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Cynn City: John Cynn Takes Down WSOP Main Event for $8.8 Million

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We have a new poker champion: John Cynn who prevailed in the 2018 World Series of Poker Main Event. He collected the first prize money of $8.8 million after an epic heads-up battle against his rival Tony Miles. Keep reading to learn more about this event.

PokerStars USA: How to Safely Play on PokerStars While in America

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Pokerstars, the pinnacle of US online poker sites, is available to only a handful of Americans. Learn if you are one of the lucky few able to play for real money.

Malta's New Laws to Supercharge Gaming Industry

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Malta has drafted a Gaming Act that will give the Malta Gaming Authority additional powers to enhance its capabilities. Additionally, the island nation has passed a few crypto-currency laws. Find out about the new laws and how they will impact the Maltese gambling industry.

Breaking News: PokerHost Announces Surprise Closure July 31, 2018!

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In an  unexpected turn of events, PokerHost has stated that it will stop offering poker as of July 31, 2018. This wasn't something we foresaw, but there are certain reasons for this decision that appear reasonable in hindsight. Learn more about this poker room closure by continuing to read our reporting.

Mobile Poker Tournaments & SitnGoes @ Ignition, Bovada & Bodog - PWL

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Bovada, Ignition, Bodog, and the other sites on the PaiWangLuo Network have introduced multi-table tournaments and sit-n-gos to their mobile poker products. Read on for a complete description, including pictures, of how to join these games from your phone or tablet.

Vietnam Legalizes Regulated Sports Betting

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The Vietnamese government has passed a bill to make sports betting legal. Details are currently skimpy, but it appears that this move is driven by a desire to keep gambling money from leaving the country. Read on for more analysis of the new law and the Vietnamese gambling scene.

UK Gambling Commission Hits 32Red With £2 Million Fine

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The 32Red online casino has fallen afoul of gaming regulations in the United Kingdom. The Gambling Commission has decreed that the company must pay an exorbitant £2 million in fines. Find out more about what 32Red did wrong.

YouTube Surprise Bans Numerous Gambling-Related Channels

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YouTube has banned the accounts of several gambling channels without giving any solid reasons as to why. There's nothing in the firm's code of conduct that prohibits videos showing real money gambling. Read on to find out more about this story.

Global Poker Security Flaw: Customer Documents Exposed On the Web!

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Global Poker has left personal documents belonging to players accessible for the entire internet to see, and this has been true for more than a year! Find out more about this security gap and how it was discovered by the diligent efforts of the poker community.

Doyle Brunson Retires From Poker? Say It Ain't So!

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After more than six decades in the game, Doyle Brunson has announced his retirement from poker. But all might not be as it seems. Read about Doyle's playing history, what others think of his retirement, and why Brunson is taking this step.

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