News from the Biggest Online Poker Rooms

The internet has completely changed the way we play poker. It has become faster, bigger and better. That means everyone is clamouring to learn more about online poker sites , and so here you’ll find all the news related to the web-based side of the industry.

PokerStars Guarantees $116 Million Awarded During 2018 WCOOP Series

PokerStars is gearing up for its annual WCOOP series, the 2018 version is set to award a whopping $116 million in prize pool money from September 2-17...

Poker Central and Twitch Partner to Livestream 31 WSOP Events this Summer

Great news for poker fans who were upset PokerGo will only air a fraction of the 2018 WSOP events. Poker Central and Twitch announced a partnership de...

Online Poker Pact Between New Jersey, Delaware, Nevada To Go Live May 1

If you’re an online poker player in Nevada, Delaware, or New Jersey, you may notice a spike in traffic on your poker site beginning May 1. That’s ...

Absolute Poker Ships Second Wave of Payments to Old Customers

A second wave of payments from Garden City Group (GCG), a third-party payment processor, have been made to former customers of the defunct Ultimate Be...

The PokerStars Journey in 2016: Success, Scandal, and the Road Ahead

PokerStars has done what was once considered the unthinkable in returning to the United States. The world’s largest online poker platform was fo...

New Jersey Online Poker Racing Towards Horse Racetracks

New Jersey online poker might soon be coming to horse racetracks should a new proposal in the state Assembly find support in Trenton. A supplemental a...

David Baazov Continues Quest to Retake Amaya and PokerStars

David Baazov isn’t folding on his efforts to take back Amaya, the company he founded in 2004. Earlier this month, the PokerStars owner headquar...

PokerStars’ Parent Company Amaya Receives $6.7 Billion Offer

Amaya, PokerStars’ parent company, has received an all-cash offer of CAD$3.48 billion ($2.56 billion) from its founder and former CEO David Baaz...

New Jersey Online Poker Boosts Atlantic City’s Bottom Line

New Jersey online poker and internet gambling continues to provide substantial benefits to the overall health of the casino industry in Atlantic City,...

Amaya and William Hill Confirm Merger Talks

Amaya and William Hill confirmed over the weekend that the two gaming powerhouses are in talks to merge and form one international leader in online po...