jenniferw

A list of online gambling news articles and analyses written by jenniferw for GamingZion.
The Difference Between Betting Exchanges and Traditional Bookmakers

The Difference Between Betting Exchanges and Traditional Bookmakers

Jennifer W.February 27, 201413:56:52

Betting exchanges, commonly referred to as open market betting, are the new kids on the block in the sports betting arena, but how are they different to traditional bookmakers and which one should you be placing your bets on? While sportsbooks like Ladbrokes and William Hill have earned a household reputation on the high streets […]

A Short Guide to Less Common Table Games: From Sic Bo to Fan Tan

A Short Guide to Less Common Table Games: From Sic Bo to Fan Tan

Jennifer W.February 25, 201413:48:18

We all know the casino classic table games like blackjack, roulette and craps, but what about the more unusual games you can find in a casino? We’re going to give you a brief introduction to some of the less commonly found table games out there ready to play. As the Asian market grows as the […]

An Austrian Invasion: How Casinos Austria Became a Major Player Across Europe

An Austrian Invasion: How Casinos Austria Became a Major Player Across Europe

Jennifer W.February 25, 201413:20:59

When we think of European casinos, Austria is not a country that immediately comes to mind, however Austria not only houses one of Europe’s first casinos but the company Casino Austria has become one of the largest casino operators in the world. With 12 casinos in Austria and another 29 land-based operations in 14 countries, […]

Why You Should Bet Big On Online Bingo in Spain

Why You Should Bet Big On Online Bingo in Spain

Jennifer W.February 24, 201416:13:42

Bingo might get side-lined in a number of countries, however it has managed to rank second place in Spain’s gambling landscape. As online gambling takes off in the Iberian Peninsula, we think Spanish online bingo is worth placing your bets on. While other countries favor poker, slots or sportsbetting, Spain has become a hive of […]

The Difference Between Mobile and Online Casinos

The Difference Between Mobile and Online Casinos

Jennifer W.February 18, 201417:51:37

As technology evolves and mobile phones become more sophisticated, it’s easy to see that the future of the gambling business lies in the world of mobile casinos, but just how different is a mobile casino from an online one? Gambling has seen huge leaps and bounds over the past few decades as it transitioned from […]

The 7 Most Outrageous Places You Can Gamble

The 7 Most Outrageous Places You Can Gamble

Jennifer W.February 18, 201414:25:40

The world of gambling often yields some of the oddest stories you’ll find out there, but how can you have your own surreal gambling experience? While stories are hard to replicate, you can get started with some of the weirdest and most wonderful casinos out there. Casinos conjure up image of the glamour of James […]

Vietnam Mulls Easing Gambling Restrictions

Vietnam Mulls Easing Gambling Restrictions

Jennifer W.February 18, 201414:06:50

Government considering allowing locals into casinos for the first time. The Vietnamese government is seriously considering relaxing restrictions on gambling as a means to promote tourism and increase employment and tax revenue. Under current Vietnamese gambling laws only a handful of casinos can legally operate and can only serve tourists. Citizens are barred from gambling, […]

Why You Should Never Play Cards in a Gambling Den

Why You Should Never Play Cards in a Gambling Den

Jennifer W.February 17, 201413:22:52

The image of a gambling den conjures up images of police raids and mafia dealings, yet even in countries where gambling is legal, players still risk playing cards in unlicensed facilities. So, what alternatives do you have that allow you to avoid seedy gambling dens? In countries where gambling is illegal, it’s understandable that those […]

How You Can Stay Safe With Online Poker in Indonesia

How You Can Stay Safe With Online Poker in Indonesia

Jennifer W.February 17, 201412:51:45

Playing poker in Indonesia is more like a game of Russian roulette, since getting caught in the police raids of underground gambling dens could result in lashings or 10 years in prison. But what’s the story of online poker in Indonesia? How can you play safe? Indonesia’s tough gambling laws are some of the harshest […]