A new online poker room called Poker Rebel is due to be launched on 1st November. The site supports English and Portuguese and will be focusing on the Brazilian Market.
Juicy Stakes poker have 3 new members joining them including Colt Poker, HiLife Poker and Fugu Poker. Cake Poker site started moving its US players from the .eu site to Juicy Stakes Poker website.
French players will be able to recover their Full Tilt Poker funds early in November. In order to obtain these funds, players will need to login to the FTP French site, enter their username and password along with other personal information at which point they will be issued with a code. The code will then need to be entered into the PokerStars French site at which point, they will be credited with their due blanace. This can be immediately withdrawn. In later news, it was also revealed that Estonia, Spain, Denmark and Belgium will also be paid their funds by November 6th.
Bally Technologies will be supplying American Casino & Entertainment Properties with an igaming platform. A play-for-free poker site will be up and running by the end of the year.
Quad Dimensions handed over to the DoJ the Absolute Poker software as an asset for forfeiture. The value of this asset will diminish as time goes by with more modern and updated software being used for poker rooms.
On October 8th, a new social poker application will be laucnhed called Hollywood Poker. Players will be able to interact with celebrities whilst playing texas hold'em.
Amaya Gaming Group have acquired the Ongame Network. Apparently, it did not reach the expected sale price and an official statement is expected later.
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