Kirk Kerkorian, Casino Magnate, Dies at 98

The billionaire Kirk Kerkorian died in early June at his palatial home in Beverly Hills. The famed investor was 98 at the time his death. Born to a poor family, Kerkorian amassed billions through a variety of crazy schemes, but the majority of money came from investing in Las Vegas casinos. He bought and sold […]

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.