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Zoom Poker Making Waves in Online Poker Sector

Zoom Poker Making Waves in Online Poker Sector
Zoom Poker, PokerStars fast-paced ring game format, has been introduced in beta format this past week and it is the talk of the Internet poker world.

Managers with 40 Plus Years Experience Sacked at Star Casino

Managers with 40 Plus Years Experience Sacked at Star Casino
Seven mid-level managers, some with more than 40 years experience, have been sacked by Australia’s Star Casino for a breach in email policies.

RaiseOnce Phil Ivey? The Biggest Winner Saturday

RaiseOnce Phil Ivey?  The Biggest Winner Saturday
Online poker ace RaiseOnce is widely rumored to be none other than Phil Ivey.  RaiseOnce was this Saturday’s biggest winner at the online PLO tables.

Herman Cain Wins at Wynn Using ‘9-9-9’ Plan at the Poker Tables

Herman Cain Wins at Wynn Using ‘9-9-9’ Plan at the Poker Tables
One time GOP candidate for President of the United States and former head of the Godfathers Pizza restaurant chain, Herman Cain, has taken his famed “9-9-9” plan to Vegas.

Horse Racing Drama 'Luck' Proved Too Real for HBO

Horse racing has long withstood the deaths of its skittish, injury-prone thoroughbreds. Hollywood proved it lacks the stomach for it.

New Jersey Internet Gambling by September Despite Thursday Hiccup

New Jersey Internet Gambling by September Despite Thursday Hiccup
New Jersey State Senator Raymond Lesniak promised that his measure to legalize Internet gambling would sail through the state legislature this past Thursday.

Jennifer Tilly to Appear on “The Simpsons” in Episode About Online Poker

Jennifer Tilly to Appear on “The Simpsons” in Episode About Online Poker
Jennifer Tilly, an avid poker player, will be appearing in an episode of “The Simpsons” next season about online poker.

Carbon Rolls Out 3rd Online Poker Reload Bonus: Poker Maximus Satellites Unveiled

Carbon Rolls Out 3rd Online Poker Reload Bonus:  Poker Maximus Satellites Unveil
Carbon Poker has decided to offer another reload bonus for the remainder of March, to coincide with the second half of the Poker Maximus event!

Card Player Magazine Head Barry Shulman Visits Bangkok: Sees Live Sex Show

Card Player Magazine Head Barry Shulman Visits Bangkok:  Sees Live Sex Show
Barry Shulman recently visited the world's most infamous red light district and blogged about the live sex shows where women do vulgar tricks with ping pong balls!

Epic Fail: Poker League “Mountain of Debt” Claims Clarified by Execs

Epic Fail: Poker League “Mountain of Debt” Claims Clarified by Execs
CardPlayer.com reports that the Epic Poker League had left behind a “mountain of debt” as it seeks to reorganize under a Chapter 11 filing

Fast Poker vs. Zoom Poker: Two New Fast-Paced Platforms Debut

Fast Poker vs. Zoom Poker:  Two New Fast-Paced Platforms Debut
It's Zoom Poker vs. Fast Poker in the competition to see which company can produce the best fast-paced play online poker platform. 

PayPal Cracks Down on March Madness Betting

PayPal Cracks Down on March Madness Betting
PayPal has restricted some accounts for their apparent participation in March Madness betting, according to a report appearing in Bloomberg News Thursday.

Fool’s Gold: Jamie Gold Poker Room at Tropicana No More After One Month

Fool’s Gold:  Jamie Gold Poker Room at Tropicana No More After One Month
In a blink of the eye, the much ballyhooed Jamie Gold Poker Room at the Tropicana Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas is no more after only one month.

Iowa House Kills Online Poker Bill

Iowa House Kills Online Poker Bill
The Iowa House has decided not to take up Senate File 2257 which would have legalized Internet poker in the state.

2012 EPT Madrid Chip Leaders After Day 2

2012 EPT Madrid Chip Leaders After Day 2
Mike McDonald led the pack at the 2012 EPT Madrid after Day 2.

Full Tilt Poker Deal Could Happen This Week

Full Tilt Poker Deal Could Happen This Week
Reports have surfaced that the Groupe Bernard Tapie (GBT) is fully prepared to acquire the Full Tilt Poker website as early as this week.

Covers Up: Sports Handicapper Ben Burns Denies Covers.com Exclusivity Demand

Covers Up:  Sports Handicapper Ben Burns Denies Covers.com Exclusivity Demand
Famed sports handicapper Ben Burns is insisting that the popular sports picks website Covers.com has not required exclusivity deals from its sports prognosticators.

Third Horse Death Results in Suspension of HBO Series ‘Luck’

Third Horse Death Results in Suspension of HBO Series ‘Luck’
All future production of “Luck” has been suspended, according to HBO.

Tom Jones, Englebert Humperdinck Millions Went to Pay Off Mob Bosses

Tom Jones, Englebert Humperdinck Millions Went to Pay Off Mob Bosses
Tom Jones and Englebert Humperdinck lost millions as a result of their manager, music mogul Gordon Mills, siphoning off the cash to pay gambling debts to the Mob

Americas Cardroom to Celebrate Black Friday, Jenny Woo Birth With Quarter Million Giveaway

Americas Cardroom to Celebrate Black Friday, Jenny Woo Birth With Quarter Millio
April 15 is fast approaching and for those in the online poker world, this marks the infamous “Black Friday”...a day to celebrate???

Isaac Haxton Wins Superstar Showdown Against Viktor Blom

Isaac Haxton Wins Superstar Showdown Against Viktor Blom
The highly anticipated PokerStars Superstar Showdown between Isaac Haxton and Viktor “Isildur1” Blom has been won by Haxton.

Former US Vice Presidential Candidate Wayne Root Looks to Launch Online Poker Site in US

Former US Vice Presidential Candidate Wayne Root Looks to Launch Online Poker Si
Nevada based online social media and gaming company W Technologies Inc. is looking to launch an online poker within the USA that could eventually embrace “real cash” play.

Matchbook Betting Exchange Looks to Expand in Europe, Asia With Multi-Currencies

Matchbook Betting Exchange Looks to Expand in Europe, Asia With Multi-Currencies
Matchbook Betting Exchange is delighted to announce the release of their new multi-currency platform.

Iowa Forges Ahead With Legalized Internet Poker

Iowa Forges Ahead With Legalized Internet Poker
Could Iowa soon become the hub for legalized Internet poker in the Midwest USA?

No Voter Referendum Needed for New Jersey Internet Gambling

No Voter Referendum Needed for New Jersey Internet Gambling
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