Counting on your iPhone could be illegal

February 16, 2009 5:54:30 AM PST
Lots of people count on their iPhones.

But one sort of counting is illegal.

Nevada gambling regulators are warning casinos about a card-counting app for Apple's iPhone and iPod Touch.

The program could help players beat the house in blackjack.

While card counting itself is not illegal, it's considered a felony to use a device to do it.

Blackjack players can gain an advantage by keeping track of the cards that have already been dealt.

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