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3 Reasons to Make Dolphin Zero Your Incognito Browser for iOS

There are a lot of features to look for in a mobile browser – like how easy it is to use, how customizable it is, and if it’s compatible with your device. If privacy, size and speed are important to your browsing, then the Dolphin Zero Incognito Browser for iOS is perfect for your Apple […]

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Notification Search: Fastest Mobile Browser Search Experience

Be one of the first to test notification search on Dolphin Browser! We strive to be the fastest mobile browser, without sacrificing the UI. Dolphin is all about streamlining your mobile browsing experience, and now there’s an even easier way to search the web: notification search. By activating notification search, you’ll have access to a […]

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2015: A Dolphin Browser Year In Review

Between the constant, timely improvements to Dolphin Browser, the overwhelming support of our amazing fans, and so much more, it was a banner year for Dolphin in 2015! There was absolutely no way that we could end this wonderful year without recapping some of our favorite highlights from the past 365 days with all of […]

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A Holiday Gift for Dolphin iOS Users

Dolphin’s bringing another reason to celebrate the holidays! We’re introducing some special changes for Dolphin iOS and iPad users. For the iPhone version, three holiday themes will be added to the Theme Store, and they’ll be completely free through December 29th. Check out the Theme Store to see the new and festive themes! Please be aware that the […]

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Dolphin Tricks & Treats Giveaway

This Halloween, be afraid. Very afraid. Your fellow Dolphin Browser users have unlocked the chance to win bewitching prizes on Facebook! For a limited time only, you’ll have a chance to win a $20 gift card to the Google Play Store and some sweet Dolphin swag. How do you enter? It’s so easy you could […]

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Dolphin v11.5.0: Dolphin Browser Adblock and Other Issues Fixed With Latest Android M Support

Issues with Dolphin Browser Adblock and other compatibility with Android M have been fixed in the latest Dolphin Browser update. On October 5th, Nexus 5, Nexus 7, and Nexus 9 owners were among the first to receive the update. Foreseeing potential compatibility and stability issues, our devs at Dolphin Browser ran numerous tests. Now, our […]

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Missing Dolphin Bookmarks Issue in x86 Devices

Recently, some users have let us know that their Dolphin bookmarks disappear after updating to Dolphin v11.4.20. We’ve investigated the issue and have figured out the most probable cause for this issue: Users who use devices with x86 (Intel) CPU should be installing the x86 version of Dolphin. Generally, whenever a user updates or downloads […]

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Free Safari Ad Blocker Now Available

With the recent iOS 9 update, Apple enabled content blocking within Safari. Because we at Dolphin are dedicated to providing the best browsing experience possible, we’ve decided to release a free Safari ad blocker extension. Introducing: AdBlocker for Safari! Improve Your iOS Browsing with the Free Safari Ad Blocker Remove ads: The free Safari Ad Blocker extension applies the […]

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New Look & Features for Dolphin Browser for iPad and iPhone

Dolphin for iOS has received a makeover. The recent string of updates for our iOS browsers have added support for new devices, improved stability, and integrated brand new features – like AdBlock and Dashlane – to enhance your browsing experience. With this update, we’re also showing off a brand new, sleek design, as well as […]

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Zero-Day Exploit in Dolphin – RESOLVED

Recently, it was brought to our attention by security researcher Benjamin Watson (aka Rotlogix) that Dolphin Browser was vulnerable to a Zero-Day security exploit. User security is a top priority for us at Dolphin, and we worked hard to release a fix within 24 hours. Essentially, the issue had to do with Dolphin’s Themes: Dolphin Themes […]

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Going Back to School Is More Fun With A Brand New Tablet!

It’s back to school season and Dolphin has the tips and tech you need to stay on point this year. Start school again in style by entering the #FirstDayWithDolphin Back to School giveaway for a chance to win a Google Nexus 9 and Amazon gift cards!   From now until September 13th, you’ll have the […]

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We’re Now Secure From Logjam: No Attacks for Dolphin Browser Users

What is Logjam? The Logjam attack is against the TLS protocol. The Logjam attack allows a man-in-the-middle attacker to downgrade vulnerable TLS connections to 512-bit export-grade cryptography. This allows the attacker to read and modify any data passed over the connection. The attack is reminiscent of the FREAK attack, but is due to a flaw […]

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5 Facts You Probably Didn’t Know About Dolphin Browser

First of all, you are awesome! Dolphin Browser has officially surpassed 1 million fans on Facebook, and we couldn’t have done it without you. This year also marks Dolphin’s 5-year anniversary on the Google Play Store. Cheers! To celebrate this momentous occasion, we’re giving back to YOU, our loyal fans, with a week of giveaways […]

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Design Your Dolphin Contest – Vote Now!

