Category: Poker News

Online Poker Regulation Efforts in U.S. Intensify

April 16th, 2015 by

U.S. online poker advocates can rejoice in the fact that efforts to regulate the game have taken a turn for the better.

Online Poker or Daily Fantasy Sports?

April 14th, 2015 by

The Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) industry appears to be growing as the two main operators, FanDuel and DraftKings, compete for market share.

WPN High Five Series Underway

April 9th, 2015 by

Yesterday marked the start of the Winning Poker Network’s High Five Tournament Series that will run through Sunday, April 12.

Another iGaming Bill Proposed in Pennsylvania

April 8th, 2015 by

Pennsylvania Rep. Tina Davis introduced online gambling legislation this week, the third such bill now under consideration by state lawmakers.

Morgan Stanley Slashes Estimate of US iGaming Growth

April 1st, 2015 by

Morgan Stanley, the highly-respected financial services outfit, has revised its previous estimate of online gambling growth in the U.S. by almost half.

Rep. Joe Barton to Introduce Federal iPoker Bill

March 31st, 2015 by

Texas Representative Joe Barton, who introduced federal online poker legislation in 2013, is preparing to do so again this year.

Delaware & Nevada See Jump in Player Traffic

March 30th, 2015 by

Last week’s launch of interstate online poker between Nevada and Delaware has caused traffic to rise considerably in both states – especially Delaware.

Carbon Poker to Award 10 Seats to Beach Poker Classic

March 26th, 2015 by

U.S. online poker players have an opportunity this Sunday to win prize packages valued at $3,500 for the Beach Poker Classic in St. Maarten.

Delaware Nevada Interstate Online Poker Launched

March 25th, 2015 by

Regulated online poker in the U.S. made history yesterday as Nevada and Delaware began combining player pools.

RAWA Hearing Gets New Witness and Date Reset

March 24th, 2015 by

The congressional hearing on the Restoration of Americas Wire Act (RAWA) has been pushed up a day to Wednesday, March 25.

WPN High Five Series Set for April 8-12

March 23rd, 2015 by

The Winning Poker Network (WPN) has announced the return of its High Five Tournament Series beginning on April 8 and running five days through the 12th.