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San Francisco, CA, June 2, 2011 – Maxthon (, a global software and web services company, announces the release of its customized version of Maxthon Mobile for Plurk. This browser enables members of Plurk, one of the leading micro-blogging sites in Taiwan and Southeast Asia, to easily send messages (“plurks”), post comments, send photos and follow fellow users. Plurk users can download the browser at


“Maxthon consistently sets new standards of excellence concerning the way people can easily, quickly – and reliably – surf the Internet. “states Jeff Chen, Founder and CEO of Maxthon.  “Our customized version of Maxthon Mobile for Plurk is another example of this phenomenon: we develop solutions based on the needs of individuals, focusing on how – and when – people choose to go online. “


Members can also use Maxthon for Plurk to browse the web and enjoy the innovative features already available through Maxthon Mobile for Android, which include: cloud syncing, an RSS reader widget, Speed Dial (quick access to the best sites on the web), Download Manager (locate and grab downloads at any time), Super Gesture (touch screen commands to surf the web), absolute speed and personalization tools.


“Maxthon for Plurk transforms the web browsing experience. The browser is an ideal complement for mobile screen or virtual or small-sized keyboards, where users still want to quickly access Plurk. “says Danny Lin, Managing Director, Asia Pacific, for Plurk. “This partnerships transforms the social media experience for our users throughout Asia.”


About Plurk

Based in Taiwan, Plurk is an innovative sit that allows users to showcase important personal news, or follow events among friends or fellow members. By posting short messages known as “plurks,” which are less than 140 characters, users can broadcast their information worldwide over the web, through instant messaging or text messaging. For more information about Plurk, please visit


About Maxthon

Headquartered in Beijing, Maxthon Ltd. is an innovative software company and developer of superior web browsers which continue to set new standards for simplicity, speed and security.  Each month more than 130,000,000 people use Maxthon’s web browser in 120 countries across the world. Maxthon has also brings its best-of-breed browsing to the Android platform for mobile devices and tablet computers. For more information about Maxthon please visit