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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.

Seal with Clubs gets Battered in DDoS Attack

Seal with Clubs gets Battered in DDoS Attack

Bitcoin poker site, Seals with Clubs, was twice targeted by a Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack this weekend – forcing it offline for three days.

Nevada OKs Licenses for 888 Holdings and Treasure Island

Nevada OKs Licenses for 888 Holdings and Treasure Island

888 Holdings and Treasure Island were granted interactive gaming licenses Thursday from the Nevada Gaming Commission.

PokerStars Tops List of 14 Applicants in Delaware

PokerStars Tops List of 14 Applicants in Delaware

Delaware has received 14 bids from companies seeking to participate in the state’s online gambling scheme, including PokerStars.

Neteller Returning to U.S. Online Gambling Market

Neteller Returning to U.S. Online Gambling Market

Six years after being forced to exit the U.S. market following passage of the UIGEA, the favorite e-wallet of U.S. poker players looks to make its return.

Louisiana to Consider Online Gambling

Louisiana to Consider Online Gambling

A Louisiana lawmaker has asked a joint committee to conduct a study on the practicality of online gambling in time for the 2014 legislative session.

MPN €921,603.29 Bad Beat Jackpot Resumes

MPN €921,603.29 Bad Beat Jackpot Resumes

One of the largest Bad Beat Jackpots in online poker history will resume today at MPN after nearly a two-week hiatus and a massive restructuring of the rules.