Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Online Poker

MGM China announces delay in MGM Cotai opening due to Typhoon Hato

Typhoon Hato came through Macau in late August, leaving destruction in its wake. Buildings were destroyed or damaged, power outages were widespread and residents of the area were in need of water, food and...

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...

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),...

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...

Second WSOP online event finishes up; Thomas Cannuli earns the win

In 2015, the World Series of Poker introduced the first ever online gold bracelet event to the popular poker series. For 2017, the WSOP would host three online tournaments on the schedule, each providing...

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...

PokerStars removes online gambling services in Colombia

When changes occur in regards to rules and regulations involving the online gambling industry in a given market, it can give operators pause and possibly cause the iGaming provider to remove their services from...

iGaming bill introduced at Michigan committee hearing

In Michigan, online gambling legalization is one step closer to becoming a reality, again, as a new piece of legislation was introduced earlier in the week and a hearing regarding the measure took place...

Legal online gambling record month helps New Jersey eclipse $100 million in total tax...

Data analyzed by PlayNJ.com analysts shows the certain impact of the regulated online gambling industry in New Jersey after generating $21.1 million in gross revenue in May. Including the impressive posting in May, which marked...

KamaGames announces app update with new Roulettist tournament options and party modes

Global developer and publisher of social casino gaming titles, KamaGames recently announced a new V12 update to their portfolio of applications. The new update will feature new tournaments for Player-vs-Player Roulettist plus new modes...