Tag: Online Poker

Amaya Gaming's Stock Price Soars After Approval To Offer Services in New Jersey

Amaya's stock price soars following company's approval to operate in New Jersey.

Full Tilt Poker Claims Said To Pay $5.7 Million Back To Players "Within Weeks"

According to the Executive Director of the Poker Players Alliance John Pappas, Full Tilt Claims for $5.7 million will be sent to players during the next weeks.

Isabelle Mercier Joins Tonybet Poker, Launches Strategy Series on PokerNews

Isabelle Mercier recently joined Tonybet Poker as an Ambassador and also is providing Open Face Chinese (OFC) poker strategy advice in an ongoing series on PokerNews.

Check Out the Sunday Majors at 888poker Including September's Big Winners

Sundays are super-sized on 888poker, with many tournaments boasting big prize pools including The $150,000 Mega Deep and the $100,000 Sunday Challenge.

The Online Railbird Report: Jens Kyllönen Becomes PokerStars' Biggest Nosebleed Winner

This week Jens "Jeans89" Kyllönen set a record by becoming the biggest tracked winner in PokerStars nosebleed games since 2010.

Resorts Casino Hotel Weighs in on PokerStars Receiving Approval from New Jersey DGE

Resorts Casino Hotel believes PokerStars' approval will help the casino diversify and establish the as a leader in the New Jersey market.

Professional Magician Mai Jie Wins 2015 Boyaa Poker Tournament for $113,628

Mai Jie topped a field of 298 entrants to win the 2015 Boyaa Poker Tournament (BPT) for $113,628.

PokerStars Targets Recreational Players With New "Common Cents" Series

PokerStars Common Cents poker festival runs Oct. 5-11 and features 14 tournaments all under $1 with at least $250,000 in guaranteed prizes to be awarded.

Microgaming Introduces Rake Changes to Create "A Better Overall Experience"

Microgaming is now allowing players to change their screen names every 30 days or every 1,000 real-money hands played.

The MPN Poker Tour Plans January Visit to Montesino Casino in Vienna, Austria

The Microgaming Poker Network (MPN) recently announced that its first stop of 2016 MPN Poker Tour will take place from Jan. 21-24 in Vienna, Austria.

PokerStars Announces Changes That Will Restrict Various Third-Party Software

PokerStars has announced changes to its policy which will restrict or prohibit many third-party poker software and other tools.

888poker Begins Operations in Denmark; Slated to Join International Player Pool

888poker, the world's second-largest online poker site, is now officially operating in Denmark, one of Europe's healthiest online gambling market.

Five Thoughts: PokerStars Approved To Return To the United States

In this week's Five Thoughts, Mo Nuwwarah takes a look at PokerStars' approval in New Jersey, the WCOOP, WSOP Europe, and more.

partypoker Set to Make Changes to Level the Playing Field

In the coming weeks, partypoker is making updates to its software that will stop the use of third party software.

PokerStars Approved by New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement To Return to U.S.

The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement has authorized Amaya to operate the PokerStars and Full Tilt brands in New Jersey.

Discover South Africa's Poker Scene with Ashlee de Lange

Discover the poker scene in South Africa with Ashlee de Lange.

The New Jersey Online Poker Briefing: "flabbergast" and "youdontknow" Win Big

It was another exciting week for online poker in New Jersey. Check out the biggest tournament winners and latest industry news.

Four-Way Chop in WCOOP Main Event Leaves "Coenaldinho7" with Title and $1.3 Million

The 2015 WCOOP $5,200 Main Event saw Belgium's "Coenaldinho7" become online poker's tournament king claiming $1.3 million as part of a four-way deal. At the close of the 2015 WCOOP...

Calvin Anderson Wins Record Eighth COOP Title, WCOOP Main Event Update & Much More

Calvin "cal42688" Anderson ties a record over the weekend with Shaun "shaundeeb" Deeb for the most COOP championships with eight in total.

Top Poker Executives to Discuss Future of Online Industry Behind Closed Doors

A secret meeting has been called by the GPI that'll see the most influential people in world of online poker sit down and discuss the future.