BEIJING and SHANGHAI, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At Mobile Asia Expo 2014 today, Qihoo 360 launched a fresh update for its 360 Browser with two new features, File Download Scanner and World Cup 2014 Promotion. With this update, 360 Browser hopes to bring users a combination of enhanced Internet security and lifestyle features.
With File Download Scanner enabled, users are able to scan downloaded files with 360 Browser's security engine. File Download Scanner utilizes Qihoo 360's renowned cloud-based antivirus engine that preemptively identifies malicious files before they can cause irreparable damage to users' computers.
In celebration of World Cup 2014 this month in Brazil, 360 Browser is launching a football-themed promotion. With the new update, users are now able to choose football-related themes to show their love and excitement for the impending competition. In addition, 360 Brower's "My World Cup" section on the navigation page contains all the latest football news and highlight videos for users to enjoy.
360 Browser is the leading browser for Internet users in China, with 339 million monthly active users and 66.1% user penetration in March 2014. Since entering the international market earlier this year, 360 Browser has received positive reviews and achieved high customer satisfaction. 360 Browser uses both Webkit and IE (Internet Explorer) core, providing users with a fast yet stable browsing experience. With other features such as ad filter and anti-phishing capabilities, 360 Browser delivers a safe and hassle-free browsing experience.
About Qihoo 360
Qihoo 360 Technology Co. Ltd. (NYSE: QIHU) is a leading Internet company in China. The Company is also the number one provider of Internet and mobile security products in China as measured by its user base, according to iResearch. Qihoo 360 also provides users with secure access points to the Internet via its market leading web browsers and application stores. The Company has built one of the largest open Internet platforms in China and monetizes its massive user base primarily through online advertising and through Internet value-added services on its open platform.
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