Online gambling has continued to develop over the last few years with more and more gambling opportunities being available and one which is particularly interesting is online lottery gambling. The lottery is definitely a feature of Irish gambling with many people not really thinking that it is gambling, it is merely buying a lottery ticket once or twice a week and see what happens and most do not even expect to win but the point is that somebody has to win so why not you. With online gambling you now have the chance to participate in lotteries all over the world which gives far more chances but there are other differences between buying a ticket in the local lottery and online lottery gambling. The first difference is that in online lottery gambling you can choose the stake which you want to play for instead of buying a fixed price ticket but the major difference is that you know what you stand to win by matching numbers. National lotteries end up with a prize pool which is determined by the number of entries and the winnings received by each winning ticket is determined by the size of that pool and the number of winners but online lottery gambling works differently in that fixed odds are stated at the online gambling site for each winning number of numbers so by multiplying your stake by those odds you can see what you stand to win. Online lottery gambling enables you to play lotteries from New York to Spain or the UK without leaving your home. In a sense it becomes a little bit similar to Keno but whereas Keno uses a random number generator to determine the winning numbers, online gambling on lotteries uses the actual drawn numbers from each lottery so the result can never be in doubt and cannot be affected in any way by the online casino.