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888 Poker Suffers DDoS Attacks

888 Poker Suffers DDoS Attacks

A recent string of DDoS attacks among online poker sites has claimed another victim, with 888 Poker confirming its status as the latest poker room to fall prey.

Kyl to Return to U.S. Senate

Kyl to Return to U.S. Senate

Senator Jon Kyl has been summoned back to the front to serve as an interim representative for the State of Arizona in the U.S. Senate.

Win the Ultimate Player’s Poker Trip – Only at Full Tilt

Win the Ultimate Player’s Poker Trip – Only at Full Tilt

Full Tilt is running a promo with a guaranteed to win poker experience. A 15 day vacation, stopping off at the gambling meccas of Monaco, Macau, & Las Vegas.

WPN Announces New Schedule, New Game and No Deposit Bonus

WPN Announces New Schedule, New Game and No Deposit Bonus

WPN “Stacked September”: improved tournament schedule, 2 Million Dollar Sunday events, Short Deck Poker and a no deposit bonus of $20 at Americas Cardroom.

888 Giving Away Hundreds of Seats to ChampionChips Events

888 Giving Away Hundreds of Seats to ChampionChips Events

888 Poker is giving away 150 seats every day for events in the site´s forthcoming ChampionChips series via three-times-daily freeroll tournaments.

Qualify for Malta Poker Festival Grand Event at Intertops

Qualify for Malta Poker Festival Grand Event at Intertops

The Malta Poker Festival is one of the highlights of the European poker circuit. Qualify for via a satellite path that starts today at Intertops Poker.

Party Poker Launches Five PowerFest Promotions

Party Poker Launches Five PowerFest Promotions

Party Poker has launched 5 major promotions to tempt players to the site during its forthcoming PowerFest tournament series, worth more than $½ million in value.

New 888 Poker Promo Invites Players to “Seize the Crown”

New 888 Poker Promo Invites Players to “Seize the Crown”

The frequency with which 888 Poker´s promotions change may not be as often as some would like, but the quality of them is definitely improving. In the latest “Seize the Crown” promotion, players can win worthwhile amounts of cash in two different ways, and be in with a chance of winning $500,000.

888 Poker Hosting Million Dollar Blast Games with $1 Buy-Ins

888 Poker Hosting Million Dollar Blast Games with $1 Buy-Ins

For a limited time only, 888 Poker is hosting $1 buy-in Blast Poker games with a top prize of $1 million, and $5 buy-in Blast Poker games with a top prize of $2 million. If you have never experienced the thrill of playing Blast Poker at 888 Poker, there´s never been a better time to try them out.

PokerStars to Host EU Galactic Series during WCOOP

PokerStars to Host EU Galactic Series during WCOOP

Players in France, Spain, and Portugal are unable to play in the next WCOOP, so PokerStars is hosting a special Galactic series of 186 events and over €15 million guaranteed.

Negreanu Fires Back at “More Rake is Better” Critics

Negreanu Fires Back at “More Rake is Better” Critics

For a number of years, Daniel Negreanu has been berated by the poker community for defending PokerStars´ changes to its rake structure and rewards program. Now Negreanu has published a blog giving a fuller explanation of why more rake could be better for the long-term future of the game.

Are Stakeholders Crying Wolf at Italy´s Gambling Ads Ban?

Are Stakeholders Crying Wolf at Italy´s Gambling Ads Ban?

The passage of Italy´s gambling ads ban yesterday was widely anticipated, yet many in the gambling industry are claiming it was a Black Day for regulated gambling and that only unlicensed operators will profit from the move. Are their claims justified or do they have an ulterior motive for kicking up such a fuss?