A big thank you to everyone who submitted a design to the Design Your Dolphin Contest! We received over 250 submissions, and we’ve narrowed down the pool to eight finalists. Your vote will determine which of these three finalists get featured in the Dolphin Theme Store, where it’ll be available for all Dolphin users to […]

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Design Your Dolphin Contest. Enter For A Chance To Win A $500 Gift Card And More

Design Your Dolphin Contest. Enter For A Chance To Win A $500 Gift Card And More

Time to get creative and win great prizes! Enter the Design Your Dolphin Theme Contest today. This is your chance to show off your design skills to more than 150 million users and win prizes. All you have to do is submit your design from now until May 20, 2015. The more designs you submit, […]

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10 Fitness Apps To Get Back in Shape

10 Fitness Apps to Get You Back in Shape

2015 is here and it’s time to get back in shape! Festivities aside, being fit matters. Study after study suggests that fitness leads to healthier, more productive, and happier lives. Exercise. Get A Full Body Workout. Be Fit We put together a list of the most popular fitness smartphone and tablet apps for you. Whether […]

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Dolphin Browser Adopts 8 Real Dolphins

Dolphin Browser Adopts 8 Real Dolphin

We’ve tallied up the votes and the verdict is in. With your help we are adopting eight real dolphins through the Pacific Whale Foundation. You voted and we listened. With the help of the Pacific Whale Foundation, Dolphin browser is protecting Hoa’ai, Pa’ani, Oscar, P.J., Ranger, Everett, He’e Nalu and Laulauna. You can view the […]

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Happy New Year 2015

Happy New Year from the Dolphin team! 2014 was a great year. We are looking forward to an amazing 2015 and the next 150 million happy users of Dolphin mobile browser.

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Stay Safe. Dolphin’s Private Mode Keeps you Secure and Private

Stay Safe. Dolphin’s Private Mode Keeps you Secure and Private

Security and privacy are very important to us. That’s why we designed and built Dolphin browser with a feature called Private Mode. This is how you tell Dolphin browser not to save the history of the websites you visited or keywords you searched. With Private Mode on, Dolphin Browser will respect your privacy and provide […]

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Dolphin Browser Secures $30 Million Led by Changyou

San Francisco, US, July 16, 2014 – MoboTap Inc. (“MoboTap”), the mobile technology developer behind the Dolphin Browser, has secured a new $30 million round of funding led by Changyou.com Limited (“Changyou” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: CYOU), a leading online game developer. “We went from a small startup to a company with 100 million users […]

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Time to Update: Dolphin Browser V11 is Here!

We’re happy to release our latest Version 11.0 with a completely fresh layout and elegant design. The following changes have been made in the updated Browser: 1. [New] Menu and Tool bar UI 2. [New] Control panel with access to most used settings 3. [New] Added features such as sorting, importing and exporting Bookmarks 4. […]

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Will you be Dolphin’s Valentine?

Happy Valentine’s Day Dolphin Fans! Move over Cupid: To show our love for Dolphin Fans, we’re giving out roses – real ones! Click here to enter or to nominate someone to receive a rose from Dolphin! If you don’t feel like clicking, simply shake Dolphin and tell Sonar “Happy Valentine’s Day!” You have until Friday, […]

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Happy Chinese New Year!

We wish you and your family a fun, healthy, prosperous and happy New Year of the Horse! Please share this with your friends and family on Facebook, Twitter and G+. The Year of the Snake was exciting for Dolphin Browser: We celebrated our biggest milestone of 100,000,000 installs and TechCrunch broke the news about the […]

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Join Team Dolphin and Evernote Live Chat on Mar 20

Want to chat with the team that brought you the infamous Evernote Webclipper for Dolphin? Well, mark your calendars for Wednesday, March 20, at 10 am Pacific Time, because Team Dolphin and our BFFs at Evernote are teaming up to answer YOUR questions in an all-access, ask-us-anything live chat! The chat will be streamed on our Livestream channel. […]

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Dolphin Fan Shout-Out: Geff Chang

