Long before the Internet was invented and made available to the wide public, land-based casinos were the ones that dominated the gambling landscape. And the story of land-based casinos starts all the way back in 1638 with the Ridotto. Situated in the mind-blowing Venice, the Ridotto was the cornerstone for a phenomenon that enjoyed extraordinary developments across the years.
Weibo said it identified over 6.4m unauthorized gambling promotions and closed more than 3m illegal gambling accounts in just the second half of 2019. Weibo ‘disposed of’ 360k short links for gambling and ‘vulgar diversions’ in the final three months of the year.
Gambling is a fun activity pursued by people from all over the globe. Thanks to numerous technological innovations and the invention of online casino platforms, gambling is more accessible than ever.
The global reach combined with support for cryptocurrencies allows them to cater to people from across geographies without having to worry about region-specific banking and legal restrictions which are generally applicable to gambling-related fiat payments. Also, cryptocurrency payments enable secure transactions with quick deposit and withdrawal options.
Pachinko, a slot-cum-pinball form of gambling, is a national obsession though the number of players is declining as younger generations prefer to play games on their mobile phones.
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