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888poker Shuts Down 85 Bot Accounts
888poker Shuts Down 85 Bot Accounts

The operator has returned almost $100,000 to affected players.


888 Clamps Down on Bots with $100,000 Reimbursed to Players
888 Clamps Down on Bots with $100,000 Reimbursed to Players

Money was returned to 4000 players in October and 888poker is committing to monthly monitoring.


888 Stamps Out the Bots
888 Stamps Out the Bots

85 accounts have been closed, $100,000 reimbursed.


888poker's Bots Crackdown: 85 Accounts Closed, $100,000 Returned to Thousands of Players
888poker’s Bots Crackdown: 85 Accounts Closed, $100,000 Returned to Thousands of Players

888poker has become the latest operator to publicly reveal the number of accounts caught using unauthorized artificial intelligence software.


888poker XL Series Ends on a High as Main Event Surpasses $1 Million Guarantee
888poker XL Series Ends on a High as Main Event Surpasses $1 Million Guarantee

888’s flagship festival closer was a success, though some tournaments in the ambitious series fell short of guarantees.


Highly Anticipated Launch of WSOP in Michigan Still Remains out of Reach
Highly Anticipated Launch of WSOP in Michigan Still Remains out of Reach

The launch has been “weeks away” for months, and as time rolls on an online bracelet series in MI this year becomes increasingly unlikely.


888 Gains Huge US Market Entry with Launch of SI Sportsbook in Colorado
888 Gains Huge US Market Entry with Launch of SI Sportsbook in Colorado

Product developed through Authentic Brands Group partnership coming to Indiana, Iowa and New Jersey next; WSOP MI launch “weeks” away.


Championchip Main Event Highlights
Championchip Main Event Highlights

The budget buy-in series finale gave away $500,000.


888 Unveils Eight-Step Responsible Gambling Initiative
888 Unveils Eight-Step Responsible Gambling Initiative

Commitments to preventing harm, raise standards among steps outlined by UK gaming giant’s executives


How 888 Was Drawn to Sport Illustrated's Popularity in Key Demographics
How 888 Was Drawn to Sport Illustrated’s Popularity in Key Demographics

UK gaming giant was surprised at number of female and older consumers of SI products.


Yaniv Sherman on 888’s Partnership with SI, Plans in future states: Exclusive Interview
Yaniv Sherman on 888’s Partnership with SI, Plans in future states: Exclusive Interview

The full interview with 888 Holdings’ Senior Vice President and Head of US on what drove the company to partner with SI, its options for rolling out poker, and more


Breaking: WSOP.com to Go Live in Pennsylvania on July 12, with Segregated Player Pool for Now
Breaking: WSOP.com to Go Live in Pennsylvania on July 12, with Segregated Player Pool for Now

The wait is almost over as WSOP.com is eyeing July 12 to become the third online poker network after PokerStars and BetMGM/Borgata to open its doors to Pennsylvania players.


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