The online poker community received a jolt recently, when it learned that Asian market network IDNPoker is the world's second most popular site.
Betclic's new online poker tournament format Wild Twister may appeal to action junkies, but the high rake and missing skill component make it a worse...
888 is out of the Australian online poker market and despite the revenue pain, PokerStars is likely to follow suit very shortly.
Several poker pros are working on online poker projects hinging on "fairness." But how will these new products fare with the odds stacked against them?
Amaya's board demanded a higher price than David Baazov was prepared to offer. The Board must now produce growth to create shareholder value.
PokerStars Portugal is vastly exceeding all expectations, generating six times the cash game traffic as the totality of the New Jersey online poker market.
Now that Nagaland has issued the first ever online poker license in India, where poker is not defined as gambling, the floodgates are open for...
PokerStars.pt currently has more cash game traffic than any online poker site sans one, which really isn't that surprising given the circumstances.
The International Poker Tour is the latest Chinese venture in poker. Founder Alisports plans a global program of poker tournaments, and other mind games.
Finally, SRIJ has awarded an online poker license. Amaya revenues will get a small but much needed boost when PokerStars re-launches in Portugal.
A possible explanation for last week's bizarre events, and no denials from Amaya or Baazov's Chinese investors makes for a more believable bid.
Four funders are now down to two, but David Baazov's bid for Amaya hasn't gone away as Chinese money turns an interested eye toward...
PokerStars has unveiled its first TV spot for its online casino in the UK. The company also announced its intention to advertise more in other...
One of the funders listed in David Baazov's SEC filing, KBC Aldini, claims that it has no knowledge whatsoever of the deal for Amaya.
Amaya releases Q3 results and announces that David Baazov has put a real, albeit non-binding bid, to take the company private. But will Amaya accept?
A report from Swedish consultancy firm Copenhagen Economics recommends an online gambling tax rate that may prove sub-optimal for online poker.
Hopes that shared liquidity agreements will transform Europe's segregated online poker markets are overly optimistic. Too little, too late.
Once sold for $570 million, the Ongame Poker Network has become a shadow of its former self, and will officially close up shop on October...
EU regulators may agree that segregated online poker player pools are a bad idea, but the path toward unification stands to be rife with challenges....
The EU has accepted new laws from Finland and Sweden despite EU treaty provisions against monopolies. It may also accept Poland's online poker monopoly.
Upcoming VIP Club changes at PokerStars are bound to have a massive impact -- on both online poker players and the company itself.
Phil Galfond's announcement that he is launching a new online poker room provides an opportunity to examine the difficulties posed by today's market.
Despite improvements to the model, online poker continues to struggle for Playtech. Its other verticals, particularly online casino, are doing anything but.
Poland's new gambling laws may restrict online poker to a state monopoly, hurting online poker revenues for big operators such as Amaya, 888 and GVC.
Caesars Entertainment Q2 results show weak casino growth, a $2 bn loss from CEOC's bankruptcy, and WSOP now looks out of place in the corporate...