Poker Rumours

November 10th, 2013 by Renee K

Looking beyond the sensational World Series of Poker 2013 Main Event final table last week, when 23 year old Ryan Reiss showcased his meteoric rise to win the tournament, it is safe to say that the real winners in this year’s event are the tax authorities of the countries where participants are residents. The US […]

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November 10th, 2013 by Tom L

While some online gambling software providers were given the green light to begin operating in New Jersey’s impending igaming industry, by Friday Poker Stars had still not been authorized to do so.  The Division of Gambling Enforcement in New Jersey released a partial list of operators who can begin operations when the industry goes live […]

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November 6th, 2013 by Renee K

Ahead of the launch of its online gambling industry on November 26th, the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement has released the names of ancillary casino service industry enterprises and internet gaming related vendor registrants who have received preliminary approval to enter the market. A total of 42 vendor registrants and 12 ancillary service industry enterprises were […]

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November 3rd, 2013 by Maria T

The difference of opinion between Michigan’s gambling authorities and organizers of charity poker games has reached boiling point.  In the past decade, the state’s efforts to clamp down on charity games have increased 20 fold, raising the ire of poker fans who regularly seek out competitive tournaments at ‘millionaire casinos’, run by non profit organizations […]

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November 3rd, 2013 by Renee K

Two of the original founders of Party Gaming, Ruth Parasol and her husband Russ DeLeon, have reached an agreement with the New Jersey Gaming Enforcement to sell their shares in the company ahead of Bwin.Party being awarded a license to operate in the state’s new online poker and casino industry. The pair, who are in […]

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October 31st, 2013 by Renee K

More and more poker players are seeking out their favorite form of entertainment through their mobile gaming devices, and it is estimated that by the end of next year, 30% of remote poker will be played on mobile platforms. Compared to other online gambling variants, poker hasn’t been very quick to adapt to the mobile […]

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October 31st, 2013 by Tom L

Delaware is preparing a Halloween treat for its gambling residents – the state will finally launch online gambling at the end of October.  At least two sources have confirmed the October 31st launch date, namely the President and Chief Executive Officer of Dover Downs, Ed Sutor and the Delaware Lottery Director, Vernon Kirk. Sutor spoke […]

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October 29th, 2013 by Tom L

Only days before launching its online gambling industry, the state of Delaware has confirmed that the new gaming schedule will incorporate online poker.  Speaking to PokerFuse, the director of Delaware Lottery, Vernon Kirk said “peer to peer poker is included in Delaware’s internet gaming solution and it will be available at launch.” Delaware is well […]

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