Present game of poker as we know it hails from several ancient games. The name itself comes from a French game by a similar sounding name but with the same meaning -- Poque. Other historians believe that the game got its name from a German risky game called 'Pochspiel' both the games poker online terpercaya were risky in nature and were played to win cash or something of value.
Other historians will beg to differ claiming the game has its root base in the land of the Hindus -- The indian subcontinent, where there is a similar ancient game involving bluffing -- the game of "pukka".
While historians are still unsure on the root base of the game and its name, the game of poker is taking on a new dimension -- that of the world of virtual reality. With the advances in technology the internet has emerged as the most efficient and economical communication tool. All forms of data can be digitally fed across the world in the flash of a second with out losing on human eye the original data. It was shortly before casinos all over the world began to cash in on this world of opportunity.
Though the casinos of the world are constantly swarmed casinos are always greedy for more customers -- because the more people able to risk their money the better the chances of the casino of making a lot more. The casinos saw the internet as an opportunity not to be missed.
When it comes to virtual poker rooms the casinos can take their dealing tables to the customer instead of waiting for the customer to come to the casino. There is no problem whatsoever when it comes to helpful these customers as well as the internet is a world of space. Then there are no cost expenses such as rentals, maintenance and staff, most of all there is no property rent or tax to be paid to the government. Then there is no time to close or open -- the internet is always open. Last of all there is no limit to the reach of the internet. So, all the factors are in favor of the casino and they choose to bring the online poker room to the player instead of waiting for the golfer to come to the room.
From the players point of view a virtual poker room has some advantages. There is no chance for experienced players reading a players nonverbal communication and effectively wondering the cards he is holding. There are no cheating such as people watching your hand from behind and informing one other player. The game cannot end in a fight because there is no one there to kick or punch or abuse. There are lesser distractions and each player can concentrate on his or her game. Last of all there is no need to buy drinks for everyone at the table.
So, when playing poker in one of these virtual rooms, rest assured that no one can cheat as there are directors who can effectively detect this and ban a player from a game. They can even prevent a player from returning to the game in future -- so the same goes to all poker players. So have yourself some poker room fun and hope you win some too.