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FFPs On Hold at Fortune-Poker

Players at Fortune Poker might have woken up to a little bit of a shock as they checked their FPP balance this morning.  No matter how many FPPs were there last night, zero are there today.  But don’t worry, they aren’t gone forever. As of January 1st,...

Poker-Stars Sets World Record!

PokerStars set not only one, but two records this past Sunday!  As originally planned, they hosted the largest poker tournament ever with 35,000 players!  That landed PokerStars in the Guinness Book of World Records.  And then, without trying, PokerStars set another...

iPoker-Network Drops Sites

iPoker, the third largest poker network on the internet, has announced that they will be dropping NoIQ Poker and Carlos Poker from the network.  They issued a simple press release, which states, “iPoker has, following discussions with Tain, decided to remove...

PokerStars-Poker Camp Starts Next Month

After the success of their first Poker Camp in Barcelona, during the EPT tour, PokerStars has scheduled a second camp to take place during the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure.  Both the camp and PCA takes place at the luxurious Atlantas Hotel and Resort on Paradise...

Poker-Stars World Record Week

Have you been playing on Pokerstars? No? Well here follow a few more reasons as to why playing on Poker Stars is a very smart thing to do, and especially so during the PokerStars World Record Week. 1) LOL RELOADAMENTS Poker Stars is currently offering a 25% up to $150...

This week on Pokerstars.com

Have you been playing on Pokerstars lately? No? Well, here are two good reasons for you to start doing so IMMEDIATELY. 1) First Depositor Freerolls If you have recently registered, but have not deposited yet, you should do so immediately. There are 5 first depositor...

Bad Beat Jackpot Nears $775,000

Earlier this year Carbon Poker decided to spice up the tables by adding their own Bad Beat Jackpot.  It has yet to be hit and is now looking very, very tempting for internet players everywhere.  As of tonight the jackpot is at $774,944 and growing fast.  Carbon Poker...

Court of Appeals Hears Kentucky Case

A panel of three judges heard arguments yesterday concerning the seizure of poker site domain names by the Governor of Kentucky and his staff.  The Kentucky Court of Appeals will now consider and decide upon whether or not a state has legal jurisdiction to seize the...

Norway To Ban Online Poker

The taint of the UIGEA looks set to spread further around the world, after the Norwegian parliament approved regulations that would effectively ban online poker. The United States’ ‘Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act’ made it illegal for...

LAPT Mexico to Continue Online

After the unfortunate cancellation of the PokerStars Latin American Poker Tour Mexico event, PokerStars has decided that they will offer the 89 players that were still in the event a chance to finish the tournament. While the details are still being worked out, it...

This Week on Ladbrokes.com

LadBrokes.com News Dec 9 2008 Not a member at Ladbrokes? Sign up now! Get your rakeback! In December, Ladbrokes Poker is giving away over $1,000,000 in cash rewards to players each month! For every qualifying real money hand you play, you will be awarded with Player...

Poker-Stars Russian Poker Tour

PokerStars is well known for its series of regional tours, including the European Poker Tour and the Latin American Poker Tour.  The latest addition to this series is the Russian Poker Tour. The event starts in the historic Russian city of St. Petersburg, from January...

Common Sense 1 – Silly Lawsuits 0

In 2004, back when Internet Poker was much more in the clear in the United States, two citizens of California filed a lawsuit against some of the usual advertising suspects. The suit specifically named 13 defendants including Yahoo!, Google, CNET Networks,...

Move to Legalize Poker in Texas

After time ran out on him last year, Texas state legislator Jose Menendez has reintroduced a new bill to legalize and regulate poker in the state of Texas.  The new bill, The Poker Gaming Act of 2009 (HB 222), contains many of the same aspects as his previous bill...