Skyfire Labs has the popular web browser Skyfire first discounted. They call the discount period aptly ‘Flash-sale to indicate that only lasts 48 hours. However it is a nod to the fact that this browser can handle Flash well. Skyfire allows you to millions of Flash videos on your to play.You come to a site with Flash, then press the video button to check whether the content is Skyfire can play.
Some content is supported, it works for example, many video services, but usually not in games and apps. It also takes videos in here before the movie is loaded, because behind the scenes conversion to occur. But you can then do full screen.
Skyfire is meant to play Flash content. It is also just a browser tabs, bookmarks, history and a search function. There is a link with social networking and there’s an RSS feature (via Google Reader) in. The discount will last until 9:00 pm PST Friday, February 18.
Discount Price! 48 Hour Flash Sale!
Now is your chance to try Skyfire – Sale runs through Friday 9am (PST).
» Please read the ‘need to know section’ before buying!
#1 Top Grossing App in the US AppStore (Dec 2010)
#1 Top Utility in the US AppStore (Dec 2011)
» Skyfire has a separate browser available forusers!
» Skyfire supports Flash VIDEOS on many of your favorite websites
» IMPORTANT: Skyfire does NOT support Flash Games or Flash Apps (Flash Website Animations).
» We are constantly adding support for new websites. If you would like to confirm Skyfire currently supports video on your favorite website please check here before your purchase:
» We have a very helpful support team and love getting user feedback – It’s what makes Skyfire get better with each frequent update! If you feel you need to rate us anything below 5 stars, please email us to give us a chance to resolve your issues and to provide you with assistance:
Skyfire is the best way to browse your favorite web sites, be in touch via Facebook and Twitter and enjoy millions of videos, including FLASH VIDEOS (Flash Games and Apps not supported). Access the content that matters to you: funny clips, sports and news updates, the video link your friend sent you. In addition, the innovative one-click access to Facebook and Twitter and extensive sharing options makes Skyfire a more social browsing experience.
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT SKYFIRE:
» Flash VIDEOS are supported; Flash Games and Flash Apps are NOT supported.
» We do NOT SUPPORT ALL WEB SITES that use Flash Video. We are working hard at it, with millions of videos already supported. But we cannot guarantee that your favorite site is already on the list.
» For users outside USA: Your country’s TV website may not work in Skyfire.
WHAT IS SKYFIRE?
Skyfire’s award-winning technology enables Flash video for millions of mobile users and is finally available on the iPhone. Our cloud-computing platform translates videos from Flash into an iPhone-friendly format. Wemillions of videos that otherwise would not play on your iPhone or iPod Touch. It’s a bit of engineering magic. Over 100,000 web sites presently supported, with more added every day.
“As for actually watching Flash videos, it couldn’t be easier — once you’ve navigated to a page embedded with a video, a popup window will appear and you’re good to go.” – Engadget.com, USA
• Play millions of Flash videos – everyday, with no limits!
• All-new ‘Skybar’ toolbar gives one-click access to video and related content
• Stay in touch: Unique Facebook and Twitter ‘Quickview’ allows you to see your wall and feeds with one click. (Updated in 2.1)
• Be social: Share via Facebook and Twitter.
• Share to more services including GReader, Instapaper, Pinboard, Read It Later and Tumblr (New)
• Standard browser elements: Tabs, search, sharing, bookmarks, history, etc.
• Video search, with safe search option, helps you quickly find videos about your favorite topic
• ‘Desktop’ option loads pages as on a desktop browser, giving a greater selection of video (vs. mobile sites)
• Private Browsing option: Browse with no history and cookies left behind
• Click the ‘Explore’ button for related videos, news trends, photos and tweets!
• It may take 15-30 seconds for videos to load: Preparing goodness takes time…
What’s New in Version 2.2.1
Many bug fixes, including:
• Faster URL entry with auto-complete
• Fixed empty history problem
• Fixed click-to-call issues
• Private Browsing mode more robust
• Addressed several crash issues
• Performance improvements