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3 Big Lessons From the Online Gambling Industry

There’s a big difference between Internet blackjack and the rest of the business world, but some management tenets apply even outside the e-casino. Everyone knows that online pornography is a huge business — so inescapably big that if there’s a mailbox still unspammed by XXX HOT CHICKS XXX, I’d love to meet whoever designed its firewall. But vice has spawned another huge online business, and I don’t mean the market for laser-printer toner. I’m talking about

Nevada Steps Up to Internet Gambling

Sex, Drugs, and Rock ‘n’ Roll Betting on basic human impulses. Nevada took a major step toward legalizing online gambling this week when its legislature voted to let the Nevada Gaming Commission license casinos to operate on the Web. It’s unclear exactly when Internet gambling will become legal, but the expected move could translate into even bigger bucks for casinos and a new outlet for those addicted to games, horse races, and lotteries. And it’s one