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  • Sony PS4 in ideal position right now: pro     Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 5:20 AM ET

    Will Guyatt, games correspondent at IGN.com, talks about the growing console battle between Sony and Microsoft and says Microsoft appears to be lagging behind its Asian counterpart.

  • Japan: Gaming's holy grail?     Thursday, 15 Aug 2013 | 9:34 PM ET

    Jonathan Galaviz, Managing Director at Galaviz & Co, says Japan is the perfect market for Asia's expanding gaming industry and government should prioritize passing needed legislation as part of its economic development agenda.

  • Powerball jackpot: Buyers to share $448 million Friday, 9 Aug 2013 | 4:33 AM ET
    The Powerball jackpot for Wednesday's draw was $448 million, the third-highest total ever.

    Three tickets matched all six numbers in Wednesday's Powerball lottery drawing and will split a $448 million jackpot, authorities said on Thursday.

  • Macau tycoon David Chow aims to return to the spotlight of the world's largest gambling hub with a new casino resort boasting an opera house and dinosaur museum.

  • Aaron Fischer, Head of Asian Consumer & Gaming Research at CLSA Asia Pacific Markets says the six casino operators in Macau have done a great jobs in developing the gaming sector there.

  • Scales of justice weigh against 'Borgata Babes' Wednesday, 24 Jul 2013 | 1:20 PM ET
    File photo of Borgata Babes in 2005, when the weight policy was instituted.

    After a court decision on rules governing the bodies of an Atlantic City Casino's "Borgata Babes," the female servers are now stepping on the scales to keep their jobs.

  • UK bookmakers cash in on royal baby bets Friday, 19 Jul 2013 | 7:13 AM ET

    There seems to be nothing out of bounds to bet on in the world of online gambling. And in the U.K., this holds true with the eagerly awaited royal baby too.

  • Macau Legend's Expansion Plans     Sunday, 7 Jul 2013 | 9:42 PM ET

    Sheldon Trainor, Executive Director at Macau Legend Development, and Carl Tong, Co-Chairman and Non-Executive Director at Macau Legend Development, discuss the casino operator's expansion plans following its Hong Kong IPO.

  • Betting on Macau Legend's Resorts, Not Casinos     Thursday, 4 Jul 2013 | 9:35 PM ET

    As Macau Legend lists on the Hong Kong stock exchange, Jackson Wong, VP of Tanrich Securities, says the casino operator's future will be bright if Macau follows Las Vegas' model of focusing on non-gaming revenue.

  • Big Bets on Casino Stocks     Wednesday, 12 Jun 2013 | 2:44 PM ET

    New Jersey residents pay the most for auto repairs, with CNBC's Brian Sullivan; and a look at big bets in casino stocks, with CNBC's Josh Lipton.

  • Zynga Gets Zinged     Tuesday, 4 Jun 2013 | 1:30 PM ET

    The gaming site plans to layoff 18 percent of its workforce and shut several offices. Dan Primack, Fortune senior editor, and Arik Hesseldahl, senior editor, All Things Digital, discuss what Zynga needs to do to make more money.

  • The 'Wild West' of Online Poker Goes Legit in US Saturday, 1 Jun 2013 | 2:12 PM ET

    The boss of UltimatePoker.com—the first legal, real-money poker site in the U.S.—told CNBC that users can only play in one state right now but not for long.

  • Betting Big on Casino Stocks     Wednesday, 8 May 2013 | 2:41 PM ET

    Melco Crown Entertainment earnings missed expectations. David Bain, Sterne Agee, explains why the stock remains his top pick.

  • Betting on Macau     Monday, 6 May 2013 | 9:45 PM ET

    Jonathan Galaviz, MD & Chief Economist at Galaviz & Company, says Macau's gaming revenue will continue to grow, in both the VIP and mass-market segments, as the Chinese territory's tourism story evolves.

  • Edward Tracy, President and CEO of Sands China, discusses the company's move to bring the 'DreamWorks Experience', and more Chinese families to Macau

  • Nevada Becomes First State to Launch Online Poker Site Wednesday, 1 May 2013 | 12:15 PM ET

    Nevada has become the first state to legalize online poker play for residents of legal age. Many other states will follow suit if sites such as UltimatePoker.com prove successful.

  • Thinking Outside the 'Vox'     Wednesday, 1 May 2013 | 7:40 AM ET

    James Bankoff, Chairman & CEO of Vox Media, discusses how his company's business model allowed it to became one of the fastest-growing online publishers.

  • Announcement About Baidu's Bid for Zynga a Phony Monday, 22 Apr 2013 | 3:40 PM ET

    A fake press release Monday announced that Chinese search company Baidu had offered to acquire social-gaming company Zynga.

  • Las Vegas Strip Getting a Makeover     Thursday, 18 Apr 2013 | 10:15 AM ET

    Jim Murren, chairman and CEO of MGM Resorts International, unveils his plans to spruce up Sin City to meet changing consumer needs.

  • Gambling Expanding In America     Thursday, 11 Apr 2013 | 2:25 PM ET

    Four states have added casino gambling since 2004, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers. Maryland Live Casino is one of them, and is now open 24 hours/day, 7 days/week.