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Orlando Food Tours

Orlando Food Tours is going live with a new walking food tour in historic Park Avenue in Winter Park! Winter Park is just on the edge of Orlando, Florida and is one of Central Florida’s more affluent neighborhoods. It is an off the beaten path type of tour in that most tourists would never know […]

December 15th, 2013 | Posted in Online Poker News | Read More »

Hope and Doubt for Online Poker in the U.S.

Recent reports in the U.S. are contradictory regarding the legalization of online poker. Despite the fact that there seems to be grassroots support for online poker and also active lobbying by groups such as the Poker Players Alliance (PPA), there’s doubt as to when it may happen. Hope for Online Poker The best hope for […]

July 16th, 2012 | Posted in Online Poker News,Poker Legal News | Read More »

World Poker Tour Announces 2012 Season XI Schedule

"World Poker Tour Schedule"

The dates for half of the 2012 World Poker Tour (WPT) season are set. There’s exciting news as the international schedule has been expanded with new stops in the US, Denmark and Morocco. Commenting on the increased number of events, Steve Heller, WPT CEO, said, “The World Poker Tour is committed to extending its global […]

May 15th, 2012 | Posted in Live Poker News,Tournaments | Read More »

Epic Poker League Inking European TV Deal

Poker pro Annie Duke is the EPL president.

The U.S. based Epic Poker League is about to sign a deal to have its tournaments broadcast across Europe. That’s good news for the EPL as the fledgling league is finishing its first season soon.

February 1st, 2012 | Posted in Online Poker News | Read More »

Will Increased Lobbying for Legalized Online Poker Succeed in 2012?

Joe Barton, Republican from Texas, is sponsor of the Barton Bill

There’s an increase in lobbying efforts to finally get online poker legalized in the U.S. The question is despite some movement by the government will U.S. poker players see the online game legalized in 2012?

January 30th, 2012 | Posted in Online Poker News | Read More »

PokerStars Sees CEO Gabi Campos Resign

PokerStars CEO Gabi Campos resigns after a tough year.

PokerStars CEO Gabi Campos, who saw the room through the uncertain times of Black Friday, has resigned effective February 1, 2012. He is going to pursue new opportunities. He’s the third executive to resign this year.

January 26th, 2012 | Posted in Online Poker News | Read More »

Merge $1 Million Bad Beat Jackpot Won!

The Merge Network is open to U.S. players.

The Merge Network recently saw its bad beat jackpot hit over $1 million and then saw some lucky poker players win it. Here’s the story on the poker hand that got beat and won big.

January 24th, 2012 | Posted in Online Poker News | Read More »

U.S. Lawsuit Claims UltimateBet Stole $20 Million

Poker pro Brad “YukonBrad” Booth is one of the plaintiffs in the UltimateBet Poker suit.

A U.S. lawsuit filed in California claims that UltimateBet Poker stole more than $20 million from poker players in high-stakes games, including $2 million from the eight named plaintiffs.

January 22nd, 2012 | Posted in Online Poker News | Read More »

Online Poker Approved in Nevada

Online poker is a step closer to being a reality in Nevada.

Online poker has been approved by the Nevada Gambling Commission. The move happened after the U.S. Department of Justice said that the Federal Wire Act pertained only to sports betting.

January 22nd, 2012 | Posted in Online Poker News,Poker Legal News | Read More »

Yatahay Poker Network Now Winning Poker

The Yatahay Poker Network is now the Winning Poker Network. The rebranding by the U.S. friendly poker network is part of a trend started by Bodog to create brands that are for poker players in the U.S.

January 20th, 2012 | Posted in Online Poker News | Read More »

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