Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Apr 18, 2016 Posted in Online Poker News | No Comments »

Partypoker has made the announcement that it will be hosting its annual online tournament known as the “Powerfest” festival this May. The event will have the largest ever guarantee in the history of the site, a massive total of $7.8 million. It is an impressive tournament schedule, with 172Read Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Mar 21, 2016 Posted in Online Poker News | No Comments »
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PokerStars, the world’s biggest and most popular online poker site has today officially launched its first site in the US state of New Jersey. The site had a successful soft-launch several days ago and it now will be operating fully as an online poker destination for New JerseyRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Feb 18, 2016 Posted in Online Poker News | No Comments »

The popular European betting company Unibet has just announced it will be launching a brand new online casino mobile app for customers can play a huge range of games and slots while they’re on the move. The new casino application will now be available on the Apple iPhoneRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Feb 08, 2016 Posted in Online Poker News | 1 Comment »
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The popular online poker room, PKR, has recently announced plans to move to the Microgaming Poker Network (MPN) at the end of February. It will be joining the well-established gaming network and giving up its independent status after almost ten years of operating on its own. Early Success Read Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Feb 01, 2016 Posted in Online Poker News | No Comments »
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The Main Event of the annual Aussie Millions poker tournament has been won by Alan “Ari” Engel who walked away with $1.6 million Australian dollars in prize money yesterday. His victory came after a tense heads-up battle with Tony Dunst, who has to settle for a second placeRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Dec 14, 2015 Posted in Online Poker News | No Comments »

The popular Genting Poker Series has released the schedule for its next tour, which is due to kick off in Luton on the 21st of January 2016. Some aspects of the series have been changed by organisers, which seems likely to divide opinion amongst some fans of the annual tournament. TheRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Nov 30, 2015 Posted in Online Poker News | No Comments »
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Recent changes in the levels of online poker traffic have revealed that the industry leading PokerStars have experienced a notable decline in players, whilst the Microgaming Poker Network (MPN) have moved up to eighth place in the breakdown of the top ten online networks. November 2015 has seen aRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Oct 29, 2015 Posted in Online Poker News | No Comments »
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The main event of last week’s Full Tilt IPO in Dublin was won by German businessman and former power-lifter Konrad Swinarski, who confidently saw off his opponents in style to collect the title, trophy and the top prize of $47,064 in cash. The IPO, in conjunction with UK Poker site Full TiltRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Oct 19, 2015 Posted in Online Poker News | No Comments »
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The Isle of Man has recently been making waves in the business world by pushing for the development of a legal structure for the digital currency, bitcoin. Isle of Man, as a self-governing British Crown dependency with low-tax threshold, is often seen as the ideal location for numerous iGaming industries, particularlyRead Full Article

Posted by Mark Holland on Sep 15, 2014 Posted in Online Poker News | No Comments »
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By Mark at High Tech Gambling For many the pace of innovation in online poker has stalled. There have been no big breakthroughs of changes since the introduction of Rush Poker almost 5 years ago. My view is that there are several more subtle changes happening within theRead Full Article