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Craig Paulsen: Personal gaming device. IGT, Weide & Miller, September 30, 2003: US06628939 (368 worldwide citation)

The present invention comprises a personal gaming device. The personal gaming device of the invention is adapted to present a game to a player. In one embodiment, the gaming device includes a display screen, a processing unit including a processor and a memory, and a wireless communication interface ...


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Rick Rowe: Method and system for funding and awarding bonuses in a gaming environment. IGT, Weide & Miller, September 16, 2003: US06620046 (299 worldwide citation)

A method and system are provided for awarding bonuses in a gaming environment. The system includes gaming machines associated with a player tracking host and a bonus system host. Each gaming machine has a player tracking device. In accordance with a method, a bonus is funded independently of specifi ...


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Todd V Swanson: Method and apparatus for minimally invasive knee arthroplasty. Weide & Miller, May 23, 2006: US07048741 (239 worldwide citation)

The invention is a method for performing a minimally invasive knee arthroplasty and components for this procedure. The method involves creating an incision along the medial or lateral aspect of a patient's knee, exposing the knee joint, resecting the distal end of the femur, the proximal end of the ...


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Elia R Tarantino, Eric J Maiss: Computer-controlled gaming apparatus and method. Colepat, Weide & Miller, December 2, 2003: US06656047 (208 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and a method facilitate single user and tournament play of wagering games on a computer-controlled machine. A player provides control input in order to control the game. The machine simulates the rolling of dice to obtain scoring combinations, and the player makes strategic gaming decis ...


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Joseph W Cole, Elia Rocco Tarantino: Gaming device and method of playing a game. Colepat, Weide & Miller, September 2, 2003: US06612574 (202 worldwide citation)

A game having a bonus feature and a gaming apparatus for presenting the game are disclosed. One embodiment of the method comprises the steps of a player placing a wager, spinning a plurality of first reels having indicia thereon, determining if indicia displayed by the plurality of first reels assoc ...


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Joseph W Cole, Elia Rocco Tarantino: Gaming device and method of playing a game. ColePat, Weide & Miller, March 18, 2003: US06533273 (177 worldwide citation)

A game having a bonus feature and a gaming apparatus for presenting the game are disclosed. One embodiment of the method comprises the steps of a player placing a wager, spinning a plurality of first reels having indicia thereon, determining if indicia displayed by the plurality of first reels assoc ...


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Hardy Lee Crumby: Gaming device network. IGT, Weide & Miller, October 28, 2003: US06638170 (176 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for establishing a data network between gaming devices is disclosed. In one embodiment a wireless communication system facilitates communication between gaming devices or communication between gaming devices and a server or central site. Wireless communication overcomes the dr ...


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Joseph W Cole, Elia Rocco Tarantino: Gaming device and method of playing a game. Colepat, Weide & Miller, September 2, 2003: US06612575 (167 worldwide citation)

A game having a bonus feature and a gaming apparatus for presenting the game are disclosed. One embodiment of the method comprises the steps of a player placing a wager, spinning a plurality of first reels having indicia thereon, determining if indicia displayed by the plurality of first reels assoc ...


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Elia Rocco Tarantino: Dice game in which categories are filled and scores awarded. Weide & Miller, August 12, 2003: US06605001 (159 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and a method facilitate single user and tournament play of wagering games. A player provides control input in order to control the game. The machine simulates the rolling of dice to obtain scoring combinations, and the player makes strategic gaming decisions concerning the holding, rele ...


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Keith R Jones, William W Jones, Ragnar H Jonsson: Method and apparatus for transmission line analysis. Mindspeed Technologies, Weide & Miller, August 23, 2005: US06934655 (155 worldwide citation)

A method and system for performing sequence time domain reflectometry to determine the location of line anomalies in a communication channel is disclosed. In one embodiment, the system generates a sequence signal and transmits the sequence signal over a channel that is the subject of the sequence ti ...