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Chips for cheaters

Fancy new RFID betting chips aimed at deterring counterfeiting contain radio devices that signal secret serial numbers.

Chips for cheaters

High-tech betting chips such as this one are designed to deter counterfeiting, card-counting and other bad behavior. The casino industry is just the latest to find new uses for RFID technology.

Credit: Progressive Gaming International

Betting chip

Chips for cheaters

Dealer displays help casinos keep games honest. With antennas placed under each player's spot at the table, dealers can take a quick inventory of chips that have been wagered at the push of a button.

Credit: Progressive Gaming International

Betting table

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