The recent fall in unemployment in the US was an economic surprise. Just as surprising, but by no means as pleasant, is the sudden jump in federal debt. Going two trillion further into the red in just a couple of months is alarming, even in this current context. But does this mean the 2020 US Presidential election odds are going to shift? Donald Trump is still favorite to win at online betting sites in the US like Bovada; But for how much longer? Recessions don’t make for likely re-elections. ... read more

They got the Scottish Independence vote wrong, they failed to spot Brexit coming and then Michael Moore out-performed them. Political pollsters, pundits and predictors have been almost universally useless in recent years. Anyone taking advantage of US gambling laws to have a bet on US politics in 2020 should, on no account, listen to these fools now. They have no more idea of what’s around the corner than you do. What will dominate the 2020 election is anyone’s guess. ... read more

Most nations have their own unique gambling culture but as the internet inserts itself into every facet of our lives, is that under threat? Will there be a homogeneity to gambling inflicted by the digital revolution, or can we retain some individuality? Online betting sites in the UK like Bet365 present an unrivalled convenience, but also bring a uniformity too. Around the world the gaming market is changing and with it the very culture of gambling is also changing. Not always for the better.   ... read more

Gamblers are, as a rule, quite spiritual people. Which of us when placing a bet on sports in the UK at Bet365 doesn’t say a silent prayer of hope? However there isn’t much consensus over which of the numerous gods available is the best. There is no real god of winning, per se. So we undertake a quest to find, from among the pantheon, a suitable candidate. There are, of course, plenty of gods of gambling and good fortune, but do any of these characters measure up?  ... read more

Spanning a thousand years you’d expect gaming to develop quite a bit though the medieval period of history. Gambling in the Middle Ages however began with a prohibition and ended with lots more. Not that this stopped anyone actually betting on things, of course. No more than burning a 5G tower would stop someone putting a bet on sports in the UK at Bet365 today. Gaming went through a transformation as global trade brought imported games to much of the world. ... read more

Trust Elon Musk to bring something left field to the table. The big news today is that it will be offering online casino games to the passengers, Tesla owner In car gambling. With the car company now manufacturing in China, Tesla has rolled out a new feature for it’s proprietary dashboard. Called the Tesla Archade, it’s placed between the driver and passenger seats and offers various streaming services, puzzles and games. ... read more

Everyone played some sort of card in her/his life. Nowadays, it is more likely that you have played online poker rooms in the USA. However, we still don’t know the exact time and place of the invention of cards. Researchers have several answers to that but still haven’t come to an agreement in one. Well, today we are going to explore the dramatic and very interesting origins of playing cards. ... read more

The Coronavirus outbreak has already hit land-based casinos in Macau, the world gambling capital. In a meanwhile, foreign organizations like Philippine Offshore Gaming Operators or POGOs don’t hesitate to take over the gambling industry. While offshore gaming is booming in the tax haven, the Chinese government is trying to provide countermeasures.  ... read more

It seems like a saga going forever, where will Gareth Bale go if he finally leaves Real Madrid. Before every season the same question arises, and the guesses include most top clubs in Europe. Now even the names of Chinese clubs have come to the picture, we’ll show you the favorites in Gareth Bale’s next club odds.  ... read more

The absence of Usain Bolt will be a talking point for commentators the world over next Summer as the five rings are hauled aloft in Japan for the 32nd modern Olympic Games and there will be a very noticeable gap in the line up for the final of the race that decides who is the fastest man on the planet. The Tokyo 2020 100m odds on Christian Coleman at Unibet, one of the best online sportsbook sites in Japan, suggest he’ll be the one to watch, but this is a step into uncertainty. ... read more