Poker Rumours

September 24th, 2018 by Tom L

A recent report published by the American Gaming Association showed that the percentage growth of casino table games such as poker was higher than slot machine growth. The report, entitled “State of the States: The AGA Survey of the Commercial Casino Industry”, covered the years 2012 to 2017. The reason for this growth, according to […]

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September 23rd, 2018 by Tom L

The first casinos that received online gaming licenses from the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board have thanked the authority, and commented that they were keen to get their products up and running for players to enjoy. This confirms that online poker will soon be a reality for the Keystone Stone State. The vice president of online […]

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September 22nd, 2018 by Tom L

An 18-second glitch in its sports betting system got the New Jersey sportsbook FanDuel into deep water last week. The system published impossibly good odds during the Denver Broncos-Oakland Raiders game, with one bettor earning a $82,610 payoff on his $110 bet. At first, FanDuel refused the payout, saying that the 18 second glitch saw […]

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September 21st, 2018 by Maria T

Leading online poker site, Poker Stars announced that it was getting ready to roll out an entire new gamingexperience for its players. The new virtual reality (VR) platform will allow players to customize in-game avatars and take on a new persona, and will also encourage them to choose an exotic gaming location. The new virtual […]

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August 20th, 2018 by Maria T

Two online poker giants, PokerStars and PartyPoker are running simultaneous tournaments in September in a bid to woo players with multimillion dollar prize pools. Both online poker operators announced their monster series, including dates and rewards up for grabs, and players will be spoiled for choice next month. The PokerStars World Championship of Online Poker […]

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August 17th, 2018 by Tom L

Online poker in Pennsylvania moved one step closer to reality this week, after the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board awarded online casino licenses to three operators. The regulator announced on Wednesday that the Board for Interactive Gaming held its first public meeting, and the results were the awarding of three interactive gaming licenses. These were awarded […]

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August 13th, 2018 by Tom L

While the state of West Virginia has still not legalized sports betting, it has already awarded its first interim sports betting license ahead of changes to its gambling laws. GeoComply was awarded the interim license, allowing it to provide its geolocation compliance solution to online gambling operators. The technology ensures that the gambling operators are […]

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August 12th, 2018 by Maria T

Efforts by the Iipay Nation of Santa Ysabel tribe of California to introduce online poker and bingo games encountered another hurdle last week. The US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit upheld a lower court’s decision that the tribe may not run online poker and bingo. Despite grand aspirations that included plans to launch […]

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