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Moshin Charania Wins WPT Five Diamond Classic Moshin Charania Wins WPT Five Diamond Classic
Devin O'Connor - December 22nd, 2014

The World Poker Tour (WPT) schedule in 2014 came to a close with a bang, as Moshin Charania won the Five Diamond Classic in Las Vegas for more than $1.4 million. Charania’s title is his second at the WPT and came as a result of a final table stack size that was just fifth best […]

PokerStars Rolls Out Equity Display to Controversy

PokerStars Rolls Out Equity Display to Controversy

Elbert Pruitt - December 21st, 2014

PokerStars has added an equity display to its software versions 6 and 7, in which the percentage-to-win of each all-in player is shown next to their hole cards. The feature replicates a similar display seen on televised poker broadcasts that adds excitement to the game, where viewers see the fates of all-in players change with […]

Twitch Streams May Be Driving Traffic to Bovada and Other Poker Sites

Twitch Streams May Be Driving Traffic to Bovada and Other Poker Sites

Philip Conneller - December 20th, 2014

Online poker streaming may just be the next big leap for the popularity of the game. With thousands regularly flocking to watch professional and amateur players alike play real money poker on Twitch.tv, it seems as though live poker broadcasts may be drawing in even non-poker players, and there’s some evidence that the streams may […]

Looking Ahead in the New Jersey Online Poker Market: Exclusive Skrill USA Interview, Part Two

Looking Ahead in the New Jersey Online Poker Market: Exclusive Skrill USA Interview, Part Two

Hannah Elisabeth - December 19th, 2014

Today, we bring you Part Two of our exclusive interview with Skrill USA Vice President Joseph Hall (JH). CardsChat News Editor-in-Chief Hannah Elisabeth (HE) spoke with Hall by phone in his Manhattan offices earlier this week. Skrill was recently approved as a digital wallet provider for the New Jersey online poker and gambling market, so […]

New Jersey Online Poker Revenues Keep Dipping in November

New Jersey Online Poker Revenues Keep Dipping in November

Elbert Pruitt - December 19th, 2014

New Jersey online poker revenue numbers are in for November, and they unfortunately leave little to cheer about in hindsight as we enter “the season of good cheer”. A report released by the NJ Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) showed that for the second consecutive month, the Garden State’s online poker revenue came in below […]

