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New Jersey Online Poker to Benefit from Cross-State Player Sharing
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New Jersey Online Poker to Benefit from Cross-State Player Sharing

October 16th, 2017 | by Kaycee James
New Jersey online poker has entered a new chapter in its evolution thanks to a player sharing pact with Nevada and Delaware. Following months of talks and speculation, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has announced that the...
Absolute Poker’s Scott Tom Spends Just One Week in Jail
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Absolute Poker’s Scott Tom Spends Just One Week in Jail

October 11th, 2017 | by Jason Reynolds
Absolute Poker founder Scott Tom has been released from jail and taken a one-way trip back to the US after spending just one week behind bars. Tom was initially charged with operating an illegal online betting site back in 2011....
ARJEL Exec Confident Poker Sharing Deal Will be Complete by 2018   
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ARJEL Exec Confident Poker Sharing Deal Will be Complete by 2018  

September 13th, 2017 | by Jason Reynolds
A liquidity sharing network involving ARJEL and some of its European counterparts could be live by the first half of 2018 according to Clement Martin-Saint-Leon. Speaking at the recent World Regulatory Briefing in London,...
UKGC Charges 888 $10 Million for a Breach of Its Licensing Conditions
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UKGC Charges 888 $10 Million for a Breach of Its Licensing Conditions

September 1st, 2017 | by Kaycee James
888 Holdings Plc, the company in charge of 888poker, has been fined a record $10 million for failing to comply with the UK Gambling Commission’s (UKGC) player protection guidelines. Following reports that 888poker and its...
PokerGo to Stream World Poker Tour Action to International Audiences   
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PokerGo to Stream World Poker Tour Action to International Audiences  

August 23rd, 2017 | by Kaycee James
PokerGo and the World Poker Tour (WPT) have agreed a deal that will see some of the world’s leading poker tournaments streamed online. In the wake of the WPT’s opening event of season 16 at Choctaw Casino Resort, the...
Social Gaming App to Diversify PokerStars’ Portfolio
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Social Gaming App to Diversify PokerStars’ Portfolio

August 21st, 2017 | by Kaycee James
PokerStars is aiming to gain some traction in the social gaming market which is predicted to be worth $17.4 billion in the next two years. Announced on August 18, the new mobile app will give players access to a variety of...
PokerStars WCOOP to Feature More Value with Low Stakes Schedule   
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PokerStars WCOOP to Feature More Value with Low Stakes Schedule  

August 18th, 2017 | by Jason Reynolds
PokerStars’ World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP) is back and this time around there’s something for low stakes players as well as pros. When the latest incarnation of PokerStars’ WCOOP gets underway on...
Q2 Report Shows Poker is Losing Influence at PokerStars
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Q2 Report Shows Poker is Losing Influence at PokerStars

August 9th, 2017 | by Jason Reynolds
PokerStars’ parent company, The Stars Group Inc., has seen its Q2 revenue increase by 6.8 percent to $305.3 million despite a drop in poker revenue. The latest set of Q2 financials from The Stars Group show that online...
Glitch Gives 888poker Players a Sneak Preview of Flopomania
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Glitch Gives 888poker Players a Sneak Preview of Flopomania

August 7th, 2017 | by Kaycee James
888poker showed its hand a little too soon after a technical glitch mistakenly added its latest creation, Flopomania, to the lobby before it was ready. According to 888poker forum user camelto5, the new game appeared in the lobby...
Online Betting in France is on the Upswing Thanks to Women
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Online Betting in France is on the Upswing Thanks to Women

May 26th, 2017 | by Kaycee James
French online betting is experiencing an upswing with Q1 revenue hitting record highs thanks to more females anteing up. According to ARJEL’s latest revenue report, online sports betting revenue was up by 23 percent from...