Monkey Gamblers Help Scientists in Problem Gambling Study

Scientists commonly use monkeys in studies. And a recent study employed monkey gamblers in an attempt to better understand problem gambling. Researchers inactivated a small region in the monkeys’ prefrontal cortex to see how it changed risky decision making. The findings show that the rhesus monkeys became less likely to choose long shots and instead …

London Slots Player Robbed After Big Win

A London slots player was robbed at gunpoint after winning big at an Ontario casino. But the good news is that London, ON authorities have made an arrest in connection with the case. The London Free Press reports that the man won a slots jackpot last month. This player “met another man at the facility …

Mariah Carey Slot Machine Hits Caesars Palace

Famed singer Mariah Carey has launched her own slot machine at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. The unveiling of the Mariah Carey slot machine was a big event as many fans looked on. Carey was in Vegas for a two-week residency at The Colosseum in Caesars Palace. This turned out to be the perfect occasion …

New York Slots Players Keep Destroying Machines

Some slot machine players are sore losers. But New York slots players are taking things to another level by smashing machines when they’re frustrated. Police tell the New York Post that dozens of slot machines have been damaged at Resorts World Casino in Queen. Numerous New York Slots Players Have been Arrested Resorts World opened …

Australian Slots Makers Seek Ways to Draw Younger Players

Much is made about the American casino industry’s attempts to draw younger players with skill-based slot machines. Australian slots makers are currently having the same dilemma. Although Australia is the king of per-capital gambling, casinos here still worry about keeping their customer bases in the future. David Ford, Queensland’s Commissioner for Liquor and Gambling, spoke …

Mega Moolah Jackpot Worth $14m – Highest Point Since Record Breaking Win

Mega Moolah slots lays claim to the largest online jackpot ever at $20,062,600 in 2015. But the current Mega Moolah jackpot is fast approaching this amount. The famed progressive prize is worth just over $14 million at the time of this writing. Given that more players jump aboard as jackpots climb, this prize could potentially …