Winamax, the leader in the French regulated online poker market, finally joined the fast-fold poker game with the launch of Go Fast on Monday.
Go Fast: French Leader Winamax Launches (Then Pulls) Fast-Fold Poker

New Go Fast innovates on the aesthetics, but multiple bugs cause the new game to be pulled hours after launch.

It is currently live on the segregated market in Spain, on Desktop and Android for real and play money.
Lottery Sit and Gos Go Mainstream: PokerStars Introduces “Spin & Go”

Spain becomes the real money testpad for PokerStars’ entry into online poker’s biggest innovation since fast-fold.

Full Tilt Poker has launched Jackpot Sit & Gos, new lottery-style tournaments with variable prize structures heavily inspired by Winamax's Expresso tournaments.
Full Tilt Poker Follows Winamax and iPoker With “Jackpot SNGs”

Lottery-style Sit and Gos, which randomly assigns a prize pool to 3-max turbo tournaments, go live on FTP.

Winamax is expected to offer sports betting alongside its French regulated online poker room in the near future.
Winamax Expands to Sports Betting

A tough poker market makes the additional business line a sensible strategic move.

Winamax has announced that it has become an official partner of the World Series of Poker (WSOP) 2014.
Winamax Partners with WSOP to Run Official Satellites

French online poker room joins 888 in offering official WSOP promos to European players.

Winamax promised to hand out €100k in bonus prizes for its billion hand promotion, but when the milestone hand hit yesterday, all the money had not been distributed. Winamax promptly extended the promotion for another million hands.
Winamax Billion is a Million Hands Bigger than a PokerStars Billion

The success of the promotion was slightly hampered as Winamax missed the opportunity to learn from its predecessor.

PokerStars has issued the schedule for the 2014 France Poker Series (FPS), and it contains some big changes from last year.
PokerStars Makes Radical Changes to France Poker Series

Evian and Amneville dropped—Monaco and an online event added.

Players can pick a new screen name automatically through the user account section on the website. Player notes on an opponent will be wiped when their screen name is changed, as will statistics in personal HUDs and public tracking databases such as SharkScope.
Winamax Players Can Now Change Screen Names Every Six Months

French online poker room tries new anonymity feature, which scrubs all notes and stats. has launched a poker app for the Windows Phone operating system, joining its existing Apple iOS and Android apps. Winamax is the first online poker…
Winamax Poker Releases App for Microsoft Windows Phone

Cash games and tournaments are available on first-ever Windows Phone app.

Social gaming features have made their way into the promotional portfolio of some of the top online poker rooms. This month, PokerStars joins the club with…
Social Gaming Features Gain Popularity at Online Poker Rooms

PokerStars November Mission Week promotion adds another mission format to the social gaming features being adopted by major poker rooms. signs November Niner Sylvain Loosli as Team Pro. His first event as a Winamax sponsored player is at EPT Barcelona.
Winamax Signs November Niner Sylvain Loosli

The top French site Winamax has added Frenchman Sylvain Loosli to Team Winamax. Loosli has the sixth largest chip stack…

French market leader Winamax debuted a unique new poker variant last month—a fast format SNG that is as much lottery as it is poker.
Poker and Lotto: Winamax Introduces “Expresso” Poker

Poker hybrid combines 3-max tables, hyper turbos and lottery-style “golden” prizepool tournaments.

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