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How your ‘poker face’ can make you money at business as well as cards

Keeping a “poker face” can win you lots of money in business, as well as in the casino.<p>Making smart decisions in high-stakes environments has a lot …

Artificial Intelligence

Cryptocurrency is just one of seven types of cryptoassets you should know

Two years ago, the entire cryptoasset market had a value of $9 billion. Had it been a public company, it would barely have cracked the S&P 500 index. Fewer than two years later, the cryptoasset market is $300 billion in size, roughly double the market capitalization of RBC, Canada’s largest …

Cryptocurrency

The Man Who Captures Criminals for the D.E.A. by Playing Them

Spyros Enotiades is an actor for hire who specializes in the role of cartel boss, middleman, or money manager in sting operations.<p>On the afternoon of February 9, 2011, in a suite at the City Hotel in Bucharest, two men, hoping to sell a stash of Russian military-grade weapons on the black market, …

Crime

Poker’s Chris Moorman says move to Las Vegas good for his game

Chris Moorman, a native of England, cut his poker teeth on the online sites Poker Stars, Full Tilt and 888poker before competing in the World Series …

Las Vegas

13 New Historical Fiction Books To Read If You Want To Escape 2018 For A Little While

The sun is shining, the weather is warm, and I'm looking to escape the rest of the world for a little while. It's one one thing to take a social …

Books

An Utterly Ludicrous Hand Determined The World Series Of Poker's Final Table

Today is a fairly barren sports day, but don’t worry, we have an oddly spicy poker highlight for you. The World Series of Poker’s main event, called …

Steve Albini Discusses His Huge World Series of Poker Win

Last month, Steve Albini—the iconic producer and musician behind Big Black and Shellac—won big at the World Series of Poker, earning a gold bracelet and taking home $105,629 (all while wearing a Cocaine Piss t-shirt!). Now, he has discussed the win and his history with poker in a new interview with</i> …

The Crazy Story of Nathan Gamble: From Being Kidnapped to Playing Poker

July 01, 2018 <i>Sean Chaffin</i><p><b>Nathan Gamble</b> remembers that scorching Texas afternoon about a decade ago pretty well. High temperatures in the Dallas area …

Watch retiring poker legend Doyle Brunson get a standing ovation after exiting final WSOP table

Doyle Brunson has spent over five decades as a professional poker player, has written multiple books on the game and has won 10 World Series of Poker bracelets — including two Main Events. And now he’s hanging up his iconic cowboy hat.<p>From Poker Central:<p>“I’m planning on retiring after the summer. …

World Series of Poker

To increase your emotional intelligence, develop these 10 qualities

There are many different kinds of intelligence, and it’s our job to discover what they are and how to integrate them into our lives. Sources of intelligence can be measured in quotients. Most of us are familiar with IQ, or the intelligence quotient, which is primarily associated with our ability to …

Feature Films: 'Crazy Game of Poker'

Casting "Crazy Game of Poker," a feature film. Synopsis: Two star-crossed lovers from different backgrounds go through a series of dramatic events to …

Why Entrepreneurs Are Placing Their Bets on Poker

Since 2017, the online poker industry in India has seen a phenomenal boom with the mushrooming of plenty of operators and players<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Cards on the table and bets are placed. One calls the other’s bluff, while another …

Entrepreneurship

Writer Picks Up Poker For Book Stunt, Wins So Much Money That The Book Is On Hold

A little more than a year ago, <i>New Yorker</i> writer Maria Konnikova announced that she was diving into the world of professional poker as a new player, …

WATCH: Daniel Negreanu on Being Aggressive With a Range Advantage

May 26, 2018 <i>PokerNews Staff</i><p><b>Daniel Negreanu</b> took to his <i>YouTube</i> channel recently to introduce the concept of <i>ranges</i> in poker and discuss a few related …

Daniel Negreanu resets his own game, launches poker MasterClass

It has been said that poker is a game that takes a minute to learn and a lifetime to master. That mastery usually comes at a pretty big price.<p>Poker …

Conan O’Brien on the Future of Conan, the Tonight Show Mess, and Boring Guests

Within the relatively unchanging landscape of late-night TV, Conan O’Brien has had an unusually eventful career. There were his rocky early days on</i> …

Vince Van Patten still stands as a cornerstone of the World Poker Tour

As the 16th season of World Poker Tour wraps up this week at the Aria Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, one man in particular who has been a fixture …

Poker player Muskan Sethi on having a winning hand

Remember that sadly sexist scene in <i>Friends</i> during which the girls wanted to play poker with the guys and the guys made it very clear that poker is …

The Last Conversation You’ll Ever Need to Have About Eating Right

It’s beyond strange that so many humans are clueless about how they should feed themselves. Every wild species on the planet knows how to do it; …

Nutrition

21 Classic Books That You Can Read For Free Online

The classics. They're the bane of many a high schooler's existence. And yet, we all have one or two (or 20) classic books that we've been meaning to …

10 myths about what can cure a hangover — and whether or not they really work

Everyone's heard some version of a hangover cure.<p>Some people swear that remembering to chug water before bed will cure a hangover. Others have more elaborate routines, involving various types of food, drink, or physical activity.<p>The problem with trying to find a hangover cure is that many aspects …

Alcohol

Why Every Entrepreneur Should Keep a Sleep Diary

A simple thing can have a massive impact on your psyche<p>As any entrepreneur should know, good sleep is essential to good business.<p>High-quality sleep sustains the energy levels you need to grow a company. It enhances cognitive function so your brain operates at its best. It helps you recover from …

Reddit and the Struggle to Detoxify the Internet

How do we fix life online without limiting free speech?<p><b>Audio:</b> Listen to this story. To hear more feature stories, download the Audm app for your iPhone.<p>Which Web sites get the most traffic? According to the ranking service Alexa, the top three sites in the United States, as of this writing, are …

Internet

‘I made Steve Bannon’s psychological warfare tool’: meet the data war whistleblower

For more than a year we’ve been investigating Cambridge Analytica and its links to the Brexit Leave campaign in the UK and Team Trump in the US presidential election. Now, 28-year-old Christopher Wylie goes on the record to discuss his role in hijacking the profiles of millions of Facebook users in …

Steve Bannon

Here’s how Facebook allowed Cambridge Analytica to get data for 50 million users

Facebook says it isn’t at fault.<p>Cambridge Analytica, the data analytics firm that helped Donald Trump get elected president, amassed a trove of Facebook user data for some 50 million people without ever getting their permission, according to a report from the New York Times.<p>Facebook is in another …

Why You Need an Untouchable Day Every Week

I hate meetings. They sit subconsciously in my brain, taking up space. I prepare for them in my notebooks. I travel to them, and then back again, in the middle of my work days. And what do most meetings usually result in? You guessed it — more meetings.<p>When I worked as Director of Leadership …

GDPR: Regulatory compliance is just the beginning

Joel Benavides, managing director of global legal services at Box, explains the policies enterprise companies can anticipate with cloud data …

In Europe They’re Giving Users Control of Their Online Data

The European Union is introducing tougher rules for how data collectors gather and use its citizens’ information and let consumers control their own …

Opinion: How Europe is better at protecting data than the U.S. — and what the Stasi and Nazis have to do with it

From a European perspective, the scandal around Cambridge Analytica’s alleged misuse of Facebook FB, -1.55% data could scarcely come at a more apt …

Privacy

Europe's New Privacy Law Will Change the Web, and More

Consumers have long wondered just what Google and Facebook know about them, and who else can access their personal data. But internet giants have …