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Moshin Charania Wins WPT Five Diamond Classic Moshin Charania Wins WPT Five Diamond Classic
Devin O'Connor December 22nd, 2014
The World Poker Tour (WPT) schedule in 2014 came to a close with a bang, as Moshin Charania won the Five Diamond Classic in Las Vegas for more than $1.4 mi...
New Jersey Online Poker Revenues Keep Dipping in November New Jersey Online Poker Revenues Keep Dipping in November
Elbert Pruitt December 19th, 2014
New Jersey online poker revenue numbers are in for November, and they unfortunately leave little to cheer about in hindsight as we enter “the season ...
PokerStars Coalition to Meet with Mike Gatto on California Online Poker Bill PokerStars Coalition to Meet with Mike Gatto on California Online Poker Bill
Elbert Pruitt December 18th, 2014
PokerStars and their California allies will meet with Assemblyman Mike Gatto (D-Glendale) to talk about his online poker bill (AB 9) and their respective v...
Andorra Getting Close to Adding Online Poker Andorra Getting Close to Adding Online Poker
Elbert Pruitt December 14th, 2014
The Principality of Andorra, a small country in the eastern Pyrenees Mountains between France in Spain, is closer to offering regulated online poker thanks...
Looking Ahead in the New Jersey Online Poker Market: Exclusive Skrill USA Interview, Part Two Looking Ahead in the New Jersey Online Poker Market: Exclusive Skrill USA Interview, Part Two
Hannah Elisabeth December 19th, 2014
Today, we bring you Part Two of our exclusive interview with Skrill USA Vice President Joseph Hall (JH). CardsChat News Editor-in-Chief Hannah Elisabeth (H...
New Jersey Online Poker Revenues Keep Dipping in November New Jersey Online Poker Revenues Keep Dipping in November
Elbert Pruitt December 19th, 2014
New Jersey online poker revenue numbers are in for November, and they unfortunately leave little to cheer about in hindsight as we enter “the season ...
Cyber Attack Hits Sweden, Sending Poker Offline Cyber Attack Hits Sweden, Sending Poker Offline
Philip Conneller December 12th, 2014
A cyber Internet attack that sent online poker, and everything else, offline this week affected all of Sweden, from whence comes this year’s World Se...
Trump Entertainment Resorts to Settle with Betfair and Ultimate Poker Trump Entertainment Resorts to Settle with Betfair and Ultimate Poker
Sean Gibson December 9th, 2014
Trump Entertainment Resorts (TER) will settle with former New Jersey business partners Betfair and Ultimate Gaming. The now bankrupt casino operator had a ...
Looking Ahead in the New Jersey Online Poker Market: Exclusive Skrill USA Interview, Part Two Looking Ahead in the New Jersey Online Poker Market: Exclusive Skrill USA Interview, Part Two
Hannah Elisabeth December 19th, 2014
Today, we bring you Part Two of our exclusive interview with Skrill USA Vice President Joseph Hall (JH). CardsChat News Editor-in-Chief Hannah Elisabeth (H...
PokerStars Coalition to Meet with Mike Gatto on California Online Poker Bill PokerStars Coalition to Meet with Mike Gatto on California Online Poker Bill
Elbert Pruitt December 18th, 2014
PokerStars and their California allies will meet with Assemblyman Mike Gatto (D-Glendale) to talk about his online poker bill (AB 9) and their respective v...
US Online Poker, New Jersey, and Skrill USA : What’s in Store for 2015? US Online Poker, New Jersey, and Skrill USA : What’s in Store for 2015?
Hannah Elisabeth December 18th, 2014
New Jersey’s first year of online poker has been quite a roller coaster ride, and bank processing issues for players have continued to be problema...
Danish Online Poker Market Hit by Accusations of Fraud Danish Online Poker Market Hit by Accusations of Fraud
Sean Gibson December 16th, 2014
The Danish online poker market is suffering a serious blow after a poker player in Denmark was accused of committing online fraud. A group of Denmark’s h...
Moshin Charania Wins WPT Five Diamond Classic Moshin Charania Wins WPT Five Diamond Classic
Devin O'Connor December 22nd, 2014
The World Poker Tour (WPT) schedule in 2014 came to a close with a bang, as Moshin Charania won the Five Diamond Classic in Las Vegas for more than $1.4 mi...
PokerStars Rolls Out Equity Display to Controversy PokerStars Rolls Out Equity Display to Controversy
Elbert Pruitt December 21st, 2014
PokerStars has added an equity display to its software versions 6 and 7, in which the percentage-to-win of each all-in player is shown next to their hole c...
Twitch Streams May Be Driving Traffic to Bovada and Other Poker Sites Twitch Streams May Be Driving Traffic to Bovada and Other Poker Sites
Philip Conneller December 20th, 2014
Online poker streaming may just be the next big leap for the popularity of the game. With thousands regularly flocking to watch professional and amateur pl...
Looking Ahead in the New Jersey Online Poker Market: Exclusive Skrill USA Interview, Part Two Looking Ahead in the New Jersey Online Poker Market: Exclusive Skrill USA Interview, Part Two
Hannah Elisabeth December 19th, 2014
