Monthly Archives: August 2013

Efficiency of card counting in blackjack (Part 2)

Introduction Continuing from last time, recall that card counting systems may be used in two different ways: to vary betting strategy, betting more or less on each round based on an estimate of the current expected return; but possibly also … Continue reading

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Efficiency of card counting in blackjack (Part 1)

Introduction In the past, I have discussed some of the mathematics and algorithms involved in analyzing the game of blackjack (see here and here, for example).  Most of that discussion focused on the accuracy and speed of computation.  Here, however, … Continue reading

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