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Real Gaming Makes Play for Ultimate Customers Real Gaming Makes Play for Ultimate Customers
Philip Conneller - November 25th, 2014

Real Gaming is hoping to vacuum up recent Nevada departee Ultimate Poker’s customers with a bold promotional gambit. The online poker site, launched by the South Point Hotel, Casino and Spa, which only recently left soft-testing phase after eight months under the cosh from Nevada regulators, is offering to match the balances of Ultimate Poker’s […]

Poker Scandal Nuclear Commander Had DNA Link to Fake Chips

Poker Scandal Nuclear Commander Had DNA Link to Fake Chips

Philip Conneller - November 25th, 2014

Rear Admiral Timothy Giardina, who was fired from his position as number-two commander of US nuclear forces after he became embroiled in a poker cheating scandal, may have constructed the offending counterfeit chips, according to new revelations. Giardina, as we reported at the time, was sacked in October 2013 for his questionable gambling habits, although […]

Neteller to Return to New Jersey to Solve Payment Woes

Neteller to Return to New Jersey to Solve Payment Woes

Sean Gibson - November 24th, 2014

Neteller, who was once synonymous with online poker in the United States, is set to return to New Jersey thanks to a new partnership deal. Pala Interactive announced a deal with Optimal Payments which provides Neteller branded payment processing to online poker and gambling customers in the regulated New Jersey market. It is the hope […]

Big One Year Promotions Offered at WSOP and Borgata Sites

Big One Year Promotions Offered at WSOP and Borgata Sites

Sean Gibson - November 24th, 2014

To celebrate their mutual one year anniversaries operating in the regulated state of New Jersey in the United States, both WSOP and Borgata’s Poker sites have announced promotions for players. Borgata is offering a $100 bonus to all registered players and does not require a deposit, which can be cleared off in increments of $10. […]

Phil Ivey Nets Big Wins During Recent Online Sessions

Phil Ivey Nets Big Wins During Recent Online Sessions

Sean Gibson - November 23rd, 2014

Phil Ivey, who now plays under the screen name “Polarizing” has had a rough 2014 off the tables, but a hot streak at Full Tilt saw him win more than $690,000 in just a week’s time. While he might have lost out on millions thanks to a lost court case in the United Kingdom, Ivey’s […]

