Ines Slatinac

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Joined PokerTube December 2014

Ines is a Journalism student with many interests, poker being one of these. Her passion to learn and develop her horizons make her a valuable contributor to the site's content.

Articles by Ines Slatinac

Taj Mahal Gets to Keep Trump Name

BIG:D;onald Trump and his daughter Ivanka have agreed to drop the lawsuit which would remove their name from the troubled casino after they had reached the deal with Carl Icahn, a billionaire

Initial Period for .Poker Domain Registrations Underway

BIG:A;filias, the world’s second largest domain registry, announced yesterday that the landrush period for new .Poker (dot - poker) generic top level domain names has begun. All interested

Lower Threshold on Casino Winnings Proposed by the IRS

BIG:T;he Internal Revenue Service has proposed a change under IRS regulations in order to lower the reporting amounts for casino customers who play slot machines, bingo and keno. A possible change

Co-creator of The Simpsons Sam Simon Loses his Battle with Cancer

BIG:S;am Simon, a nine-time Emmy award winner, co- creator of The Simpsons, and a well-known poker player, died on Sunday in his apartment in LA after a long battle with cancer. In late 2012,

Poker Week in Pictures - Stay Cool and Take the Prizes

American Poker AwardsThe American Poker Awards were the big story of the past week. A lot of familiar faces made their appearances, some walked away with prizes, some will have to wait the next award

Leonie Granger Admits to Robbing Mehmet Hassan but Denies Murder Charges

BIG:L;eonie Granger, 25, has admitted her part in a robbery of professional poker player Mehmet Hassan, but denied any knowledge of the plans to murder him.Leonie and Mehmet met at the Mayfair Casino

First Licensed Casino Dealer School Opens in New York

BIG:T;he first licensed casino-dealer school, founded by Wendy Rubin, has opened its doors in January 2015 after several months of preparation. Rubin saw an opportunity for this kind of business when

Bet365 to be Sued by Australian Regulatory Body

BIG:B;et 365, one of the leading online gaming groups based in UK, has been taken to court by Australian Competition and Consumer Commission after accusing online gaming operator for making

Card Cheat Facing Possible Prison Sentence

BIG:U;nemployed 61-year old Mihai Lacatos, was able to cheat numerous casinos across the UK by leaving dents on the cards. Romanian National is also responsible for entering casinos that he has been

Fourth Casino License to be Awarded in New York

BIG:T;he Gaming Facility Board in New York voted to reopen the bidding process for a new casino in the state's Southern Tier region. On the same day the decision was reached, the board released an

Drastic Fall in Macau Casino Revenue

BIG:G;aming revenue of the world’s biggest gambling empire has fell for 49% in February as China kept wealthy high-stakes players away from Macau during the Lunar New Year holiday period. February

New Headset to Improve Your Playing Skills?

BIG:T;he Emotiv brain scanning device could help poker players to understand their mind, refine their skills and reduce tells - at least according to the developers. A high tech headset that

Caesars Interest in Ohio Casinos Purchased by Rock Ohio Ventures

BIG:C;aesars Entertainment Corp. has reached the deal with Dan Gilbert’s Rock Ohio Ventures and as a result Caesars sold its 20% interest in three Ohio casinos. Rock Gaming chairman, Dan Gilbert,

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APT Cambodia to be Cancelled to Avoid Overlapping with APPT Macau

BIG:A;PT Cambodia which was scheduled to take place May 26th to June 3rd 2015 will be cancelled according to the CEO of Asian Poker Tour Jeff Mann. Sudden change to the PokerStars schedule has

Straub Buys Revel for $82 Million

BIG:G;lenn Straub has finally signed a deal to buy Atlantic City’s Revel Casino for $82m. After tormented months of legal proceedings, owners of the property have restructured a deal to sell the