UC Browser, the flagship product of UCWeb, the leading provider of mobile Internet software technology and application services, has won first place in the "About.com 2011 Reader's Choice Awards". The award, organized by the world's most famous classified information recommendation site About.com, comes only a year later after the release of UC Browser's international version.
UC Browser entered the World’s Top New Products List 2010 issued by Getjar, the world's largest independent application store.
UCWeb Inc. (UCWeb) is a leading provider of mobile internet software technology and services. Since its inception in 2004, UCWeb's mission has been to provide better mobile internet experience to billions of users around the world.
UC Browser, the flagship product of UCWeb, is available on more than 3,000 different models of cell phones from over 200 cell phone manufacturers. In addition, UC Browser is compatible with all mainstream operating systems such as Symbian, Android, iOS, Windows Mobile, Win CE, Java, MTK, and Blackberry. In June 2011, UCWeb released U3 engine, the company’s proprietary technology (similar to a car’s engine). Browsers based on the U3 would give users faster, more convenient and more secure web surfing experience.
Today, UCWeb continues to develop rapidly, with 80% of its more than 1,700 employees involved in product research and development. UCWeb has more than 200 patents, both pending and received, in the field of mobile browsing.
UCWeb has built a network of independent servers in Asia, North America, and Europe, serving over 500 million users in more than 150 countries and regions around the world. UC Browser is now available in 11 languages including English, Russian, Indonesian, and Vietnamese. In September 2011, UCWeb’s India office was opened, and in 2012, the company opened its second office outside of China in the U.S. In 2013, UCWeb has already surpassed its competitor, Opera, and became India’s number one mobile internet browser. As the steps of globalization is taking on a steady pace, UCWeb will continue to provide better mobile internet experience to billions of users around the world.