One of the biggest pluses of gambling online is that provides players with the ability to consult resources while playing at an online casino. At a land-based casino, imagine playing craps with a pair of dice in one hand and a strategy guide in the other – it’s an unlikely situation. At online casinos, players can consult helpful resources to help them increase their odds of winning and make informed decisions about their gambling experience.

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Online casinos run on some of the most sophisticated software that web designers have to offer, using some of the most advanced technology to create entertaining and alluring games. There are two types of online casinos software available, third-party and proprietary. While third-party is much more popular than proprietary, the latter provides players with some great advantages.

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As with all computer- or internet-based programs, online casinos are not perfect. There will always be a need for customer service departments, and players should expect that, at one point or another, they will require assistance.
Previously, telephone support was the only option available to online casino clients. While it promises instant service, it still has it downsides. It is a common situation for a player living in a remote area to be denied toll-free telephone support, as toll-free numbers are usually only available to players in larger areas like the UK and the US. Even players in those regions experience difficulty, however, as it is not uncommon for players to wait long periods of time for a customer service representative to become available.

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Statistics show that playing poker is predominantly a male pastime. Only 15% of professional poker players are female, but that number is a significant improvement on previous figures. However, things seem to be changing: a recent study has revealed that there are over 13 000 women in Europe, North America and Australia who play poker on a regular basis, statistics which suggest that one-third of all online poker players in 2011 will be female.

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