Poker is a game of chance. But some chances are better than others.
October 17, 2007 10:53 AM Subscribe
posted by rmd1023 (44 comments total)
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is pretty popular, and it seems like almost
everyone is making money at it. At the tables
, on Wall Street
, and online
The World Poker Tour
helped create the current boom and, with the World Series of Poker
, helped make poker players into rock stars.
There have been some previous issues
with online poker room management, but -- for the most part -- players tend to believe that the software and random number generators are reasonably secure, and that the cheating risks of playing on line are mostly due to collusion, chip dumping
, and the like rather than something specific to online play. (modulo the growing possibility of workable poker bots
for online play).
They appear to be wrong.
It's beginning to look like one online poker site
has a cheating problem. theories abound
, and some fallout
has happened already.