News and Media - Poker Academy

University of Alberta Wins 2006 AAAI Poker Championship

Posted on Oct 23, 2006
The 2006 AAAI Poker Championship is the first of an annual championship which pits the best poker-playing programs in the world against each other. This event is the most intense competition available for poker programs.

In the inaugural year of this competition, the University of Alberta emerged with first place in both events, furthering their reputation as the leader in Poker AI.

Poker Academy supplies foundation for STACKED Poker AI

Posted on Oct 05, 2006
Poker Academy, the leading poker training software developer, today announced that the company supplied the foundation for the poker playing artificial intelligence inside Myelin Media's award-winning game "STACKED with Daniel Negreanu".

PA Holdem Poker coming to UK

Posted on Jan 06, 2006
Merscom LLC today announced an agreement with the leading holdem poker developer to publish "Poker Academy Texas Holdem" across seas, in the United Kingdom and Nordic countries.

'Big Ron' Hargrove wins $133,760 by making Final Table

Posted on Dec 02, 2005
"Big Ron" Hargrove won $133,760 by making the final table and finishing third place at the Caesars Palace Casino Circuit Champ Tournament. Big Ron attributes a big part of his success to training diligently with Poker Academy Texas Holdem software. The tournament took place on October 30 through November 2, 2005, in Elizabeth, Indiana.