MOBILE gaming is changing the face of sports betting forever. There may still be a place for a traditional bookmaker's counter where the day’s tips are discussed and punters stare at details of race meetings in newspapers pinned to the wall, but few people have enough time to spend perhaps half an hour in a bookies’ bricks-and-mortar outlet. They look like a dying breed; online bookmakers appreciate this, which is why so many former bookmakers premises have been sold.
Moreover, as software develops and fresh Apps are created on a daily basis, mobile phone betting offers incredibly easy access to literally dozens of betting tips, daily selections and punters’ guides. In fact, for punters engaged in internet-based betting, the ease with which they can examine regular promotions available at online bookmakers and select from the range of free bets on offer to UK and international internet customers, virtually ensures that mobile sports betting is heading only one way – upwards.
For busy folk, mobile gambling is a boon. It offers not just ease of access, but also immediate updates on tips and odds to the predictor looking for the best mobile betting sites.
One day, online mobile betting will be available to every predictor, as one established sports writer confirmed: "For those of us who have watched as mobile betting has developed, it is clear that as fresh Apps are developed, so mobile bets are the way to go. Why? They’re simply so convenient.
“Almost every online bookmaker has identified mobile phone gambling as a massive potential growth market for a new generation of people who are both internet-savvy and looking for new features on their smart phones. For these guys, live mobile betting is exciting, new and, of course, potentially very profitable.
"At the moment, iPhone betting seems to be leading the way with a range of services which are catching on fast and although some people may still be unsure about mobile gambling, it seems only a matter of time before it becomes a prime source of wagering, so steady influencing betting markets.
“Just about every online bookmaker is currently looking to develop their mobile betting market. And it’s not difficult to understand why.
"The basic rules still apply of course, but the beauty of mobile sports betting is the ease with which predictions can be turned into a mobile bet within seconds. This means there are literally dozens of free bet options available to iPhone betting users and as many users are new to the gaming sector, they’re proving immensely popular. Anyone examining what is happening from the outside would invariably conclude that mobile betting is without doubt a booming market."