Casino — casino, in which with the use of roulette, gaming tables for card games and dice games, slot machines and other gambling equipment, the conduct of casino announced monetary or other property prize. Board game carried out with the help of assistants — the dealer.
The principle of most of the games performed in casino game result for the participant depends primarily on the element of chance. In the games held in casinos casino can act as the actual organizer (roulette, blackjack, craps) and as serving the party (Texas hold'em, Omaha poker, baccarat, etc.).
In most casinos in the world gambling halls are divided into two types: traditional games hall and a games room. Games, became the most popular in casinos around the world: roulette, blackjack, poker, baccarat, Punto Banco, craps, slot machines, etc.
The origin of casino, Dating is difficult. Virtually every culture there are mentions of gambling establishments: gambling game played in Ancient Greece and Rome, the English Republic and Napoleonic France. Long before our era there was a gambling institution in China.
The first casino of Europe is considered the Ridotto, opened in 1638 in Venice, Italy. By order of the government in the left wing of the Church of Moses was opened a gambling house to control gambling taking place during the big spring carnival. In was the Ridotto introduced a strict dress code and high interest rates in order to limit the number of players the members of the aristocracy. Casino, closed in 1774, under pressure from the zealots, was resumed in 1946 in the Palace of Vendramin.
With the development of computer technologies and the growing number of Internet users increasing popularity started to acquire online casino. This is the direction the entertainment industry today continues to evolve at a rapid pace. This is facilitated by a number of factors:
There is no need to go somewhere. To play you need only a computer and Internet access.
In one online casino can play simultaneously with tens and even hundreds of thousands of players. In traditional casinos, the number of visitors is limited to the area of the playing halls and number of seats at the gaming tables and slot machines, casino-e.
Initial investment and operating costs at an online casino are much lower than at traditional gambling establishments.
However online casinos are not without drawbacks, among which are the following:
As for playing in an online casino requires an Internet connection, there is the possibility of identity theft, payment card data. Therefore, as in many other operations in the network, it is recommended to use a card specially designed for this purpose, only Deposit and withdrawal of funds. The rest of the map is recommended to keep empty.
Due to the nature of the interaction between the Internet casino and players through computer networks to prove the dishonesty of the game is much more difficult than in the case of traditional casinos.
Calculations with the players
Often the transfer of funds to the player's account takes from several hours to several days
The game can be interrupted at any moment of the arisen problems with the connection. Work online casino may be compromised as a result of actions of the crackers (DDoS) attack. Also, these attacks can be imitated by unscrupulous casinos, in pursuit of their goals. Be responsible, withdraw funds from the account, place the required minimum.
The Internet casino is often weaker regulated by current legislation, rather than traditional casinos and in some countries considerably restricted or even prohibited. Is one of those countries and the Russian Federation
However, despite all the shortcomings, the field of gambling online is actively developing. Today, the income of some of the largest online casino comparable with the income of large traditional casino. Recently, a significant role in the development of the online casinos played by social networks and app stores.
Thanks to the numerous software solutions online casino is available not only as a means of leisure, but also as a profitable business. Many developers of gaming platforms offer you the opportunity to open online casino White-Label that requires investment of hundreds of thousands of times smaller than for a similar business offline.