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The Amazing World ofPoker and Artificial Intelligence

Poker is one of the world’s most popular card games. It offers high stakes, dynamic action and a chance for players to bluff their opponents into some seriously big wins. Although skill, proper strategy, and luck are all important aspects of poker, perhaps the most important fact is that it is a social game, and one that requires a fair share of mastering psychology. What if the player sitting opposite…

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Casino News – Macau revenues up nicely in May

Macau revenues up nicely in May It seems the express strain of growth in Macau casino revenue is showing no signs of slowing down, as the former Portuguese enclave posted an impressive 12% rise on casino revenues year-on-year for the month of May to chalk up $3.16 billion in earnings. While falling short of the 16-20% growth forecast by analysts, the numbers were still solid, but expectations of ever higher…

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Casino News – Delaware launches sports betting, Pennsylvania opens online lottery games and Las Vegas goes green

Delaware launches sports betting Delaware has become the first state outside of Nevada to offer legal sports betting with bookmakers at three casinos in the small eastern state pulling in $320,000 in earnings the first day. Offering punters the chance to place single-game wagers on professional sports, including the National Basketball Association (NBA) and Major League Baseball, tiny Delaware has taken the sports betting lead after the US Supreme Court…

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The Greatest Casino Heists in History

Las Vegas and the world’s preferred gambling destinations have long been famous for their casinos and perhaps equally famous for their share of attempted casino heists. Films like “Ocean’s Eleven” and “21” like to glamorize the idea of taking the house, but in reality, it is something quite different. Unlike the movies, real world casino heists don’t just see cops and robbers, but involve big risks and grave consequences. Over…

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Casino News – Ho dumps Russia stake, looks to Japan

Casino billionaire Lawrence Ho has acknowledged giving up his stake in Russian casinos last year in a bid to improve his chances of winning a casino license in Japan, according to the Nikkei Asian Review. Ho, who is the chairman of Hong Kong based Melco Resorts & Entertainment, which operates five major integrated casino resorts in Macau and the Philippines, is betting heavily on Japan even though significant legislative hurdles…

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