Play lottery can involve traveling to the lottery terminal, standing in a long line to buy lottery tickets when the jackpot is large and dealing with traffic. Now some lotteries give lottery players to buy lottery tickets with cellular devices and cellphones. Many lotteres also allow internet access and the ability to create lotto accounts online. Social networking websites such as Twitter allows lottery players to check lottery results instantly using other cellphones and mobile devices.
In the UK lottery players can create accounts with lotteries and English national players can enter and buy lottery tickets using text messages. Users of this service report that it is fast and efficient. In South Africa ATM access and SMS banking has been combined to allow lottery players the opportunity to use cellphones to play Lotto South Africa. Now there is a cellular application available in the UK that allows players to receive lottery results through text messages. This service is available on all telephone networks in the UK and the charge is 25P per message.
There is a mobile application that allows lottery players to access services that will help players choose lottery numbers. Statistics show that most of the big lottery winners have their ‘luck’ numbers chosen by a kind of random number generator. There are many services available that provide access to the lottery number generator and this can be easily found online. Many of these services offer free accounts and also provide lottery results.
Lottery players who find themselves in the city or other cities can use a cellular map to find the nearest lottery retailer. Just go to the mobile web and scan the map to find the closest Lotto retailer. Mobile Banking is popular in many parts of the world and those who have this service can buy lottery tickets at terminals using cellphones. This service is expected to be widely available in the near future.
In the US, some countries have now established websites and some allow players to make online lottery purchases. Even though there are some problems with online ticket sales because of anti-online gambling legislation in the US, the problem is quickly resolved. Countries that allow players to buy lottery online tickets hope to increase lottery related revenues to help increase budget deficits. Just a matter of time before us lotteres catch up with their European colleagues.