Poker Rumours

November 15th, 2013 by Maria T

Speaking about the possible introduction of igaming in California in the coming years, the head of the state’s Gambling Control Commission, Richard Schuetz, predicted that only online poker may become a reality – at least for the time being.  Schuetz said that it may not be viable to allow the introduction of other online gambling […]

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November 13th, 2013 by Tom L

Lock Poker issued a ‘spun’ statement on their forum two days ago regarding their relationship with Skrill, a deposit and withdraw processor. Lock Poker stated THEY were the ones who made the decision to stop customers from depositing with Skrill, but it was actually Skrill that disabled Lock Poker from accepting deposits to the site […]

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November 13th, 2013 by RogerCP

Gambling operators and poker players will not be the only ones in on the action as New Jersey pushes out their gambling sites in two weeks. Affiliates will be in full force as well through programs that work via intermediaries. One of the largest affiliate software providers, Income Access just released this statement. “Legal online […]

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November 11th, 2013 by Maria T

After New Yorkers voted last week in favor of the construction of seven new casinos , Governor Andrew Cuomo is hoping that the millions of visitors to the state each year will travel upstate to spend gambling dollars, in order to meet the projected revenue sum of $430 million per year.  The governor has said […]

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November 11th, 2013 by Renee K

Pokerfuse reports that members of Lock Poker will not be able to fund their accounts using Skrill (formerly Moneybookers), effective immediately.  Players do, however, have the opportunity to request that payouts from the online poker room be made into their online wallet account. The Director for Social Media at Lock Poker, Shane Bridges, confirmed the […]

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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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