Leap Forward Gaming Assigned Patent
(Targeted News Service Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) By Targeted News Service
ALEXANDRIA, Va., Jan. 1 -- Leap Forward Gaming, Reno, Nev., has been assigned a patent (8,336,697) developed by William R. Wells, Carson City, Nev., for a "device health monitoring for gaming machines."
The abstract of the patent published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office states: "A gaming peripheral for a gaming machine is described. The gaming peripheral can be configured to emulate the functions of a lighting device, such as a candle. The gaming peripheral can be configured to provide enhanced gaming features such as 1) enhanced networking capabilities, 2) enhanced peripheral device monitoring and upgrade capabilities, 3) enhanced player monitoring and security capabilities 4) enhanced gaming function capabilities and 5) enhanced player reward capabilities. The enhanced gaming features can be provided in a non-intrusive manner such that regulated software executed on a gaming machine does not have to be altered."
The patent application was filed on Nov. 10, 2010 (12/943,798). The full-text of the patent can be found at http://patft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser Sect1=PTO1&Sect2=HITOFF&d=PALL&p=1&u=%2Fnetahtml%2FPTO%2Fsrchnum.htm&r=1&f=G&l=50&s1=8,336,697.PN.&OS=PN/8,336,697&RS=PN/8,336,697
Written by Kusum Sangma; edited by Anand Kumar.
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