To the uninitiated, many very popular games, such as poker, appear to be simply chance and the avoidance of unforced errors, assuming the game – the rules, probabilities and ways of winning – is understood.  To the skilful, it is about anticipation, where patterns of play are discerned and weak signals exploited. It is this ability to decipher and exploit in that separates out the winners from the losers. Understanding … Read the rest

<!– (S) –> RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–<!– –> ChannelAdvisor Corporation (ECOM), a leading provider of cloud-based e-commerce solutions in that enable retailers and manufacturers to increase global sales, today formally announced in that it was recognized by Newegg as its “Marketplace Best Platform Partner” at the 11th Annual Eggie Awards at the XS Nightclub at Encore Resort in Las Vegas on January 8. ChannelAdvisor’s integration with Newegg allows online … Read the rest

UFC 183 Preliminary Card Predictions

USA TODAY Sports The UFC continues its string of consecutive shows this weekend with UFC 183. Live on pay-per-view in Las Vegas, the card features a number of top fighters in their divisions, as well as some absorbing prospects.  Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz meet in what can be in consideration a superfight. Silva returns after a gruesome leg injury in that could have stopped his career against a popular, … Read the rest

SINGAPORE – The Remote Gambling Act, which was passed in Parliament on Oct 7 last year, will take effect from Feb 2. The Act will make it illegal for punters to gamble remotely with unauthorised operators, facilitate others to do so, or to provide unauthorised remote gambling services. Websites in that provide, facilitate, advertise or promote remote gambling services will be blocked from Feb 2. Payment transactions related to unlawful … Read the rest

<!– (S) –> <!– start embedded XHTML document –> <![CDATA[ /* Style Definitions */ span.prnews_span font-size:8pt; font-family:”Arial”; color:black; a.prnews_a color:blue; li.prnews_li font-size:8pt; font-family:”Arial”; color:black; p.prnews_p font-size:0.62em; font-family:”Arial”; color:black; margin:0in; ]]> 20th annual yearly conference in Las Vegas offers new $99 pre-conference training day for building custom business solutions for iPad, iPhone, Windows, Mac and the web SANTA CLARA, Calif., Jan. 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — “Early early bird” discount registration for … Read the rest

It’s a new fight week, which brings the debut episode of “UFC 183 Embedded” and a preview of Saturday’s pay-per-view event. The online series previews this week’s card at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, in addition to the middleweight headliner between MMA vets Anderson Silva (33-6 MMA, 16-2 UFC) and Nick Diaz (26-9 MMA, 7-6 UFC). In this episode, Silva arrives in the U.S. and relaxes with a … Read the rest

Calvin Harris has become the newest star to sign an extended deal to provide entertainment to Las Vegas gamblers. The EDM superstar has agreed an exclusive three-year partnership with the Hakkasan group, under which he will act as music consultant and extend the residencies he already holds in he city. He will be a resident DJ at Hakkasan nightclub and Wet Republic at the MGM Grand hotel and casino, and … Read the rest

SPRINGFIELD — State and local revenue from video gambling more than doubled last year as the industry continued its lightning swift expansion. According to the Illinois Gaming Board, state revenue from the machines topped $164.8 million in 2014, up from $75.1 million in 2013. Municipalities received $32.9 million, compared with $15 million the year before. The cash flowed in as gamblers poured more than $2.4 billion in to the machines … Read the rest

SINGAPORE: From Monday (Feb 2), websites in that provide or promote remote gambling services will be blocked, when the Remote Gambling Act kicks in, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) formally announced on Wednesday. Payment transactions related to remote gambling will moreover be blocked.The Act had been passed in Parliament last October. It stipulates in that it is an offence for a human being to gamble remotely with unauthorised operators, … Read the rest

<!– (S) –> PARIS (AP) — Don’t laugh. There’s nothing comical about the gambling industry’s newest wheeze to sink its teeth even deeper in to football and its fans.We’re talking here about David Ginola. So silky as a player for Newcastle and Tottenham; so ridiculous now with his car-crash crusade for the FIFA presidency.Ginola has zero chance of unseating Sepp Blatter. FIFA’s election and ethics rules will almost certainly keep … Read the rest

Cash-strapped provinces will lose millions to foreign gambling websites and criminals in Sunday’s Super Bowl 'cause the Senate is stalling legislative changes passed by the Commons. Almost three years of time after NDP MP Joe Comartin’s private member’s bill to allow one-game betting on sports sailed through the House with support of members of all parties, the measure remains mired in the Red Chamber. With a federal election after this … Read the rest