Tag Archives: full tilt poker
- Five years after Black Friday, Howard Lederer apologizes to Full Tilt players
May 20, 2016
More than five years after the Black Friday indictments, Full Tilt Poker co-founder Howard Lederer has publicly apologized to players victimized by the site’s inglorious implosion. On Thursday, one day after Full Tilt owner Amaya Gaming merged the site with its main PokerStars brand, a statement by Lederer was posted...
- Full Tilt to retire but not for sale
February 19, 2016
PokerStars is retiring Full Tilt Poker but will keep it for itself. Amaya Gaming, PokerStars’ parent company, announced its decision to merge Full Tilt Poker players onto the PokerStars platform earlier this week, to boost liquidity, streamline development and improve the overall player experience. The announcement wasn't a big surprise...
- Full Tilt Remissions Process: 92% of Players Made Whole
November 30, 2015
92% of former US-based Full Tilt Poker players are wearing smiles where groans once roamed after players started surfacing on 2+2 to tell people that the money had started to land in their bank accounts. Former US based players on Full Tilt Poker have been leaping out of their hammocks...
- Intertain’s Gamesys Acquisition Financing is Genius
February 24, 2015
Let’s say that on January 1, 1967, you took out a 20-year mortgage for a $50,000 house and locked in a constant mortgage rate of 8%. Now let’s say a friend of yours took out the same mortgage for a house of the same price, but he brags to you...
- BitnPlay Online Poker Site: You Don’t Need to Trust Us
December 29, 2014
The Bitcoin-only online poker market is set to become congested with the Feb 2015 arrival of BitnPlay, the online poker room that promises to create the first-ever trust-free platform. BitnPlay are the news kids on the blockchain. The Bitcoin-only online poker site is set for a February 2015 launch and...
- Dealers Choice: Top 10 Dealers Choice Columns Of 2014
December 19, 2014
Every Friday I publish Dealers Choice, my take on some aspect of the wide-ranging world of poker. With Christmas coming up next week, this is a great time to look back at some of my favorites from throughout 2014. Here’s hoping you all have a happy holiday season and lots...
Ask not where bitcoin will be tomorrow, but 10 years from now
September 19, 2017
Why the SEC really rejected the Bitcoin ETF
March 14, 2017