Author: Marina Turea

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Casinos, Other News

Why Macau Is the Gambling Capital of the World

Unless you are familiar with the gambling industry, you may not know much about Macau. Previously a Portuguese colony, this vibrant city has transformed over recent years to become the gambling capital of the world. By itself, Macau generated more revenue from gambling than the entire state of Nevada in […]

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Casinos

Video Poker Strategy: Your Step By Step Guide

Note that games like slot machines and roulette need no strategy, so the choices you make are literally meaningless. Most video poker players are unaware of how to use the control provided to their advantage. Instead, they plop down on any nearby video poker machine and play by guesses hoping […]

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Casinos

Roulette Wheel: How it Works & How to Win

The wheel is where the real magic happens in the game of roulette. It’s the core where the fate of all bets made is decided. While it’s unimaginable to think of yourself as a roulette player without knowing the basic payout rules, it’s ultimately the wheel that makes the game. […]

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Players

The Subtleties of Blackjack Table Etiquette, Explained

Blackjack is one of the most exciting and engaging table games, especially if you prefer to play in a brick-and-mortar casino. Of course, you have to practice frequently, hone your strategy and choose carefully where you play. If you are a seasoned player, then you know blackjack is largely a […]

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Casinos

The World’s 12 Largest Casinos: A Quick Visual Tour

It’s impossible to deny that the popularity of casinos has grown in recent years.  With countries beginning to see the benefits of casino income on their economy, laws are changing.  Even places previously opposed to gambling are beginning to build casinos.   While every casino deserves its own recognition, developers have […]

Gifts for Poker Players
Players

25 Amazing Gifts for Poker Players

Poker players sometimes seem like men/women out of time — or from another planet. At home in dark, smoke-filled, boozy rooms where lesser mortals feel like the walls are closing in, they stake their money on an intoxicating blend of sharp skill and blind luck. They carry with them the […]

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Players

82 of the Funniest Quotes About Gambling

Gambling is, first and foremost, a form of entertainment. From the bells and whistles of the slot machines to the dazzling colors and shapes of table games, everything is designed to delight you. Land-based casinos keep the party going with bars and restaurants with live music. If you’re playing online, […]

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Gambling Taxes: What You Need to Know

Whether it’s in Las Vegas, Atlantic City or the local casino, thousands of people dream of winning big and changing their lives forever. Most people that go end up with thinner wallets than what they went with but there are the occasional few that take home the big bucks. However, […]