Online Poker

Online poker around the globe, not to mention state-by-state legalization in the US, continues to be a hotbed topic. Keep up on what’s happening everywhere with our in-depth news.

888 Poker Debuts New Poker 8 Software Platform, But Not All Players Are Embracing Change

888 Poker Debuts New Poker 8 Software Platform, But Not All Players Are Embracing Change

CardsChat News - March 20th, 2019
888 Poker rolled out the first stages of its new Poker 8 platform on Monday, giving players a major update to the look and feel of the site’s poker client. […]
PokerStars Strikes Back at Partypoker with Spin-n-Go Monte Carlo Satellites

PokerStars Strikes Back at Partypoker with Spin-n-Go Monte Carlo Satellites

Daniel Smyth - March 19th, 2019
PokerStars’ promo team has hit back at its rivals over at Partypoker with a new series of Spin & Go satellites for EPT Monte Carlo. In what’s becoming one of […]
Partypoker Deals Another Blow to PokerStars as Sit-n-Go War Continues

Partypoker Deals Another Blow to PokerStars as Sit-n-Go War Continues

Daniel Smyth - March 18th, 2019
The ongoing sit & go war between Partypoker and PokerStars has taken another twist this week thanks to a new $1,500 cash giveaway from the former. Going live on March […]
Disappointing New Jersey Online Poker Industry Shows Minimal Improvement in February

Disappointing New Jersey Online Poker Industry Shows Minimal Improvement in February

Jon Sofen - March 15th, 2019
At this point, it’s clear the shared player pool with Nevada is having no positive impact on the New Jersey online poker industry. February’s results are in and while overall […]
Michigan Online Poker Bill Gaining Momentum After Positive Committee Hearing

Michigan Online Poker Bill Gaining Momentum After Positive Committee Hearing

CardsChat News - March 13th, 2019
Lawmakers in Michigan appear to be lining up behind online gambling bills, with the prospects growing that residents of the state may soon be able to legally play poker on […]
Jaime Staples Set to Join Partypoker Team Online in May, Joining His Brother Matt

Jaime Staples Set to Join Partypoker Team Online in May, Joining His Brother Matt

CardsChat News - March 12th, 2019
One of the most popular poker streamers on Twitch is joining the rapidly growing Partypoker Team Online, as Jaime Staples has announced that he will soon become the latest member […]
9Stacks Helping Indian Online Poker with WSOP Promo

9Stacks Helping Indian Online Poker with WSOP Promo

Daniel Smyth - March 11th, 2019
Indian online poker site 9Stacks is doing its bit to help local players take part in the game’s biggest tournament festival with a new Las Vegas giveaway. Going live on […]
New Blockchain-Based Poker Site Wants to Redefine Freerolls

New Blockchain-Based Poker Site Wants to Redefine Freerolls

Daniel Smyth - March 8th, 2019
A new blockchain-based poker site featuring an innovative loyalty system is set to host its first freeroll with real prizes on March 9. Branding itself the “world’s first free online […]
Inaugural Global Poker Awards on PokerGo, Presented by PokerStars, To Honor Game’s Biggest Stars

Inaugural Global Poker Awards on PokerGo, Presented by PokerStars, To Honor Game’s Biggest Stars

Jon Sofen - March 7th, 2019
On April 5, PokerGo will livestream the first annual Global Poker Awards Presented by PokerStars in Las Vegas. The awards ceremony. which is replacing the American and also European Poker […]
Poker in India Surging as GPL and PokerStars Unleash New Innovations (VIDEO)

Poker in India Surging as GPL and PokerStars Unleash New Innovations (VIDEO)

Daniel Smyth - March 7th, 2019
The evolution of poker in India continued recently thanks to new moves by the Global Poker League (GPL) and PokerStars. Following the conclusion of GPL India Season 1, the tournament […]
Department of Justice Delays Enforcement of Revised Wire Act Opinion by 60 Days

Department of Justice Delays Enforcement of Revised Wire Act Opinion by 60 Days

CardsChat News - March 4th, 2019
Online poker rooms and other internet gambling operators will have more time to adjust to the new Wire Act interpretation, as the Department of Justice has announced that it will […]