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March 26, 2012

arrowJohn Robison: How long should I stay on a machine?

How long should I stay on a machine?
Robison says that because the results of each spin are determined at random, there is no mathematically justified answer to how long you should stay on a slot machine. There's no reason to stop playing just because a machine has been generous or stingy.  read more
 

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Casino City Gang: Live with Chris Moneymaker

2003 WSOP Main Event champion Chris Moneymaker (right) and Doug Tirola join the Casino City Gang to discuss "All-In: The Poker Movie." The Gang also talks about Cantor Gaming accepting credit cards at sportsbooks, a new live-betting poker series and make their NCAA men's basketball tournament bets.  read more
Casino City Gang: Live with Chris Moneymaker
 

CASINO

Las Vegas Strip gaining traction in recovery

A Moody's gaming analyst said increased visitor volume and brightening gaming revenues during 2011 have improved prospects on the Las Vegas Strip.  read more

Tropicana Las Vegas unveils latest overhaul

The Las Vegas casino has opened a new pool and will be opening a new nightclub in the next two months.  read more

Hard Rock Las Vegas launches loyalty program

The Hard Rock Hotel's Backstage Pass rewards program lets customers earn points for every dollar spent at the off-Strip property.  read more

Promos aplenty at Trump Taj Mahal and Trump Plaza

Offers at the Atlantic City casinos include "Survivor" auditions, "Putting for Prizes," slot tournaments and more.  read more

Jimmy Buffett gets Nevada gaming license

The Nevada Gaming Commission approved gaming licenses for singer Jimmy Buffett and his company, Margaritaville Holdings.  read more

Two Vegas mob tours may be one too many

The Mob Attraction at the Tropicana Las Vegas and the Mob Museum in downtown Las Vegas are vying for the same audience.  read more

Michigan tribe to vote on Lansing casino

Registered voters from the Sault Ste. Marie Chippewas tribe will find in their mailboxes a referendum ballot about a proposed Lansing casino.  read more

Go-Go's to perform at California casino

The all-female American rock band will bring its new "Ladies Gone Wild Tour" to the Pala Casino Resort and Spa on May 6.  read more

SLOTS

IGT launches cloud service at Estonia casino

The IGT Cloud service has gone live at the newly remodeled Reval Park Hotel & Casino in Tallinn.  read more

The Reel Life

The Reel Life has never been summoned for jury duty. If we ever lie in order to avoid it, we sure as hell won't go on a radio show and brag about it.  read more

POKER

Poker Royalty launches live-betting poker series

iSeriesLIVE is a new interactive poker series that allows consumers to watch top poker players, live with hole cards exposed, and bet on the action in real-time.  read more

Jacksonville Poker rebrands as BestBet

Jacksonville Poker is now known as BestBet and has opened the largest room in Florida as its third venue.  read more

Arizona poker room installs arena-sized scoreboard

The scoreboard at the Talking Stick Resort features 16 55" HD televisions that allow guests to keep an eye on all the latest sports action.  read more

Genting Poker reschedules live event

Genting has changed the dates of the fifth leg of the Genting Poker Series in Sheffield from September to November.  read more

California casino bans music at poker tables

The Win-River Casino in Redding has disallowed music players, cell phones, iPads and electronic devices of any kind in poker tournaments.  read more

Did You Know
Did You Know?
The Rivers Casino in Des Plaines was fined $25,000 by the Illinois Gaming Board for allegedly targeting gambling addicts with promotional material and offers.
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  2. Azure by Allegretti
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  4. Mixed games in poker room
  5. Shows at Ovation Hall
  6. The Social
  7. InOut Pool
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