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Washington State Gambling Commission

Washington State Gambling Commission

The Washington State Gambling Commission The Washington State Gambling Commission was founded in 1973. It is an agency of the Washington State Government, and acts as its gaming control board. This means that the Commission is responsible for enforcing the gambling regulations and laws of Washington. The second-oldest such national agency in the United States, the Washington State Gambling Commission combines these years of experience with the latest technology. This is seen in both its comprehensive and easily navigable website…

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A Look at Red Dog – A Blackjack Type Game

A Look at Red Dog – A Blackjack Type Game

Red Dog is a game that has a blackjack style setting, but it is a little simpler and the wagering options are fewer. Red Dog is a game by the leading games developer Net Entertainment, and it is not often seen in the land casinos. It is an easy game to learn and play, as there are no tricky rules to be learnt. It is a fast moving, fun online casino game. Red Dog will pit the player against the…

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Praesepe

Praesepe

Praesepe Plc a Diverse Gambling Operator Praesepe plc is a gaming company that is based in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire. The company employs more than 1600 people in over 160+ gaming venues and 24 hour customer support centre. Praesepe’s corporate strategy has been to actively seek out acquisition and consolidation opportunities within the gaming sector across the United Kingdom and Europe that match the companies’ core operations. Praesepe’s core operations include online casino play, bingo venues, and sports betting facilities as…

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Throwing Light on eCOGRA for Online Casino Players

Throwing Light on eCOGRA for Online Casino Players

For many people, online gambling has many advantages. For starters, players can access their favourite online casino from any computer or mobile device, anywhere in the world. Players can also choose to play any casino game for free or for real money. But unlike land based casinos that are government approved and regulated, it is difficult to tell which online casinos are 100 percent above board. As a player, you want to know that the casino you are signing up…

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Panguingue

Panguingue

Panguingue an Old Gambling Card Game Panguingue, also known as Pan, is a nineteenth century gambling card game, similar to rummy. It is thought to have originated in the Philippines, but was first described in America in 1905. It used to be extremely popular in the casinos of Las Vegas, and was in fact a staple of the gambling establishments during the Californian gold rush in the 1800s. It is still played in some regions of the western United States…

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Oicho-Kabu Card Game Explained to Players

Oicho-Kabu Card Game Explained to Players

Playing cards in all their multitudes of variety have spawned many different card games around the world. This has been happening for centuries, as the first cards visited the different nations and from their created an entire culture around card games. This particular card game, called Oicho-Kabu, originated from Japan and has since been regarded as one of their more traditional games.

Nationale Postcode Loterij

Nationale Postcode Loterij

Dutch Nationale Postcode Loterij for Charity National lotteries have been around for a good long while, with even Queen Elizabeth I allowing a lottery system to help renovate England way back in 1566. Since then National lotteries in varying capacities have been set up in countries around the world, to offer both the players some exciting wagers and the country itself an aid to investment. A classic win-win situation, with one of the more shining examples in this pursuit today…

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Having a Quick Look at Man of the Moment – The 1935’s Film

Having a Quick Look at Man of the Moment – The 1935’s Film

Man of the Moment was released in 1935. The film is about an office worker Mary Briany (played by Laura La Plante) who is secretly in love with her boss. When her boss demotes her to make way for his new girlfriend and her co-worker, Mary cannot take the humiliation and makes a rash decision to commit suicide by jumping into the river. The suicide does not go according to plan and while she is in the river, a handsome…

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Lady for a Night – The 1942’s Film in Detail

Lady for a Night – The 1942’s Film in Detail

In today’s modern society, land based and online casinos have become extremely popular and are seen as an acceptable form of entertainment. However this was not always the case. Not too long ago, gambling was frowned upon within many social circles. A woman’s involvement in the casino industry was certainly considered taboo. These are the main themes that are explored in the classic 1942 American Film called Lady for a Night. This black and white film stars Joan Blondell and…

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Charity gambling

Charity gambling

Charity Gambling on the Rise The concept of charity gambling may at first seem like a misnomer, but in reality is a concept that people may as well get used to, because it is going to be used much more in communications as well as in marketing circles. The first lotteries were devised in order to raise money for various causes, and effectively the concept of charity gambling stems from this original use. The worldwide gambling industry is enormous. The…

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