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Real Gaming Makes Play for Ultimate Customers Real Gaming Makes Play for Ultimate Customers
Philip Conneller November 25th, 2014
Real Gaming is hoping to vacuum up recent Nevada departee Ultimate Poker’s customers with a bold promotional gambit. The online poker site, launched by t...
Poker Scandal Nuclear Commander Had DNA Link to Fake Chips Poker Scandal Nuclear Commander Had DNA Link to Fake Chips
Philip Conneller November 25th, 2014
Rear Admiral Timothy Giardina, who was fired from his position as number-two commander of US nuclear forces after he became embroiled in a poker cheating s...
Phil Ivey Nets Big Wins During Recent Online Sessions Phil Ivey Nets Big Wins During Recent Online Sessions
Sean Gibson November 23rd, 2014
Phil Ivey, who now plays under the screen name “Polarizing” has had a rough 2014 off the tables, but a hot streak at Full Tilt saw him win more...
Jose Canseco Gives Poker Tournament the Finger Jose Canseco Gives Poker Tournament the Finger
Philip Conneller November 17th, 2014
For Jose Canseco, it was probably as bad a hand as he’s ever had at a poker table this week, considering it cost him a finger. No, he didn’t re...
Neteller to Return to New Jersey to Solve Payment Woes Neteller to Return to New Jersey to Solve Payment Woes
Sean Gibson November 24th, 2014
Neteller, who was once synonymous with online poker in the United States, is set to return to New Jersey thanks to a new partnership deal. Pala Interactive...
UKGC to Enforce Player Protection Tiers for Member Sites UKGC to Enforce Player Protection Tiers for Member Sites
Elbert Pruitt November 20th, 2014
The UKGC (UK Gambling Commission) has created a three-tiered standard by which operators must inform consumers on the safety of their funds, if the gaming ...
Felix Stephensen WSOP Runner-Up Faces Norway $2,594,547 Tax Bill Felix Stephensen WSOP Runner-Up Faces Norway $2,594,547 Tax Bill
Philip Conneller November 19th, 2014
Felix Stephensen, who took second in this year’s World Series of Poker (WSOP) Main Event earlier this month, may soon discover that his Viking herita...
Delaware Online Poker First Anniversary Reveals a Rocky Year One Delaware Online Poker First Anniversary Reveals a Rocky Year One
Ed Scimia November 15th, 2014
Delaware’s online poker market is now one year old, and all three of the racinos in the state that launched Internet gambling sites a year ago are st...
UKGC to Enforce Player Protection Tiers for Member Sites UKGC to Enforce Player Protection Tiers for Member Sites
Elbert Pruitt November 20th, 2014
The UKGC (UK Gambling Commission) has created a three-tiered standard by which operators must inform consumers on the safety of their funds, if the gaming ...
Ron Paul Blasts Restoration of America’s Wire Act as “Unconstitutional” Ron Paul Blasts Restoration of America’s Wire Act as “Unconstitutional”
Philip Conneller November 19th, 2014
Ron Paul has launched a stinging attack on Sheldon Adelson and his Restoration of America’s Wire Act (RAWA). Writing an op-ed for Eurasia Review, the for...
Molly Bloom Poker Book Adapted by Aaron Sorkin for Film Treatment Molly Bloom Poker Book Adapted by Aaron Sorkin for Film Treatment
Sean Gibson November 18th, 2014
Molly Bloom’s book about her glamorous underground Hollywood high-stakes poker games is being adapted for film by Oscar-winning script writer Aaron S...
Biggest Loser Archie Karas Lands Probation for Card Marking Biggest Loser Archie Karas Lands Probation for Card Marking
Devin O'Connor November 16th, 2014
Archie Karas, one of Las Vegas’ most legendary winners and losers, has beaten the system yet again. Card Marking Scandal Back in July 2013, the 63-ye...
Real Gaming Makes Play for Ultimate Customers Real Gaming Makes Play for Ultimate Customers
Philip Conneller November 25th, 2014
Real Gaming is hoping to vacuum up recent Nevada departee Ultimate Poker’s customers with a bold promotional gambit. The online poker site, launched by t...
Poker Scandal Nuclear Commander Had DNA Link to Fake Chips Poker Scandal Nuclear Commander Had DNA Link to Fake Chips
Philip Conneller November 25th, 2014
Rear Admiral Timothy Giardina, who was fired from his position as number-two commander of US nuclear forces after he became embroiled in a poker cheating s...
Neteller to Return to New Jersey to Solve Payment Woes Neteller to Return to New Jersey to Solve Payment Woes
Sean Gibson November 24th, 2014
Neteller, who was once synonymous with online poker in the United States, is set to return to New Jersey thanks to a new partnership deal. Pala Interactive...
Big One Year Promotions Offered at WSOP and Borgata Sites Big One Year Promotions Offered at WSOP and Borgata Sites
Sean Gibson November 24th, 2014
To celebrate their mutual one year anniversaries operating in the regulated state of New Jersey in the United States, both WSOP and Borgata’s Poker sites...
