Slots machines were originally called one-armed bandits because they were operated by a leaver on the side of the machine. The name still exists but other names also are i use such as pokies or fruit machine – due to the symbols that were used in these machines.
With modern technology, the computer chips inside the slots machines have enabled makers to come up with many variations of the machines, with more reels, lines and winning combinations.
In the USA, slot machines are the most popular form of gambling, they are a less intense game and considered to be softer gaming where people who are not up for the challenge of a more sklill based game feel more comfortable playing.
Playing mobile slots games has proved to be another very popular past time for gamblers. The thrill of playing slots has been replicatedon a mobile phone and opened up the game playing to a whole new audience.