In the past, people only knew two general kinds of games – indoor games and outdoor games. Included in the list of indoor games are those that are played under a roof such as scrabble, chess, puzzles and others while outdoor games such as football, soccer, volleyball, baseball and others require either a ground or a big field to play. Do you now that in the earlier times, these indoor and outdoor games also did not exist? However, because people keep on looking for something new, different kinds of gambling were developed.With the advent of computer and other electronics, the need for another type of gambling, something that is really different from what existed before became more prominent. Many manufacturers felt this need and they jumped into developing something that would provide a different kind of gambling that will cater to all interests and preferences of different people. Because of their consistent efforts, it took no time to turn their dreams into reality and with it comes a new version of gambling. This new type can only be played with computers and television. Though this is the case, the popularity of games under this type soared high as they swept people of all ages off their feet. However, aside from the computer and television which are common to many household these days, the kinds of games played under this type require different kinds of machines and gambling consoles which are pretty expensive and could not be afforded by those who are not really rich and affluent. It would be unfair to some if they will not be given the chance to enjoy great games simply because they could not afford the expensive machines and gadgets needed to play the games. This is when another type of gambling comes into the picture – Online gambling!Playing games online is the trend nowadays. You do not need to spend a fortune for some expensive machines and gadgets to have fun and entertainment. All you need is your computer and of course, an access to the Internet and you are set to have fun! What makes this type more popular is that it allows any individual to enjoy while saving himself from stress. Multitasking is also learned and practiced by playing games online. You can work, talk on the phone, and do other things while playing. All these can be done simultaneously. Moreover, playing online games helps a person develop the spirit of sportsmanship, competition and confidence because unlike playing on machines and gadgets wherein a player competes with a virtual opponent, in online gambling, the player competes with a real person online!There are more benefits that a person can get from playing games online. When you realize all the benefits of online gambling, you would probably ask yourself why these online games have just been developed. Thanks to all the indoor and outdoor games because it was through them that the online games were developed. People also owe the technology gratitude as these all were made possible through the advancement of technology.