SOURCE: MacroSolve Inc.

MacroSolve Inc.

April 26, 2011 07:07 ET

MacroSolve Accelerates Patent Enforcement Actions; Files Suit Against Six Additional Companies for Infringement of Its Mobile App Patent

TULSA, OK--(Marketwire - Apr 26, 2011) - MacroSolve, Inc. (OTCQB: MCVE) (PINKSHEETS: MCVE), a leading provider of mobile technologies, apps, and solutions has filed suit against the following six companies on April 18, 2011 for infringement of its U.S. Patent No. 7,822,816:

Canvas Solutions, Inc.
GeoAge, Inc.
Kony Solutions, Inc.
Widget Press, Inc.
Pogo Corporation
SWD Interactive, LLC

On March 15, 2011, the company announced filing suits against four companies: Blue Shoe Mobile Solutions, LLC; Brazos Technology Corporation; On The Spot Systems, Inc.; and Formstack, LLC. MacroSolve and its attorneys have now expanded their enforcement actions to include an additional six companies.

"We have identified a growing list of firms that appear to be infringing upon our patent. We intend to vigorously defend our intellectual property," stated MacroSolve Chairman, Jim McGill.

MacroSolve is represented by two law firms that specialize in patent litigation and enforcement, Houston-based Antonelli, Harrington & Thompson, and Longview, Texas-based Spangler Law. Both firms are retained solely on a contingency basis and thus will be compensated only based upon proceeds from settlement and licensing activities. The law firms have led IP monetization efforts which involved some of the largest technology companies in the world.

On October 26, 2010, the United States Patent and Trademark Office issued U.S. Patent No. 7,822,816 to MacroSolve. The patent, a significant intellectual property (IP) asset to MacroSolve, further advances its position as a leader in the mobile solutions market. The patent addresses mobile information collection systems across all wireless networks, smartphones, tablets, and rugged mobile devices, regardless of carrier and manufacturer, and is currently utilized in MacroSolve's ReForm XT™ rapid mobile app development platform. MacroSolve's patent covers fundamental technology in the mobile application space utilized by multiple companies.

About MacroSolve

MacroSolve, Inc. is a pioneer in delivering mobile apps, technologies, and solutions to businesses and government. Founded in 1997, the company has an extensive network including the top name brands in wireless hardware and software as well as wireless carriers. Leveraging its intellectual property portfolio, MacroSolve is positioned to become a leader in the mobile app space, projected to become a $17.5 billion market by 2012. The company operates through its subsidiaries including Anyware Mobile Solutions (http://www.goanyware.com) and Illume Mobile (http://www.illumemobile.com). For more information, visit MacroSolve (http://www.macrosolve.com) or call 800-401-8740.

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