Blackjack

How playing Blackjack prepared me for Hearthstone

I played the game of blackjack somewhat competitively for many years. Recently I have started to play Hearthstone. How did playing blackjack prepare me to play Hearthstone somewhat successfully? This post will attempt to answer this question. Imperfect Information Playing blackjack effectively is an exercise in imperfect information. You never know what the dealer's hole …

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Warcraft 3

Install Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne on Mac OS X Yosemite

Here are the steps to install Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne on Mac OS X Yosemite.  This guide assumes you have already installed Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos on your Mac using my youtube guide below:  Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne Installation Download the Windows version of Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne from https://us.battle.net/account/management/download/?show=classic Download the …

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Blackjack Basic Strategy – Late Surrender

If you are playing at a blackjack table where late surrender is allowed, you should take advantage of the late surrender rule by slightly changing the blackjack basic strategy rules for when to stand on hard hands. Late surrender allows you to surrender your hand and lose half your bet only after the dealer checks for …

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