WSOP 2018: Pennsylvanian Poker Players to Watch Out For
May17

WSOP 2018: Pennsylvanian Poker Players to Watch Out For

The 2018 World Series of Poker is almost here with the first bracelet events set to kick off on May 30. There is a lot of exciting things to look forward to including the chance to see our favorite poker players in action. Fortunately, the Pennsylvania all-time money list includes plenty of poker players that are well known by fans of the game. But, like any other competition, there has to be a rank and that is exactly what we have...

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Poker Players Alliance Could Fold Following Fundraiser Flop
Apr05

Poker Players Alliance Could Fold Following Fundraiser Flop

The Poker Players Alliance’s fate is in jeopardy after the advocacy organization’s recent fundraising effort fell short of the mark. There is a possibility that the advocacy group will up sticks and leave after the very poker community it has been fighting for turned its back on the organization – of the $25,000 that the organization needed to stay afloat, it was only able to raise $6015. When the PPA made it public that it was...

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Virtue Poker to Begin Token Sale in April
Mar29

Virtue Poker to Begin Token Sale in April

Virtue Poker, one of the world’s most popular poker networks announced on Tuesday that is would begin selling its own tokens on April 25. The poker network is currently powered by ConsenSys, the largest global blockchain technology development studio. The Virtue Poker system utilizes the power of smart contracts on Etheruem’s blockchain to create a decentralized poker network thus getting rid of most of the obstacles that plague...

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888poker Blames Market Withdraws for 2017 Revenue Decline
Mar26

888poker Blames Market Withdraws for 2017 Revenue Decline

2017 proved to be quite challenging for 888 Holdings, something that was proven by the decline in year-over-year revenue that the company reported from 2016 to 2017. The company cited their withdrawal from Poland, Slovakian, Czech Republic, Slovenia and Australia markets among others to be the main reason for the decline. As such, if the now inoperative markets are taken out of the equation, 888 Holdings’ revenue decline comes in at...

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Pennsylvania Approves More Online Gambling Regulations
Mar22

Pennsylvania Approves More Online Gambling Regulations

Pennsylvania inches closer to finally having legal online gambling in the state following some very impressive developments with the most recent being the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board’s Wednesday move to approve a number of groups of temporary regulations. All these regulations related to online poker and casino games in Pennsylvania. In addition to this, the gaming control board also approved regulations that were meant to...

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Poker Reads: Annie Duke’s ‘Thinking In Bets’.
Mar19

Poker Reads: Annie Duke’s ‘Thinking In Bets’.

In early 2017, Kit Cooper interview World Series of Poker champion Annie Duke. During the interview, Annie spoke of a number of exciting topics that would be covered in her then-forthcoming book ‘Thinking In Bets’ and these included the way during job interviews she provoked the job candidates to show their true selves so that she could read their “tells.” As mean as that may sound, interviewing candidates is something that Annie...

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