Entrepreneur, CEO, Consultant, Inventor —
Charles Mills wrote a software product, started and managed a successful
software company, cashed out, and worked for four years from the other side
of the table assisting the acquirer in buying other software companies. Now
he helps entrepreneurs, acquirers, lawyers, and investment bankers achieve
the same success he did.
Mr. Mills is the inventor of
ciKeep™, a patent pending
method for preventing software piracy.
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ciKeep™ is a new licensing method that protects
software and digital entertainment from unauthorized sharing. Unlike
earlier installation key systems, ciKeep prevents licensees from
sharing keys by tying each key to confidential information, such as a
credit card number, that the licensee is unwilling to disclose.
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