Online Poker News

AGCC Responds to Nevada’s Request for Input

AGCC Responds to Nevada’s Request for Input

The Alderney Gambling Control Commission (AGCC) would like Nevada to amend its current online poker laws to include agreements for international compacts.

Online Poker Launch in Nevada Draws Near

Online Poker Launch in Nevada Draws Near

Caesars Interactive Entertainment will soon be permitting Nevada residents to take part in a beta testing program of its online poker offering.

Phil Ivey Picks Mates for Caesars Cup

Phil Ivey Picks Mates for Caesars Cup

Phil Ivey has chosen Antonio Esfandiari, Daniel Negreanu, Phil Hellmuth and Greg Merson to be his teammates in this year’s Caesars Cup competition.

Online Gambling Not Allowed in Oklahoma

Online Gambling Not Allowed in Oklahoma

Two Oklahoma tribes operating an online gambling website had to shut the site down when informed that state statutes do not permit Internet gambling.

Tribal Conference to Address Online Gambling

Tribal Conference to Address Online Gambling

Indian tribes are expected to play key roles in online gambling schemes throughout various states and will hold a conference in June to discuss the issue.

Zynga Poker Launch Receives Muted Response

Zynga Poker Launch Receives Muted Response

The world´s largest play-money poker site took its first steps into the real world yesterday and got a muted response from the online poker community.

Ultimate Poker to Sponsor Poker Pro Antonio Esfandiari

Ultimate Poker to Sponsor Poker Pro Antonio Esfandiari

Antonio ‘The Magician’ Esfandiari is the new brand ambassador for the Nevada-licensed Ultimate Poker online poker site.

Zynga Rolls Out Real-Money Online Poker in UK

Zynga Rolls Out Real-Money Online Poker in UK

Zynga took a step from “social” online gaming giant to real-money online poker and casino play by launching ZyngaPlusPoker and ZyngaPlusCasino in the UK.

Delaware’s Primary Vendor to Play Key Role

Delaware’s Primary Vendor to Play Key Role

The primary vendor selected by Delaware officials to lead the state’s online gambling scheme will play a huge role in the participation of the other applicants.

PokerView Shuts Down

PokerView Shuts Down

PokerView Poker, briefly a principal online poker site for those who played poker by webcam, has become the latest Merge Gaming skin to shut down unexpectedly.

Full Tilt Poker goes Whale Hunting

Full Tilt Poker goes Whale Hunting

Full Tilt Poker have declared open season on the highest volume online poker cash players by announcing a VIP Amnesty and the re-launch of the FTP Black Card.

Illinois Gov. Quinn not Sold on Online Gambling

Illinois Gov. Quinn not Sold on Online Gambling

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn’s recent budget address alluded to gambling expansion, but such an initiative may not include online gambling.