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  • Computer Scientists Unveil Cepheus, an Unbeatable Poker Program

    Computer Scientists Unveil Cepheus, an Unbeatable Poker Program

    In a study published in Science magazine on Thursday, University of Alberta computer scientists announced a computer program called Cepheus that has been scientifically proven to be unbeatable at Texas hold’em. According to Professor Michael Bowling, who heads up the U of A’s Computer Poker Research Group, they used 4,000 powerful CPUs capable of playing […]

  • This Day In Sports History (November 9th) – Joe Cada

    This Day In Sports History (November 9th) – Joe Cada

    It was on this day in 2009 that Joe Cada and Darvin Moon played heads-up in the World Series of Poker No Limit Texas Hold’em Main Event.  Cada ended up winning to become the youngest ever winner of the event at 21 years of age. Darvin Moon entered the final table, known as the “November […]

  • Don Cheadle playing poker 2-5 No Limit at Caesars

    Don Cheadle playing poker 2-5 No Limit at Caesars

    Sitting in the Caesars Palace poker room playing 2-5 no limit Texas Holdem, the table seemed to be dry for about the first 2 hours.  I was getting no cards and found myself falling asleep every so often.  Until a Cannon sat down in seat number 10, and lightened up the table.  It was the infamous […]