Poker Rumours

November 17th, 2012 by Maria T

The Executive Director of the Poker Players Alliance, John A. Pappas has met this week with the US Department of Justice regarding the funds due to former players at Full Tilt Poker. The message that came out of the meeting was that players shouldn’t count on seeing their funds in the near future as the [...]

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November 13th, 2012 by Renee K

Amidst the celebrations of Full Tilt Poker’s successful return to the online poker arena this week, an entire population of former players is still awaiting news on the millions of dollars owed to it by the site. Players from the United States have watched as non-US members were happily able to access their funds this [...]

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November 13th, 2012 by RogerCP

The Chief Executive Officer of International Game Technology (IGT), Patti Hart gave an interview this week where she made her predictions about the online poker and gambling landscape in the United States. According to Hart, we shouldn’t expect to see much progress in online poker in the coming year, especially on a federal level. “We [...]

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November 10th, 2012 by Tom L

Pennsylvania Senate lawyers have stated that they do not agree with Governor Tom Corbett’s assumption that his administration has the legal authority to allow the state’s lottery system to offer keno and online casino games. As reported earlier in the US State law edition, Pennsylvania can’t really agree on their gambling laws about poker, casino, [...]

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November 10th, 2012 by Maria T

PKR Poker, the virtual poker room which gives a whole new meaning to ingenuity and creativity, has made some updates to its software, bringing new features for players to enjoy, although we personally at www.CompatiblePoker.com find it to be a simple novelty that doesn’t bring much to the table, but to each is own. This [...]

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November 6th, 2012 by Maria T

Full Tilt Poker opens on November 6th and if a recent 2 + 2 poll is anything to go by, players will turn out in full force to pledge their support for the relaunched site. Around two thirds of those polled said that they had no intention of withdrawing their money, and would continue to [...]

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November 6th, 2012 by Matt W

One of the United States’ largest gambling and entertainment group, MGM Resorts, is on its way to receive an online poker license from the Nevada Gaming Commission, after the state’s Gaming Control Board recommended its request to operate a poker site. If all goes well, as expected, MGM Resorts may have official permission by the [...]

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November 2nd, 2012 by Maria T

After the long wait, Full Tilt Poker will officially be opening its virtual doors again on November 6th, 2012. While the real money games at Full Tilt Poker will begin again on November 6th, Full Tilt has decided that its players can already come back to play at the popular online poker site, and is [...]

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