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Ascentive Software Awarded Fourth Patent Approval from US Patent Office


Ascentive Software Awarded Fourth Patent Approval from US Patent Office

Ascentive LLC, the creators of award winning and user-friendly software products such as FinallyFast and BeAware, today announced that their fourth patent has been awarded by the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office.

Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) December 10, 2010

Ascentive LLC (owners of today announced that they have been awarded their fourth patent by the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office, U.S. Patent No. 7,840,652.

The patented invention describes how a computer's Internet connection can be optimized by automatically testing a series of configuration settings based on the end-user's desired Internet performance characteristics.

Ascentive's previous three patents were awarded in 2009. The first patent, U.S. Patent No. 7,502,797, relates to Internet Security Monitoring and is for a client monitoring application that records and monitors human activity which is then forwarded to a supervisor server over a network. For more information please see the Patent Overview.

The second patent, U.S. Patent No. 7,546,338, relates to screening remote sites based on assessments performed by members of a trust community, and then having client machines take protective action against sites with undesirable assessments. For more information please see the Patent Overview.

The third patent, U.S. Patent No. 7,603,356, relates to providing a method of preventing unwanted cookies, such as tracking cookies, from being stored on a PC. For more information, please see the patent overview.

About Ascentive LLC and Finally Fast com

Ascentive's mission statement is to develop easy-to-use software for consumers and businesses for solving everyday PC problems, backed by top-notch customer support and service.

Founded in 1998, Ascentive LLC was the brainchild of Adam Schran and his brother Andrew. Armed with a degree in Computer Science, Adam's dream to develop and market software came to life with the launch of their first product, WebRocket. The rest is history. With a dozen products, Ascentive is a market leader in corporate and consumer software and has received accolades from media organizations like The Wall Street Journal, Newsweek, Forbes, Tech TV and NBC.

Ascentive Software and FinallyFast products and services are used by hundreds of thousands of people and businesses, with registered customers in 175 countries.

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