.

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/19/2022

Notable Gambling Streamers on Twitch

Notable Gambling Streamers on Twitch

The top casino streamers are trending on the rise, offering experiences that virtually take you away to live games of different categories.

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/19/2022

Here’s Why Online Safety Is Essential for Online Betting

With the technological advances of the past few decades, more and more people are now turning to the internet for their needs, including when it comes to entertainment.

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/19/2022

Covers Buys SportsBookReview, Shuts Down Picks Dept: Howe No! FanDuel CEO Stirs Things Up in Epic Fashion

Covers Buys SportsBookReview?

It was utter bedlam following a Q&A at this past week's SBC North America Sports Betting Summit as sports bettors took issue with FanDuel CEO Amy Howe's wild claim that 25% of gamblers betting offshore get stiffed.  Our Twitter feed exploded.

But not everyone was on the same page.

SandyBestDog tweeted:

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jul/18/2022

Discover the Hottest Innovations in the 'Casino and iGaming Zone' at SBC Summit Barcelona

Discover the Hottest Innovations in the 'Casino and iGaming Zone' at SBC Summit Barcelona

With this year's extremely successful SBC North America Sports Betting Summit in the books, it's time to start preparing for their banner event, SBC Summit Barcelona.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jul/18/2022

Global Gambling Markets Report 2022

Global Gambling Markets Report 2022

The global gambling market grew at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 2.1 percent between 2015 and 2020, hitting a value of about $465,763.9 million.

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/18/2022

Michigan Draws In Massive Tax Revenue from Online Gaming and Sports Betting

Internet gaming, such as Online casinos in Michigan, accounts for $87.2 million of that total sum, with the largest chunk coming from retail tables and slots.

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/18/2022

Practices To Follow While Playing Online Casino

Practices To Follow While Playing Online Casino

Online casinos have been surging in popularity for a while now.

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/15/2022

Louisiana State Senator Indicted for Allegedly Raiding Campaign Fund, Gambling With the Money

Louisiana State Senator Indicted for Allegedly Raiding Campaign Fund

Former Louisiana State Sen. Karen Carter Peterson is facing one count of wire fraud in connection with accusations of raiding her campaign fund and using the money on gambling.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jul/14/2022

Espanyol's RCDE Stadium to Host Battle of the Titans — SBC Football Championship 2022

Espanyol's RCDE Stadium to Host Battle of the Titans — SBC Football Championship 2022

Twenty football teams within the betting and gaming industry will hit the pitch graced by the likes of Messi, Ronaldo and Neymar to compete at the fifth SBC Football Championship, as SBC, once again, brings the industry together to battle it out in a 'friendly' football match. 

Submitted by Press Release on, Jul/14/2022

4 Things Players Do Not Like About Document Verification at Online Casinos

4 Things Players Do Not Like About Document Verification at Online Casinos

Document verification is the process by which a casino, software provider, or other entity verifies the identity of new and existing players to ensure that they are who they say they are. The process can be frustrating for new players as well as experienced ones who may forget to provide the necessary documentation when trying to sign up at an online casino or app. 

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/14/2022

FanDuel CEO: 25% of Offshore Sports Bettors Don't Get Paid?

FanDuel CEO: 25% of Offshore Sports Bettors Don't Get Paid?

Speaking to CNBC's Contessa Brewer as part of Wednesday afternoon's highly anticipated - and packed - discussion on the state of sports betting in the USA, Amy Howe, CEO of FanDuel, was asked why companies like Bovada make it so tough to compete with the legal regulated market. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/13/2022

Internet Gaming Helped to Protect New Jersey Industry Earlier Than SCOTUS Decision

David L Rebuck, Director of the NJ Department of Gaming Enforcement (NJDGE), Said Tuesday at this week's SBC Summit North America in the Meadowlands that he has long embraced online gambling since the activity legalized in the Garden State back in 2013.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/13/2022

Macao Streets Empty After Casinos Shut to Fight Outbreak

Macao Streets Empty After Casinos Shut to Fight Outbreak

For the first time since the start of the global pandemic in early 2020, Macau casinos have been shut down again.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jul/13/2022

10 Funniest Casino Game Characters Of All Time

10 Funniest Casino Game Characters Of All Time

Video games are not just passing time sources for children and adults, but they also contain so much fun for the users.

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/12/2022

How Do Instant Win Games Work?

How they operate and where can you play?

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/12/2022

8 Tips For Choosing An Online Casino

8 Tips For Choosing An Online Casino

Nearly everything in the modern world is high-tech and sophisticated, making it easier for more people to access casino games.

