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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch, Thomas M Sparico: Method and system for adapting gaming devices to playing preferences. Walker Digital, Steven M Santisi, Dean Alderucci, August 29, 2000: US06110041 (1024 worldwide citation)

A slot machine networked to a central server receives preference data corresponding to a player from the central server and configures the game to match the received preference data. The player inserts his player tracking card into the slot machine, which transmits player identification data to the ...


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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch, Thomas M Sparico: Remote gaming device. Walker Asset Management Partnership, Dean Alderucci, Jeffrey L Brandt, December 14, 1999: US06001016 (815 worldwide citation)

A method and system for remote play of a gaming device, such as a slot machine. A player enters play preferences at a remote wagering terminal. The remote wagering terminal transmits the play preferences to a slot network server that stores the play preferences. Based upon the play preferences, the ...


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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch, Thomas M Sparico: Automated play gaming device. Walker Asset Management Partnership, Dean Alderucci, Steve M Santisi, January 11, 2000: US06012983 (708 worldwide citation)

A method and device for automated, repetitive play of a gaming device, such as a slot machine. A player enters player identifying information and player parameter selections at a gaming device. The gaming device stores the player parameter selections and proceeds to initiate automated play of the ga ...


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Jay S Walker, Thomas M Sparico, James A Jorasch: Gaming device for a flat rate play session and a method of operating same. Walker Digital, Scott B Allison, Dean Alderucci, June 20, 2000: US06077163 (532 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed generally to a method and apparatus for operating a gaming device having a flat rate play session costing a flat rate price. The flat rate play session spans multiple plays on the gaming device over a pre-established duration. The gaming device identifies price para ...


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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch, Thomas M Sparico: System for adapting gaming devices to playing preferences. Walker Digital, Dean P Alderucci, September 25, 2001: US06293866 (525 worldwide citation)

A slot machine networked to a central server receives preference data corresponding to a player from the central server and configures the game to match the received preference data. The player inserts his player tracking card into the slot machine, which transmits player identification data to the ...


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Jay S Walker, Thomas M Sparico, T Scott Case: Method and apparatus for the sale of airline-specified flight tickets. priceline com, Jeffrey L Brandt, Morgan & Finnegan, April 27, 1999: US05897620 (506 worldwide citation)

An unspecified-time airline ticket representing a purchased seat on a flight to be selected later, by the airlines, for a traveler-specified itinerary (e.g., NY to LA on March 3rd) is disclosed. Various methods and systems for matching an unspecified-time ticket with a flight are also disclosed. An ...


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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, James A Jorasch, Thomas M Sparico: Method and apparatus for directing a game in accordance with speed of play. Walker Digital, Steven M Santisi, May 29, 2001: US06238288 (411 worldwide citation)

In accordance with the present invention, a gaming device such as a slot machine calculates a speed of game play, and in turn determines a pay schedule based on the speed of game play. The pay schedule for higher speeds of game play typically provides a higher payout percentage, which attracts playe ...


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Jay S Walker, T Scott Case, James A Jorasch, Thomas M Sparico: Method, apparatus, and program for pricing, selling, and exercising options to purchase airline tickets. Walker Asset Management Partnership, Jeffrey L Brandt, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, August 18, 1998: US05797127 (411 worldwide citation)

An apparatus, method, and program for determining a price of an option to purchase an airline ticket, and for facilitating the sale and exercise of those options. By purchasing an option, a customer can lock in a specified airfare without tying up his money and without risking the loss of the ticket ...


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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch, Thomas M Sparico: Automated play gaming device. Walker Digital, Dean P Alderucci, June 12, 2001: US06244957 (358 worldwide citation)

A method and device for automated, repetitive play of a gaming device, such as a slot machine. A player enters player identifying information and player parameter selections at a gaming device. The gaming device stores the player parameter selections and proceeds to initiate automated play of the ga ...