Tuesday, July 17, 2018

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D.C. home to new iGaming lobbying group

In Washington, D.C., a new lobbying group dedicated to advancing the cause of Internet-based gambling in the U.S has opened up shop. The lobbying group comprised of 17 firms, named, I-Development and Economic Association (iDEA), identifies as “an association seeking...

Poker, online casinos officially banned in Australia

Online poker players in Australia saw their hopes for a fully legal game dashed yesterday. The Senate passed a modified version of the Internet Gambling Amendment Bill 2016 on August 9 which includes a provision outlawing the game. The...

Revamped platform unveiled by PartyPoker

Online poker cardroom, PartyPoker, has launched a revamped version of its platform in an effort to further improve the quality of its customer’s experience. iGaming Business reports that phase one of the upgrade project includes improved game navigation; removal of...

Mid-September marks PokerStars exit from Australia

Last week, the Australian Senate passed the Internet Gambling Amendment Bill 2016 which will outlaw online poker in the country. The bill was passed by the House of Representatives in June. The action by the Senate was actually a...

Reminder for PKR.com customers: PokerStars has your back

Players who found their funds locked up in administration when PKR.com went bust can get their money from PokerStars. In early May the pioneering PKR.com was removed from Microgaming’s Poker Network, the MPN, after informing the Isle of Man-based online...

888poker to debut new game this weekend

Just a short time ago, online poker players received an unexpected preview of a new online poker game at 888poker. Several poker forums and media outlets revealed that Flopomania was a new game available for real-money play, but only...

Over $30m to be paid to former US poker players of Absolute Poker &...

Back in April, it was announced that former online poker members of Absolute Poker and Ultimate Bet would be able to file a claim to receive funds owed to them stemming from the infamous Black Friday incident. Players who...

Partypoker announces exit from Australia amidst iGaming law changes

On August 9th, the Australian Senate passed a modified version of the Internet Gambling Amendment Bill 2016. Included in this bill was a provision that outlawed the game of poker in the country. The bill was passed in June...

Mercury Poker joins Microgaming’s Indian Poker Network

Mercury Poker is now live on the Indian Poker Network after teaming up with Microgaming and the MPN, formerly known as the Microgaming Poker Network. MPN India was established in 2015 and operates exclusively in Indian Rupees. The poker network...

Partypoker announces Powerfest festival schedule with $35m up for grabs

From September 3rd to the 24th, online poker room partypoker will be offering members the chance to compete in the popular series known as Powerfest. This year’s event will include 330 tournaments with a total of $35 million in...

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Betway Limited sponsoring 2017 British Basketball All-Stars Championship

After inking a deal last month to serve as a major backer of the ongoing ESL Pro League 2017, online sportsbook operator Betway Limited...

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