Posts Tagged: browsers


Chinese startup developer of Dolphin mobile browser sells 51% stake for $91 million

Chinese startup behind Dolphin mobile browser sells 51% stake for $91 million

The Chinese developer of Dolphin, a popular web browser for Android and iOS, has sold a 51 percent stake for US$91 million.

  • July 18, 2014
  • at 11:10 am
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Led by UC Browser, China spends twice as much time on mobile browsers as last year

iResearch, the Shanghai-based internet research firm, released a report today revealing data on mobile browser usage in China. Among other k...

  • February 17, 2014
  • at 8:30 am
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Now Sogou and Qihoo are suing each other

Well, that didn’t take long. Qihoo 360 was reportedly interested in buying Sogou, but no sooner had Sogou scored an investment from Te...

  • September 26, 2013
  • at 10:30 am
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Dolphin Browser Hits 80 Million Installs, Refreshes Android App to v10

Sino-US startup Dolphin Browser has reached 80 million installs around the world for its iOS and Android browser. Today, Dolphin is also bei...

  • June 19, 2013
  • at 11:00 pm
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Qihoo Q1 2013 financials

Qihoo Sees Record User Numbers (457 Million) But Falling Income in Q1

China’s Qihoo (NYSE:QIHU), a software maker and web portal turned search engine, has reported its Q1 2013 financials this morning. The com...

  • May 20, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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How China’s UCWeb Plans To Invest $480 Million in the Next 3 Years

China’s UCWeb and its UC Browser app for mobiles have more than 400 million users worldwide with 100 million outside of China. Today at th...

  • May 7, 2013
  • at 5:00 pm
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How China is Pushing Forward the Mobile Internet in 2012 [CHARTS]

In the gradual but massive shift to the mobile internet, Asia is leading the way. The continent has seen 192.5 percent growth in mobile inte...

  • October 23, 2012
  • at 1:25 pm
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CNNIC Report Breaks Down China’s Mobile Browsers: UCWeb, Tencent Dominating

Stats alert! CNNIC — an agency under the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology that manages several aspects of China’s...

  • September 18, 2012
  • at 4:30 am
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Rumor: Makers of Dolphin Browser Close to Series B Funding Round

The Chinese-made Dolphin Browser could be on course for a second, major round of funding, according to rumors on Chinese tech blogs. Word is...

  • September 4, 2012
  • at 3:00 pm
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UC Browser for TV 3

World’s most popular aftermarket mobile browser makes the leap to TV

China-based UCWeb today announced its latest step toward its multiple-screen dreams with its browser for smart TVs. UC Browser, known wide...

  • March 4, 2014
  • at 9:00 pm
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UC Browser HD Android swipe tabs

UC Browser update adds useful gestures and more new features for Android tablets

UCWeb has updated its UC Browser HD, which is made for Android tablets, to add in useful gestures for dealing with tabs. Now you can swipe b...

  • December 10, 2013
  • at 8:30 pm
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UC Browser Focuses on HTML5, Calls Out to Global Developers For New Open Platform

UC Browser, the China-made mobile browser that has 400 million users around the world, is getting a new worldwide open platform that will fo...

  • July 5, 2013
  • at 1:02 pm
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Browser Maker Opera Opens 5th Asia Office, This Time in Singapore

Norway-based browser maker Opera (OSE:OPERA) is today opening its 17th office around the world – and its fifth in Asia. The newest Ope...

  • June 14, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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CocCoc Releases Corom And Enters the Browser Wars in Vietnam

In the quest to take down Google in Vietnam, CocCoc is stepping up its game once more with the release of a new browser called Corom this we...

  • May 16, 2013
  • at 4:00 pm
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China-Made UC Browser is Bigger Than Ever, Reaches 400 Million Global Users

Beijing-based UCWeb, makers of the smash-hit UC Browser for phones, is announcing today that it now has more than 400 million global users. ...

  • December 13, 2012
  • at 3:36 pm
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China’s Tencent Sees its QQ Browser Reach 16 Million Overseas Users, Mostly in Asia

China’s biggest web company, Tencent (HKG:0700), has been pushing its cross-platform browser for mobiles, QQ Browser, around the world...

  • October 15, 2012
  • at 4:50 pm
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UCWeb Dominates China Mobile Browser Race [Chart]

We were able get a hold of some interesting statistics from iResearch in the China mobile browser race for the month of July. iResearch trac...

  • September 13, 2012
  • at 7:45 pm
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For Chinese Using Online Banking, Forget Firefox, Chrome, or Mac

One Chinese bank has set off a torrent of complaints among Chinese web users after it admitted via social media that its online banking syst...

  • August 7, 2012
  • at 5:10 pm
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