Homeless Gambler Convinces Milwaukee to Act on Gasinos

Last month, we ran a story on how some Wisconsin gas stations are making people pay to charge their smartphones. While this doesn’t sound like a huge deal, the problem is that these gas-station-charging stations work like slot machines and are bilking players out of $60 per hour. And as I explained through math, these …

TechWorm Examines Phenomenon of Mobile Slots

If you’re an avid online slots player, odds are that you’re enjoying these games through a mobile device. This is definitely true for myself personally, as I probably spend 90% of my slots time on a smartphone. But what’s driving people towards mobile slots? TechWorm recently did a feature on this phenomenon, explaining some of …

Why Have Bitcoin Slots Become So Popular?

One of the biggest trends in online gaming over the last few years is Bitcoin slots. More and more slots players are choosing casinos based solely on if they offer Bitcoin as a banking option. But what’s fueling this phenomenon? Let’s find out by looking at 3 main reasons why Bitcoin slots are so popular. …

3 Reasons why 3 Reel Slots are Still Around

Today, you’ll find fewer 3-reel slot machines in land-based and online casinos than ever before. The big reason why is because 3-reel slots don’t have the capacity for special features and betting options that 5-reelers do. With this being the case, why are 3-reel slots still around? Below you can read a few reasons why …

Maryland Suddenly Finds Slot Machines a Losing Bet

When Maryland legalized slot machines almost a decade ago, they envisioned massive profits for their Education Trust Fund. However, due to various stipulations in their contracts with casinos, the Terrapin State suddenly finds themselves on the losing end. The biggest problem is that it requires as much as $30,000 to buy each slot machine, plus …

MGM’s GameSense will Bust Common Slots Myths for Players

Slots myths have long influenced people to play beyond their means, including the myths listed here. But MGM Resorts International will soon provide a program called GameSense, which will bust these misconceptions in an effort to help problem gamblers. The motivation behind GameSense is that MGM was ordered by Massachusetts gaming regulators to offer the …