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 Most insane poker promotions
posted 11/19/2017  |  source: PokerListings
History of poker promotions includes Poker Share trying to buy monkey into WSOP Main Event, Swank Poker offering sex for points, PartyPoker giving Paris Hilton $200K freeroll; PokerStars ran pay-by-poker restaurant and UltimateBet awarded $10K gas cards during fuel crisis
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New Jersey online gaming celebrates fourth birthday
posted 11/19/2017  |  source:
Analysts say first four years of legal online gaming in New Jersey shows industry potential; Online casinos delivered $682.6 million in lifetime gross revenue thus far; Online poker contributed $103.1 million (15 percent of total)
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Could US see online poker satellite boom?
posted 11/18/2017  |  source: US Poker
New Jersey online poker sites step up satellites to live events with PokerStars NJ and PCA; Business expands further with PlayMGM sending players to WPT at Bellagio, WSOP increasing satellites each year
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Kindred confirms Stockholm office migration
posted 11/17/2017  |  source: SBC News
Kindred Group confirms move its ‘home’ Stockholm office to new premises in ‘Urban Escape Project’ in central Stockholm; Office space to be doubled in state-of-the-art working environment to eventually double staff
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International firms claim Sweden market share
posted 11/17/2017  |  source: iGaming Business
Swedish online gaming regulator reveals international operators now responsible for 25% of gambling in Sweden; Total gambling revenue for first nine months of 2017 of SEK16.5 billion (€1.67bn/$1.97bn) was 3% increase
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Telangana council passes online gaming ban
posted 11/17/2017  |  source: GLaws
Telangana legislative council in India passes Telangana Gaming (Amendment) Bill to ban online gaming and games of skill like rummy; Strong measures required to curb all kinds of online gaming due to sites continuing operations
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Salvation Army takes anti-online poker stance
posted 11/17/2017  |  source: Professional Rakeback
Salvation Army Australia raised questions about addictive nature of online poker ahead of government ban on internet gaming; Group alleged addictive nature of online poker and disproportionate effects on troubled individuals
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Players react to Pennsylvania online poker
posted 11/17/2017  |  source: US Poker
Most online poker players react positively to Pennsylvania legalization of online poker; Some doubt ability of small market to compete with black-market sites for cash games and tournament sizes
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Virtue Poker adds Phil Ivey as advisor
posted 11/17/2017  |  source: PokerNews
Cryptocurrency-based online poker start-up Virtue Poker adds Phil Ivey to strategic advisory team; Joins ambassadors Brian Rast and Dan Colman to build poker site and prepare for beta testing in spring 2018
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 Libratus names self Sim of the Year
posted 11/16/2017  |  source: Bonus Code Poker
Online poker bot Libratus declares himself best NLHE player in universe, thus 2017 Sim of the Year; Will accept award with custom-made air conditioning system and industrial grade cooling towers for peak performance
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Louise Butler joins Team PartyPoker Ladies
posted 11/16/2017  |  source: PartyPoker Blog
Louise Butler joins Team Online Pro and becomes member of Team PartyPoker Ladies; Irish grinder shows more than $305K in tracked online winnings
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PartyPoker announces end of player inactivity fees
posted 11/16/2017  |  source: PartyPoker Blog
PartyPoker to no longer charge administrative fees for inactive player accounts; Move is part of listening to player feedback for improvements
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Online poker program wins AI award
posted 11/16/2017  |  source: PokerNews
Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center wins HPCwire award for best use of AI for Libratus online poker program; AI Readers' Choice Award for Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) School of Computer Science's AI hosted heads-up competition in early 2017
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Tony G backs CoinPoker cryptocurrency online poker
posted 11/16/2017  |  source: PokerNews
Antanas Guoga (Tony G) backs cryptocurrency online poker room CoinPoker to make poker trustworthy again; Pre-ICO starts November 16, to finish December 1 with remainder of ICO scheduled for first quarter 2018
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Rebounding Spanish online poker market grows
posted 11/16/2017  |  source: Pokerfuse
Spanish online poker market sees gross gaming revenue increase of 7% in third quarter; Q3 revenue of €14.7 million caps four-quarter streak of online poker growth
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