Posted by Carolyn on Jan 17, 2018 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Live Poker News, Poker Players | No Comments »

Argentinean poker pro Maria Lampropulos created a new record in the poker world by becoming the first woman to win the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure (PCA) Main Event. The PCA is one of the most popular poker events on the global circuit and it always takes place in theRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Jan 17, 2018 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Live Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Players, US Poker News | No Comments »

A 27-year-old amateur poker player decided to play a live poker tournament for the first time in 2003 and ended up winning the World Series of Poker (WSOP) Main Event for $2.5 million. That poker player was Chris Moneymaker who booked a seat at the Main Event fromRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Jan 15, 2018 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Promotions | No Comments »

PokerStars, the biggest online poker website in the world has hosted its popular Turbo Championship of Online Poker (TCOOP) for six consecutive years. TCOOP usually takes place in January each year and draws thousands of online poker players from all over the world. However, it seems like allRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Jan 15, 2018 Posted in Live Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Industry News, Poker Players, US Poker 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 Online Poker News, 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

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 Gerry Poltorak on Jan 09, 2018 Posted in PR | No Comments »

Since the beginning of the Internet, businesses, along with just about every other aspect of life, have had to rapidly evolve in order to appeal to a new market. Magazines and newspapers have had to stress their digital presence in order to survive, sometimes discarding their physical locationsRead 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 Jan 07, 2018 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Promotions | No Comments »

Global Poker launched its Global Poker Championships in 2017 with the introduction of the inaugural Eagle Cup which had Sweeps Cash (SC) the company’s virtual currency as part of the guaranteed prize pool. The Eagle Cup had a prize pool of SC$1.25 million and saw more than 25,000Read Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Jan 07, 2018 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Industry News | No Comments »

Spain, Italy, France, and Portugal all agreed that they would share European poker player liquidity and signed an agreement to that effect in the middle of 2017. There was no specifications given as to when European shared player liquidity would come into effect but market analysts expected itRead Full Article