SOURCE: MacroSolve, Inc.

March 20, 2013 07:00 ET

MacroSolve Files Patent Infringement Suits Against Ten Companies

Growing List of Licensees Reaches Fifty-Two

TULSA, OK--(Marketwire - Mar 20, 2013) - MacroSolve, Inc. (OTCQB: MCVE) ("MacroSolve" or the "Company"), a leading provider of mobile technology intellectual property, announces it has filed additional patent infringement suits against:

  • Costco Wholesale Corporation
  • Staples, Inc.
  • Kohl's Department Stores, Inc.
  • The Kroger Corporation
  • Nordstrom, Inc.
  • Pandora Media, Inc.
  • Fandango, Inc.
  • GameStop Corporation
  • Gilt Groupe Holdings, Inc.
  • RueLaLa, Inc.

MacroSolve's U.S. Patent No. 7,822,816, which was issued October 26, 2010, addresses mobile information collection systems across all wireless networks, smartphones, tablets, and rugged mobile devices, regardless of carrier and manufacturer. MacroSolve's patent covers fundamental technology in the mobile application space utilized by numerous companies. The patent, a significant intellectual property asset to MacroSolve, further advances its position as a leader in the mobile solutions market.

"The strength of the patent is evident in the growing number of licensees, which now stands at fifty-two," says Jim McGill, MacroSolve Chairman and CEO. "We are pleased with the results of our enforcement and licensing efforts, which contributed to a 104% profitability growth from 2011 to 2012."

About MacroSolve
Founded in 1997, MacroSolve is heralded for its robust IP portfolio, while advancing throughout the mobile apps era by innovating key technologies that have laid the foundation for apps and next-gen developers. Today, MacroSolve is empowering a new era of mobile innovators seeking advisory services and IP strength from a source of experience.

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