Author: Bob

Cryptocurrency donations prove to be a lifeline for Ukraine’s military

May 16, 2022

Crypto contributions continue to pour into Ukraine to fight Russia’s illegal invasion Officials in Ukraine have used funds from the cryptocurrency donation platform, launched by the government, to buy supplies for their military during the ongoing war with Russia. Americas Cardroom users have contributed, as well, helping Ukraine battle Russia’s illegal invasion. Mykhailo Fedorov (Ukraine’s […]

Montreal Casino dealers walk out as salary talks continue to fail

May 16, 2022

The casino has laid off hundreds of workers this year and is unwilling to make new deals with croupiers After a surprise strike lasting four hours the day before, the Montreal Casino’s Croupiers resigned from their job. Workers are protesting the stalled negotiations regarding their new collective bargain, which reached an impasse last weekend. Better […]

Jarvis Landry lands on the New Orleans Saints’ squad for the new season

May 16, 2022

The Saints have a new wide receiver to bolster their offense as the season approaches Yesterday, the New Orleans Saints announced that Jarvis Landry, a free wide receiver, has been signed to a one-year contract. Mickey Loomis, Saints’ Executive Vice President/General manager, made the announcement, and his addition will give the team’s offense additional talent […]

Minnesota lawmakers finally make progress on sports betting legislation

May 16, 2022

The state is one of several that have been advancing sports betting bills in the past week Last Thursday, the Minnesota House approved a bill that would legalize online and in-person sports betting. However, its fate in Congress is uncertain. The House proposal would grant exclusive rights to sports betting to indigenous gambling groups. This […]

PUBG Mobile is now worth over $7.5 billion

May 16, 2022

The video game’s popularity continues to explode around the world Mobile gaming is booming in certain parts of the globe, especially Asia and America. Player Unknown Battlegrounds (PUBG), with its mobile version, is the latest title to make it into the top of the mobile gaming world. Whether it was through sponsorships from its massive […]

Startup secures funding to introduce gaming and eSports collectibles

May 16, 2022

Playtika is getting behind an Israeli startup that wants to bring new options to the eSports space ProDrops announced that Playtika, the mobile gaming, entertainment, and technology market leader, has invested $5 million in its seed investment. The Israeli startup creates additional revenue streams for content creators by allowing gamers to connect with their idols […]

How to really make money at Texas Hold ’em cash game

May 16, 2022

It’s difficult, but not impossible, to make a living playing poker if you follow certain strategies A cash game is poker where the chips are real money. Players can play as many times as they like, unlike tournaments in which chips don’t represent currency. Prizes are paid only to players who finish in the tournament. […]

Bob Ciaffone, pioneering poker author, passes away

May 16, 2022

The 81-year-old was one of the first authors to write an instructive book on poker Bob Ciaffone, who is perhaps most well-known as the author of Robert’s Rules of Poker, died Friday at the age of 81. Ciaffone is known as “The Coach” because he was one poker’s first teachers. He was a long-time columnist […]

Sunday Recap: Not a typical Sunday at Americas Cardroom

May 16, 2022

Yesterday was anything but a regular Sunday at Americas Cardroom. We had Day 1B of the $5 Million Venom PKO, plus we awarded five packages to the WSOP in Vegas. That was on top of our regular huge slate of tourneys. Read all about it in our Sunday Recap for May 15th. WSOP Takedown Tournament […]

Win a dream poker vacation in Uruguay with our Punta del Este Takedown promo

May 16, 2022

We’re doing it again. After awarding 20 WSOP Main Event prize packages in May, we’ll be setting our sights on another hotspot, this time in the southern hemisphere! We’re sending at least 10 players to Uruguay through our Punta del Este Takedown promo. If you win, you’ll compete in the Main Event of the Enjoy […]

EA Sports announces end of video game partnership with FIFA

May 13, 2022

After three decades, gaming giant Electronic Arts is ending its partnership with FIFA next year.  Future titles in the widely popular soccer video game series will be released under the EA Sports FC banner. In a statement, Executive Vice President and Group General Manager of EA Sports & Racing, Cam Web remarked, “After nearly 30 […]

NASDAQ and XP partner to launch cryptocurrency exchange in Brazil

May 13, 2022

The financial exchange is backing a brokerage’s plan to launch a crypto exchange in the country Brazil’s largest investment broker, XP Inc., with more than 3.5 million clients, announced yesterday the launch of Xtage, a new cryptocurrency exchange platform in partnership with Nasdaq. Xtage plans to launch in Q2 2022 and will be fully integrated […]

The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas just gave all its employees a $5,000 bonus

May 13, 2022

The casino does something unheard of at a time when employees need assistance the most Economic labor incentives are the monetary rewards that the company gives to the employee for the achievement of certain objectives, in order to increase the involvement, productivity, and satisfaction of the professional. A casino owner in Las Vegas is clear […]

The New Orleans Saints schedule for the upcoming season has been leaked

May 13, 2022

Saints fans can now mark up their calendar to catch all the team’s games this season The NFL released each team’s schedule for the 2022 season last night. With dates attached to the matchups, it looks like the regular season is a bit of a reach. The first home games were announced earlier in the […]

Kansas sports betting bill jumps final hurdle

May 13, 2022

Everything is in place for bettors to start placing legal sports bets in Kansas Having jumped the last hurdle in the race, Kansas sports betting legislation now awaits only a specific date to cross the finish line, the official launch. Yesterday it was announced that SB 84 received the long-awaited signature of Governor Laura Kelly, […]

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