As someone who once worked in the casino industry in days gone by, I know just how heavily regulated the gambling industry can be. From checking customers credentials in country-wide databases, to scrutinising their identification, to having to watch every move that people making during a round of poker, I’ve seen it all. But with the advent of online gambling and the plethroa of betting web sites out there, it’s never been easier and more accessible for the average man or woman on the street to partake in their game of choice.
Whether it’s placing a few hard-earned bucks on the latest big sporting event, taking a few spins in roulette, or playing a tense round of poker against some big hitters, testing your wits and your nerve is now something that we can all enjoy from the comfort of our own homes. These fun and exciting activities used to be exclusive to the rich and famous, a favourite pastime for the priveleged few or for fictional spies with glamorous beauties by their sides. Now that world is open to all of us, at any time of day, from anywhere on the planet.
But it has taken time to get to this point, at least in a way that really does transport us into that elusive world. With internet connection speeds increasing, with online security getting better by the day, and with the sheer power of modern computers and handheld devices, the online gambling world has definitely come of age and can now offer all the thrills and spills in realtime and in high definition.
Nothing can replace the actual feeling on sipping on a vodka martini in a high-class Monaco casino, after the Valet parks that million dollar sports car that you drove from your luxury penthouse. And it’s something that most of us will only ever dream about. But with online gambling pushing the limits of what our technology can do, now is as good a time as any to immerse yourself in that world and take part in some virtual high-stakes action!