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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch, Magdalena M Fincham, Geoffrey M Gelman, Robert C Tedesco: Apparatus and method for facilitating team play of slot machines. Walker Digital, Walker Digital Management, April 29, 2008: US07364510 (100 worldwide citation)

A method for team play of slot machines, including determining a first result corresponding to a first player on a team, determining a second result corresponding to a second player, determining whether the second player is on the team, and determining a result based on the first result and the seco ...


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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch, Daniel E Tedesco, Stephen C Tulley, Geoffrey M Gelman, Steven M Santisi: Method and apparatus for linked play gaming. Walker Digital, Walker Digital Management, June 17, 2008: US07387571 (84 worldwide citation)

The invention includes a system and method for providing linked play via gaming and other devices. In some embodiments, a casino server registers a group for linked play and a group objective and format are established. The linked play commences according to the group format on the gaming devices wh ...


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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch, Victor M Garcia, Geoffrey M Gelman, Daniel E Tedesco, Steven M Santisi: Method and apparatus for setting game parameters. Walker Digital, Walker Digital Management, September 23, 2008: US07427233 (68 worldwide citation)

The present invention allows gaming devices to set or modify game parameters through the use of random events such as spinning slot machine reels or random number generators. In some embodiments, game parameters may be established with various initial values, and then, by spinning the gaming devices ...


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Daniel E Tedesco, James A Jorasch, Geoffrey M Gelman, Jay S Walker, Stephen C Tulley, Vincent M O Neil, Dean P Alderucci: System for image analysis in a network that is structured with multiple layers and differentially weighted neurons. Walker Digital, Walker Digital Management, November 6, 2007: US07292723 (62 worldwide citation)

Disclosed herein are systems and methods for facilitating the usage of an online workforce to remotely monitor security-sensitive sites and report potential security breaches. In some embodiments, cameras are configured to monitor critical civilian infrastructure, such as water supplies and nuclear ...


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Jay S Walker, Bruce Schneier, James A Jorasch: Method and apparatus for a cryptographically assisted commercial network system designed to facilitate and support expert-based commerce. Walker Digital, Walker Digital Management, April 21, 2009: US07523045 (61 worldwide citation)

The present invention is an expert matching method and apparatus for managing communications between an expert having particular qualifications and an end user seeking a solution to an expert request. In a preferred embodiment, the apparatus of the present invention includes a controller having a da ...


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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch, Stephen C Tulley, Robert C Tedesco, Magdalena M Fincham: Methods and system for facilitating a secondary card game. Walker Digital, Walker Digital Management, August 26, 2008: US07416186 (55 worldwide citation)

According to an embodiment, a player of a game (e.g., video poker) wagers on a game in which a first set of cards represents a bonus hand having a high value (e.g., royal, straight). The player is also dealt a second set of cards. In one embodiment, an indication of a first set of cards may be outpu ...


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Jay S Walker, Magdalena Mik, Michiko Kobayashi, Geoffrey M Gelman, Russell Pratt Sammon, Andrew P Golden: Methods and apparatus for increasing, monitoring and/or rewarding a partys compliance with a schedule for taking medicines. Walker Digital, Walker Digital Management, April 29, 2008: US07366675 (54 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus are provided for increasing and/or for monitoring a party's compliance with a schedule for taking medicines. In a first embodiment, a method is provided that includes receiving information regarding whether at least two medicine containers were able to communicate during a pre- ...


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Jay S Walker, Sanjay K Jindal, Toby Weir Jones, Stephen C Tulley, Michael D Downs: System and method for managing customized reward offers. Walker Digital, Walker Digital Management, September 30, 2008: US07430521 (50 worldwide citation)

In accordance with some embodiments of the present invention, a method is provided for managing reward offers. A first performance target that is associated with a financial account is determined. Transaction data that is associated with the financial account is received, and a second performance ta ...


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Jay S Walker, Andrew P Golden, Magdalena M Fincham, Timothy A Palmer, Nandu A Talwalkar, Keith Bemer: Method and system to incorporate game play into product transactions. Walker Digital, Walker Digital Management, June 24, 2008: US07390264 (39 worldwide citation)

A method for providing a product is described in which a selection of a product is received from a customer, a game is selected by the customer, the customer provides his credit card number, the customer plays the game and an outcome is determined. If the customer wins, the credit card is charged a ...


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Jay S Walker, Andrew S Van Luchene, Magdalena M Fincham: Method and apparatus for product display. Walker Digital, Walker Digital Management, March 4, 2008: US07340419 (31 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods are provided for receiving a request to display a type of product. Thereafter, a substitute product for the product is selected from a plurality of substitute products. The selection is based on expected revenue from display of the selected substitute product. The product is then ...