Posted by Carolyn on Jan 10, 2018 Posted in Live Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Room News | No Comments »

When live dealer tables were first introduced at online casinos, players were hesitant to try out this new concept. The live dealer online software also had a few issues to be sorted out and it took a few years for live dealer online casino games to gain popularity.Read Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Jan 08, 2018 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Industry News, Poker Room News | No Comments »

UK based 888Holdings, the parent company of 888poker announced quite a few months earlier that they were making plans to enter the Italian gaming market. Since then, there hasn’t been a lot of news from 888poker regarding their Italian venture. The online poker operator confirmed last week thatRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Nov 21, 2017 Posted in Poker Industry News, Poker Room News, US Poker News | No Comments »

Casinos are one of the key targets for criminals who are looking to commit money laundering which is basically turning their black money into white. They end up taking vast amounts of money, purchasing chips at a casino or poker room and after playing for a bit; theyRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Oct 07, 2017 Posted in Poker Promotions, Poker Room News | No Comments »

BetOnline Poker decides its time to change the tide of poker in 2017 with a new promo code and promo for new players. 2017 hasn’t been a great year for Poker. In fairness we aren’t talking 2006 when the US snuck UIGEA through congress, or 2011 when weRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Oct 30, 2013 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Room News | No Comments »

Yesterday we brought you the news that Lock Poker had left the Revolution Gaming Network, ending their contentious year and a half run on the Cake Poker led network. Lock Poker is now moving their players to their new site, Lock 2.0, as they take the ambitious stepRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Oct 29, 2013 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Room News | No Comments »

In a surprising move Lock Poker has decided to leave the Revolution Gaming Network and begin anew as an independent online poker site. All current Lock Poker players will be migrated to the new platform along with all of their bonuses, VIP points, and other accrued promotions, includingRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Sep 04, 2013 Posted in Poker Room News, WSOP News | No Comments »

During the height of the Poker Boom one of the biggest stories surrounding the World Series of Poker Main Event final table was which players were wearing what patches, and as the WSOP switched to the November Nine format what sites were scooping up which players for sponsorshipRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Aug 20, 2013 Posted in Poker Gossip, Poker Room News | No Comments »

At the beginning of August a thread appeared on the 2+2 poker forum alleging that Party Poker had abruptly changed its withdrawal policy and was levying a heavy fee on a number of popular withdrawal methods on Russian players. The charges later extended to players in other countries,Read Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Aug 09, 2013 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Room News | No Comments »

Either this is a really new feature on the PokerStars website or I fall into a Rip Van Winkleesque slumber and just missed it, but apparently PokerStars has a VIP Club Hall of Fame. If it wasn’t for this article about the newest member of the 5,000,000 VPPRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jul 30, 2013 Posted in Poker Room News, Tournament News | No Comments »

Over the past couple weeks Full Tilt Poker has been adding Ambassadors to their roster of sponsored pros. These Ambassadors are not full-fledged FTP Pros (that distinction is reserved for Gus Hansen, Tom Dwan, and Viktor Blom) rather they are like seasonal work, short-term sponsorships where a playerRead Full Article