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Online Poker, the US and 2022 Posted:March 2022

It's now been more than a decade (2011) since Black Friday which saw the Federal Bureau of Investigation temporarily shut down Full Tilt Poker, PokerStars and Absolute Poker, whilst seizing many of their players bank accounts. Whilst Full Tilt Poker was accused by the DOJ...

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Online Poker, the US and 2022

It's now been more than a decade (2011) since Black Friday which saw the Federal Bureau of Investigation

The positive attitude towards poker Downswings

You might not have ever thought that a poker downswing could be a good thing, right? Understanding the

Biggest $55 = $1M

The Biggest $55 is set to draw a big crowd. With the MicroMillions series drawing to a close,

Daniel Negreanu Bids Farewell to PokerStars

For 12 years, superstar poker pro Daniel Negreanu has served as the “face” for the PokerStars brand. The

Party Poker Announces Diamond Club Elite

Party Poker has announced the launch of 'Diamond Club Elite' on top of their existing VIP program, which

The 7 Most Famous Hands won at Showdown

A look across the history archives and 7 famous hands won at showdown, some of them on the

Can you play poker online using cryptocurrency?

Many of the world’s top sites use regular “fiat currency” like the dollar for transactions and buy-ins. All

Mixing Traveling with Competing

Over the years, important events such as championships and tournaments have experienced a slight increase in participants, with

Top Tips to Improve your Game

Read these simple tips to employ that will almost certainly improve your game. We feature some of the

Making Money Playing Online Poker

Take a look at what you need to do to turn your game around to be making money

Where to Play High Stakes Poker in 2015 Posted:January 2015

Live High stakes poker seems to have dried up recently. It seems that the high stakes games are being played in home games more than they are out live. The same isn't quite true in the online game with plenty...

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$5M Guaranteed Sunday Million Tonight! Posted:December 2014

When it comes to hosting the biggest online tournaments around, PokerStars is king. Week on week they host the biggest prize pools and the most players across any online site. Tonight is no exception where the regular Sunday Million, which...

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Phil Ivey - Did he cheat to win $7 Million? Posted:October 2014

Phil Ivey consistently finds ways to make the headlines, however it's more frequently down to results at the poker table. Poker pro Phil Ivey, who is widely considered to be the best poker player in the world, is also known...

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Carbon Gaming close doors to UK players Posted:October 2014

Carbon Gaming has announced that it is no longer accepting any players from the UK. This decision has been taken on the back of the impending new Gambling Act, which is now due to come into effect in November. The...

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So you want to make money eh? Posted:June 2014

Many people fall into the trap of jumping in feet first; cart before the horse, each time with similar outcomes - a loss of money. Making money playing poker, whether online or live, takes patience, dedication and most of all...

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Should i Slow Play Hands? Posted:June 2014

It's always a bit of a quandry as to whether you build the pot early and potentially scare opponents away or slow play to induce action. A lot depends on your opponents and how agressive they are ...

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Making money through Rakeback Posted:February 2014

One of the most popular ways to earn, other than winning at poker, is known as a rakeback. Many sites offer it as one of the benefits that they will give to members as they increase their status in a...

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The European Poker Tour Will Celebrate Event Number 100 This Year Posted:February 2014

The European Poker Tour, which continues to grow in size and stature, has already announced a major event and celebration for later this year. It will be the 100th EPT event and it will be the largest poker festival ever...

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The $100K Privilege Freerolls at PokerStars Posted:February 2014

PokerStars has added an opportunity for all members, both new and established, to play for a good deal of money. It's their promotion known as the “$100K Privilege Freerolls.” It's not that difficult to qualify for this promotion, and once...

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Win Your Way To Niagara Falls At Winner Poker Posted:January 2014

After a lengthy absence, the World Poker Tour will be returning to one of the most famous and scenic locations in the world. The tournament is the “WPT Fallsview Poker Classic,” which will be played at the Fallsview Casino and...

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PKR Improves Mobile Experience Posted:January 2014

PKR Poker has just released new software to be used on iPads and iPhones. The long awaited new apps are now available at the App store. They can also be downloaded for use with Android devices. The site already featured...

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Varying Your Poker Schedule to Aid Development Posted:January 2014

Many online poker players reach a level of comfort, both with their game and with their playing schedule. A player can get used to a routine of entering a series of tournaments or games during any given week. Those players...

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Qualify for WPT events through Steps Tournaments Posted:January 2014

Party Poker satellites are now available to major upcoming World Poker Tour events. They have made the qualifying part of a “Steps Challenge,” which is a series of Sit & Go tournaments. If you play well enough in the series,...

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Win a Manchester United Prize Package Posted:January 2014

If you're a fan of Manchester United, then BWin's new promotion is just what you're looking for. You can win a trip to Manchester, plus a whole lot more. The promotion is called the “Manchester United Mission, “ since it...

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Night Owl Tournaments at Carbon Poker Posted:January 2014

If you're looking for some action late at night, Carbon Poker may just have what you're looking for - incidently this is one of the sites that still accepts US players - the site is now closed to UK players! This might...

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