Online Poker News

Online Poker in New Jersey Gets Green Light for 11/26

Online Poker in New Jersey Gets Green Light for 11/26

Regulators have confirmed that online poker in New Jersey will become a reality from Tuesday 26 November, subject to a satisfactory period of “soft play”.

PokerStars Plans to Build $10 Million Poker Room in Resorts

PokerStars Plans to Build $10 Million Poker Room in Resorts

The online poker behemoth PokerStars would begin construction of a $10 million poker room as soon as it acquired a gaming license in the Garden State.

Merge Gaming Changes VIP Structure

Merge Gaming Changes VIP Structure

Select skins on the Merge Gaming network are implementing to only offer three attainable tiers.

Full Tilt Remission Process Update

Full Tilt Remission Process Update

The claims administrator for the Full Tilt remission process has updated the website and reports that all players on record have been notified via email.

WSOP.com Championship to Feature ‘Online Nine’

WSOP.com Championship to Feature ‘Online Nine’

Aiming to draw attention to their new poker site in Nevada, WSOP.com will present the Online Nine just prior to final table competition of the 2013 Main Event.

888poker to Take Stand Against Table Camping

888poker to Take Stand Against Table Camping

New measures to prevent camping will take effect immediately as 888poker takes a stand against table camping.

Archie Karas Arrested for Cheating

Archie Karas Arrested for Cheating

The notorious poker player and gambler Archie Karas allegedly marked cards while playing Blackjack.

Phil Ivey Hits Big on FTP

Phil Ivey Hits Big on FTP

Last week, in a complete reversal of fortune, Phil Ivey wins approximately $900,000 on Full Tilt Poker.

Poker Night in America Headed to Nevada

Poker Night in America Headed to Nevada

Poker Night in America (PNIA) has announced that the Peppermill Reno Resort Spa Casino in Nevada will be the venue of its second tour stop in mid-November.

Zynga Withdraws Nevada Online Poker Application

Zynga Withdraws Nevada Online Poker Application

The company responsible for the world´s most popular freeplay poker game – Zynga – has withdrawn its application to provide real money online poker in Nevada.

PokerStars to Tackle the Heads-Up Conundrum in 2014

PokerStars to Tackle the Heads-Up Conundrum in 2014

In order to combat the problem with regards to heads-up hogging, or bumhunting, PokerStars is leaning towards a “forced play” option.

WPN’s ‘The Beast’ to Double Down in October

WPN’s ‘The Beast’ to Double Down in October

The Winning Poker Network’s popular ‘The Beast’ monthly progressive points race will become a twice-monthly promotion beginning October 1.