This week we caught up with Dolphin fan Geff Chang from Cebu, Philippines. Between his work as a software engineer, long-distance running, and tech blogging, he stays super busy. Here he tells what Dolphin Browser features he can’t live without. Hi, Geff! Any resolutions for the New Year? Geff: “Lose weight, and run my first […]

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Join Team Dolphin Live Chat on Dec 20

Want to know what goes on behind closed doors at Dolphin Browser? Well, mark your calendars for Thursday, December 20, 2012, at 10 am Pacific Time, because we’re hosting an all-access ask-us-anything live chat! The chat will be streamed on our Livestream channel. We’re excited to meet you and answer your burning questions about Dolphin. […]

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Dolphin Fan Shout-Out: Rei Aikawa

Hey Dolphin Fans, We recently connected with Dolphin super fan Rei Aikawa to learn what she loves so much about Dolphin Browser. From apartment hunting in San Francisco to traveling overseas, Rei uses her “Honey” to get where she’s going. How did this love affair start? Rei: “I travel overseas a lot. I try to […]

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Help Dolphin and Vote for Us at South by Southwest.

Dolphin is excited to be in the running for a couple of key panels at music/tech/film festival, South by Southwest, next year and we need your help! We are lined up to compete in a couple of super exciting panels that tout our technical innovation. The first is “David vs. Goliath – when to take […]

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Dolphin Garage Event #2 with Tim Lee from Sequoia

We just want to say thank you for making the Dolphin Garage Event with Tim Lee such a wonderful experience last Thursday. You guys were awesomely attentive, brought up perfect questions, and braved the heat. You all rock! The Dolphin team was absolutely honored to host Tim Lee, as well as all of you inspiring developers and entrepreneurs. We […]

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Attend the Dolphin Developer Launch Event June 28 and Learn mobile funding tips from Dave McClure

Are you a developer going to Google I/O? A developer who woke up early March 27 only to receive nothing but a devastatingly final  “No Tickets Available”? What about someone who wants to meet people that give away billions of dollars in technology funding? Well then come grab a beer with the Team Dolphin at our App […]

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Thank you for a Great Mobile World Congress Launch Party

Hey Dolphin friends, Thanks to everyone that came to our Dolphin Sonar Launch Party in Barcelona! It was a huge success and we are glad you were able to share the excitement, tapas and cava with us. And for those of that were not able to join, we missed you but you don’t have to miss everything. Check […]

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Vote Dolphin for Readers’ Choice Awards!

Calling all Dolphin users! We’ve been selected as a finalist in the 2012 About.com Readers’ Choice awards for both the Best Android Browser and the Best iPad Browser and we need your help to win! Show us some love and vote for Dolphin on Android or iPad! It only takes two minutes so don’t forget […]

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It's a Mobile, Mobile World!

We’ve covered quite a bit on the unrelenting growth of the mobile industry recently. And with the support from you Dolphin fans, it has been an incredibly encouraging and motivating process. Our goal is to continue providing you with updates, fixes and ground-breaking ways of mobile browsing through Dolphin Browser. For those of you who […]

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Meet Dolphin in Barça!

Dolphin is excited to be hosting an exclusive event during Mobile World Congress in Barcelona Feb 29th. Come join us for some vino, tapas and flamenco music to celebrate Dolphin, Spanish-style. In celebration of our trip we wanted to you let us know which building by renowned Catalan architect, Antoni Gaudí, you would be visiting if you […]

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Mobile, Tablets & eReaders Sales Through The Roof

We recently published a blog 2012: The Tipping Point for Mobile which highlights all the signs of the mobile industry exploding across the globe — From sales to content consumption. If that’s not any indication, here are some new and compelling numbers to prove our case that all signs are pointing towards the mobile sector. […]

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Calling all Android Dolphin Fans: Help Us Improve Dolphin

Thank you for supporting Dolphin, it is your feedback that helps us continue to improve Dolphin Browser. You hear a lot from us about Dolphin, but now we really want you to tell us what you think. We have included a short (and painless!) survey below and as a way of saying thanks to the […]

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3.5 Reasons to Fall in Love with Dolphin this Valentine’s Day. Dolphin for iPad v3.5 is here.

