Posts Tagged: mobile 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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UCWeb overtakes Opera as India’s top mobile browser, adds Jack Ma to board (INFOGRAPHIC)

Did UCWeb just snatch the India mobile browser crown from Opera? That’s what the company claims, citing Statcounter data that puts its...

  • August 22, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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Opera Singapore office

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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Third-Party Mobile Browsers Dominate on Asia’s Smartphones

Spencer Ng is a client service associate director at TNS – a global market research firm. He is interested in anything mobile and currentl...

  • February 25, 2013
  • at 3:08 pm
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New W3C facility at Beihang University

W3C Opens Office in Beijing, Invites China to Shape Future of Web Standards

The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), an international community dedicated to web standards that’s headed by Tim Berners-Lee out of MIT...

  • January 21, 2013
  • at 9:55 am
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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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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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360 Browser for Android, Yet One More Choice for Chinese Netizens

Desktop and mobile web browser apps in China are increasingly becoming freebies, like tea-bags at hotels, from companies desperate to be rem...

  • September 20, 2011
  • at 4:00 pm
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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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UCBrowser developers

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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China-Made UC Browser Passes Another Milestone, Has 100 Million Users Overseas

We know that the China-made UC Browser has 400 million worldwide users, but we previously didn’t know exactly where they are. Now we d...

  • February 28, 2013
  • at 8:01 pm
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UC Web Dominating Chinese Mobile Browser Market

Everyone knows that mobile is the future. In fact, forget the future, mobile is a big part of the present. And while Chinese internet giants...

  • February 8, 2013
  • at 11:00 am
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Baidu browser for Middle East and north Africa

China’s Baidu Pushes Into Africa and Middle East With New Mobile Browser

Chinese search engine Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU) has teamed up with mobile telco Orange (NYSE:FTE) to bring its Android web browser to north Africa...

  • January 14, 2013
  • at 4:59 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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Rumor: Baidu in Talks to Acquire Makers of UC Browser

It is a truth universally acknowledged that a web company in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a mobile strategy. And so there...

  • June 15, 2012
  • at 2:31 pm
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