Management, Bill Friedman suggests a novel way of
getting an edge at Online Blackjack Games. It amounts
to sorting edges of Bee cards.
the two ends of the back of a Bee card. Are they identical?
In some decks they are, but in others every card in
the deck has a leading edge that is easily distinguishable
from the trailing edge. Likewise the left edge is
different from the right edge. Friedman suggests that
as you play at a game with such cards, you align each
card so that the backs of the cards have meaning to
Friedman did not use his system himself, I know a
pro who has used it in a casino with good results.
you must be able to get a good look at either the
next card to be dealt or the dealer's hole card to
use the information in the sorted edges. In hand-held
games, most dealers show you neither the back of the
pack nor the hole card long enough for you to read
the edge. With some dealing-shoes, a person with good
eyesight can see the edge of the next card to be dealt.
result was an Internet poker boom that has shocked
the gaming world and drawn considerable attention
outside it. As of this writing, PartyPoker.com is
the world's largest Internet poker room. It typically
has 10,000 or more (sometimes a lot more) players
playing for real money at any given moment-which means
a large multiple of that number of people play there
for money occasionally. Roughly three times those
numbers play on the site in free games.