Online Gambling – The Games by Kenneth Bateman

Low house edge is of advantage to the player. Online casinos offer a multitude of gambling game options designed to appeal to the adventurous or the conservative player. Shooter must roll a seven or eleven on the come-out, or first roll to win or establish a point. The shooter is a winner if point is … Continue Reading

As PCs decline, Microsoft betting its future on the cloud

That growth, combined with increases in revenue from Windows software licenses and other key segments, helped offset a big decline in revenue from the Nokia smartphone business that Microsoft largely shut down last year. If Amazon has been the undisputed king of the cloud, analysts say Microsoft, Google and a few other tech giants are … Continue Reading

Oscar odds: Favorites and longshots for Hollywood’s big night

Here’s the list of the Oscar odds for the award show’s biggest categories, according to PaddyPower: “The Revenant” is the betting favorite to win Best Picture at Sunday’s Academy Awards. The movie he starred in, “The Revenant,” is also favored to win Best Picture, according to online betting site PaddyPower.com. If that seems like a … Continue Reading

Cybergambling returns — and this time it’s legal

In online casino gambling, it’s about the game more than the bet.” “Those from other states can play, but they cannot wager,” Fenton said. 10. “Blackjack, slots. Others predict the overall U.S. will generate – in addition to tax revenue from the proceeds at casinos – approximately 22,000 new online gambling-related jobs, Freeman testified. “There … Continue Reading

Online Betting Is Booming, Despite Critics

“This sort of business, when it comes in the form of bricks and mortar, brings in economic development in the form of jobs and taxes — Internet gaming does none of those things.” The association has strongly opposed Internet-based casinos, arguing that those running offshore gaming sites are evading state taxes, licensing requirements and regulations, … Continue Reading

How the Sports Betting Line is Made by RJ Bell

Examples of non-game factors that would require an adjustment to a team’s power rating are key player injuries and player trades. By moving the line, sportsbooks can influence how the public bets on a particular game. . Seba explained that it all starts with each oddsmaker creating a line on each game based upon their … Continue Reading