App Giveaway: Skyfire Web Browser

Skyfire Web Browser, the popular iPhone and iPad app that lets you watch flash videos, received an update today. Now it will suggest videos that you will like based on what you've watched. It's like Pandora - for video!

Skyfire Mobile Browser 4.0 offers a new feature which intelligently suggests related videos based on the content you are browsing – It’s an entirely new way to discover video and live video streams.

Watch Flash Videos

  • Brand new must-try Video Recommendation Engine which intelligently suggests related video based on the content you are browsing!
  • Skyfire allows you to watch Flash videos that otherwise don’t work on iPhone.
  • Enjoy videos from sites like South Park, The Daily Show, Justin TV, and more.
  • More than 200,000 websites supported and new ones added daily.
  • You can check support for you favorite site at
  • Just press the "Video" icon on the bottom left of the toolbar on a page that has a flash video.

Save Money while watching video

  • Our patent pending video compression technology saves up to 75% bandwidth while streaming video.
  • When you watch video using Skyfire toolbar, you can watch up to 4 times more videos while still staying within your data plan limits.

Awesome modern UI

  • Full-Screen browsing: use every pixel of that gorgeous screen.
  • Load page as iPhone, iPad or Desktop: access the full versions of your favorite websites for more features and videos
  • Private Browsing mode: Keep your browsing session private.
  • Popular content: Find out what’s popular on any website with the click one of a button.
  • Facebook + Twitter: Stay in touch with your Facebook and Twitter feeds without ever leaving your browser.
  • Google Reader: So you can stay in touch with your RSS feeds.
  • Share webpages: Using Facebook, Twitter, Email, Instapaper, PinBoard, Read It Later, Tumbler, and more.


The good folks at Skyfire Labs have agreed to gift 5 copies of Skyfire to our readers! For a chance to win, just leave a comment below! Must have a US iTunes account to win. Apple's rule, not ours! Must also provide a valid email address.

Skyfire Labs is available on the iPhone for $2.99 and the iPad for $4.99.

[iPhone App Store link] [iPad App Store link]

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App Giveaway: Skyfire Web Browser


Now thats an AWESOME browser for the AWESOME iPhone and iPad. It would be AWESOME if I can get the app free for my iPhone 4S and iPad.

would be great to get this for my new Ipad2 - in my opinion it's the only thing missing from Ipad (flash). Thanks for the chance to win

I want to win skyfire web browser for iPad so I can rock those flash video web sites with skyfire!

I would love to own this for my Iphone. Skyfire is great I use to use it on my Android phone. Now that i switched to the Iphone, I qould love to see flash!!

No pie in the sky with Skyfire! Love it on my iPhone, can only imagine how awesome it must be on the iPad.

I would LOVE to win a copy :D I have tried 3 or 4 other web browsers and this one seems very cool. Good luck to everyone else.

I absolutely loved Skyfire when I had my old old Windows Mobile phone and I enjoyed playing with it on the iPhone. It's such a great browser and def a must have for anyone with an iOS device!

Would love to win a copy for my iphone. This was the great app on windows mobile and even better on the iphone. i'd still get it for the cost too, but it would be great to win.

my brothers all use android phones and rave about flash on their phones,this will prove them wrong and make me look good with my iPhone.

I would love this! My first iPhone ever will be delivered tomorrow! Good by Droid incredible..y stupid hello Apple love!

I would love to have Skyfire on my iPad so I wouldn't have to drag my laptop out for training sessions at work!!! Gimme gimme gimme!

I've been watching this app for a while, and if I don't win a copy I'll probably end up buying it. Here's to hoping!

The iPhone 4S will be my first Apple device since the 3rd Gen iPod Classic. I have been an Android user for almost 2 years now, and ready to check out everything iOS. Will really miss (kind of...err...maybe not) Flash. This would help me transition. THANKS!

Skyfire is awesome!
Although I didn't buy it yet, I played with it in a friends iPad... Awesome!

Please ad me to this one. This would allow me to FINALLY see my own companies web-page on a iPhone/iPad.

I'm fairly new to owning an Ipad2 and have heard the Skyfire Web Browser enhances what you view. I would really appreciate the app if I received it.

Would love this for my new iPhone 4s which is taking impossibly long to be delivered.. I've been camping out on my fraternity's front porch perhaps a bit too eagerly.

I'm new to the iPad and new to your site, but already have a need to do Flash training videos for my job. Wouldn't I be lucky to win Skyfire?? So sweet...pick me, pick me! Thanks for your good work.

I ran into a problem traveling with my ipad and needed to watch a specific how-to video...but it was a flash video which cause much frustration :(

Great !!! I hope it will work with some of the flash sites I'd like to use to watch some sport vs having to watch on my PC

I can't agree more!!! I was recently sitting next to a person with an IPad 2 like me, and he's sitting there watching college football games live as I was trying to on the "Watch ESPN" app and I was so upset because I could not access the coverage because I'm an AT&T ipad2 and he was a Verizon ipad2. in trying to find out on this site if I can change coverage to Verizon from AT&T (which now I know I can't) I stumbled upon this app. it may not help with the ESPN app (hoping it will though) but I am very much hoping at it solves my other many many let downs of not being able to access so much of what is offered because Apple refuses to add Flash and it's the main too needed to watch SO much media on the net. thank u Skyfire high hopes for success on this app

Sweet give away always wanted to try this but 5 bucks for something I'm not sure off? I know it's not alot of money but I have wasted more before. Would love to win for my iPad or iPhone 4

Woo hoo! I knew there was a reason I held off buying this! Because I'm gonna win it from TiPb!

Wow...just what I've been looking for! I felt "left out" when I couldn't watch some viedos... Ain't technology awesome.. even us "older" chicks learn something new everyday! Maybe I'll even get lucky and win the Skyfire Web Browser for my iPhone. Skyfire Labs rock!

I have been looking for a means to watch flash driven videos on my Ipad since I got it! Where I stay there is no Tv so my iPad is all I got. Now I could at least watch a more variety of video ! Thanks,