updated 02:25 pm EST, Mon January 2, 2006
Patent Grabber 4.0
Blazing Dawn Software today released , an application that automates the process of downloading patent documents from free public patent archives. The update adds ability to download INPADOC (International Patent Documentation Center) legal status summaries for multiple patents, as well as patent applications. The application allows users to specify a list of patents and click the "Get Patents" button to automatically download every page of all desired patents. Patent Grabber 4.0 is available from Blazing Dawn's website (pricing was unavailable), and requires any version of Mac OS X, or Mac OS 8.6 or later.