Six Tips On Becoming A High Roller

Six Tips On Becoming A High Roller

In popular culture, being a “high roller” is synonymous with walking into a casino and having everyone swooning over you. While this image might be overkill, the status of the high roller is not far from this. So, what is a high roller? A high roller usually tends to be a person who spends a lot of money in a casino. They are generally regarded as a cash cow of the gambling industry. The high roller is a regular at […]

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Is Virtual Reality Going To Redefine Online Gambling?

Is Virtual Reality Going To Redefine Online Gambling?

What we call a ‘casino’ today has been around for at least three hundred years. Exclusive gambling houses, in general, have existed much longer than that, even thousands of years ago. But in this long period of time, gambling houses have evolved very little. In fact, the last new feature, slot machines, became popular only in the 20th century. Its biggest leap was comparatively recent: online gambling. Casinos now have a strong tie with modern technology. Its games and rules […]

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Five Tips To Be Safe While Gambling Online

Five Tips To Be Safe While Gambling Online

Online gambling has been around for over two decades now. Like the internet itself, internet-based cardrooms and online casinos have grown much more sophisticated. That said, many gambling websites are also fake storefronts for seedy organizations that want to leech your money, or outright phishing hotbeds. In general, you should follow a few guidelines to ensure your safety when you choose to gamble online. Here are the big ones: Only gamble in licensed casinos You can’t just go opening casinos […]

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10 Unknown Facts about Playing Cards

10 Unknown Facts about Playing Cards

Playing cards have been around for thousands of years. In fact, its origins are still hotly debated. Some of its ancient history even predates written records. Naturally, such a long-spanning history will carry a few mysteries with it.  Here are some less known facts about playing cards: The 52-Deck Mystery The current 52-card deck parallels the Roman calendar year in many ways. There are too many links for this to just be a curious coincidence. The dead giveaway is, of […]

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Top 10 Books you should read to master Texas Hold’em

Top 10 Books you should read to master Texas Hold’em

Due to the poker boom in the ’70s, it became a mainstream attraction for the people. Naturally, such a wide audience means there is a huge array of great guides on poker texas hold’em. There are too many books that talk about poker or guide other people regarding poker.  Here are some of the best poker texas hold’em books any player – beginner or advanced – will benefit from reading.  The Theory of Poker, by David Sklansky Budding poker players […]

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What makes more money for you – Sports Betting or Poker?

What makes more money for you - Sports Betting or Poker?

Staking your money either in a betting game or a gambling game is quite thrilling. When you make risky bets, it is an automatic adrenaline rush, and when it pays off, it rewards you with instant gratification. Many of us who wager on odds do it for fun. But the thrill is not enough for all. The casual crowd who gamble for entertainment may be a majority, but the real point of betting is the tangible reward: money.  So the […]

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Understanding Card Games As A Beginner

Understanding Card Games As A Beginner

A standard deck of cards has 52 cards. With this standard deck, the number of card games that exist is almost countless. Many of these develop in and stay limited to one nation and/or culture. However, some card games are so popular that they cut across such national or cultural bounds. By and large, experts sort card games into five categories. Note that the categories are based on the overall gameplay. The actual rules or even goals can vary wildly […]

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5 Ways To Make Your Gambling Experience More Fun

5 Ways To Make Your Gambling Experience More Fun

Gambling comes with a high-octane thrill of testing your luck. Why has it always been a recreational activity? Because it is inherently exciting to find out how lucky you are. However, at times, people get too scared while gambling. What if they lose all their money and become broke? If you gamble casually, the entire point is to have fun in the first place. Fear can set in at times. If and when that happens, here are a few things […]

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What Are The Most Memorable Moments In Poker History?

What Are The Most Memorable Moments In Poker History?

The exact origin of Poker is a debatable topic. Some say it started as an American spin on the Persian game of As-Nas. Many game historians have disagreed with this traditional view since the 1990s. Whichever side is true, poker has indubitably existed for nearly two centuries now. So, from dimly lit salons and crowded bar tables to multi-million dollar tournaments, it has been a long journey dotted with milestone moments. Here are a few of these important events that […]

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6 Ways to Deal with a Losing Streak in Casino Gambling

6 Ways to Deal with a Losing Streak in Casino Gambling

Casino gambling entails a fair share of wins and losses. Worldwide, billions of dollars are lost on gambling that makes one truth evident – the casino almost always has an edge in most games. The house may be likely to win in the long run, but in the short term, Lady Luck has got a significant role to play in determining whether you win or lose. Professional gamblers have come up with strategies that significantly limit the casino’s edge. But […]

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