Full Tilt Poker is Back – Well Almost – Thanks to PokerStars

Full Tilt Poker was only a couple of years ago one of the biggest online poker players on the World Wide Web. And thanks to former rival PokerStars, they are poised for their next coming-out party. With founder Ray Bitar indicted on multiple federal charges, and owing more than $180 million to their players, Full Tilt seemed a sure bet to never again shuffle up and deal online. But PokerStars stepped in and made an agreement with the United States Department of Justice to repay all monies owed by FTP to its former players in return for purchasing rights to the company.

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Monday 10-01-12

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WSOP Birthplace Applies to Shuffle Up and Deal Online in Nevada

Ever since 1970, when Benny Binion gathered seven of the world’s best-known poker players to his Horseshoe Casino at 128 East Fremont Street for the first ever World Series of Poker, that tournament has captured the hearts and minds of poker players around the world. That was way back in the prehistoric poker playing Pleistocene era where people actually sat at the same physical table, bet physical chips, and held physical cards. 42 years later the company which originated the annual phenomenon that is the World Series of Poker and now draws roughly 1,000 times that original seven entrants wants to shuffle up and deal in the virtual world.

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Tuesday 09-25-12

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International Stadiums Poker Tour Adds Poker Pro Benyamine as Ambassador

“What?! Online poker tournaments where thousands of players participate both online and live in huge sports stadiums around the world? Are you crazy?” That had to be the response from at least a few proposed sponsors and venture capitalists approached by French businessman, politician, actor, singer, and TV host Bernard Tapie. He founded the International Stadiums Poker Tour (ISPT) with Group Bernard Tapie Managing Director Laurent Tapie and founder of the first French TV series about poker, French entrepreneur Prosper Masquelier. After investing their own money and garnering enough support, it appears that the first edition of the ISPT will be held in the famous Wembley Stadium in London May 31 through June 6 of 2013. One of the largest stadiums in the world and the biggest in England, Wembley has a seating capacity of 90,000.

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Sunday 09-23-12

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Saturday 09-22-12

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Online Poker and Casino Gambling for Virtual Money Hits Facebook

For all of you Facebook fans out there, and there are certainly hundreds of millions of you, a brand-new virtual poker room and casino has just opened up on your favorite social network. RocketPlay is an online gaming company based in the United Kingdom, where multiple “play for pay” online betting services are allowed to legally operate. They recently opened the “Sports Casino” on Facebook, and it bears a striking resemblance to many of the real money online betting services that already operate in the UK and other countries. RocketPlay currently offers five casino games including a poker room and a sports book, which allow betting virtual money on the outcome of professional football, hockey, basketball and baseball games.

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Friday 09-21-12

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