What's New at KPN Consulting!

IP-Discover 2016A released.     4/25/16

     KPN Consulting has released the next version of our popular patent discovery assistant, IP-Discover. Support for WIPO, Espacenet and Depatisnet was updated to reflect recent changes made to those servers.

IP-Discover 2015A released.     6/1/15

     KPN Consulting has released the next version of our popular patent discovery assistant, IP-Discover. WIPO, Depatisnet and KIPRIS downloaders were updated. Reports from the downloader are now archived and can be viewed and managed. USPTO Expert saved search has been changed to allow for longer search terms ( 500 character for the PatFT database, 1000 characters for the AppFT database ).

IP-Discover 2014B released.     10/20/14

     KPN Consulting has released the next version of our popular patent discovery assistant, IP-Discover. All server support has been updated to reflect recent changes. Printing functions have been rewritten to work with recent versions of Adobe Reader and Acrobat with improved functionality. Espacenet can now be used with your OPS login credentials to greatly increase the download rate and quantity of allowed data. User controlled data throttling was implemented on all supported servers.

IP-Discover 2014A released.     5/25/14

     KPN Consulting has released the next version of our popular patent discovery assistant, IP-Discover. This release supports changes made to Espacenet, Depatisnet, Patentscope and USPTO servers. Google support had to be suspended until the data is made available again to 3rd parties. Click here for more details.

IP-Discover 2013A released.     4/1/13

     KPN Consulting has released the next version of our popular patent discovery assistant, IP-Discover. This release supports recent changes to the Espacenet, Depatisnet, Patentscope and KIPRIS servers. Google support now includes US applications and EP documents. Click here for more details.

IP-Discover 2012B released.     10/16/12

     KPN Consulting has released the next version of our popular patent discovery assistant, IP-Discover 2012B. This release corrects for recent changes to the Espacenet and WIPO Patentscope servers, and has new installation software for the application. Click here for more details.

IP-Discover 2012A released.     3/1/12

     KPN Consulting has released the next version of our popular patent discovery assistant, IP-Discover 2012A. New Espacenet support and problems with Depatisnet document downloads have been fixed ( this affects AU,KR,EP,WO,JP and CH documents ). There is new WIPO support for RU, SU, KE and JO documents. Google advanced search has been fixed to support their new interface. Changes were also made to the installer to tweak IE so it times out less when server response is sluggish. Click here for more details.

IP-Discover 2011B released.     11/21/11

     KPN Consulting has released the next version of our popular patent discovery assistant, IP-Discover 2011B. This release offers support for the newly established national collections on WIPO. New features include new error processing and a download report generated after downloading documents. Click here for more details.

IP-Discover 2011A released.     4/25/11

     KPN Consulting has released the next version of our popular patent discovery assistant, IP-Discover 2011A. This release contains fixes for changes made to the Espacenet server. Click here for more details.

IP-Discover 2010E released.     10/19/10

     KPN Consulting has released the next version of our popular patent discovery assistant, IP-Discover 2010C. This release contains Depatisnet fixes and new support for the KIPRIS Korean patent server. Click here for more details.

IP-Discover 2010D released.     05/21/10

     KPN Consulting has released the next version of our popular patent discovery assistant, IP-Discover 2010D. This release contains fixes for changes made to the WIPO and Google servers. Click here for more details.

IP-Discover 2010C released.     03/31/10

     KPN Consulting has released the next version of our popular patent discovery assistant, IP-Discover 2010C. This release contains Espacenet fixes and enhancements, including INPADOC legal information and patent family information. Click here for more details.

IP-Discover 2010B released.     02/01/10

     KPN Consulting has released the next version of our popular patent discovery assistant, IP-Discover 2010B. This release adjusts for changes made to the Espacenet document server. Click here for more details.

IP-Discover 2010A released.     01/20/10

     KPN Consulting has released the next version of our popular patent discovery assistant, IP-discover 2010A. This release adjusts for changes made to the WIPO and Depatisnet document servers. Espacenet status link updated to provide better status reporting on the Espacenet document server. Click here for more details.

IP-Discover 2009B released.     05/28/09

     KPN Consulting has released the next version of our popular patent discovery assistant, IP-Discover 2009B. This release adjusts for changes made to the USPTO document server. Click here for more details.

IP-Discover 2009A released.     02/09/09

     KPN Consulting has released the next version of our popular patent discovery assistant, IP-Discover 2009A. This version adds support for saved searches using the Google patent search engine. Espacenet download has been changed to use the new OPS Espacenet interface. Click here for more details.

IP-Discover 2008A released.     1/31/08

     KPN Consulting has released the next version of our popular patent discovery assistant, IP-Discover 2008A. This release adjusts for changes and improvements made to the WIPO document server. Click here for more details.

IP-Discover 2007B released.     8/21/07

     KPN Consulting has released the next version of our popular patent discovery assistant, IP-Discover 2007B. Nine new search interfaces are available, supporting Depatisnet and WIPO along with two new interfaces for USPTO. Click here for more details.

IP-Discover 2007A released.     1/2/07

     KPN Consulting has released the next version of our popular patent discovery assistant, IP-Discover 2007A. The download engine has been extended to support Depatis and WIPO. The new Google search engine is now also supported. New features include a stats bar to track your server usage, an editable download queue, wizards for adding new documents, improved IP-Discover generated search results, and more. Click here for more details.

IP-Discover 2006A released.     5/8/06

     KPN Consulting has released the next version of our popular patent discovery assistant, IP-Discover. A new download engine and updates for the recent USPTO server changes. Click here to find out more.

IP-Discover 2005B released.     9/12/05

     KPN Consulting has released the next version of our popular patent discovery assistant, IP-Discover 2005B. Nine different search interfaces are now available, making it easy to compose searches and aggregate the results. Personal profiles have been added to accommodate secure corporate environments. Click here to find out more.

IP-Discover 2005A released.     4/24/05

     KPN Consulting is proud to announce the release of IP-Discover 2005A. 2005A updates IPD for changes to Espacenet, and adds some new features and fixes. Click here to find out more.

ClassClarify 2005 released.     1/20/05

     KPN Consulting is proud to announce the release of it's newest software product. ClassClarify makes using the USPTO Manual of Classification easy and fun. Click here to find out more.

KPN Consulting website update.     1/20/05

     The KPN Consulting website shows off a new look for the new year. Look here for announcements of upcoming products, services, and upgrades.