Legendary Gambler Hits Bookies for Millions

A legendary Irish gambler recently hit the bookies and won with five “returning” horses on British tracks. Barney Curley, well known for being a punter in modern times, is believed to have some connections with four of the horses that returned from layoffs to win at Kempton, Catterick and Lingfield recently. Some of the leading […]

Casino Legends: The Rise and Fall of Archie Karas

Archie Karas is widely credited with the longest and most profitable winning streak of all time. His his 3-year onslaught of Las Vegas in the early 90’s is the stuff of legends. The Run The whole thing seems like something out of some gambler’s fairy tale book. In 1993, Archie Karas arrived in Vegas with […]

From One Providence to the Other

Simply opening a leading gaming operation represents just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to maintaining a lasting presence in this constantly fluctuating landscape. Gaming organizations must continually make improvements, advance the technology behind their gaming, and make valuable partnerships in order to persist in the industry. Great Canadian Gaming is making these […]

Electronic Dealers Rescue Gambling Addicts

One nice thing about online gambling is you don’t have to worry about the dealer sizing you up. You can play in your bathrobe, if you like, without upsetting anyone. If you start making crazy bets, you don’t have to worry about the dealer’s disapproving glances. But hold on. That’s not so true anymore according […]

Footballers Taking Out Payday Loans to Fuel Their Gambling Addictions

Sporting Chance, an addiction clinic that mostly deal with gambling addicts, says that footballers are taking out payday loans to fuel their addictions to sports betting. The charitable organisation works with many different football leagues, including the Premier League. The organisation says it has had many footballers come to them with tales of getting caught […]

The Automated Poker Machine

The Automated Poker Machine, or ‘Pokie’, has a fascinating story to tell, laid out here in a simple and colourful infographic which you can share, A Brief History of Pokies in Australia, from Casino-Mate. Read how the technology advanced while changes in Australia’s law required constant adaptation.