MacroSolve, Inc. announced July 18 that it has filed a patent infringement suit against Target Corporation for violation of MacroSolve’s U.S. Patent No. 7,822,816.
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 rapid mobile app development platforms. MacroSolve’s patent covers fundamental technology in the mobile application space utilized by multiple companies.
“As one of the industry’s senior app developers, MacroSolve is helping companies streamline their own business practices and optimize how they integrate mobile technologies,” says Jim McGill, Chairman of MacroSolve. He adds, “It’s only natural that we vigorously defend the work we’ve done.”
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 asset to MacroSolve, further advances its position as a leader in the mobile solutions market.