Ultimate Poker Hosts First Regulated Real-Money Multi-Table Tournament in U.S.

The first legal, regulated real-money tournament in Nevada was played on Sunday at UltimatePoker.com. The inaugural multi-table tournament on the new site was a $100 buy-in with a $10,000 guaranteed prize pool, and the event reached its 200-player...

Delaware Selects 888 Holdings as Primary Online Gaming Provider

On Thursday, the Delaware State Lottery announced it has selected a joint bid by 888 Holdings, Scientific Games Corporation and Williams Interactive LLC to provide the state with Internet gambling services. The initial five-year deal hinges on...

Aristocrat Technologies Signs U.S. Online Poker Partnership with Ongame

On Thursday, Amaya Gaming Group Inc. and Aristocrat Technologies Inc. announced a partnership that will see Aristocrat offer Amaya's Ongame poker network platform to online gaming customers in the U.S. Amaya purchased Ongame from bwin.party...

Ultimate Poker to Deal Historic First Legal Hand of Online Poker at 9 a.m....

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For well over a year the poker world has waited with bated breath to see which company would be the first to offer online poker in a regulated market in the United States. At 9 a.m. PST on Tuesday, April 30, 2013, Nevada-based Ultimate Poker will...

Borgata Plans to be Among First to Launch Online Gambling in New Jersey

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Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa in Atlantic City intends to be the first casino to offer real-money online gambling in New Jersey, executives for Borgata's parent company said during a quarterly earnings conference call on Wednesday. Keith Smith...

888 Expects to Launch Online Poker in Nevada This Summer

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Nevada residents are still waiting for the launch of the first legal, real-money online poker room in the Silver State. According to 888 Holdings CEO Brian Mattingley, they won't have to wait much longer. Mattingley told Reuters Tuesday that the...

Ray Bitar Pleads Guilty; Sentenced to Time Served and Must Forfeit Assets

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Last week, The Wall Street Journal reported former Full Tilt Poker CEO Ray Bitar had reached a deal to plead guilty to criminal charges. Today, on the two-year anniversary of Black Friday, the WSJ reports that Bitar was sentenced to time served and...

Be the biggest loser at Ladbrokes

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In online poker just as in life, you’ll have more than your share of unlucky losses – the kind where you go all-out to achieve something, only to find that on this occasion, while the risk is on your side, the reward is not.

Sarasota Kennel Club to run Ante Up Poker Tour World Championship satellite

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Sarasota Kennel Club in Sarasota, Fla., will run a satellite tournament for the Ante Up Poker Tour World Championship on May 4 with four packages guaranteed.

888 Holdings, Treasure Island Receive Interactive Gaming Licenses in Nevada

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On Thursday, the Nevada Gaming Commission (NGC) approved online gaming operator 888 Holdings and the Treasure Island Hotel and Casino for interactive gaming licenses in the Silver State. 888, which owns and operates 888poker outside of the U.S...