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A look at the Ongame network's corporate history as it again moves into new ownership.
Six Stages in the Corporate Life of the Ongame Poker Network

A historical look at the Ongame online poker network which has just been sold by NYX Gaming.


SHFL shareholders are expected to approve the merger, which will bring them a 37% premium on the average closing price of SHFL common stock for the 90 days preceding the announcement.
Bally to Acquire SHFL Entertainment

Las Vegas-based gaming device manufacturer Bally Technologies has agreed to purchase global gaming supplier SHFL…


Nevada's "bad actor" clause may have consequences for Amaya and its partners
Amaya’s Hiring of Paul Leggett Under Review by Nevada Gaming Board

The Nevada State Gaming Control Board has confirmed in a statement to pokerfuse that it is “currently reviewing” the…


The deal allows Ongame's poker products to be distributed to Aristocrat's US customers. Aristocrat Technologies's parent company was recommended for approval as an interactive gaming provider in Nevada.
Amaya Partners with Aristocrat to Supply Ongame Poker to US

Amaya continues its focus on US markets as it forms another partnership to distribute Ongame poker.


Shuffle Master agrees to a deal that includes exclusive rights to offer the Ongame poker network to US partners
Amaya and Shuffle Master Reach Distribution Agreement for Ongame Network

Nevada-based global gaming supplier is reunited with the online poker platform it previously agreed to purchase.


Correction: This article originally stated that PaddyPower had applied for an online poker license in Nevada when in fact they were just…
PaddyPower, Shuffle Master Clear Nevada Suitability Hearings

Correction: This article originally stated that PaddyPower had applied for an online poker license in Nevada when in…


In a surprise announcement to the London Stock Exchange today, bwin.party stated that Shuffle Master had withdrawn from the purchase of the Ongame Poker Network.
Shuffle Master Pulls Out of Ongame Deal

Shuffle Disaster: bwin.party resumes search to find a buyer for its surplus asset.


Three Card Joker: ShuffleMaster flexes its legal muscles.
Shuffle Master Sues iPhone App Developer; Does Nevada Regulatory Showdown with bwin.party Loom?

Three Card Joker: ShuffleMaster flexes its legal muscles.


Nevada Gaming Commission regulators made history on Thursday by granting the first two interactive gaming licenses to Nevada slot-machine makers Bally Technologi…
Bally Tech, IGT Receive Nevada Online Poker Approval

Nevada Gaming Commission regulators made history on Thursday by granting the first two interactive gaming licenses to…


A strategic alliance between leading business-to-business (B2B) online gaming solution providers Bally Technologies and Shuffle Master will…
Bally Partners with Shuffle Master to Bring Ongame Software to Nevada

A strategic alliance between leading business-to-business (B2B) online gaming solution providers Bally Technologies and…


Intrastate online poker in Nevada could be in operation within eight months, according to the Chairman of the Nevada Gaming Control Board Mark Lipparelli.
Nevada Online Poker Could Go Live This Fall

Intrastate online poker in Nevada could be in operation within eight months, according to the Chairman of the Nevada…


The purchase of Ongame and merger of bwin players will be one of the biggest shake-ups for European players this year.
What the Ongame Sale Means for Players

The purchase of Ongame and merger of bwin players will be one of the biggest shake-ups for European players this year.


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