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“Online Poker Against Cheating” (OPAC) to wants bring together top online poker operators to information-share on bots and cheaters.
Partypoker’s Rob Yong to Spearhead “Online Poker Against Cheating” Independent Trade Body

Rob Yong, GVC partner and leader of partypoker’s recent ecology changes, wants to “befriend our competitors and all work together” to fight the online poker cheaters and bots.


On June 17, partypoker deployed a major software platform upgrade forcing players to set a new player alias.
Partypoker Officially Adopts HUD Ban, Plans Fixed Buy-in Change

HUD ban and forced alias change comes into effect, as operator prepares to switch all cash games to 100 big blinds buy-in.


Data will be provided in a file format compatible with the latest versions of Hold’em Manager and Poker Tracker so players can import their results and analyze their play.
MPN Reinstates Hand Histories: “We Were Wrong”

In a reversal of a decision a year ago, MPN will allow players to request hand histories again—on the same day partypoker moves in the other direction.


US-based technology giant Apple recently announced new rules for its App Store which could have a major impact on gambling operators.
Apple’s iOS Policy Change and its Expected Impact to Online Poker Operators

Real-money gaming developers have been given three months to build iOS native apps to remain approved for Apple’s App Store.


The following interview first appeared on Poker Industry PRO and is being republished here as a service to our readers.
Five Questions for Giorgi Tsutskiridze, Head of Poker and Skill Games at BetConstruct

“With a finger on the pulse of multiple tech trends and 15 years experience of delivering innovative and proven offerings, we push the limits in iGaming.”


After making the move from the Georgian online gaming operator Adjarabet, Giorgi Tsutskiridze now heads up the Head of Poker and Skill Games team at BetConstruct.
Five Questions for Giorgi Tsutskiridze, Head of Poker and Skill Games at BetConstruct

“With a finger on the pulse of multiple tech trends and 15 years experience of delivering innovative and proven offerings, we push the limits in iGaming.”


“Unfortunately I can confirm that the Poker side of redbet will be going down on 1st June 2019.” Diving back into the past of Redbet is to take a trip through the history of online poker itself.
Redbet to Close MPN Online Poker Room

Evoke Gaming, subsidiary of Mr. Green, itself recently acquired by William Hill, is set to close what is thought to be Evoke’s last remaining online poker skin.


Traditionally the busiest month for online poker tournaments, 2019 is no exception, with several operators lining up their flagship online tournament series to run over the next few weeks.
Spring Tournament Series, Wave Two: Breaking Down Every Major MTT Series Running This Month

How over $115 million in prize money is being paid out this May across some of the world’s largest online poker rooms.


XL Inferno is set to return in May for eleven days, with a guaranteed prize pool of $1.4 million over 34 tournaments.
888 Schedules Half-Sized XL Inferno for May

Coming on the heels of the recently concluded XL Blizzard, the next XL Championship Series guarantees $1.4 million—less than half the 2018 edition.


Players at partypoker can expect sweeping changes to the third-party tool policy at partypoker as the world’s second largest online room is moving…
New Restrictions on HUDs and Other Third Party Tools on partypoker Expected the First Week of May

Big changes are coming to partypoker as the room aims to make its games cleaner in 2019.


Founded only last year, Ascensus Interactive, under its PlayPCF brand and PCFcasino.com domain name, goes live on MPN.
More PPI Executives Launch Online Poker on MPN with “Players Come First” Poker

Trio of industry veterans with ties back to PPIPoker launch on MPN, two months after another PPI co-founder launched on the network.


The top five finishers in each leaderboard win a package to Tallinn in June valued at €1500. “We are delighted to collaborate with CGF to provide our customers with a bespoke promotion designed to reward their cash game players with the chance to win an amazing poker holiday.”
MPN Partners with Cash Game Festival for Online Poker Promotion

Leaderboard promotion will send 18 players to Tallinn for the upcoming CGF stop.


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