Even the best partner isn’t perfect. But Dolphin comes pretty close! In our efforts to be the best companion for your smartphone or tablet, today we’re announcing the launch of Dolphin Browser v3.5 for iPad. We’ve also, in the spirit of St. Valentine’s Day and our update, given 3.5 reasons to fall in love with […]

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Dolphin Browser Comes to Barnes & Noble’s Nook

Browsing just got sweeter for those of you with a Nook tablet. Dolphin Browser HD is the fastest, easiest and most fun mobile Web browser. It’s also the world’s first Gesture, Webzine and Add-on enabled mobile web browser on Android — All of this is now available on Barnes & Noble’s Nook. Continue to browse […]

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Top 10 Gifts for Valentine’s Day for Him and Her

Here we are at that time of year again when you are encouraged to officially and publicly declare your affection for your partner or soon-to-be significant other. For those in the latter category, here are some ideas on how to take it up a notch to the next level. We decided to put out a […]

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The Future of Mobile by Industry Thought Leaders

There’s been a lot of evidence on the exponential growth of the mobile market in the last couple of years. Most of us own a smartphone and once we’ve gotten our hands on one, we wondered how we ever managed without one — If that sounds like you, that alone is proof that mobile smartphones […]

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Dolphin iPhone v3.5: Makes (almost) Everything a Little Bit Easier

Dolphin is proud to present v3.5 for iPhone, now available on the App Store. Dolphin v3.5 for iPhone comes equipped with full screen mode and screen orientation lock to give you the best browsing experience. Now we can’t help hang that shelf in the garage for you but we do what we can. And with […]

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Mobile: Handset Sales & Apps Continue To Grow Aggressively

According to Pew Internet’s survey in 2011, adult cell phone owners who have downloaded an app to their phone nearly doubled in the past two years –- rising from 22% in September 2009 to 38% in August 2011. This is hardly surprising considering 2011 was a staggering year for mobile with over 480 million smartphones sold […]

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User Spotlight – Shannon

Hey Dolphin Fans, One of the best things about Dolphin is the way people use it. And what better way to learn about Dolphin, by hearing from users like you? So this week, our latest User Spotlight features none other than a San Francisco local Shannon!   Besides using Dolphin to browse the best of […]

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Skitch and Evernote Add-Ons for Dolphin Now Available on Android

At Dolphin, we like to think we already have a pretty impressive portfolio of Add-ons for our Android users. From Dolphin Translate, Box, eBay Search, Dolphin.fm, to Read Later…and that’s just a fraction of them! We’ve worked hard to bring any and all features to our browser that we think you’ll love. Without further ado, […]

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Mobile: Shopping Doubled in December 2011 Holiday Season

IBM recently released some pretty cool information from last year’s holiday shopping season compared with 2010 and we wanted to share this. The stats clearly show that mobile shopping will only increase from here on forward. Related industries like mobile advertising, location based services and contextual search will definitely be the benefactors of this growth. […]

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VETO SOPA and PIPA Which Prohibits our Freedom of Speech!

Dolphin Fans, Like so many other technology companies today we, too, are taking a stand against SOPA (Stop Online Piracy Act) and the PIPA (Protect IP Act) that which encroach on the very fabric of American freedom, our Freedom of Speech. Today we want to let the Obama administration know that we want them to […]

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User Spotlight: Meet Chris!

Hey Dolphin Fans, Thank you to everyone for filling out the Dolphin User Spotlight questions, we have had an amazing response! So to start you off this week, we have a new User Spotlight: Chris McCann. Chris kicks off the new year by pointing out a Dolphin feature that allows you to browse like Bond. […]

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Mobile Highlights 2011: A Staggering Year for Mobile

The era of mobile mobile computing was launched through the introduction of the iPhone in 2007. And since then, the explosive growth has not stopped with 2011 being the most pivotal year we have seen since the launch of the era of smartphones. Here are some numbers to show you the growth or decline which […]

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10% of US Mobile Subscribers Use an iPhone

Here are some interesting facts we came across recently based on Comscore’s MobiLens data. A survey of more than 30,000 mobile phone users found the following data for smartphone handsets: Samsung is the top handset manufacturer with 25.5% market share. LG comes in second at 20.6% market share. Motorola sits at third with 13.6% market […]

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Get to Know the Fans Behind Dolphin with our New Series, User Spotlight. Meet Lisah!

Today we are unveiling our newest blog series, Dolphin User Spotlight where we will highlight you, our favorite Dolphin fans. So meet Lisah, an avid Dolphin user and self proclaimed geek. Also stay tuned to meet more Dolphin fans each week. When did you get your first mobile phone? Which phone was it? 1997. It was a Nokia. It […]

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