• July 30, 2021

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Music and Poker

Music and Poker

Playing poker is exciting and energetic, there are ups and downs creating a dynamic playing environment. As you become a more seasoned player and actively participate in the game more often, what was once exciting…

Focus is power

In the Karate Kid, the cult classic karate film, the grandmaster tells his pupil that “focus is power Daniel san”. This is also true in poker, the mental aspect to the game is extremely powerful.…

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I Raise

I Raise

The game of poker surrounds specific rules on which hand beats what and the timing when a player has the option to bet. It’s no secret that poker players understand that success can hinge on…

The Fresh Player

The game of poker requires stamina and endurance in order to have a competitive shot at winning tournaments or cash games. This type of focus requires a player to be fresh and well rested so…

Questions Still Linger Concerning the Death of Johannes Strassmann

The death of poker great Johannes Strassmann in June of 2014 has left the poker world stunned and questioning the circumstances of his death. Strassmann, a German national, was visiting the country of Slovenia in…

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Crossing States Lines: Will the Chips Falls Where They May in a Good Way?

Crossing States Lines: Will the Chips Falls Where They May in a Good Way?

The United States has no federal internet gaming regulation, more popularly known as iGaming initiatives. That means each state must decide how to regulate iGaming, or Congress must regulate iGaming federally. Sands casino giant Sheldon…

Is Poker entertainment or Business?

Poker is a game like any other- tennis, chess, and soccer. As kids we are taught that a game is supposed to be fun and for our entertainment. Since this type of entertainment is not…

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Positional Play

Positional Play

What are the positions? There are 4 positions in poker to be concerned about. It’s based on where a player is seated relative to the button. The first third of seats from the left of…

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How to Understand Value of  a Two-Card Hand

How to Understand Value of a Two-Card Hand

Texas Hold’em can be tricky to people who have only played the more traditional 5 card poker. The hand you are dealt is 2 cards and it can be hard to know what you have…

How To Play Limit Compared To No-Limit

If you’ve watched yourself push all in and lose to overcards so many times that it’s become frustrating or intimidating, switching your poker game to limit hold ’em might be a good change of pace…

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California Online Poker Legislation Dies

California Online Poker Legislation Dies

The long awaited legalization of online poker in California appears to be a dead issue for 2014, at least. The chief sponsor of the Senate bill has withdrawn SB 1366 legalizing statewide online poker. The…

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Poker is a Gunfight with Cards

Poker is a Gunfight with Cards

Poker is a serious gunfight, using a deck of cards, players study and practice and lay in wait for the opportunity to beat the next best player. Some play daily, for hours. Working diligently on…

Poker table presence and the game

The game of poker is a combination of percentages, betting strategy, luck, and player personality. A novice and veteran player incorporates those qualities and calculations differently while playing the game. This embodiment makes up a…

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Thinking Ahead with Online Poker Strategy

Thinking Ahead with Online Poker Strategy

Playing online poker might seem like it puts a player at a disadvantage not being able to see the other players’ faces. So much is written on a player’s face who forgets that body behavior…

Omaha High-Low: What to Know About Starting Hands

The game of Omaha High-Low, (as known as Omaha8) is challenging at first. Once you learn a few tips, and have played a few hands, the challenge turns into excitement. In Omaha, players begin with…

A Proper PC Setup for Online Poker

In some ways, playing online poker is a bit like playing a video game. There is a strategy and rules of play, but there is also a visual element that is best experience when a…

Texas Hold'em Post Flop Strategy – Bluffs

You’re sitting at a table, enjoying a few games of Texas Hold’em, but here comes the flop and you hit nothing. What do you do? Most people think they should always bluff if they don’t…

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iGaming: The Evolution and Future of Mobile Gaming

iGaming: The Evolution and Future of Mobile Gaming

Online poker is making a comeback thanks to new regulations that legalize Internet gambling in Delaware, Nevada, and New Jersey. This small step is a big win for poker and online casinos. As technology rapidly…

Timing is Everything

If you’ve ever played real, live poker, or even watched a good game on television, you know that acting is a huge part of the game. Mannerisms, facial expressions, tone of voice–all can be a…

Introduction to 7-Card Stud Poker

The 7-Card Stud poker is making a comeback in the world of poker, especially online. In this game, players receive their hands and do not share a community board, as in Hold ‘em. The object…

How Online Poker Promotes Community

Online gaming communities have often been accused of ruining social interaction. It has been suggested that, by eliminating face-to-face communication, these communities inhibit social growth and prevent sincere friendships from developing. It is rather unfair…

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Pocket Kings or Queens Strategy

Pocket Kings or Queens Strategy

When you’re playing Texas Hold’em and are dealt a pair of pocket Kings or Queens, you immediately calculate good odds of winning the hand. However, your ecstasy may be short lived if the turn displays…

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Protect Your Data When Gambling Online

Protect Your Data When Gambling Online

Data breaches from large companies have become a common place occurrence. Giving out your information to make your buying, selling, and enjoyment of the Internet easy is a hard lure not to bite. However, creating…

The Online Poker Industry is Growing Up: Eliminating Cheating

For years online gambling and card games were the extreme of taking chances with one’s money. Numerous instances occurred again and again where players hacked the computers managing card games, allowing them to see other…

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Investing in Casinos – A Modern Financial Trend

Investing in Casinos – A Modern Financial Trend

Gambling has been popular for centuries, but only in recent years have casino companies and corporations also become a major investment option in public markets, and with quite a bit of popularity as well. Online…

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Top poker pros

Top poker pros

Top poker pros Phil Ivey, Andrew Robl, and Daniel “Jungleman 12” Cates posted 4 million dollars of their own money to bail out several Asian men involved in an international sports betting ring. The case…

Online Casino Gaming News

In 2007, a government study projected that the country of Cyprus could collect 67 million dollars annually from a casino industry, The country as a whole only has a GDP of 23 billion dollars, and…

Attack and Defend Tournament Dead Money

As many experts will tell you, a key strategy of tournament poker is knowing how to attack dead money. This skill is important. Attacking these chips and defending attacks is critical for reaching the final…

Playing Poker Online

Playing poker online is out there in a big way. Anyone can find a game for fun or win real money. In some places, it is not so easy to get to a local game…

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Does Age Matter with Poker Skills

Does Age Matter with Poker Skills

It seems the best young players have a genius for the game and older players have instincts only time can nurture. The ability to read body movements whether from study or experience can be priceless…