Screenshot of Dooble Web Browser 1.48
|Initial release||0.1 September 2009|
|Stable release||1.48 (June 20, 2014[±])|
|Preview release||Non [±]|
|Operating system||FreeBSD, Linux, OS X, Windows|
|License||3-clause BSD License|
Dooble is a free and open source web browser. Dooble was created to improve privacy. Currently, Dooble is available for FreeBSD, Linux, OS X, and Windows. Dooble uses Qt for its user interface and abstraction from the operating system and processor architecture. Because of this, Dooble should be portable to any system that supports OpenSSL, POSIX threads, Qt, SQLite. and other libraries.
Dooble is designed and implemented in order to improve privacy and usability.
Dooble includes a simple bookmarks browser. Users may also modify an existing bookmark via a popup that's accessible from the location widget.
Distributed Search Engine
Encrypted and Authenticated Information
Most of the data that Dooble retains is stored using authenticated encryption. Dooble does not encode file associations and user settings. Dooble also provides a session-based model using temporary keys.
File Manager and FTP Browser
Configurable proxy settings provide reasonable flexibility.
Dooble supports session restoration for authenticated sessions. If Dooble exits prematurely, the user may restore previous tabs and windows at the next authenticated session.
Third-Party Content Blocking
Some Web sites employ iFrames in order to distribute content from one or more third-party Web sites. Since this technology may raise privacy issues with some users, Dooble provides a means of blocking external content.
Dooble has been rated as the ninth of ten "top" Linux browsers by Jack Wallen.
- List of web browsers
- List of web browsers for Unix and Unix-like operating systems
- Comparison of web browsers
- Qt (software)
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- Aapo Rantalainen. "Release Package for Dooble on Maemo". Maemo. Retrieved September 30, 2012.
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