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Partypoker Defeats More Cheats as Bot Battle Continues

Partypoker Defeats More Cheats as Bot Battle Continues

Daniel Smyth - July 9th, 2019
While players have been debating the recent software update at Partypoker, the site’s security team has been busy taking down more bots. Part of the operator’s ongoing effort to beat […]
Casual Approach Sees Unibet Poker Close in on One Billion Hands Dealt

Casual Approach Sees Unibet Poker Close in on One Billion Hands Dealt

Daniel Smyth - July 8th, 2019
Unibet Poker is set to hit a major milestone and deal its one billionth hand five years after launching as a standalone network. Originally part of the Microgaming Poker Network […]
Americas Cardroom Puts Up $5 Million For Largest Ever US-Facing MTT

Americas Cardroom Puts Up $5 Million For Largest Ever US-Facing MTT

Daniel Smyth - July 1st, 2019
Americas Cardroom is set to host what it describes at its “biggest tournament” and the “largest ever by a US-facing site.” Although the online poker site serves 43 US states, […]
Several Houston Poker Clubs Remain in Operation Two Months After Police Raids

Several Houston Poker Clubs Remain in Operation Two Months After Police Raids

CardsChat News - June 26th, 2019
When the Houston Police Department raided two area poker clubs in May, the hope was that the crackdown would send a message to other operators. But nearly two months later, […]
Spartan Fighting to Set Indian Online Poker Record

Spartan Fighting to Set Indian Online Poker Record

Daniel Smyth - June 24th, 2019
Indian online poker site Spartan Poker is re-raising the bar just months after running the richest tournament series in the country’s history. Following on from the successful India Online Poker […]
Partypoker Defends Decision to Protect Newbies from Evil HUDs

Partypoker Defends Decision to Protect Newbies from Evil HUDs

Daniel Smyth - June 24th, 2019
Partypoker has defended its recent software update following pressure from some sectors of the community. After a software update on June, during which the ability to store hand histories locally […]
Partypoker Switching to 100 Big Blind Minimum Buy-In at Cash Game Tables

Partypoker Switching to 100 Big Blind Minimum Buy-In at Cash Game Tables

CardsChat News - June 18th, 2019
Partypoker hasn’t been shy about changing its software as of late, with most of the changes seemingly designed to protect recreational players. Now, a further change is on the horizon […]
WSOP International Circuit Schedule Set as Tournament Boom Takes Hold

WSOP International Circuit Schedule Set as Tournament Boom Takes Hold

Daniel Smyth - June 18th, 2019
The World Series of Poker (WSOP) may be setting records in Las Vegas but the company already has its sights set on Europe. After launching its International Circuit tour in […]
Hold’em Manager Representative Blasts Partypoker Plan to Eliminate Hand Histories

Hold’em Manager Representative Blasts Partypoker Plan to Eliminate Hand Histories

CardsChat News - June 12th, 2019
A representative for Hold’em Manager, the popular online poker tracking software program, took to the Two Plus Two forums earlier this week to blast Partypoker for its decision to stop […]
Delaware Poker Players Facing Limited Options as Dover Downs Downsizes

Delaware Poker Players Facing Limited Options as Dover Downs Downsizes

Daniel Smyth - June 10th, 2019
Delaware poker players have been dealt a blow after Dover Downs recently closed its selection of gaming tables. Announced at the start of June, the move will see the venue’s […]
Partypoker KOs More Poker Bots as Battle for Supremacy Continues

Partypoker KOs More Poker Bots as Battle for Supremacy Continues

Daniel Smyth - June 10th, 2019
Partypoker is taking the fight to its rivals by knocking out 42 poker bots during its latest assault on illegal gaming activity. Part of its new series of security updates, […]