Multi-process communication regarding gaming information

  • US 10,406,446 B2
  • Filed: 02/13/2015
  • Issued: 09/10/2019
  • Est. Priority Date: 08/13/2010
  • Status: Active Grant
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1. A method comprising:

  • receiving from a device, by a computer processor, a status of one or more communication interfaces of the device, the status indicating whether the one or more communication interfaces of the device are enabled or disabled;

    determining based on the received status, by a computer processor, that one or more communication interfaces of the device are disabled;

    determining, by a computer processor, that the device is authorized to use a gaming service based at least in part on the determination that one or more communication interfaces are disabled;

    determining, by a computer processor, that a user of the device is authorized to use the gaming service;

    determining, by a computer processor, that the device is associated with a location in which gaming activity is allowed; and

    allowing, by a computer processor, gaming activity on the device based at least in part on the determination that the device is authorized, the determination that the user is authorized, and the determination that the device is associated with the location in which gaming activity is allowed.

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