July 9, 2013
Puffin Web Browser, the popular Flash-compatible browser app for iOS, has just received another notable update. This new update, which brings the app to version 3.1, is the first major update to arrive for the app since its huge 3.0 update last April, which brought a new tab browsing experience and a new download-to-cloud feature. Puffin Web Browser 3.0 also introduced a new Theater mode for videos and Flash games, which Puffin Web Browser 3.1 happens to improve on. In the new version of Puffin Web Browser, Theater mode now provides a real full-screen experience when you're watching videos or playing games by also auto-hiding tabs and the URL bar. If you can't see the video embedded above, please click here. Puffin Web Browser 3.1 also adds support for printing webpages via AirPrint, plus the following improvements:
Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad running iOS 5.0 or later, Puffin Web Browser 3.1 is available now in the App Store as a free update or as a new $2.99 download. If you're interested in other Web browser apps for iOS, check out AppAdvice's Best Web Browsers for the iPhone and iPad Web Browsers AppGuides. [gallery link="file" order="DESC"]
- Improved overall connectivity and fixed several known issues.
- Network diagnostics function for Puffin.
- Better scrolling support for html sub-frame element.
- Fixed miscellaneous freeze and crash bugs.