Fanduel football bet of $82k paid after ‘glitch’ in system

A player who placed a FanDuel football bet after a glitch promised him 750-1 odds will be paid. This after the company’s automated system mistakenly generated long odds on the final moments of the Denver Broncos-Oakland Raiders game Sunday. Continue reading “Fanduel football bet of $82k paid after ‘glitch’ in system”

Several states are trying, but none seem to be as great as new jersey

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  • 1 NY close but probably no online poker cigar this year
  • 2 Illinois online gambling could be billion-dollar venture
  • 3 Eight is enough for Pennsylvania slot decline
  • 4 New Jersey quietly surpasses $100 million in online casino tax revenue

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Barry cottle named as new boss for scientific games corporation

American gaming machine and systems innovator Scientific Games Corporation has announced that Barry Cottle (pictured) has been appointed to take over from Kevin Sheehan as its President and Chief Executive Officer. Continue reading “Barry cottle named as new boss for scientific games corporation”

Churchill downs gets regulatory approval for rivers casino des plaines

Churchill Downs gets regulatory OK to buy Rivers Casino Des Plaines, the deal is expected to be closed next week
Churchill Downs Inc. received on Friday regulatory approval to acquire a majority stake in Rivers Casino Des Plaines in the Chicago area. Continue reading “Churchill downs gets regulatory approval for rivers casino des plaines”

Meet alex, the russian mathematician turned casino hacker


Wired.com always presents some excellent pieces and this weekend is no different.

Late last autumn, a Russian mathematician and programmer named Alex decided he’d had enough of running his eight-year-old business. Continue reading “Meet alex, the russian mathematician turned casino hacker”