Carbon Poker will resume accepting new US players by the end of August; bot ring exposed on Merge; Lock Poker sics lawyers on José Macedo
Jose Macedo scandal latest: Macedo dropped from Lock Poker, Haseeb Qureshi dropped by CardRunners; Qureshi and Dan Cates maintain innocence
The network rumored to be owned by Sportsbook.com may start accepting US customers again
A Full Tilt source claims the allegedly unfrozen Bank of Ireland account was not one named in the Black Friday indictments; Merge stops accepting US players
The Merge Gaming Network will reportedly stop accepting new US players for anywhere from 1-3 months; Sportsbook.com shifts to an Australian domain name.
Two micro poker sites on the Merge Gaming Network, GR88 and Lock Poker, have had two very different reactions to the events of Black Friday.
The Merge Gaming Network intends to end its rakeback program effective June 1;
In Black Friday's wake, US-facing poker networks such as Merge (and its owner Sportsbook.com) are hoping to grow, but can they afford to do so?
In poker news, recent flooding in Queensland AU temporarily closed the offices of Brisbane-based Merge Gaming Network.
Carbon Poker to launch downloadable Mac client, beginning Wed. Dec. 1 at 7pm EST.