Internet Poker History



Poker

What is Online Poker?

Internet poker is your game of poker played over the Internet. It has been partially responsible for a huge increase in the amount of poker players worldwide. Christiansen Capital Advisors said online poker earnings grew from $82.7 million in 2001 to $2.4 billion in 2005, while a survey performed by DrKW and Global Betting and Gaming Consultants claimed online poker earnings in 2004 were at $1.4 billion. In a testimony before the United States Senate regarding Internet Gaming, Grant Eve, a Certified Public Accounta