Poker

WSOP Positioned To Dethrone Zynga In Social Poker Market
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WSOP Positioned To Dethrone Zynga In Social Poker Market

May 25th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
The 46th Annual World Series of Poker (WSOP) gets underway this week, but the social WSOP mobile app is making some headlines of its own as a new report suggests the platform will overtake Zynga Poker as the market leader in...
PokerStars Refuses To Ban Controversial Player-Assistance Software 
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PokerStars Refuses To Ban Controversial Player-Assistance Software 

May 25th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
New player-assistance software being used by a smattering of players to beat high stakes heads-up sit and gos has been criticized this week, with calls for PokerStars to ban the program. The spotlight has fallen, in particular,...
Russian Online Poker Site Pokerdom Strips Game Down to Its Basics with Hot Models
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Russian Online Poker Site Pokerdom Strips Game Down to Its Basics with Hot Models

May 24th, 2015 | by Brian Corlisse
Russian-facing pokersite Pokerdom is proving that no matter how cold it may be there, time-honored credos of advertising are universal. The old saying that “sex sells” appears to be one that the Russian online poker...
WPTPoker Closing On June 3rd
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WPTPoker Closing On June 3rd

May 23rd, 2015 | by Brian Corlisse
WPTPoker.com has announced that they will be closing shop on June 3, a move the site says is “in line with ongoing company strategy.” The closure is not expected to cause problems for players with cash on the site, as...
California Online Poker Hearing Mostly A Dud
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California Online Poker Hearing Mostly A Dud

May 22nd, 2015 | by Kaycee James
If California is to regulate online poker, it will take a number of hearings, votes, and debates before it will finally happen. And while there may be some exciting moments along the way, we shouldn’t expect fireworks at every...
Chris Moorman Wins 25th Triple Crown Of Career
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Chris Moorman Wins 25th Triple Crown Of Career

May 22nd, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
Chris Moorman may just be the greatest online tournament poker player of all time, and he continues to prove it to this day. Not only did Moorman accomplish one of the most revered feats in tournament poker for the 25th time last...
Sheldon Adelson Beware, Pennsylvanians Want Legalized Online Gambling
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Sheldon Adelson Beware, Pennsylvanians Want Legalized Online Gambling

May 21st, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
Sheldon Adelson isn’t your typical 81-year-old. Though he could easily retire, the man worth $30 billion is on a crusade to make Internet betting illegal, but a new poll claims the overwhelming majority of residents, at...
Online Poker Left Out of UKGC Gambling Trends Study
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Online Poker Left Out of UKGC Gambling Trends Study

May 21st, 2015 | by Kaycee James
The UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) breakdown of gambling trends across the country has just been released and online poker didn’t even score a mention. Despite making up around 19 percent of the UK’s £2.83 billion...
Viktor Blom To Stream 10-Hour Session On Twitch
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Viktor Blom To Stream 10-Hour Session On Twitch

May 20th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
Viktor Blom (better known to many as “Isildur1”) has a reputation as one of poker’s greatest gamblers, a man who is willing to take on anyone at any stakes and doesn’t shy away at the prospect of losing a million dollars...
Mississippi Unlikely To See Online Poker Anytime Soon
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Mississippi Unlikely To See Online Poker Anytime Soon

May 20th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
Mississippi online poker was never something that supporters had really hoped to push through the state legislature this year, so it wasn’t much of a surprise when a bill to regulate the game died quickly earlier this year....