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Partypoker to Force Players to Use Real Names in High Stakes and Heads-Up Games
Partypoker to Force Players to Use Real Names in High Stakes and Heads-Up Games

The operator ultimately plans to require players to use real names at all of its online poker tables, but nearly 50 other changes are expected to be implemented in the next six to nine months.


Hand Histories a "Fundamental Online Poker Player’s Right": An Interview with PokerTracker's Derek Charles
Hand Histories a “Fundamental Online Poker Player’s Right”: An Interview with PokerTracker’s Derek Charles

As operators increasingly look to curb the powers of third-party software, Derek Charles of Hold’em Manager and PokerTracker explains to pokerfuse why HUDs and tracking software still play an important role in the modern era of online poker.


PokerTracker and Hold’em Manager Merge
PokerTracker and Hold’em Manager Merge

The two market leaders in database and HUD poker software tools have joined forces—both products will continue.


PokerTracker Coaxes Hold'em Manager Customers with 40% Switch Promo
PokerTracker Coaxes Hold’em Manager Customers with 40% Switch Promo

One week discount of 40% seeks to poach HM2 users.


WSOP "Won't Endorse, Won't Ban" Use of HUDs in New Jersey
WSOP “Won’t Endorse, Won’t Ban” Use of HUDs in New Jersey

Rep responds to player questions over legality of poker tracking software.


HM2 Adds Tracker, HUD Support for WSOP and 888 in New Jersey
HM2 Adds Tracker, HUD Support for WSOP and 888 in New Jersey

Top three networks in New Jersey now have HUD support.


HM2 Ends iPhone App, Pushes HM Cloud as Replacement
HM2 Ends iPhone App, Pushes HM Cloud as Replacement

The Hold’Em Manager 2 (HM2) iPhone app will be discontinued from August 1, as the company promotes its web-based…


Riled Up Table Ninja Users Seek Alternatives
Riled Up Table Ninja Users Seek Alternatives

In rapid response to the announcement by TableNinja that they are moving to a subscription pricing model for their…


Players Aghast at Table Ninja 2 Update
Players Aghast at Table Ninja 2 Update

Table Ninja’s recently announced switch to a subscription pricing model for Table Ninja 2 (TN2) has resulted in a storm…


Bitar Ordered to Forfeit Assets
Bitar Ordered to Forfeit Assets

The US government detailed a list of assets sought from Full Tilt Poker founder Ray Bitar in a forfeiture order filed…


Hold'em Manager Reaches For The Cloud
Hold’em Manager Reaches For The Cloud

New cloud-based system means all reporting and hand storage is done on remote servers, while still providing a minimal HUD.


Hold'em Manager 2 Released
Hold’em Manager 2 Released

Purchase and upgrade prices announced as HM2 finally hits the stores.