In Las Vegas, Nevada, there are currently 7 gaming market areas. This is a rise in casinos outside the metropolitan area, largely due to Native American gaming. Casinos handle large amounts of currency, and the temptation to cheat or steal is high. Most casinos use security cameras to protect theContinue Reading

In poker, the players place their chips into the pot voluntarily or as a bluff. While chance is a large part of poker, game theory and psychology also play a role in player behavior. For example, when players are bluffing, they may make larger bets than they are actually worth.Continue Reading

When you think about online gambling, you probably do not associate it with fun, excitement, or money. However, you can gamble whenever you want and anywhere you want. Online casinos make most of their revenue from high rollers and other customers who place large bets. As a result, the gamblingContinue Reading

When you play poker, you are competing against other people with the same objective. In each round, players reveal their hands clockwise around the table. The player who begins the process depends on the poker variant you’re playing. The best hand wins! Read on to learn more about poker’s rulesContinue Reading

If you are a fan of casino games, you have probably heard about the law of large numbers. The casino has a mathematical edge over the player. This is because the casino deals in large numbers while the gambler deals in small numbers. So when you play a certain game,Continue Reading

While online gambling has become more popular than ever, it has also become problematic for many people. Despite the fact that most online casinos have strict rules, rogue operators still exist. Regulators are getting tougher and smarter, but many online casinos still operate illegally. Here are some things you shouldContinue Reading

You’ve probably seen horror movies and wondered if poker has the same ‘horror’ element. The hero is outnumbered, running out of options, and the final card is mathematically unlikely. Eventually, the hero is yanked from the light, dragged screaming to the ground, or chomped to death by zombies. Poker isContinue Reading

Most casinos have built-in statistical advantages that give them a mathematical expectation that they will win. Even though this edge is low, it is enough to generate millions of dollars for a casino to cover all its costs. This advantage is called the “vig” or the “rake,” and it variesContinue Reading