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Zynga Reports 89% of Revenue is Mobile Driven After Q2 Increase

Zynga’s decision to focus on mobile is paying off handsomely as the release of its Q2 earnings shows that the game developer derives 89% from mobile users.

WPT Aims to Attract More Female Players with Women’s Poker Summit

The World Poker Tour is hosting a Women’s Poker Summit that will take place at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, August 26 at the Bicycle Hotel & Casino in Los Angeles.

Illinois Legislators Schedule Online Gaming Hearings

A new proposal for gaming expansion in Illinois that would likely include online poker and casino gambling may be forthcoming before the end of 2018 as an Illinois lawmaker has scheduled two separate hearings in coming months that will also address sports betting and fantasy sports.

Why Are Legislators Ignoring Regulated Online Poker?

Recently in the United States, a significant number of states have passed legislation to regulate and tax sports betting and Daily Fantasy Sports. Despite this willingness to legislate in favor of games of luck, there is a lack of momentum towards games of skill. So, why are legislators ignoring regulated online poker?

Dan Stavila Runs Hot (Again) in WPN´s Live Cage Event

The Winning Poker Network´s third Live Cage event of the year proved to be the most popular yet, with thirty-three players making the trip to Costa Rica to play in the $5,250 buy-in cash game. After eight hours of action, local boy Dan Stavila emerged with more than a quarter of the chips in play.

Ignition Poker´s Super Millions Poker Open Starts Sunday

Ignition Poker´s Super Millions Poker Open starts July 29th 2018 and has a $3.3 million guaranteed prize pool, an increase by nearly a third over last year.

Intertops Winner Hopes History Repeats Itself in Austria

Back in May, Akash Mazumdat entered a $109 buy-in satellite at Intertops Poker. The prize on offer was a package to the Poker´em Festival Main Event in Velden, Austria, later this month. Akash won the satellite and, in an interview with journalist Rikard Aberg, explained why he hopes history repeats itself in Austria.

August OSS Cub3d Confirmed Following Successful BOSS Series

It has been confirmed that the Winning Poker Network’s August OSS Cub3d tournaments will take place between August 5th and September 2nd following the conclusion of a hugely successful and – importantly for the Network – eventless Bigger Online Super Series (BOSS) last night.

Heads Will Roll in Intertops´ Bastille Bounty Event

On July 14th 1789, citizens of Paris stormed the Bastille – a fortress-prison used for storing weaponry and gunpowder, and for holding political prisoners without charge. The event is considered to be one of the triggers for the French Revolution and is commemorated each year as “la Fete Nationale” or “Bastille Day”.

Have You Cashed Yet in Intertops Poker’s FPP Race?

Intertops is hosting a promotion in which you can enhance your bankroll by collecting Frequent Player Points. There is $4,000 up for grabs each week, with the top one hundred players sharing in the prize pool – making it pretty difficult not to win anything at all.

BOSS Satellites Now Live on Winning Poker Network Sites

It has been a couple of weeks since the Winning Poker Network´s Bigger Online Super Series (BOSS) was first announced and players have been waiting for the arrival of the satellite schedule in order to identify the best routes into the features events. Now the satellites are finally live on Winning Poker Network sites.