|Description||mobile internet service provider|
|Venture Round, 2012 |
Nokia Growth Partners
UCWeb Inc. (UCWeb) is the world’s leading provider of mobile internet software and services. Founded in 2004, UCWeb was the first to adopt the cloud computing technology on its mobile browser. Currently, UC Browser is available on more than 3,000 different models of cell phones from over 200 cell phone manufacturers. UC Browser is compatible with all mainstream operating systems such as iOS, Android, WinPhone, Blackberry, Symbian, Windows Mobile, Win CE, Java, and MTK.
Out of the 1,700 employees across 5 offices, including one in India and one in the U.S., more than 80% are engineers. Since releasing its first English version of UC Browser in 2009, UCWeb is now available in 10 languages, serving more than 400 million users in more than 150 countries and regions.
The founder of Alibaba Group, Jack Ma, has officially joined UCWeb’s Board of Directors. With Ma’s addition, UCWeb will further push the development of its mobile commerce and seek greater targets in its global expansions.
Wait No More - No Progress Bar on UC BrowserAdded: 11/7/13
Customize your UC Browser with Infinite PossibilitiesAdded: 8/22/13
UC Browser is the leading mobile internet browser with more than 400 million users across more than 150 countries and regions. This product is currently available on all major operating platforms in 10 different languages.
Due to its cloud acceleration and data compression technology, it claims to reduce up to 90% data consumption and load web content much faster.
Citing data from StatCounter, that puts UC Browser ahead of Opera, with 32.82 percent of the market share to Opera’s 26.91 percent.