Trying to Unsubscribe From Zynga Email Alerts

I’m not sure why I’ve recently started to get a ton of Zynga emails telling me my friends are playing the latest and greatest Zynga game and want to invite me to play too. Regardless of the reason, I was tired of getting spammed so I clicked on the Unsubscribe option at the bottom of […]

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Guaranteed Solution To Stop Sharks From Eating Sports Book Fish

Don’t offer poker!!! Really. It’s that simple. Most sports books offer poker to their customers as a way to keep players from discovering other poker sites. They understand the tendency for there to be cross-over players from sports betting to poker and they’ve attempted to keep their sports book players from wandering off to other […]

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Looking for a Job in the Online Poker Industry?

I just wanted to highlight some of the new jobs listed over at PokerJobSearch that might be of interest to those of you considering working in online poker. Event Coordinator – World Poker Tour PR Director – Asia – Bodog Head of PR – PokerStars Marketing Manager – ClubWPT.com Webmaster / Interactive Web Producer – […]

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Jonas Odman, VP of Bodog Network and Anonymous Tables

I just got done reading Inside Poker Business’ interview with Bodog VP, Jonas Odman and I really thought it was very interesting. Mostly because Bodog reveals their true motives for creating anonymous tables. IPB:To what extent is the industry, and Bodog in particular, now moving too far in favour of ‘handicapping’ the game in favour […]

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Zynga Ready for Real Money Gaming or Trying to Hide Failures?

Last September I wrote about why I didn’t think Zynga would be a major player in real money poker. I cited several reasons and among them was that they weren’t serious about real money gaming. They had not hired a single name out of the online poker industry. I left the door open though and […]

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No Fight At All

I was reading a post on SpartanFox by Mark Gahagan which was pretty good but it had one big item that I disagree with. Gahagan discusses the war against better players that some sites are waging but I think he’s making a mistake including PokerStars into the bunch. First off, the other two rooms that […]

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Getting a Fair Game in Online Poker

The other day, myself, Kim Lund, and Taylor Caby on Twitter talking about Bodog’s Patrick Selin’s remarks in a recent interview where he referred to winning players as “sharp players.” Slowly the conversation started to devolve a bit and we all decided that it was best handled via a medium other than Twitter so I […]

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Who to Blame for Black Friday?

One of the things people have been reluctant to address is who is to blame for Black Friday and its aftermath.  Well, I’ve done a little investigation and I can say with certainty I know exactly who is to blame for Black Friday.  Want to know who it is? It’s you. Well, technically, it’s you […]

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The Future of Affiliate Marketing

Interesting Question of the Day segment by Becky Liggero where she asks online gaming insiders their views about where the affiliate industry is headed. Check it out. Question of the Day – What does the future hold for the online gambling affiliate industry? Video Video by Gaming & Poker news – CalvinAyre.com

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Even Land Based Casinos Are Lumping it On

I was driving to work this morning and I heard a commercial for Commerce Casino. The ad said something along the lines of “Are you looking for a new home? A new poker home? Are you tired of playing for no stakes online?” It went on to talk about being able to play for real […]

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Breaking News: PPA State Directors Playing at WSOP
WSOP Begins

I don’t know why but the PPA felt that with thousands of players stuck with hundreds of millions of dollars on Full Tilt and Ultimate Bet and Barton set to unveil a new online poker bill in Congress that they needed to release the following. Dear Fellow Poker Player, PPA State Directors at the WSOP […]

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Three Outstanding Blog Posts

If Full Tilt’s response to the Phil Ivey lawsuit has done anything it is that it has made people hate Full Tilt even more. In just one paragraph Full Tilt has managed to obliterate their reputation in the industry. Sure, a lot of people were pissed at them before they got into a pissing contest […]

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