Anyone who is serious about their online poker will have no doubt run into our pessimistic poker cousin. You know the one I am talking about…the one who logs on, deposits $20 and loses it in his first hand when his pocket rockets are smashed to pieces by his opponents pocket deuces. This player knows [...]
In any poker tournament the first few hands are usually used to get a feel of the table and the opposition you are up against.
Keeping track of your poker records is certainly something that can help you assess how your game is progressing. We all want to improve, and we all want to make as much money as possible from the game.
Studying the body language of your opponents can be a key asset when it comes to high pressure tournament poker. There are many things to look out for with the behaviour or actions of players around a table. Of course, this won’t be an issue when you play poker online but it can be a [...]
Dawn of a New Day? Congressmen Peter King (R) of New York and Joe Barton (D) of Texas Co-Sponsor a Bill that Would Allow States to Decide if They Will Allow Internet Gambling
Well, it’s a first step. And a big one. A lot of legislators talk about finding ways to legalize online gambling (as a way to collect more tax money). Now, two Congressmen have put their reputations on the line legalizing online poker, and possibly other games. Of course, there are always pitfalls, for example the [...]
Tournament poker is one of the most exciting and potentially profitable formats of the game and thanks to online poker, there are tournaments running 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year with buy-ins starting at less than $1 and going all the way up to $25,000 when certain online series [...]
With the new year, comes the possibility to reflect on what has happened over the last ten years in the poker industry in the United States and the rest of the world. During the last decade, the industry has grown enormously, especially the online poker industry , but also have been many more events off-line [...]