Louis Wheeler

Louis Wheeler

Philadelphia Enters the Online Gambling Debate

The Pennsylvania House Gaming Oversight Committee (HGOC) held its second hearing of the year on Tuesday, March 28, 2017. The issue under consideration is gambling legislation, notably the legalization of online gaming. The first such meeting took place on March 2017 where the Senate CERD Committee and the House Gaming Oversight Committee engaged in a robust debate on online gambling activity in the state.

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Louis Wheeler
March 11, 2018

The 4 Best Casino Cruise Ships

Casinos and boats go back a very long way. The paddle steamers that used to meander their way up the mighty Mississippi River were later used as entertainment venues and casinos, offering both slots and table games to who stepped aboard.

But while some of those paddle steamers are still being used as riverboat casinos to this day, when you think of gambling at seas you tend to think of the gargantuan cruise liners that take passengers on voyages all around the world. These liners boast some of the largest, most glamorous gaming floors in the world.

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Louis Wheeler
August 7, 2017

The EU Referendum: Betting on Brexit

In a few weeks’ time, Britain will go to the polls to vote on whether to leave or remain in the European Union. It’s being slated as one of the biggest political occasions of the modern era, and will change the political and economic landscape of Europe regardless of how voters respond on the day.

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Louis Wheeler
June 1, 2017

The Virtual Reality Era is One Step Away from the Casino

A recent survey found that 92% of people are now aware of virtual reality (VR), with almost a quarter having tried the technology at least once. VR has entered the mainstream in recent months, thanks to the likes of Oculus Rift and Google Daydream View hitting the shelves for the very first time.

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Louis Wheeler
May 25, 2017

Live Blackjack: The Real Casino Experience

The advent of live casino has revolutionized the way people play casino games. The traditional format of casino entertainment, land-based casinos, remains a popular option for many players. When players frequent bricks and mortar casinos in Las Vegas, Atlantic City, Macau, The Palace of the Lost City, and other world-class resorts, they get to enjoy an immersive experience. Land-based casinos offer an all-round entertainment escapade, including luxury hotels, cuisine, world-class shows, and the casino experience.

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Louis Wheeler
February 21, 2017