Tag Archives: merge network
- PayPal Continues US Online Gambling Pilot With WSOP.com in New Jersey; No More Skrill at Merge
September 16, 2015
PayPal continue their U.S. Online gambling pilot scheme with the launch of services via WSOP.com in New Jersey, and Skrill has been removed as a withdrawal option on the Merge Network. Two months after the umbilical cord was severed between PayPal and eBay, the online payment giant has tiptoed back...
- Merge Network Creates Anonymous SNG Registration and PokerHost Set to Leave
March 28, 2014
Merge Network creates anonymous Sit n Go registration across all games, and PokerHost set to defect to the Equity Poker Network (EPN) in the next few weeks. If you get too sharp you are going to end up getting cut. That was the line handed to me during railway trade...
- Merge Network raises rake system effective May 1
April 30, 2013
Merge Gaming Network has raised the frequency of its rakes as well as the maximum rake title for its players. In a post on the 2+2 Forums, CarbonPoker Site Representative CarbonRyan posted the notification, saying that changes have been made in the ring game rake schedule for both No-Limit and...
- How many online poker rooms will fold this year?
January 7, 2011
Couldn’t help but notice this recent item noting the demise of the BigBetPoker room, a site on the Merge Network. No precise cause of death was given, but Merge is a US-facing network, and thus subject to the ongoing federal attacks being launched against pure poker eCom for the past...
- The poker network dilemma – Jennifer Larson/Lock Poker case study
December 4, 2010
Randomly surfing the internet can sometimes resemble a stroll through the theater of the absurd, the museum of barnyard oddities and/or the Lost & Found department. It makes you feel like some intrepid explorer hacking his way through the jungles of South America, then stumbling across some isolated tribe, previously...
- What does Merge Poker have against Cake?
March 27, 2010
First, Merge Poker poached Sportsbook.com and Players Only from the Cake Network. Then they managed to pull Pokerhost.com free from Cake's sticky, sugary embrace. Perhaps Merge shares the opinion of that Tory MP who thought Cake was a mortal threat to society. Regardless, Merge has now convinced Lock Poker to...
The poker network dilemma – Jennifer Larson/Lock Poker case study
December 4, 2010
Lock Poker cancels player withdrawals, insists ‘all is well’
April 27, 2013
Has Lock Poker admitted that the jig is up?
April 20, 2015
The Lock Poker Story: Lock Poker and the Canadian Realty Company
January 14, 2014