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Cristiano Ronaldo & Neymar Jr Star in New PokerStars Social Media  and TV Spots, But Will They Work?
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Cristiano Ronaldo & Neymar Jr Star in New PokerStars Social Media and TV Spots, But Will They Work?

August 4th, 2015 | by Jason Reynolds
Say “Cristiano Ronaldo” and “Neymar Jr” to their multimillions of fans, and you will probably get an adoring response. That’s what PokerStars, for whom both soccer superstars are now brand...
Partypoker Eliminates Withdrawal Fees After Players Speak Out
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Partypoker Eliminates Withdrawal Fees After Players Speak Out

August 3rd, 2015 | by Kaycee James
Partypoker players withdrawing funds from their bankrolls will no longer incur fees when using nearly all available options including the popular MasterCard, Visa, and PayPal methods. The change in terms comes after partypoker...
Software Upgrade at 888poker to Tackle Disconnect Issues
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Software Upgrade at 888poker to Tackle Disconnect Issues

August 2nd, 2015 | by Brian Corlisse
Following a spate of network disruptions, 888poker has installed a new “pause tournament” feature to help eliminate further problems for tournament grinders. Throughout July the site has suffered a number of technical...
Bwin.Party Investor Says GVC Needs To Raise Bid
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Bwin.Party Investor Says GVC Needs To Raise Bid

August 1st, 2015 | by Kaycee James
Bwin.party has issued 825 million ordinary shares of stock, and Jason Ader, along with his investors through his hedge fund SpringOwl Asset Management, oversees more than five percent of them, making him the second-largest...
Amaya Looks to Dissolve Debt, Releases Strong Q2 Expectations
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Amaya Looks to Dissolve Debt, Releases Strong Q2 Expectations

July 30th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
Amaya has $800 million in outstanding debts incurred from its $4.9 billion acquisition of PokerStars and Full Tilt Poker in June 2014, but the company says it plans to repay approximately $575 million of that total before the end...
Full Tilt Ends Table Selection, Removes Heads-Up Games
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Full Tilt Ends Table Selection, Removes Heads-Up Games

July 29th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
Full Tilt has always had a reputation of being the more outlandish little brother to the straight-laced PokerStars, often launching unique features and offbeat game formats well before they appear at more traditional poker sites....
Neymar Jr Wins $100K for His Charity in Brazil
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Neymar Jr Wins $100K for His Charity in Brazil

July 28th, 2015 | by Brian Corlisse
Neymar Jr’s first official poker engagement as a PokerStars brand ambassador has resulted in a $100,000 win, according to recent reports. The Brazilian soccer superstar, who currently plays for Barcelona FC, signed with...
GVC Holdings Ups Bwin.party Bid to $1.55 Billion, Dwarfing 888 Current Offer
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GVC Holdings Ups Bwin.party Bid to $1.55 Billion, Dwarfing 888 Current Offer

July 27th, 2015 | by Jason Reynolds
GVC Holdings has dropped Amaya and found new creditors to increase its bid to $1.55 billion for rival bwin.party, even though the latter gambling company had already agreed to a $1.4 billion offer from 888 Holdings. GVC’s...
Online MIT Course Teaches Poker Theory for Free
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Online MIT Course Teaches Poker Theory for Free

July 25th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
Have you ever wished you could pick up a poker major at your local university? That’s still an unlikely dream, but there is at least one course on poker that is now open to everyone in the world, as long as they’re willing to...
PokerStars Super High Roller to Set Highest Online Tournament Buy-In
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PokerStars Super High Roller to Set Highest Online Tournament Buy-In

July 20th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
PokerStars is inching closer to taking the live high roller events that have quickly grown in popularity over the last several years to the online market, announcing its Super High Roller on September 20th will feature an...