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Business & Industry, 7 months ago

PokerStars Exits The Australian Market

The lights are went out for online poker all across Australia when the last remaining online poker providers turned off their server rooms.

Business & Industry, 7 months ago

IRS Data Mining Could Snare Unwary Poker Players

Recent report on the IRS using data-mining algorithms to search social media could see poker players come under increased scrutiny by tax authorities.

Business & Industry, 7 months ago

HEROcoin - Herosphere's ICO Tailor-Made for E-sports Betting

E-sports fantasy site Herosphere announced initial coin offerings for their own cryptocurrency -HEROcoin.

Business & Industry, 7 months ago

Betsson CEO Ulrik Bengtsson Steps Down

Bengtsson has announced that he and the Swedish gaming company are parting ways effective immediately.

Business & Industry, 7 months ago

Fedor Holz Signs With PartyPoker

Holz expressed his excitement for the future plans of his new employer, which is yet another reason for the fans to start paying close attention to PartyPoker.

Business & Industry, 7 months ago

The 500 Club Casino Reopens After Chip Controversy

The California cardroom, which was closed down two weeks ago, has been told they will be allowed to resume their gambling activities.

Business & Industry, 7 months ago

888 Hit With $10million Fine for Failing Vulnerable Gamblers

More than 7000 customers who had voluntarily banned themselves from gambling were still able to access their accounts.

Business & Industry, 7 months ago

Good Week for Cryptocurrencies as New Bank Launches and Malta Looks To Legalize

Recent efforts to ‘future-proof the industry’ include a white paper suggesting that some cryptocurrencies be allowed as payment methods.

Business & Industry, 7 months ago

Calvin Ayre Digs Deeper Into Bitcoin With Acquisition of

Calvin Ayre has once again been making headlines, this time for acquiring, a news site that focuses on cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin.

Business & Industry, 7 months ago

China Prohibits Overseas Investments In The Gambling Industry

The status of several casino developments around the world are under a cloud this week after China tightened its rules on outbound foreign investment.

Business & Industry, 7 months ago

CA Poker Room Shut Down For Not Having Enough Cash To Cover Chips

A California cardroom has been closed down amid claims that its owners did not have enough money to cover the chips-in-use.

Business & Industry, 8 months ago

NJ Lottery Poker Game Pulled Following Confusion Over Hand Rankings

The New Jersey Lottery has discontinued the sale of the High Card Poker instant game due to player misunderstanding of the game’s win scenarios.

Business & Industry, 8 months ago

Westgate Las Vegas Opens New Poker Room After a 2 Year Closure

The latest poker room to offer players an ‘intimate poker experience’ has taken over what was formerly the ‘Fan Cave’ for sportsbook fans.

Business & Industry, 8 months ago

Fisticuffs Erupt Over Zohair Karim’s Scamming?

Word on the street is that the recent Zohair Karim scamming scandal resulted in a bit of ‘parking-lot dancing’ between two pros, Nick Pama and Aaron Massey.

Business & Industry, 8 months ago

PokerStars CEO: Pro Poker Players Are a Problem

While the company has historically used poker pros as a marketing tool, now it sees them as a danger to the PokerStars' ecosystem.

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Casino Barcelona Confirms Extended Sponsorship Agreement with PokerStars

Casino Barcelona has announced it has further strengthened its partnership with PokerStars, with the sponsorship of the casino’s CEP.

Promos 7 months ago

PokerStars Power Up Game Set for Release

Promos 9 months ago

Top 5 Sports Stars Who Play Poker

Promos 1 year ago

4 Tips that will Make You a Better Poker Player

Promos 1 year ago

Guide to 3 Card Poker