Today, we bring you Part Two of our exclusive interview with Skrill USA Vice President Joseph Hall (JH). CardsChat News Editor-in-Chief Hannah Elisabeth (H...
PokerStars Milestone Hands Boost Cash Game Traffic PokerStars Milestone Hands Boost Cash Game Traffic
Elbert Pruitt December 11th, 2014
The PokerStars Milestone Hands promotion is driving global cash game traffic to seasonal heights, with a $1,000,000 giveaway during its December Festival. ...
PokerStars Leaderboards Changing in 2015 PokerStars Leaderboards Changing in 2015
Devin O'Connor December 6th, 2014
PokerStars leaderboards are the latest component of the world’s largest card room to undergo changes since being bought out in June by Amaya Gaming G...
PokerStars December Festival Sees Six Major Promotions PokerStars December Festival Sees Six Major Promotions
Sean Gibson December 5th, 2014
Already underway, the PokerStars December Festival will dish out a minimum of $15 million to players during its month-long celebration. During the festive ...
Global Poker Index Signs Deal with Swiss Watchmaker Roger Dubuis Global Poker Index Signs Deal with Swiss Watchmaker Roger Dubuis
Sean Gibson November 28th, 2014
The Global Poker Index (GPI) announced in a press release a partnership with Roger Dubuis, a leader in the Swiss “Fine Watchmaking” industry th...
PokerStars Rolls Out Equity Display to Controversy PokerStars Rolls Out Equity Display to Controversy
Elbert Pruitt December 21st, 2014
PokerStars has added an equity display to its software versions 6 and 7, in which the percentage-to-win of each all-in player is shown next to their hole c...
Twitch Streams May Be Driving Traffic to Bovada and Other Poker Sites Twitch Streams May Be Driving Traffic to Bovada and Other Poker Sites
Philip Conneller December 20th, 2014
Online poker streaming may just be the next big leap for the popularity of the game. With thousands regularly flocking to watch professional and amateur pl...
Looking Ahead in the New Jersey Online Poker Market: Exclusive Skrill USA Interview, Part Two Looking Ahead in the New Jersey Online Poker Market: Exclusive Skrill USA Interview, Part Two
Hannah Elisabeth December 19th, 2014
Today, we bring you Part Two of our exclusive interview with Skrill USA Vice President Joseph Hall (JH). CardsChat News Editor-in-Chief Hannah Elisabeth (H...
New Jersey Online Poker Revenues Keep Dipping in November New Jersey Online Poker Revenues Keep Dipping in November
Elbert Pruitt December 19th, 2014
New Jersey online poker revenue numbers are in for November, and they unfortunately leave little to cheer about in hindsight as we enter “the season ...
Moshin Charania Wins WPT Five Diamond Classic Moshin Charania Wins WPT Five Diamond Classic
Devin O'Connor December 22nd, 2014
The World Poker Tour (WPT) schedule in 2014 came to a close with a bang, as Moshin Charania won the Five Diamond Classic in Las Vegas for more than $1.4 mi...
Garden State Super Series II Promises $1M in Prize Money Garden State Super Series II Promises $1M in Prize Money
Sean Gibson December 15th, 2014
The Garden State Super Series 2 is coming back to New Jersey with a whopping $1 million prize pool. PartyPoker NJ and BorgataPoker.com released the officia...
Winning Poker Network $1M Guaranteed Tournament Cancelled After Apparent DDoS Attack Winning Poker Network $1M Guaranteed Tournament Cancelled After Apparent DDoS Attack
Ed Scimia December 15th, 2014
The Winning Poker Network (WPN) was forced to cancel its $1 million guaranteed prize pool tournament on Sunday, after an apparent distributed denial-of-ser...
PokerStars December Festival Sees Six Major Promotions PokerStars December Festival Sees Six Major Promotions
Sean Gibson December 5th, 2014
Already underway, the PokerStars December Festival will dish out a minimum of $15 million to players during its month-long celebration. During the festive ...
Aaron Sorkin Denies Affair With Molly Bloom following Sony Hack Aaron Sorkin Denies Affair With Molly Bloom following Sony Hack
Ed Scimia December 17th, 2014
Hollywood screenwriter Aaron Sorkin has been forced to deny rumors he is having an affair with “poker hostess” Molly Bloom, whose book he is currently ...
Danish Online Poker Market Hit by Accusations of Fraud Danish Online Poker Market Hit by Accusations of Fraud
Sean Gibson December 16th, 2014
The Danish online poker market is suffering a serious blow after a poker player in Denmark was accused of committing online fraud. A group of Denmark’s h...
Winning Poker Network $1M Guaranteed Tournament Cancelled After Apparent DDoS Attack Winning Poker Network $1M Guaranteed Tournament Cancelled After Apparent DDoS Attack
Ed Scimia December 15th, 2014
The Winning Poker Network (WPN) was forced to cancel its $1 million guaranteed prize pool tournament on Sunday, after an apparent distributed denial-of-ser...
Cyber Attack Hits Sweden, Sending Poker Offline Cyber Attack Hits Sweden, Sending Poker Offline
Philip Conneller December 12th, 2014
A cyber Internet attack that sent online poker, and everything else, offline this week affected all of Sweden, from whence comes this year’s World Se...
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