Tag Archives: live poker
- Dealers Choice: Without Money, It Isn’t Poker
October 13, 2014
I’ve never really understood the thought process behind turning a social poker site or app into a moneymaker. Not that there aren’t ways to monetize just about anything to some degree these days - I just don’t see how selling people fake chips for their fake bankrolls like Zynga, or...
- Heartland Poker Tour Golden Gates Title Goes to a Deli Owner
September 17, 2014
The latest winner of a six figure first prize, courtesy of the Heartland Poker Tour, is Aurora deli owner, Nader Whaden, who beat Chad Leasure in heads-up action to capture the $226,891 first prize. The Heartland Poker Tour is the unsung hero of the live poker community. It just keeps...
- Live Poker Tells: Technique or Tripe?
September 19, 2013
According to the Independent, a group of researchers from Tufts University in the US believe that poker players should be focusing on their opponent’s hands, and arms, when trying to ascertain a live read during a game of poker. The team of researchers carried out three separate studies where a...
- Live Poker and “That Guy”
October 7, 2011
Lately I’ve been kicking around the idea of playing a tournament on the WSOP Circuit. “It’s been too long,” I’ve been telling myself. I think to myself, “Hey, I’d get the chance to get out from behind my computer. I could see some old friends who play the tour. And...
- Ongame Network launches GSOP Live poker tour
June 17, 2010
Gibraltar, 16 June 2010 – Ongame Network today unveils GSOP Live, its new live poker tour uniquely created in collaboration with network partners Betsafe, Betsson and RedKings. GSOP Live 2010/2011 is a premium, four-stop tour across Europe, boasting accessible buy-ins, side events, first-class casino venues and a Grand Final seat...