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Ultimate Poker Championship Series Kicks Off

By Julio Rodriguez of Card Player

 
“The Ultimate Poker Championship, open to anyone with an Ultimate Poker account in Nevada, kicks off Thursday, Oct. 10 with the first of 11 events. The series features over $250,000 in guarantees, including a $100,000 guarantee for the $300 buy-in main event on Oct. 20.”

For the full article, check out Ultimate Poker’s mention on Cardplayer.com.


Nevada Online Poker Market Reaches New Traffic High

By Nick Jones of Poker Fuse

 
“The combined cash game traffic of Ultimate Poker and WSOP.com, the first two online poker rooms in the newly regulated Nevada market, has reached a new peak, the latest traffic data reveals.”

For the full article, check out Ultimate Poker’s mention on Pokerfuse.com.


Tom Breitling talks about bring Ultimate Poker to life

By Ultimate Poker

 
Ultimate Poker Chairman Tom Breitling shares how much hard work and dedication went into bringing Ultimate Poker to life. 700,000 pages or 71 yards of paper went into proving that our technology is state of the art. Our cutting edge software, made in America is that good. And not one tree was cut down to provide this information.

To read the full article, check out The Rail on Ultimate Poker.com.


New Jersey Official Press Release

By Ultimate Gaming

 
Ultimate Gaming, America’s first regulated online gaming operator, announced today that it has signed an online gaming operations agreement with Trump Taj Mahal Associates LLC. Under the terms of the agreement, Ultimate Gaming will supply a wide range of real money online casino games and poker, using its proprietary technology platform and the Ultimate Brands.

To read the full article, check out The Rail on Ultimate Poker.com.


Online Gaming is Here to Stay

BY TOM BREITLING

SPECIAL TO THE LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL

I am fully aware that there are people who are against online gaming. Certain politicians have fundamental religious and moral opposition to gambling in general. And there are even people in the gaming business, most notably Sheldon Adelson of Las Vegas Sands, who’ve stated that they are against online gaming because they don’t believe the technology exists to prohibit minors from playing.

I understand – and respect – where the people against online gaming are coming from.

But two landmark moments over the past seven months have made the debate between the differing viewpoints irrelevant.  Read More…


Fertitta Interactive Announces the Launch of Ultimate Gaming

Ultimate Gaming’s first product, Ultimate Poker, to be released this Summer…

LAS VEGAS (June 20, 2012) – Fertitta Interactive, LLC announced today that it has launched Ultimate Gaming, which will focus on real money online games, social gaming, and digital entertainment in the United States and around the globe. The first of a series of offerings from Ultimate Gaming will include Ultimate Poker, which will be launched this summer.

Fertitta Interactive was established in 2010 by Frank Fertitta III, Lorenzo Fertitta, Tom Breitling and Tim Poster, who have worked together on various projects since the early 1990s. The Fertittas were original investors in Travelscape, the online travel company that was founded by Breitling and Poster and purchased by Microsoft’s Expedia, Inc. in 2000. The founders have a unique history of nurturing and developing businesses in the casino (Station Casinos and Golden Nugget), Internet (Travelscape/Expedia), and sports/entertainment (Ultimate Fighting Championship) industries.  Read More…

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Owners behind Station Casinos launching free online gaming site – LasVegasSun.com

Fertitta Interactive to launch Ultimate Poker on Facebook – Online-Casinos.com

Owners of Station Casinos venture to online poker – KTNV.com

Fertitta Interactive gearing up for online poker – CardPlayer.com

Station Casinos owners launch free gaming website – LasVegas.CBSlocal.com

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