Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Jul 24, 2018 Posted in Poker Industry News | No Comments »

By 15th July, 2018, only three Pennsylvania licensed casinos had applied for the gaming licensed but six more has submitted their application during the last minute rush. All these applications are being made through the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board.  These applicants are Mount Airy, Hollywood Casino, Parx, SandsRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Jun 25, 2018 Posted in Poker Industry News | No Comments »

After New Jersey was added to the existing multistate online poker network of Delaware and Nevada, they have altered the online poker industry in the Garden State for the one month they have been in. This has sent PokerStars NJ out of the top spot for the firstRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Jun 16, 2018 Posted in Poker Industry News | No Comments »
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No applications since Pennsylvania stated accepting gambling license applications Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board started accepting petitions on interactive gaming certificates on April 16, 2018. Since then, nearly 2 months have passed but the board is yet to receive any applications. A spokesman from the board says that theyRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Apr 18, 2018 Posted in Poker Industry News | No Comments »

Swedish officials are planning on tightening regulations on online gambling for the Scandinavian country as new legislation are being proposed. These new measures will include a new licensing system which will bring up prohibitions against the illegal operations of online gambling and gambling websites. This is being doneRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Apr 11, 2018 Posted in Poker Industry News | No Comments »

March 28th, 2018 saw the United States Court of Appeal for the Ninth Circuit issued a ruling against Churchill Down. This is the former owner of Big Fish Casino which is a social gaming operator. This new decision has proven that social casinos are now illegal under theRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Feb 27, 2018 Posted in Poker Industry News | No Comments »

Vlogger Andrew Neeme and Poker Central stole the spotlight at the recently concluded American Poker Awards (APA).  The 4th annual APA was the biggest awards ceremony till date and the organizers gave out 20 awards to poker players and media personnel for contributing to the success of poker in 2017.Read Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Jan 30, 2018 Posted in Poker Industry News | No Comments »

The World Series of Poker (WSOP) has confirmed that they will be introducing two new elements to high-roller events at the 2018 WSOP and the news has received the approval from the majority of poker players. The WSOP confirmed in a tweet last week that the 2018 WSOPRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Jan 18, 2018 Posted in Poker Industry News | No Comments »

Cryptocurrency continues to make huge strides in online poker as CoinPoker.com gets ready to launch the first stage of its ICO sale tomorrow. In November 2017, the cryptocurrency-based online poker room CoinPoker launched the pre-ICO sale of its CHP (CHiP) tokens, a new cryptocurrency that can be usedRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Jan 15, 2018 Posted in Poker Industry News | No Comments »

Now that 2017 is done and dusted, the Global Poker Index (GPI) will look back at the poker industry and award the top performers in its annual American Poker Awards. The popular award ceremony is returning for its fourth season to Los Angeles and will take place onRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Jan 11, 2018 Posted in Poker Industry News | No Comments »

PokerStars, the biggest online poker website in the world recently announced that it will be implementing its successful ‘Seat Me’ system in its shared liquidity network in Europe once the French, Spanish, Italian, and Portugese pools converge in the coming months. Seat Me System Protects New Players PokerStarsRead Full Article