LAS VEGAS—For at least four centuries, game players and gamblers have relied on scientists and mathematicians for advice. Galileo wrote Thoughts on Dice Games because his patron, the Grand Duke of Tuscany, “ordered me to produce” an answer to a question about a dice game. 3,102 more words
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Many of us have been faced with this problem before. It’s a Saturday, you’ve made all the arrangements to have absolutely nothing to do and there’s a full schedule of soccer matches ahead. 741 more words
The latest episode in the drama concerning the legality of placing ATM’s in casinos here in Massachusetts.
Quick recap. At present, a state law says that no ATM “shall be located upon premises where there occurs legalized gambling.” This law presents an obstacle of major significance to the casino industry, under whose business model casino patrons must have ready access to all of their assets. 460 more words