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Delaware Picks 888 and SciGames as Primary Vendor

Delaware Picks 888 and SciGames as Primary Vendor

The Delaware Lottery has chosen a joint bid by 888 Holdings, Scientific Games and Williams Interactive as the primary vendor in its online gambling regime.

Ivan Zalac Leads the Way at APPT Cebu

Ivan Zalac Leads the Way at APPT Cebu

When survivors of the two Day 1 fields combine later today for Day 2 of the APPT Cebu Main Event, Australian Ivan Zalac will lead the 76 remaining players.

U.S. Poker Regulation Update

U.S. Poker Regulation Update

While Nevada launched real-money online poker this week, players in other states are not faring as well considering recent actions by lawmakers.

New Federal Internet Poker Bill in the Works

New Federal Internet Poker Bill in the Works

New York Rep. Peter King is expected to introduce new federal online poker legislation soon that will include provisions for state lotteries.

WSJ Poll Shows Support for Online Poker in Washington

WSJ Poll Shows Support for Online Poker in Washington

A Wall Street Journal online poll, asking the question ‘Should Washington Allow Online Gambling’, produced a massive ‘yes’ vote in support of a change of law.

PokerStars’ Deal to Acquire NJ Casino Expires

PokerStars’ Deal to Acquire NJ Casino Expires

PokerStars’ bid to purchase the Atlantic Club casino may be in jeopardy following the expiration of time in which the company was allowed to secure licensing.

Online Poker Launch Ultimately Hit and Miss

Online Poker Launch Ultimately Hit and Miss

Yesterday saw the launch of the first ‘regulated’ online poker site in Nevada – Ultimate Poker – but not everybody was happy.

Birthday Boy Benger Takes Down EPT Berlin Hi-Roller

Birthday Boy Benger Takes Down EPT Berlin Hi-Roller

Canadian poker player Griffin ‘Flush_Entity’ Benger won the EPT Berlin Hi-Roller this weekend for his biggest ever live poker cash on his 28th birthday.

Nevada Releases Online Poker Comments

Nevada Releases Online Poker Comments

The Nevada Gaming Commission published suggestions received from its “Notice of Request for Comments” regarding interstate online poker regulations.

EPT Berlin Pays for Pidun´s Vacation

EPT Berlin Pays for Pidun´s Vacation

Daniel-Gai Pidun took a week´s vacation to play the EPT Berlin and returned home with his holiday paid for courtesy of victory in the EPT Berlin Main Event.

Online Gambling NJ Launch Around Nov. 26

Online Gambling NJ Launch Around Nov. 26

Gamblers in New Jersey will likely have a new reason to be grateful during the Thanksgiving holiday season in November.

Herold Runs Hot to take EPT Berlin Day 4 Chip Lead

Herold Runs Hot to take EPT Berlin Day 4 Chip Lead

Roman Herold led a German poker renaissance on Day 4 of the EPT Berlin Main Event and takes a substantial chip lead into the penultimate day of the tournament.