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GCG Best Claims Administrator Voting Upsets U.S. Full Tilt Players

GCG Best Claims Administrator Voting Upsets U.S. Full Tilt Players

As the poker community is aware, the Garden City Group (GCG) has been selected as the claims administrator for the Full Tilt remission process.

Ultimate Poker – “Nits Need Not Apply”

Ultimate Poker – “Nits Need Not Apply”

Ultimate Poker has announced that is soon to launch a VIP Program which will use the “Winner Takes All” distribution system to allocate points for rake.

WPT Announces Alpha8 Super High-Roller Series

WPT Announces Alpha8 Super High-Roller Series

Starting next March, Fox Sports 1 will broadcast the WPT Alpha8.

Senate Hearing Stresses Security Concerns

Senate Hearing Stresses Security Concerns

The first Senate hearing in 2013 that pertained to online gambling was held yesterday and focused on problems the industry faces in protecting consumers.

BoylePoker Moves IPO Back to Dublin

BoylePoker Moves IPO Back to Dublin

After unsuccessfully moving the International Poker Open to London in April, BoylePoker has announced that the event will be returning to Dublin in October.

Winning Poker Network Receives Massive Software Update

Winning Poker Network Receives Massive Software Update

U.S-facing poker sites owned by the Winning Poker Network (WPN) are receiving a major facelift on July 17th.

Specifics of Online Poker Bill Detailed

Specifics of Online Poker Bill Detailed

Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX) discussed several key points of his recently introduced federal online poker bill in a conference call with the PPA and media.

Full Tilt to Start Hosting Casino Games

Full Tilt to Start Hosting Casino Games

The second largest online poker provider in the world, Full Tilt, is poised to expand into casino style games.

2013 November Nine Is Now Set

2013 November Nine Is Now Set

The 2013 WSOP Main Event’s November Nine has officially been set, and it is JC Tran who leads the pack on the chip ladder.

PokerStars’ Provisional WCOOP Schedule Released

PokerStars’ Provisional WCOOP Schedule Released

PokerStars has released a provisional schedule for its upcoming World Championship Of Online Poker (WCOOP), which is due to take place in September.

PartyPoker Anxious to Re-enter U.S. Market

PartyPoker Anxious to Re-enter U.S. Market

Bwin.party has announced that all systems are go for its launch in New Jersey later this year and expects a rosy future in a newly-regulated U.S. market.

PokerStars Hands Down Lifetime Ban for “Buttoning”

PokerStars Hands Down Lifetime Ban for “Buttoning”

Online poker players beware! Exploiting PokerStars software can and will result in a permanent ban.