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Checking Around
Checking Around

In our industry-focused picks from the discussion forums this week: New Jersey successes and failures, software bans and fixes, and Unibet’s PR win.


Intertops Uses Randomly Awarded Gold Cards for its Match & Win Tournament and Cash Giveaway
Intertops Uses Randomly Awarded Gold Cards for its Match & Win Tournament and Cash Giveaway

An old promotional staple of Cake gets a reboot.


Cake Poker "Refreshed, Rebranded" as Win Cake
Cake Poker “Refreshed, Rebranded” as Win Cake

Non-US Revolution skin gets a new name.


Tower Gaming Closes Down, Players Moved to Cake
Tower Gaming Closes Down, Players Moved to Cake

Revolution poker room, previously high-profile Ongame skin, shuts down after seven years of operation.


Revolution Poker Network Remain Industry's Slowest for Cashouts
Revolution Poker Network Remain Industry’s Slowest for Cashouts

Non-US players are experiencing unexplained delays in processing of withdrawals.


Cake Poker Migrates US Players to JuicyStakes.EU Site
Cake Poker Migrates US Players to JuicyStakes.EU Site

Players from four Cake-owned skins moved in overnight transfer.


Cake Poker Plans Transfer of "Some Players" to New Site
Cake Poker Plans Transfer of “Some Players” to New Site

Existing Cake Poker players may have a new brand name under which to play in the near future, while new US players may…


Online Poker Traffic: Bwin Gains on iPoker, Bodog Edges Ahead of Merge
Online Poker Traffic: Bwin Gains on iPoker, Bodog Edges Ahead of Merge

Rooms jostle for position, but the introduction of fast-fold poker clouds the year-on-year comparisons.


Revolution Software Bugs at the Root of Disappearing Money
Revolution Software Bugs at the Root of Disappearing Money

Recurring software problems centering on missing player funds have plagued the first few days of action at Lock…


Revolution Overtakes Merge as Largest US-Facing Poker Network
Revolution Overtakes Merge as Largest US-Facing Poker Network

Lock Poker’s new Revolution Gaming Network has become the largest network of online poker players still serving…


Revolution Gaming Goes Live, Doubles Size of Cake Poker Network
Revolution Gaming Goes Live, Doubles Size of Cake Poker Network

First weekend goes smoothly for the rebranded network, boasting much higher peak player numbers thanks to the addition of Lock Poker players.


Merge Counters Lock Departure with Return of 35% Rakeback
Merge Counters Lock Departure with Return of 35% Rakeback

The gloves come off: Skins of the Merge Gaming Network to return to 35% rakeback on the same day Cake rebrands to Revolution … and ups rakeback to 36%.