Category: Poker News

Shell iGaming Bill Introduced in Massachusetts

January 23rd, 2017 by

Senator Bruce Tarr has introduced a shell bill that could develop into omnibus legislation for the regulation of online gambling in Massachusetts.

Coinbase Fights Back Against IRS Bitcoin Summons

January 19th, 2017 by

Coinbase practically left it until the last minute to contest the summons requiring the Bitcoin exchange to disclose its US customer base to the IRS.

Another Potential Spanner in the Works for PA iGaming

January 17th, 2017 by

If the situation in Pennsylvania was not confused already, a new interest group is pushing for the legalization of video poker machines in bars and clubs.

Overreaction to AG-Elect´s Comments about Online Poker

January 11th, 2017 by

Jeff Sessions´ comments to revisit the DoJ´s opinion on the Wire Act led to an overreaction by several “glass-half-empty” industry professionals.

Qualify for Seefeld Winter Poker Championship at Intertops

January 10th, 2017 by

Starting tomorrow (Wednesday 11th January), Intertops Poker will be hosting a qualifying series for the Seefeld Winter Poker Championships in Austria.

High Taxes Will Eliminate Chances for Online Poker in PA

January 5th, 2017 by

New proposals to regulate online gambling in Pennsylvania include a tax rate that will make the provision of online poker financially unjustifiable.

WPN Changes VIP Reward Points Allocation Method

January 3rd, 2017 by

Sites on the Winning Poker Network are changing the way in which VIP Reward Points are allocated from the dealt method to the weighted contributed method.

New Year Tourney at BetOnline Poker Beats Expectations

January 2nd, 2017 by

The New Year´s Day event at BetOnline Poker almost doubled its guarantee, implying the site could become a top destination for online poker tournaments.

Qualify Early for Intertops´ New Year´s Day Event

December 28th, 2016 by

Players intending to compete in Intertops Poker´s New Year´s Day Final should take advantage of the low buy-in qualifiers running four times each day.

Prospects for US Online Poker Regulation in 2017

December 23rd, 2016 by

With 2016 ending, we look forward and examine the prospects for online poker regulation in the US over the next twelve months.

ACR Releases New Morning Schedule for European Players

December 21st, 2016 by

Americas Cardroom has increased its “morning” schedule and enhanced the value of its existing tournaments to attract more European players to the site.