Big One Year Promotions Offered at WSOP and Borgata Sites Big One Year Promotions Offered at WSOP and Borgata Sites
Sean Gibson November 24th, 2014
To celebrate their mutual one year anniversaries operating in the regulated state of New Jersey in the United States, both WSOP and Borgata’s Poker sites...
PokerStars Ups Rake, Adds Currency Exchange Fees, Drops Promo PokerStars Ups Rake, Adds Currency Exchange Fees, Drops Promo
Ed Scimia October 30th, 2014
PokerStars, once considered the most-beloved poker site in the world, isn’t doing much to make friends and influence people these days. A flurry of c...
PokerStars to Cut SuperNova Elite Status Value in 2015 PokerStars to Cut SuperNova Elite Status Value in 2015
Sean Gibson October 20th, 2014
The PokerStars SuperNova Elite VIP program will lose approximately $5,200 of its overall value next year. The details were given to players by the most pop...
PokerStars Japan Autumn Festival Offers October Freerolls PokerStars Japan Autumn Festival Offers October Freerolls
Sean Gibson October 12th, 2014
PokerStars’ Japan Autumn Festival is a promotion, but also a bit of a toe in the water in the Japanese gambling market for the online poker site. Jap...
Real Gaming Makes Play for Ultimate Customers Real Gaming Makes Play for Ultimate Customers
Philip Conneller November 25th, 2014
Real Gaming is hoping to vacuum up recent Nevada departee Ultimate Poker’s customers with a bold promotional gambit. The online poker site, launched by t...
Neteller to Return to New Jersey to Solve Payment Woes Neteller to Return to New Jersey to Solve Payment Woes
Sean Gibson November 24th, 2014
Neteller, who was once synonymous with online poker in the United States, is set to return to New Jersey thanks to a new partnership deal. Pala Interactive...
Big One Year Promotions Offered at WSOP and Borgata Sites Big One Year Promotions Offered at WSOP and Borgata Sites
Sean Gibson November 24th, 2014
To celebrate their mutual one year anniversaries operating in the regulated state of New Jersey in the United States, both WSOP and Borgata’s Poker sites...
WSOP Streaming Coverage Boosts Online Numbers WSOP Streaming Coverage Boosts Online Numbers
Elbert Pruitt November 22nd, 2014
The WSOP Main Event Final Table coverage last week appears to have triggered a healthy spike in online play at WSOP.com, as more players in both Nevada and...
WSOP Streaming Coverage Boosts Online Numbers WSOP Streaming Coverage Boosts Online Numbers
Elbert Pruitt November 22nd, 2014
The WSOP Main Event Final Table coverage last week appears to have triggered a healthy spike in online play at WSOP.com, as more players in both Nevada and...
Rafa Nadal Smacks Ronaldo in Charity Poker Match Rafa Nadal Smacks Ronaldo in Charity Poker Match
Ed Scimia November 21st, 2014
Rafa Nadal defeated Brazilian soccer star Ronaldo in a charity poker match organized by PokerStars, winning $50,000 for his charitable cause, the Rafa Nada...
Felix Stephensen WSOP Runner-Up Faces Norway $2,594,547 Tax Bill Felix Stephensen WSOP Runner-Up Faces Norway $2,594,547 Tax Bill
Philip Conneller November 19th, 2014
Felix Stephensen, who took second in this year’s World Series of Poker (WSOP) Main Event earlier this month, may soon discover that his Viking herita...
Daniel Colman in Lead for Global Poker Index Player of the Year Race Daniel Colman in Lead for Global Poker Index Player of the Year Race
Sean Gibson November 18th, 2014
Daniel Colman has been dominating at the tables to the point where he has a ridiculous lead on the current 2014 Player of the Year Global Poker Index. This...
Poker Scandal Nuclear Commander Had DNA Link to Fake Chips Poker Scandal Nuclear Commander Had DNA Link to Fake Chips
Philip Conneller November 25th, 2014
Rear Admiral Timothy Giardina, who was fired from his position as number-two commander of US nuclear forces after he became embroiled in a poker cheating s...
Molly Bloom Poker Book Adapted by Aaron Sorkin for Film Treatment Molly Bloom Poker Book Adapted by Aaron Sorkin for Film Treatment
Sean Gibson November 18th, 2014
Molly Bloom’s book about her glamorous underground Hollywood high-stakes poker games is being adapted for film by Oscar-winning script writer Aaron S...
Jose Canseco Gives Poker Tournament the Finger Jose Canseco Gives Poker Tournament the Finger
Philip Conneller November 17th, 2014
For Jose Canseco, it was probably as bad a hand as he’s ever had at a poker table this week, considering it cost him a finger. No, he didn’t re...
Daniel Colman Retracts Phil Hellmuth Rant, Sort Of Daniel Colman Retracts Phil Hellmuth Rant, Sort Of
Philip Conneller November 17th, 2014
If only Daniel Colman’s social graces were as good as his poker skills. As it is, it seems Colman is pretty hot-headed, but apparently he’s had...
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