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2014-07-01 08:37:39

KOLKATA, India, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Adda52.com, India's Largest Online Poker Site, has tied up with Israel based company Optimove - The World's Leading Marketing and Customer Retention Software Service Provider. In a first of its kind tie up in the Indian online gaming industry, Optimove will offer the same software solutions for customer relations and marketing activities as it does to sites like 888 Poker, the international poker room. Adda52.com will also now have...

2014-06-12 08:26:24

LAS VEGAS, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Global Poker Index [http://www.globalpokerindex.com ] (GPI) is excited to be launching the GPI Challenger Cup, a unique new Leaderboard Ranking that puts the spotlight squarely on the near 100,000 poker players regularly competing in low and mid level buy-in tournaments every year. The GPI Challenger Cup will crown 3 winners this year, with individual winners from North America, Europe, and Asia earning an exclusive 2015 World...

2014-06-10 08:25:01

Once-in-a-Lifetime Experiences with International Poker Luminaries: Perfect for Last-Minute Father's Day Gifts, Bachelor Parties or Corporate Retreats SAN FRANCISCO, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IfOnly, an experiential marketplace that donates a portion of its proceeds to charities, has launched a poker category providing gaming enthusiasts once-in-a-lifetime experiences with world-renowned poker legends. The launch of this unique poker category marks IfOnly's exciting expansion of...

2014-06-06 12:23:04

GIBRALTAR, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading online poker room 888poker.com [http://www.888poker.com ] is celebrating the greatest football event of the year with $400,000 up for grabs. From June 1st to July 6th, new players have a chance to win their share with a free ticket to a daily $10,000 Football Carnival tournament, with no deposit needed. In addition, players can win more daily tournament tickets by completing personal poker challenges. Besides the generous...

2014-06-06 08:23:58

LAS VEGAS, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Global Poker Index [http://www.globalpokerindex.com ] (GPI) is set to launch the Global Poker Masters [http://www.globalpokerindex.com/masters ] in 2015. This 'World Cup' for the Sport of Poker is the culmination of a year-long GPI Player of the Year points race between the world's top poker countries, as well as between the top players from each country. The fight to quality for a place in the Global Poker Masters is a...

2014-06-03 23:01:09

Alex Bolotin wins his first career World Series of Poker bracelet in Event #6 $1,500 NL Hold'em Shootout. Bolotin is a professional player with Ivey Poker, founded by Phil Ivey. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 Ivey Poker pro Alex Bolotin won his first career World Series of Poker bracelet at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, NV. Bolotin took home the first place cash prize of $259, 211 in Event #6 $1,500 NL Hold'em Shootout, beating out a field of 948...

2014-05-28 12:27:25

DraftKings to be the Exclusive Fantasy Sports Sponsor for the 2014 WSOP BOSTON, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DraftKings, Inc., the award-winning daily fantasy sports provider, is pleased to announce a deal with the preeminent World Series of Poker. Commencing on May 27, DraftKings will be the official, and exclusive fantasy sports sponsor of the 2014 World Series of Poker. Featuring daily fantasy sports play and same-day settlement, DraftKings makes playing fantasy sports simpler...

2014-05-22 16:23:28

LONDON, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- While fast-fold versions of poker are not new, after internal and poker player research the Bodog Poker [http://www.bodog.eu ] team has seen a clear split in the type of player that use a Mac or PC compared to those that prefer a tablet or mobile device. Unsurprisingly, PCs and Macs tend to be the domain of the tournament player and those planning to play for a longer periods whereas the fast-fold version is tangibly more popular with...

2014-05-19 08:33:39

Tournament registration system gives players direct access like never before and delivers enhanced solutions for land-based casinos worldwide LAS VEGAS, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leaders in their respective fields, Genesis Gaming Solutions, Inc. and Living it Loving it Ltd. announce their collaborative partnership in order to deliver a full-service online registration system for poker players worldwide. A fully integrated tournament management system for land-based casinos will...

2014-04-23 23:05:24

FourCubed LLC announced today that Lyle Berman, founder of the iconic World Poker Tour as well Poker Hall of Fame inductee, has officially joined the organizations advisory board. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 Minnesota based online gaming and marketing firm, FourCubed LLC, is pleased to announce the addition of Lyle Berman to their advisory board. CEO of Lakes Entertainment, and Chairman of the World Poker Tour, Lyle Berman brings with him over two decades of executive...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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