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Bruce Schneier, Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch: Method and apparatus for securing electronic games. Walker Digital, Dean Alderucci, Patrick J Buckley, August 8, 2000: US06099408 (503 worldwide citation)

A system for playing electronic games includes a game server and one or more player terminals. Game results are based on a random number generated in each of the game server and the player terminals. The game server and the player terminals cooperate to ensure that the random numbers are generated i ...


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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch, Thomas M Sparico: Electronic gaming system offering premium entertainment services for enhanced player retention. Walker Digital, Patrick J Buckley, Dean Alderucci, September 5, 2000: US06113495 (472 worldwide citation)

An electronic gaming system is disclosed that allows a player of an electronic gaming device, such as a slot machine or an arcade video game, to access premium entertainment services, such as premium web sites, pay-per-view services and shared-revenue telephone services, such as 900 or 976 services, ...


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Jay S Walker, Bruce Schneier, Sanjay K Jindal, Daniel E Tedesco: Method and device for generating a single-use financial account number. Walker Digital, Patrick J Buckley, Dean Alderucci, December 19, 2000: US06163771 (367 worldwide citation)

A device for facilitating financial account transactions is described which includes a processing unit including a cryptographic processor. The device also includes an input unit, a display unit and a memory device connected to the processing unit. The memory device contains a private cryptographic ...


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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch, Andrew S Van Luchene: Systems and methods wherein a buyer purchases a product at a first price and acquires the product from a merchant that offers the product for sale at a second price. Walker Digital, Dean Alderucci, Patrick J Buckley, June 19, 2001: US06249772 (241 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods are provided wherein a buyer purchases a product at a first price and acquires the product from a merchant that offers the product for sale at a second price, the second price being different from the first price. Transaction information associated with the buyer and the merchant ...


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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch: Method and apparatus for using a player input code to affect a gambling outcome. Walker Asset Management Partnership, Patrick J Buckley, Dean Alderucci, Morgan & Finnegan L, January 4, 2000: US06010404 (235 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for using player input codes (e.g., numeric, biometric or physical) to affect the outcomes of electronic gambling devices, such as slot machines. The player inserts money into the slot machine and enters an input, e.g., a lucky number or biometric measurement, into a device at ...


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David F Zucker, Norman L Merritt Jr, Leigh Zarelli, R Montrose Graham, Mark L Kirschner, Sarah F Davies, V Maximillian Garcia, Eric Berlin, William B Feehan, Richard Mass, Derek J Murphy: Systems and methods to facilitate games of skill for prizes played via a communication network. Skillgames, Patrick J Buckley, October 22, 2002: US06468155 (180 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods are provided to facilitate games of skill for prizes played via a communication network. According to one embodiment, a potential game to be played at a remote player device via a communication network is determined. The potential game is evaluated to estimate an amount of player ...


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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch: System and method for generating and executing insurance policies for gambling losses. Walker Digital, Dean Alderucci, Patrick J Buckley, Nandu A Talwalkar, September 5, 2000: US06113493 (175 worldwide citation)

A system and method for providing a gambling loss insurance policy automatically computes insurance premiums and processes gambling sessions covered by the gambling loss insurance policies. The players may purchase the insurance policies using various means such as coins, earned winnings, or credit ...


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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch, Thomas M Sparico: Method and apparatus for entertaining callers in a queue. Walker Asset Management Partnership, Dean Alderucci, Patrick J Buckley, January 11, 2000: US06014439 (163 worldwide citation)

A system for entertaining a caller placed in a queue of a call center is disclosed that allows the caller to access a plurality of entertainment options while on hold. The entertainment options permit the caller to (i) place a call to a third party while on hold; or (ii) access one or more premium e ...


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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch: System and method for generating and executing insurance policies for foreign exchange losses. Walker Digital, Patrick J Buckley, Peter J Vogel, October 3, 2000: US06128598 (158 worldwide citation)

A system and method for providing a foreign exchange insurance policy that automatically considers factors such as the type of currency, exchange rate, amount of coverage, and period of coverage, to determine a premium. Users can access the system using credit cards, ATMs, banks or other media.


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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch, Thomas M Sparico: Method for motivating players to return to a casino using premiums. Walker Digital, Kurt M Maschoff, Patrick J Buckley, Steven M Santisi, February 27, 2001: US06193608 (151 worldwide citation)

A method of motivating players to return to a casino includes receiving a request to convert a predetermined value of casino currency to cash. Upon the receipt of the request, a premium value is calculated based at least in part on the predetermined value. Subsequently, the customer is provided an i ...