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Tag: Full Tilt Poker

Korea Shuts Down All Facebook Games In Attempt To Regulate Social Gambling

No more Facebook games for citizens of South Korea, as the country has blocked all social casino games as well as titles like Candy Crush and Farmville.

Five Thoughts: The Seminole Hard Rock Misses the $10 Million Guarantee and More

Five Thoughts examines the missed guarantee at the Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open, the drama with the super high roller, and more.

The Full Tilt Poker MiniFTOPS Returns Sept. 7 With a $1.4 Million Prize Pool

Play for a share of at least $1.4 million in the Full Tilt Poker MiniFTOPS from Sept. 7 to Sept. 21.

BlogNews Weekly: Viktor Blom and Gus Hansen Get Ready for the Challenge

Each week, PokerNews brings you insight into the happenings at major poker sites including PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker and partypoker.

Latvia's Gambling Regulator Accuses Lobbies to Have Slowed Down The Gambling Reform

Latvia's online gaming regulator speaks about the Internet blacklist and unveils plans for a possible reform in October.

Greek Gaming Monopoly OPAP Records Growth Despite Retroactive €21.6m Tax Bill

Greek gaming monopoly, OPAP, beats analyst's forecasts despite being levied a €21.6 million retroactive tax bill.

Viktor Blom and Gus Hansen to Battle in "Heads Up Showdown" at Full Tilt Poker

On Sept. 14, Viktor Blom and Gus Hansen will engage in a best-of-three heads-up battle at Full Tilt Poker for $50,000.

BlogNews Weekly: Gus Hansen Wins Again; Battling Addictions; and 10 Early Tourney Tips

Each week, PokerNews brings you insight into the happenings at major poker sites including PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker and partypoker.

The Online Railbird Report: Ruthenberg and Blom Win Big; Hansen's Bad Year Continues

Sebastian Ruthenberg and Viktor Blom both banked more than $500K on the virtual felts this week. Meanwhile, Gus Hansen lost $457K.

Rational Group Enters Agreement to Utilize Quickspin's Casino Games at Full Tilt

Casino game provider Quickspin enters an agreement with the Rational Group to offer its complete portfolio of casino games to Full Tilt.

Mark "dipthrong" Herm Earns Full Tilt Black Card Sponsorship with FTOPS Leaderboard Win

Mark "dipthrong" Herm won the FTOPS XXVI leaderboard competition for a four-month Black Card Sponsorship. Herm catted with PokerNews about the honor.

Viktor "Islidur1" Blom Ends Downswing, Wins Almost $1 Million in 24 Hours

Viktor "Islidur1" Blom ends his 30-day downswing recording almost $1 million in profits in under 24 hours.

Amaya CEO Discusses Return of PokerStars and Full Tilt Poker to the U.S.

Amaya CEO David Baazov on the return of PokerStars and Full Tilt Poker to the US: "We do not have a crystal ball."

Australian Player Hits $69,000 Jackpot at Full Tilt's Sit-and-Go Tables

"All4AA" turns $50 into $69,000 at the new jackpot tables on Full Tilt.

BlogNews Weekly: Gus Hansen's Big Day, Triple COOP Contenders, How to Beat TAG Players

Each week, PokerNews brings you insight into the happenings at major poker sites including PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker and partypoker.

The Sunday Briefing: Espen Sørlie Chops Sunday Million and FTOPS Main Event for $312K

Espen "Sh4wshank" Sørlie made the final table of the PokerStars Sunday Million and FTOPS Main Event at the same time, ultimately chopping both for more than $300,000!

The Online Railbird Report: Mikael “punting-peddler” Thuritz Biggest Winner with $491K

Mikael “punting-peddler” Thuritz was the week's biggest winner with $491K in profit, while Dan "jungleman12" Cates was close behind with $456K.

Sergio Aído Gets Ready for EPT Barcelona: "Motivation is Higher When You Play at Home"

In an interview with PokerNews, Spanish poker pro Sergio Aído shares his plans for EPT Barcelona and defends Spanish poker players.

Five Thoughts: California Bills Die, The Poker Hall of Fame, WPT and GPI, and More

Five Thoughts examines the two bills that fell short in California, the Poker Hall of Fame nomination process, and more.

BlogNews Weekly: Liv Boeree and the Mind Control Freaks

Each week, PokerNews brings you insight into the happenings at major poker sites including PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker and partypoker.

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