Online poker legend Phil Galfond has announced on his Run It Once training site that he is planning on launching his own online poker room that will have…
Phil Galfond To Launch New Online Poker Site

“I want a fair, honest, transparent poker site that believes in the dream that I have lived.”

Joni Liimatta becomes the fourth Fin to win a Unibet Open, taking down 375 other players in the Unibet Open Copenhagen to take the title and €71,514 in prize…
Joni Liimatta From Finland Wins Unibet Open Copenhagen

Wins €71,514 beating a field of 376 players.

888poker has announced a special tournament series called Summer ChampionChips to celebrate the Summer Olympics in Rio.
Summer ChampionChips Tournament Series Launched By 888poker

18 Olympic-themed tournaments will run August 14 – 21 with low stakes buy-ins.

To celebrate the Rio 2016 Summer Olympics, independent online poker room Unibet, will be running a tournament series called the Rio Showdown MTT Series. It…
Unibet to Give Away €25K During Rio 2016 Promotional Tournament Series

The Rio Showdown MTT Series will run from August 5 to 21.

In a recent interview between Unibets’ Head of Poker, Andrew West and Poker Industry PRO, it was revealed that lottery style Sit & Gos will not be added…
Lottery Style Sit & Gos “Too High Variance” For Unibet

Lottery Sit & Gos not expected to appear on the network any time soon.

Not letting the tragedies of the past week stand in their way, Unibet’s high-profile Open Antwerp tournament series started as planned today in Belgium’s…
Poker’s Unibet Open Antwerp Gets Underway Despite High Security Alert

Following the terror attacks in Paris and a manhunt in Brussels, the Unibet Open goes ahead as planned.

Full Tilt has launched a new initiative to change the make-up of its player base. One week after radical reforms, cash game traffic is down by more than 10%,...
Full Tilt Changes Result in Cash Game Traffic Decline, For Now

Radical changes to the lobby, rake and game offer rebalance Full Tilt’s player base towards more casual players.

Full Tilt plans to make no reduction to the VIP program for UK players—“you will continue to have access to all games and offers available at Full Tilt,” it reads.
UK Online Poker: Full Tilt, Unibet Won’t Cut Rewards, Carbon Withdraws

Two major operators have indicated VIP programs will stay the same when the new UK licensing regime comes into effect next week.

Opaque skill segregation policies at partypoker and revolution have failed in the past. Recent steps by EPN and Merge roundly criticized.
The War on Winning Online Poker Players

Success of skill-based segregation policies trends toward transparency.

Again Unibet has met a promised launch date, as it releases its new iOS application which can now be downloaded from the iTunes store.
Unibet Releases iPad App in European Markets

The new iOS app is restricted to specific countries, although availability in more markets is promised soon.

Unibet’s latest software upgrade has implemented its innovative  “Challenges” VIP system. As players complete “steps” they are awarded points based on the stake level they are playing.
Unibet Adds “Challenges” VIP System in Latest Upgrade

Cash game players get points for completing “steps” rather than for total rake paid in the newly released VIP scheme.

Since the beta launch the client has run concurrently with its old MPN skin—although the new client has been heavily promoted to existing customers and the previous client relegated to an “old poker” tab on the website.
Unibet Switches Off MPN Skin

New independent poker room gets full launch.

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