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Card Counting

How Casinos Know That You Are Counting Cards

Quora | Posted 05.12.2015 | Money

It comes in levels. They have a lot of tools against card counting and I've experienced many to most firsthand. At the end you just get banned from the casino, or banned from table games. No, there is no backroom, unless you play somewhere you shouldn't be playing in the first place.

Advantage Players May Be At A Disadvantage

Adam Banner | Posted 01.14.2015 | Crime
Adam Banner

Is advantage play, such as card counting, really cheating, or is it just working the system? Should a casino be allowed to withhold winnings from someone simply because he or she is a skilled player with a talent that sets him or her apart from the other players?

Bringing Down the House Writer Talks Blackjack and Writing Fiction

Quora | Posted 10.28.2014 | Books

There is still an active MIT blackjack team. However, the glory days of card counting have certainly evolved over time with the advent of the automatic shuffler, facial recognition software, and other advances in technology.

Blackjack: The Great Uniter

Glen Wiggy | Posted 01.12.2013 | Books
Glen Wiggy

Do you want to play nice together at the blackjack table or not? Do you want to play blackjack correctly? Do you want to count cards with me? These are simple questions that should not divide the great citizens of our country. Heck, even if we lose a few bucks, the casino will give us a free buffet.

Holy Rollers

Mark Joseph | Posted 05.12.2012 | Entertainment
Mark Joseph

The Salvation Army is reported to have had a saying in its early days: "Take the Devil's money to do God's work." Now a group of 20- and 30-somethings...

A Card Counter's Vegas Victory

Avery Cardoza | Posted 03.04.2012 | Travel
Avery Cardoza

Despite my rather remarkable capacity to concentrate with alcohol in my system, I was struggling to believe my good fortune.