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8% Point of Consumption Tax Planned for Victoria, Australia

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The government of the state of Victoria in Australia is introducing a Point of Consumption (PoC) tax on gambling, which will become active on Jan. 1, 2019. Read about the impetus behind this decision and what it means for online gaming in Australia.

Run It Once Poker - Is Phil Galfond's Poker Site Vaporware?

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Phil Galfond has finally posted a couple of updates on his long-delayed online poker site, Run It Once Poker. We've examined the contents of these posts carefully, but we don't think they're very informative. Read on to learn more.

US Supreme Court Strikes Down Federal Ban on Sports Betting

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In a groundbreaking decision, the United States Supreme Court ruled in favor of New Jersey, finding that the 1992 PASPA legislation is invalid. This means that there's no federal law preventing states from legalizing sports betting anymore. Read on for details about this case.

LeoVegas Penalized by U.K. Gambling Commission

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The UK Gambling Commission has been busy lately. Online bookmaker and casino site LeoVegas is the latest organization to come under its crosshairs. Read on to learn about the infractions LeoVegas committed and the hefty £600K+ fine that it has to pay.

Instagram's 3betpanda Shot Outside Austin Cardroom

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Oh, no! Popular poker Instagrammer 3betpanda was shot in a robbery outside an Austin, TX, cardroom Monday morning. He suffered serious injuries but appears to be recovering. Read on to find out more about this troubling incident.

Winning Poker Network Tournament Director - Exclusive Interview April 2018

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The Winning Poker Network has been getting hit hard by DDoS attacks. We spoke with the tournament director of the network about this and other topics, and you can keep reading for our interview with him.

China Bans Social Poker Apps

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China is known to be a foe of gambling for money, but the recent government prohibition against even play money social poker apps has left many scratching their heads. What could be the harm in competing for practice chips? Read on as we explain more about this situation.

Winning Poker Network: 3 Ways to Win a 2018 WSOP Seat

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It's World Series of Poker time in a couple of months! Have you claimed your Main Event seat yet? If not, then you have a chance to win your entry for less in 3 different ways at the Winning Poker Network.

UK Gambling Commission Makes Tabcorp Eat Humble Pie

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Tabcorp, which owns the Sunbets sportsbook, recently got into trouble with the UK Gambling Commission...for pie-related infractions! Keep reading to learn more about this curious incident.

2WinPower Offers Pirated Casino Software

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Beware the casino software provider 2WinPower. All their games are illegally copied from elsewhere! Read about this shady company and its history of deception.

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