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Scantily Clad Casino Employees: Sex Sells, Right?

Scantily Clad Casino Employees: Sex Sells, Right? | Games People Play | Scoop.it
Have you ever wondered why casinos often employ scantily clad waitresses? I'm not making this up as some sort of feminist attack or even a complaint. Many casinos, like the Rio in Vegas, do more th...
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Sexism In The Gambling Industry

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With all the talk about sexism in gaming, I think it's time to discuss the sexism in gambling. Everyone knows that the number of female gamblers are increasing, just as it is in gaming; but where are the casinos, online or real world destinations, which cater to these women?

 

At the start of this century, there were several...


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malek's comment, January 18, 2014 4:44 PM
Sexism and gambling: a kind of addiction
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‘Fear of Missing Something’ Drives Home Screen Alert Usage

‘Fear of Missing Something’ Drives Home Screen Alert Usage | Games People Play | Scoop.it
Always-on, always-connected consumers are spending more than one-quarter of their smartphone time with the home screen—not too surprising when one considers they pick up their phones around 100 times per day, according to research.

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Laura Brown's comment, January 24, 2014 2:01 AM
I see people who are obsessed with reading Twitter feeds and same for other social media. They worry about what they miss, some actually get upset about it. I don't. I check RSS feeds a couple of times a week and only read as far as I want to. I doubt I spend more than an hour including time to write up a post, make coffee or have a snack and repost or link to anything which interests me. I even skim read several posts from the feed.