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PokerStars Aim to Create 5 More Millionaires in Next 8 Weeks

PokerStars Aim to Create 5 More Millionaires in Next 8 Weeks

PokerStars has launched a “PokerStars Makes Millionaires” promotion which aims to permanently change the lives of five players before the end of May.

Another Study Shows Poker to be a Game of Skill

Another Study Shows Poker to be a Game of Skill

A joint study by the University of Nottingham, the Erasmus University Rotterdam and VU University in Amsterdam shows yet again that poker is a game of skill.

Twitch Hacked – Account Holders Advised to Review Passwords

Twitch Hacked – Account Holders Advised to Review Passwords

The online streaming service is reporting that there may have been “unauthorized access” to user´s account information and is resetting all passwords.

PokerStars Aims for Asian Market

PokerStars Aims for Asian Market

While efforts to enter the U.S. market continue, PokerStars has also set its sights on expanding in the Asian market as of late.

Trump Taj Mahal Saved from Closure

Trump Taj Mahal Saved from Closure

The Trump Taj Mahal has been bailed out by billionaire Carl Icahn and will remain open, ending previous threats of a shutdown made by Trump Entertainment.

PokerStars 9th Anniversary Sunday Million Tops $10m

PokerStars 9th Anniversary Sunday Million Tops $10m

A special 9th anniversary edition of the PokerStars Sunday Million saw the $9 million guaranteed prize pool reach more than $10 million.

Full Tilt Set for FTOPS XXVIII from March 15-29

Full Tilt Set for FTOPS XXVIII from March 15-29

It’s that time again. Another edition of the Full Tilt Online Poker Series (FTOPS) gets underway on Sunday, March 15 and runs through the 29th.

2015 WSOP Online Poker Bracelet Event Changed

2015 WSOP Online Poker Bracelet Event Changed

WSOP organizers have made a change to the original structure of the first-ever online poker bracelet event set for July 2.

Format Revealed for Global Poker Masters

Format Revealed for Global Poker Masters

The format and timeline for the forthcoming Global Poker Masters on March 21st and 22nd has been revealed by the organisers, the Global Poker Index.

Nominations are out for the European Poker Awards

Nominations are out for the European Poker Awards

The nominations include an impressive list of players, events and industry professionals, who will vie for the GPI 2014 European Poker Awards on March 25th.

RAWA Hearing Postponed due to Bad Weather

RAWA Hearing Postponed due to Bad Weather

The House Judiciary subcommittee´s hearing on the proposed “Restoration of America´s Wire Act” has been postponed due to anticipated bad weather in Washington.

End of the Party for Zynga Plus Poker

End of the Party for Zynga Plus Poker

Zynga is to close its ZyngaPlusPoker and ZyngaPlusCasino operations in the UK, effectively terminating its unsuccessful partnership with Bwin.Party.