Tag Results for cheat (5)

  1. More Internet Poker "Glitches"

    Earlier this month, I wrote about several instances of the cheating that apparently is going on in Internet poker community. In one case, the Internet poker site AbsolutePoker had to refund $1.6 million to cheated players, while in another case, AbsolutePoker's sister site, UltimateBet.com, had to refund more than $20 million because of cheating that went on for more than four years. In both cases, cheaters had found a way to see their opponents cards. Now comes word that UltimateBet has paid losing players the pot instead of the winners. In one case, the …

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  2. Do You Trust Those You Play Online Poker With?

    The Washington Post ran a long story on Sunday about several instances of the cheating that apparently is going on in Internet poker community. In one case, the Internet poker site AbsolutePoker had to refund $1.6 million to cheated players, while in another case, AbsolutePoker's sister site, UltimateBet.com, had to refund more than $20 million because of cheating that went on for more than four years. In both cases, cheaters had found a way to see their opponents cards. I found the story intriguing from several perspectives, but especially in how people …

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