Online Poker

George | January 28, 2019

Looking back at 2018, online poker in the U.S. finally started to grow considerably again after the challenges the discipline has faced in the past decade and a half. Throughout the year, the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGBC) handed out several online poker applications across the state to established land-based casinos such as Mount Airy, […]

George | November 11, 2018

There aren’t many second chances in life, especially when it comes to gaming. Pick the wrong lottery numbers, or back the wrong team in the local derby, and you’re out of the game, with no way back and no hope of winning. All you can do is sit back and watch the other players win. […]

George | July 11, 2018

Imagine that you walked into a casino, dropped a quarter into the first slot machine you saw and hit the $100 jackpot! Would this outcome change your gambling behavior for the rest of the evening? This was a theoretical question posed by the Nobel-award-winning academic and economist Richard Thaler when he researched what would become […]

Andrew | December 16, 2013

There are some games you will find in an online casino that are quite removed from what the game is like in real life. An online roulette table tires to offer the same drama and tension that comes from playing at a roulette table, but clearly this is not going to be the case. The […]

Roger | January 17, 2013

For some players, poker is just a game. For others, poker is a passion, a life’s calling. Poker, described by many as a mind sport, or even as America’s national pastime, has become extremely popular all over the world. Poker can be played at casinos in Las Vegas and Macau, and with friends in a […]

Melissa Knight | November 8, 2012

Online poker can be great fun, but over time, it can become a little ho-hum when you play game after game in the same poker room. You play the same games, and the same tournaments – with the same people, over and over again. You probably find that the same people play the same tournaments, […]

Andrew | July 31, 2012

The Olympics Games in London have certainly caught the imagination of people all over the world and there is a desire to get involved. We may not all be blessed with the talent and drive to go for gold in London 2012 but if you have poker skills, Club WPT are giving you the chance […]

Melissa Knight | April 10, 2012

Lots of US poker players have recently found themselves in a bit of a situation when it comes to online poker sites that they can actually play on. Recent changes in laws in the US have made it really hard for players in the United States to find great places to play. The sites that […]

Phil | February 27, 2012

Mississippi is the fifth US state to make moves towards introducing an intra-state online gaming bill – which is certainly good news for poker players hoping to get back into online poker after the events of Black Friday last April 15. The southern state’s decision to consider a bill – provided by Republican representative Bobby […]

George | July 2, 2011

The world has not been a gentle place to Full Tilt Poker for the past two months. The site, which was one of the largest until disaster struck on Black Friday in the form of a website seizure and charges from the United States Justice Department for money laundering, bank fraud, and illegal gambling. The […]