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Rounders 2 is a Go

Rounders 2 is a Go

Actors Matt Damon and Edward Norton will reprise their roles as Mike and “Worm,” as Rounders 2 finds backers in Miramax and Qatar Holding.

PokerStars to Remove all but Fast-Fold Games at $50/$100

PokerStars to Remove all but Fast-Fold Games at $50/$100

A trial Zoom Poker-only will be conducted by PokerStars next month, namely in an attempt to eliminate table selection and bum-hunting.

Golden Nugget Joins New Jersey Online Gambling Regime

Golden Nugget Joins New Jersey Online Gambling Regime

New Jersey gaming officials gave a thumbs up to the Golden Nugget Atlantic City to offer real-money online gambling in hard launch mode.

Federal Online Poker Bill Gains Favor

Federal Online Poker Bill Gains Favor

The Senate subcommittee hearing on online gambling held earlier this week has given Rep. Joe Barton’s federal online poker proposal a bit more respect.

Pro StarCraft Gamer “BoxeR” to Become Pro Poker Player

Pro StarCraft Gamer “BoxeR” to Become Pro Poker Player

StarCraft Whiz-Kid Lim Yo-Hwan Hopes to Follow in the Footsteps of Other Professional Gamers Turned Poker Players.

Skrill No Longer Processing Gambling Transactions in Canada

Skrill No Longer Processing Gambling Transactions in Canada

According to a player report, Skrill will cease accepting iGaming related transactions from the US’s neighbor to the North.

New Jersey Suspends PokerStars Online Poker Application

New Jersey Suspends PokerStars Online Poker Application

The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement announced yesterday that it was suspending the review of PokerStars´ application for an online poker license.

Pro-Poker Lobby Present Well at Subcommittee Hearing

Pro-Poker Lobby Present Well at Subcommittee Hearing

Speakers in favour of Joe Barton´s Internet Poker Freedom Act presented their case well at the US House of Representatives subcommittee hearing yesterday.

Dan Bilzerian Wins Nearly $11 million Playing Poker

Dan Bilzerian Wins Nearly $11 million Playing Poker

Playboy Dan Bilzerian claims on Twitter to have decimated an unnamed player in a $5,000 – $10,000 Heads-Up NLHE game.

House Subcommittee Schedules Online Gambling Hearing

House Subcommittee Schedules Online Gambling Hearing

U.S. poker players still holding out hope for federal online gambling legislation will be pleased to know that a House subcommittee will examine the issue.

Blimey O Riley! Borgata Poker Player Escapes Double Theft Attempt

Blimey O Riley! Borgata Poker Player Escapes Double Theft Attempt

A Borgata poker player carrying $100,000 in cash escaped not once, but twice, from attempted robberies while waiting to board a plane out of Kennedy airport.

PartyPoker New Jersey Offering $50k Guaranteed Tourney

PartyPoker New Jersey Offering $50k Guaranteed Tourney

The race for market share in New Jersey’s online poker and gambling regime is underway as PartyPoker announced a $50k guaranteed tournament this Sunday.