UNITED STATES PATENT AND TRADEMARK OFFICE REAFFIRMS PATENT 5,838,906 FOR THE SECOND TIME


Evanston, Illinois – February 05, 2009 – Eolas Technologies Incorporated announced today that the United States Patent and Trademark Office has issued an ex parte reexamination certificate for U.S. Patent 5,838,906, reaffirming the validity of the patent for the second time. This patent embodies technology that was first demonstrated publicly in 1993 and enabled Web browsers for the first time to act as platforms for fully-interactive embedded applications. This advanced browser technology makes possible rich interactive online experiences for over one billion Web users worldwide.