Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) October 23, 2009
Ascentive LLC (owners of FinallyFast.com) today announced the awarding of their third patent by the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office, U.S. Patent No. 7,603,356. The patent relates to online privacy protection and provides a method of preventing unwanted cookies, such as tracking cookies, from being stored on a PC. A remote site maintains a list of sites that are a source of the unwanted cookies. PC owners subscribe to a service that sends the list of sites to the owner's PC, which, in turn, uses the list to prevent the unwanted cookies from being stored on the owner's PC and to remove any such cookies that were previously stored on the owner's PC. For more information please see the following Patent Overview: Click here
Ascentive's previous patents were awarded in March and June of 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 following Patent Overview: http://www.google.com/patents/about?id=pDu0AAAAEBAJ&dq=7,502,797
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 following Patent Overview: http://www.google.com/patents/about?id=5anHAAAAEBAJ&dq=7,546,338
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 55 countries.
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