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How Do You Count Cards in Blackjack?

This is the skill that everyone wants to know how to do when they hit the casino. The casinos don’t like it (don’t get caught), but if you keep it in your head, how are they going to find...

OnlineCasinoKing Giveaway- Win a Kindle HD Fire 7" Tablet

Tweet   Do you fancy a Kindle Fire 7″ Tablet (HD) worth £159? Well, read on, because we are giving one away.All you need to do to be in with a shot of winning one is to share this page...
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If I Win Big in Las Vegas and I am a UK Tax Resident, Do I Pay US Tax?

Here’s a question that we keep getting asked- it’s relevant to UK residents who win in Las Vegas. American citizens are taxed on their gambling winnings in their home country, UK citizens aren’t (in their’s). So, if you travel...

Ocean’s Eleven Style Robbery in Atlantic City- $500,000 Stolen

In a raid reminiscent of Ocean’s Eleven, the casino heist movie, $500,000 worth of jewelry was stolen from an Atlantic City casino yesterday. The robbery took place at night, and the unarmed criminals took off in a getaway car-...

New York, Nuuuuuu York

Are we going to see a big expansion in the casino industry in New York? It looks like it might be heading that way, as the politicians seem to be plotting something. Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo and legislative leaders...

Casinos in Japan? Are They on the Way?

It seems like the huge success of Macau has got everyone in Asia in copycat mode. The Philippines are building casinos, Singapore’s already reaping the rewards from the Marina Bay Sands, and now it looks like Japan could be...

Barcelona's Answer to Sheldon Adelson's Eurovegas: BCNWorld

The gloves are off! We all know about the rivalry between Barcelona and Madrid, and most of the time it stays on the football pitch or in the parliament. But now, it’s spilled over in to competing plans for...

How to Remove "What’s Hot" From Your Google Plus Stream (Google+)

Well, we have to admit to using Google Plus more and more- the social network from the famous search engine. Why? Well, for one, the design is less cluttered than Facebook, and with each iteration and update it gets...

Phil Ivey, Genting, Crockfords, Baccarat and Their Lovers

Did Phil Ivey rip off Crockford´s Casino in London last summer? That is the $12 million question. Here’s an update on that Phil Ivey Baccarat story we covered back in October 2012. Crockfords in London is now alleging that...

The Online Gambling Market- A New Report by H2 Gambling Capital and Odobo

It’s always interesting to see what the crystal ball gazers and soothsayers have to say about the online gambling market. We all know its getting more popular, thanks to the rise of smartphones and tablets, and faster connections, but...