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William H. Gates III
William H Gates III, Gary W Flake, Alexander G Gounares, Thomas F Bergstraesser, Arnold N Blinn, Christopher W Brumme, Lili Cheng, Michael Connolly, Daniel S Glasser, James R Larus, Matthew B MacLaurin, Henricus Johannes Maria Meijer, Debi P Mishra, Amit Mital, Ira L Snyder Jr, Melora Zaner Godsey: Virtual entertainment. Microsoft Corporation, Lee & Hayes PLLC, September 6, 2011: US08012023 (153 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods that provide for a virtual reality entertainment system that supplies immersive entertainment and creates a sensation for a user similar to having guests in a remote location to be physically present as virtual guests. Such virtual reality entertainment system can supply a graphi ...


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Steven Samuel Hoffman, Naomi Kokubo: Method and apparatus for promoting desired on-line activities using on-line games. Rocketon, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, August 7, 2012: US08239487 (45 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates generally to the field of computer and network software, and more particularly it relates to a computer system and method for promoting on-line activities on desired sites via a virtual entertainment system that provides games, interactions or activities that take place ...


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Namsoon Jung, Rajeev Sharma: Method and system for enhancing virtual stage experience. Advanced Interfaces, May 30, 2006: US07053915 (18 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a system and method for increasing the value of the audio-visual entertainment systems, such as karaoke, by simulating a virtual stage environment and enhancing the user's facial image in a continuous video input, automatically, dynamically and in real-time. The present inve ...


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Steven S Hoffman, Naomi Kokubo: Method and apparatus for promoting desired on-line activities using on-line games. Hyperlayers, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, August 13, 2013: US08510413 (4 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a computer system and method for promoting on-line activities on desired sites via a virtual entertainment system that provides games, interactions or activities that take place either partially or fully on the partner's website or within the virtual space associated ...


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William C Little, Daniel J De Waal, Vincent S Manfredi, Bryan E Bullard, Cara L Iddings, Richard J Schneider, Steven G LeMay, Nichole M Beaulieu, David A Gipp: Remote content management and resource sharing on a gaming machine and method of implementing same. IGT, Neal Gerber & Eisenberg, May 1, 2018: US09959702

A gaming system including a number of host devices each coupled to one or more gaming machines, wherein content provided by the host device is output on the gaming machine. To output the content provided by the remote host, a host-controlled process that is authenticated by the gaming machine and ex ...


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Jacob Graham, Gregory A Schlottmann, Steven G LeMay, Richard E Rowe: Integrating remotely-hosted and locally rendered content on a gaming device. IGT, Neal Gerber & Eisenberg, January 30, 2018: US09881453

A wager gaming machine may be configured not only to provide wagering games, but also to communicate with one or more hosts that can provide information and/or services pertaining to local wager gaming events, including but not limited to local tournaments, local restaurants, local messages (e.g., m ...


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Reid M Weber, William C Little, Steven G LeMay, Adrian R Marcu, Warner R Cockerille IV, Nicole M Beaulieu, David A Gipp, Daniel De Waal, Vincent S Manfredi, Bryan Bullard, Cara L Iddings, Richard J Schneider, Glen Keith Russell, Jacob Graham, Gregory A Schlottmann, Richard E Rowe, David C Williams, Kurt M Larsen, Jae Man Yi, Erik B Petersen, Kevin M Higgins, Gregory H Parrott, David L Salls: Methods and systems for interfacing with a third-party application. IGT, Neal Gerber & Eisenberg, June 20, 2017: US09685034

A system for interfacing with a third-party application is described. The system includes a third-party device, a server-based system configured to communicate with the third-party device, and a gaming device configured to communicate with the server-based system to display content of the product or ...


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Miles Arnone, Eric Meyerhofer: Enhanced slot-machine for casino applications. Gamblit Gaming, Caitlyn Ross, August 8, 2017: US09728036

A gaming system is provided, the gaming system including a terminal including an entertainment software engine constructed to provide an entertainment game and display a received wager result separately of the entertainment game; a first and second real world engine constructed to provide a wager re ...


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Miles Arnone, Eric Meyerhofer: Systems for flexible gaming environments. Gamblit Gaming, Caitlyn Ross, July 25, 2017: US09715783

A regulated hybrid gaming system comprised of a terminal including an entertainment software controller coupled to a gaming environment multiplexer, wherein the entertainment software controller receives credit and provides an entertainment game; a real world controller provides a gambling game; and ...


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Miles Arnone, Caitlyn Ross: Gambling game objectification and abstraction. Gamblit Gaming, Caitlyn Ross, November 28, 2017: US09830769

Electronic gaming machines including a plurality of real world controller modules, wherein each real world controller module is constructed to provide a gambling game; a game world controller, wherein the game world controller is constructed to: connect to a selected real world module; receive a con ...



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