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/12/2022

More Americas Support Sports Betting According to Recent Poll

More Americas Support Sports Betting According to Recent Poll

A recent poll conducted by the Washington Post-University of Maryland found that more Americans support sports betting, 66% in fact.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jul/11/2022

Gambling Stocks Plummet With Macau Casino Closures

Gambling Stocks Plummet With Macau Casino Closures

The city’s six licensed casino operators fell 5.5%.  As a whole, they are down 20% this year. Sands China Ltd. fell as much as 8.2% on Monday with Wynn Macau Ltd. dropping 6.7%.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jul/11/2022

Macau Casinos Closing as Covid Strikes Again

Macau Casinos Closing as Covid Strikes Again

Macau will suspend almost all business activities for a week from Monday in a bid to control a rising number of new Covid-19 infections.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jul/10/2022

NJ Online Sportsbooks to Require Multi-Factor Authentication

NJ Online Sportsbooks to Require Multi-Factor Authentication

Although 2FA/MFA solutions have been used by companies in many industries, New Jersey’s requirements are noteworthy because they spell out what is usually considered a best practice.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jul/06/2022

Gambling.com Group Brings on Board Dave & Busters CFO

Gambling.com Group Brings on Board Dave & Busters CFO

One of the top sports betting affiliates in the USA market, the Gambling.com Group, has brought on board Michael Quartieri to join its Board of Directors.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jul/06/2022

Sports Betting Firms Use Helping the Homeless in Likely $100 Million Ad Spend to Woo California Voters

But "California Solutions to Homelessness and Mental Health Act" referendum suggesting legalized gambling will help reduce homelessness may rub some voters the wrong way.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/05/2022

Maine Sports Betting Market Limited and Not Likely to Go Live for Another Two Years

Maine Sports Betting Market Limited and Not Likely to Go Live for Another Two Years

Up to 12 entities have reached out to the Maine Gambling Control Unit to introduce themselves and offer information about their services, but they're not who you might think.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jul/05/2022

Sigma Derby Horse Racing Game Celebrates 10 Years at the D Las Vegas

Sigma Derby Horse Racing Game Celebrates 10 Years at the D Las Vegas

Iconic Coin Slot at Downtown Las Vegas Casino-Hotel Remains Only Operational Game in the Country

Submitted by Press Release on, Jul/05/2022

Room Service: Vegas Hotels First VR Porn Delivery Robots Coming Soon

Room Service: Vegas Hotels First VR Porn Delivery Robots Coming Soon

Guests at select Las Vegas hotels will soon be able to have Virtual Reality porn delivered to their hotel rooms discreetly via a robot, which may actually do the complete opposite as this is sure to arouse other guests who happen to be in proximity.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jul/05/2022

As Live Casinos Turn 25, What is Driving Them Forward?

As Live Casinos Turn 25, What is Driving Them Forward?

Online casinos have been around for decades now, with video slots and poker being a gambling scene mainstay since the mid-90s. Many people assume that the later iteration of live casino games, which feature live video technology to interact with real-life dealers, is a new invention. 

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/05/2022

Another One Bites the Dust: UK Affiliate Bet-at-Home Shuts Down Its Program

Another One Bites the Dust: UK Affiliate Bet-at-Home Shuts Down Its Program

The UK's crackdown on advertising has forced operators to sever ties with non-compliant affiliates in recent years.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jul/04/2022

Where Can I Bet Sports From North Carolina Online?

Where Can I Bet Sports From North Carolina Online?

With news that a push to legalize mobile sports in North Carolina had officially failed on July 2, Tar Heel State residents need not fear. Sites such as NitroBetting, operating offshore, now allow individuals to place bets by simply providing their emails.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jul/03/2022

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Michigan Wolverines an Early +6.5 Underdog Versus Ohio State

Michigan Wolverines an Early +6.5 Underdog Versus Ohio State Stun the Buckeyes

We have seen the line on the Michigan Wolverines vs. Ohio State game November 26 ranging anywhere from Buckeyes -6.5 to -8 very early.  The line was trending towards -8.5.  Coming into Week 12, the Wolverines were among the few remaining undefeated teams (along with Ohio State) and that continues as they head into their game against Ohio State. 

Aggressive Line Movement on Clemson Game Was Tell-Tale Sign in Week 1

Clemson Tigers Betting Trends: Tough Test vs. Surging South Carolina November 26

Clemson goes into Saturday's Noon ET game versus the South Carolina Gamecocks as a -14.5 favorite but South Carolina cannot be overlooked following their shocking upset shellacking of the Tennessee Vols, a team that had been ranked number one in the nation just a few weeks ago. BetOnline had reported 72% on Clemson at -24 at the time of closing.