How Cryptocurrencies Have Changed World of Online Casinos

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by Ashley Smith · 4 min read
How Cryptocurrencies Have Changed World of Online Casinos
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Whether we want it or not we have to expect the market to expand because the cryptocurrency method is very promising for operators as well.

Technology is evolving at an impressive pace. It can be a challenge even for those who are actively involved in the digital process and interpret news about developments and novelties.

In the world of technology, one of the most viral trends are cryptocurrencies and the blockchain method. The first blockchain-based cryptocurrency was a well-known Bitcoin. The development of the Bitcoin digital payment system is named after Satoshi Nakamoto. The name actually covers an unnamed programmer (or group of programmers). The first Bitcoin was “mined” in January 2009.

After Bitcoin, several types of digital funds appeared in the cryptographic world, but based on market capitalization, Bitcoin still represents the largest share today (41.6%). In addition, two cryptocurrencies have so far managed to gain more serious ground: the ripple and ether.

In Online Casinos

We all know the basic casino games like poker, blackjack, or roulette. Imagine all that, but all the process is “powered” by cryptocurrencies. The purpose of this article to show you the process as well as the pros of this technology.

This trend has reached the online casino world as well. One thing is for sure, online casinos with cryptocurrency isn’t a huge breakthrough these days, so most players are still playing online using “normal” methods, but there are a growing number of people trying cryptocurrency. Most of the sites are usually works with the main cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), or Litecoin (LTC). Nevertheless, it is also worthwhile to look into the past and related experiences of these sites, regardless of the fact that the purity of the game is basically guaranteed by algorithms for these types of bets.

So it’s worth browsing the internet to find the right site that you trust and that offers games that we’re good at or that we like to play with, so you’re sure to find a promising casino on the list of the best legal online casinos.

What clearly awaits online casino with cryptocurrencies is the fact that due to the working principle of cryptocurrencies, personal data and bank details are more secure than in the case of a “normal” gambling site (since this is a huge advantage of cryptocurrencies). Also, what’s even more exciting is the possibility that you no longer need a long deposit process. If we get out on the internet now and look around, we’ll find that there aren’t huge sites yet that offer this option, but with well-made research, you can surely find some.

So by following certain rules, cryptocurrency betting seems clearly promising, the two main rules are to pay close attention to the site, the events around it, and our currencies as well, as its value can vary tremendously from day to day.

Whether we want it or not we have to expect the market to expand because the cryptocurrency method is very promising for operators as well, among other things, there is less competition in this market, so for an already stable site, this is a market expansion opportunity (the number of cryptocurrency users is increasing).


Thus, it is not surprising that although the market share of sites operating with cryptocurrency can only be around 10-15% nowadays, it is growing year by year, so in the long run, we can expect such opportunities to increase. And if we also add that cryptocurrencies themselves have long been considered by many to be simple payment, why not use it where it really makes sense – in online casinos. It gives perfect anonymity and minimizes cheating opportunities for the player, completely expands our payment options, does not bind us to lengthy processes before, during, and after the game and if the online casino itself sees the opportunity and even launches its own cryptocurrency (similar to chip system), this could be a win-win situation that could benefit the whole sector.

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Author: Ashley Smith

Ashley brings years of professional expertise to the exciting process of writing. Her passion, skills, and experience place her in a unique position to create informative but entertaining writings in technology, finance, and trends.

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