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Win Your Seat to the $1 Million Guaranteed PokerStars Montreal Festival with CanadaPoker

Win Your Seat to the $1 Million Guaranteed PokerStars Montreal Festival with CanadaPoker

The next big tournament in Canada is on the horizon, the PokerStars Montreal Festival, coming live from Playground Poker Club in Kahnawake runs from August 22nd to September 3rd with a total of 16 events covering various poker varieties to
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New 888poker Players Get 24 Hours of Freeroll Tickets

New 888poker Players Get 24 Hours of Freeroll Tickets

888poker invites new players to play poker around the clock for $10,000 in guaranteed prizes in the “24/7 Freerolls” Campaign. Players who register from July 13th  to Sept. 2nd will get access to 24 hours of freerolls from the time
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PokerStars could be granted license in New Jersey by Fall 2014

PokerStars could be granted license in New Jersey by Fall 2014

The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement says they are optimistic that a license to operate online gaming could be issued by this fall to Resorts Casino, the New Jersey casino operator that plans to offer both casino games and
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Loto-Quebec Considering Giving out Online Poker Licenses

Loto-Quebec Considering Giving out Online Poker Licenses

With intense competition from other international based online poker sites, Loto-Quebec is re-evaluating its business and considering the possibility of offering online gaming licenses to other operators in return for a lucrative gaming tax. Loto-Quebec spokesperson Marie-Claude Rivet told the
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Montreal’s Amaya Gaming to Buy PokerStars for $4.9 Billion

Montreal’s Amaya Gaming to Buy PokerStars for $4.9 Billion

There have been rumours over the past few weeks about PokerStars being acquired by Amaya Gaming, a small publicly-traded Canadian supplier of online gaming software and equipment. Well its officially out in public that PokerStars, the world’s biggest online poker
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Biggest SCOOP Ever!

Biggest SCOOP Ever!

The 2014 Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) series on PokerStars ever has officially wrapped up its two-week tournament schedule having built an overall prize pool of $81,222,158.66, making it the largest SCOOP to date in terms of prize money
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New York State Assembly Introduces Online Poker Bill

New York State Assembly Introduces Online Poker Bill

New York State is the latest state to table a bill that would allow for regulated online poker. Bill A9509 specifies that the only gambling that would be allowed would be Texas Hold’em and Omaha variations of poker. A maximum
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PokerStars Secures Fast Fold Poker Patent in the USA

PokerStars Secures Fast Fold Poker Patent in the USA

PokerStars has finally succeeded in having its fast-fold patent application accepted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office. What initially started filed its first patent application in December 2008. When parent company, Rational Group acquired Full Tilt Poker in
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