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How the Moneymaker Effect Continued to Change Poker This Year
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How the Moneymaker Effect Continued to Change Poker This Year

December 27th, 2014 | by Jason Reynolds
The Moneymaker Effect, the legendary run by amateur Chris Moneymaker at the 2003 World Series of Poker, forever changed the game. The following year, Greg Raymer, another amateur, won the $5 million final table prize. Now a...
Online Poker: Can It Survive in the United States?
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Online Poker: Can It Survive in the United States?

December 26th, 2014 | by Brian Corlisse
Since online poker dealt its first hand in the United States on New Year’s Day back in 1998, the game’s journey has been as unpredictable as the flop. From legality challenges and political hurdles, to dwindling...
Partypoker New Jersey to Implement Wait List Solution
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Partypoker New Jersey to Implement Wait List Solution

December 23rd, 2014 | by Brian Corlisse
The Partypoker New Jersey online poker room has been one of the most popular regulated choices for players in the state. Still, there has been one noticeably absent feature: wait lists for players who want to reserve a seat at a...
Kentucky Senator Pre-Files Anti-Online Gambling Bill
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Kentucky Senator Pre-Files Anti-Online Gambling Bill

December 22nd, 2014 | by Jason Reynolds
Another anti-online poker activist has made a move to outlaw the practice of placing bets online with a new bill entitled “BR 229”. Devised and submitted by Kentucky Senator Mike Wilson (R-Bowling Green), BR 299 seeks...
Twitch TV provides PR boost for Bovada
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Twitch TV provides PR boost for Bovada

December 20th, 2014 | by Greg Shaun
The advent of social media channels such as Twitch TV has given rise to a number of interesting streaming opportunities over the past few months. From poker lessons by likes of Jason Somerville and Felix Schneiders, to...
New Jersey Online Poker Revenues Continue to Flounder
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New Jersey Online Poker Revenues Continue to Flounder

December 17th, 2014 | by Kaycee James
New Jersey online poker revenues hit an all-time low in November, marking the third straight monthly decline for the state’s Internet poker market. Overall, the state’s remaining sites took in $1,877,603 million,...
PokerStars Equity Display Added to Client
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PokerStars Equity Display Added to Client

December 16th, 2014 | by Jason Reynolds
A new PokerStars equity display has been added for players on the .com site, a move that has yet again stoked controversy over the recent actions taken by the company. While this change itself is regarded as minor by most players...
Anonymous Poker Tables Give Bigger Edges to Strong Players, Study Finds
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Anonymous Poker Tables Give Bigger Edges to Strong Players, Study Finds

December 16th, 2014 | by Jason Reynolds
Anonymous poker tables have been used by online poker sites as a way to partially protect recreational players from professionals and other sharks that might be using tracking software or heads-up displays (HUDs) that display...
Winning Poker Network $1 Million Guaranteed Disrupted by Hackers
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Winning Poker Network $1 Million Guaranteed Disrupted by Hackers

December 15th, 2014 | by Greg Shaun
The Winning Poker Network’s (WPN) bold attempt to stage the biggest online poker tournament available to US players since the departure of PokerStars and Full Tilt lay in ruins on Sunday night and may have been derailed by a...
DDOS Attack on Online Gaming Site Knocks Sweden Offline
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DDOS Attack on Online Gaming Site Knocks Sweden Offline

December 12th, 2014 | by Kaycee James
Online poker players were out of luck as a massive DDOS attack on an unnamed Internet gaming site knocked most of Sweden offline this week. The attack, the scale of which has seldom been seen before, crippled Sweden’s largest...