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Tag: Online Poker

Niklas “ragen70” Heinecker Online Poker's Biggest Winner of 2013; Gus Hansen Drops $8.4 Million

Niklas “ragen70” Heinecker finished as the biggest online winner of 2013 with $6,190,599 in profit. Here's the year in review.

48 Suspects Arrested in Malaysian Internet Gambling Raid

An online gambling raid in Malaysia resulted in the arrest of 48 suspects on New Year's Eve.

Inside Gaming: Macau Crushes 2013, Borgata COO Talks Online Gaming, and More

Inside Gaming takes a look at Macau's terrific 2013, where gaming revenues soared to $45.2 billion - a 19-percent increase from 2012.

Year in Review: 2013 Online Poker Legislation in the U.S.

PokerNews' Matthew Kredell takes a look back at the online poker legislation that took place in the U.S. in 2013.

PokerStars Won't Abandon Pursuit of Online Poker in U.S.

PokerStars will continue its pursuit of online poker in the U.S. Issues Short-Handed Rewards for January launches new promotion for January to award double Action Player Points for those playing short-handed cash games.

partypoker Launches Mobile App in New Jersey

Partypoker launched a new online poker mobile app in New Jersey.

Shane "shaniac" Schleger and PokerStars Team Online Part Ways

After three years Shane "shaniac" Schleger has decided to part ways with PokerStars Team Online.

More Than 125,000 Online Gambling Accounts Created in New Jersey

New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement says that more than 125,000 online gambling accounts have been created since the Nov. 26 launch.

Research Study Shows California Online Poker Market Could Be Worth Nearly $400 Million

Recent research study shows California online poker market could be worth up to nearly $400 million in 10th year.

Play Three Exciting Open-Face Chinese Poker Variants on Tonybet!

Play Three Exciting OFC Poker Variants on Tonybet!

Top 10 Stories of 2013: #4, Full Tilt Poker Repayment in the U.S.

PokerNews' No. 4 story of 2013 is the Full Tilt Poker Remission process in the United States.

Tony G Exclusive: "With TonyBet Poker I Gave Players What They Wanted"

One week after turning 40 years old, Tony G sits down with PokerNews to discuss his new open-face Chinese poker site, his plans to run in European Parliament, and business.

The Online Railbird Report: “samrostan” Wins $912,000; Galfond Drops $620,000

For the second week in a row, “samrostan” finished as the week’s biggest winner up $912,134, while Phil Galfond dropped $620,888.

PokerNews Guide To Bitcoin, Pt. 3: The Cons of Bitcoin in Online Poker

In the final Part 3 of the PokerNews Poker Player's Guide To Bitcoin, author Michael Friedman looks at the disadvantages of Bitcoin to online poker.

World Series of Poker Announces 2014 Dates

The 2014 World Series of Poker will run from May 27-July 14. Dates for the Millionaire Maker, One Drop, and Main Event announced.

POLL: 65% of Americans Support Legalization of Online Poker in U.S.

A recent poll shows that 65% of Americans support the legalization of online poker in the U.S.

Wynn Resorts, Station Casinos Join American Gaming Association

Wynn Resorts, Station Casinos and Churchill Downs are the latest companies to join the American Gaming Association.

French Parliament Rules Against European Shared Liquidity

French National Assembly rejects an amendment to allow for shared liquidity in Europe: "We do not want to turn online poker into an uncontrollable ogre."

PokerStars Introducing Zoom-Only High-Stakes Games to "Remove Predatory Environment"

Beginning Jan. 1, PokerStars will be replacing high-stakes NLHE and PLO games with Zoom Poker player pools on a trial basis.