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Tag: Online Poker

PokerStars Announces Schedule for 2014 World Championship of Online Poker

PokerStars unveiled the schedule for the 2014 World Championship of Online Poker, featuring 66 events and $40 million in guarantees.

Alex "Alexomoon" Luneau Wins $450,000 in Two Days; Viktor Blom Down $750,000 in August

The week started with some very solid action at the nosebleed tables on Full Tilt, with France's Alex "Alexonmoon" Luneau winning $458,365.

The Montreal Festival Rebrands as PokerStars Pulls Out from the Event

Scheduled between August 22 and September 3, the Montreal Poker Festival will still take place at the Playground Poker Club in Montreal, Canada, as previously planned.

bwin.party Director of Poker Jeffrey Haas: "We Almost Committed Genericide"

Bwin.party Director of Poker Jeffrey Haas speaks about the company's brand changes and the product's ability to resonate with players.

Last 42 Days to Apply For a Poker License In The UK

Poker rooms interested to continue to offer their products to customers in the United Kingdom will have to apply for a specific gambling license by Sept. 16, and then pay a 15 percent tax on all profits derived from UK-based players.

UK PokerNews Round-Up: Live Title for Chung, Big Weekend For Peers, and More

The UK PokerNews Round-up gives you the chance to catch up with all things poker-related that have happened in the UK & Ireland during the past seven days.

It's Official: Amaya Completes the Acquisition of PokerStars and Full Tilt

Amaya Gaming has announced the completion of the acquisition of PokerStars and Full Tilt.

The FTOPS XXVI Are Back On Sunday with $4.5 Million in Guarantees

FTOPS XXVI returns Sunday, August 3 with $4,500,000 in total guarantees.

The Online Railbird Report: "Sanlker" Steamrolls His Way to Massive $1.4 Million Win

"Sanlker" steamrolls his way to a $1.4 million win, while Viktor "Isildur1" Blom won $397K on Full Tilt Poker. Over one PokerStars, "noobmare" won $227K.

The $7,000,000 Guaranteed WCOOP Challenge Series Starts Today on PokerStars

The series, which include nine different events split over the weekend, feature a hefty $ 7,000,000 total prize pool and nine tickets to the 2014 WCOOP Main Event.

Paddy Power Notifies Customers of Massive Data Breach

The good news is that the breach did not include financial information such as credit or debit card details, or account passwords.

Scientific Games Announces $5.1 Billion Deal to Acquire Bally Technologies

Scientific Games has announced a $5.1 billion deal to acquire Bally Technologies.

Top Six Villas To Book To Celebrate Your EPT Barcelona Trip!

Check out these six villa options for luxurious ways to spend your time in Barcelona during the first stop of the upcoming European Poker Tour season.

Amaya Shareholders Approve Financing of PokerStars Acquisition

Amaya shareholders approve financing of the Rational Group acquisition.

Portugal To Launch Regulated Gambling Market By the End of 2014

Portugal's upcoming regulated gambling market is set to become operative by the end of 2014, as the Portuguese national parliament gave the green light.

Amaya's Stocks Hit 52-Week High After PokerStars Takeover Receives Green Light

The financial markets gave their blessing to the $4.9 billion deal between Amaya Gaming Group Inc. and the Rational Group Ldt. as the value of Amaya's stocks (AYA) reached their all time high in 52 weeks at the Toronto Stocks Exchange on Tuesday.

First Billion-Chip Pot Hits Full Tilt Play Money Tables

Although the action at the play money tables can not really be compared with the real money ones, the way the hand developed shows how things seem to be getting pretty serious also at the "for fun" version of the poker room.

BlogNews Weekly: Do You Need a Crystal Ball to See Into the Future?

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

Online Poker Operators Approved to Share Player Pools in Nevada

Nevada Gaming commission (NGC) has granted final approval for CIE and Treasure Island to combine their player pools on 888’s All American Poker Network.

French and Latvian Regulators Discuss Consumer Protection And Gray-Area Operators

"The comparison of the two markets, "ARJEL writes, "did not allow the different parties to find many points in common because of their different nature in terms of structure, supply and taxation."

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