FORM 12b-25

                           NOTIFICATION OF LATE FILING

                              WASHINGTON D.C. 20549

FORM 12b-25                                                  COMMISSION FILE NO.

NOTIFICATION OF LATE FILING                                  CUSIP NUMBER
             (Check One)                                     238326 10 2

           [x] Form 10-K, [ ] Form 11-K, [ ] Form 20-F, [ ] Form 10-Q

                       For Period Ended: December 31, 2002

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Nothing in this Form shall be construed to imply that the Commission has
verified any information contained herein.


         If the notification relates to a portion of the filing checked above,
identify the Item(s) to which the notification relates:


Part I - Registrant Information ______________________________________________

Full Name of Registrant:  Dauphin Technology, Inc.

Former Name of Applicant:

Address of Principal Executive Office (Street and Number):

  800 E. Northwest Highway, Suite 950

City, State and Zip Code: Palatine, Illinois 60067

Part II - Rules 12b-25 (b) and (c) ___________________________________________

     If the subject report could not be filed without unreasonable effort or
     expense and the registrant seeks relief pursuant to Rule 12b-25(b), the
     following should be completed. (Check box if appropriate)

     (a)  The reasons described in reasonable detail in Part III of this form
          could not be eliminated without unreasonable effort or expense:

     (b)  The subject annual report, semi-annual report, transition report on
          Form 10-K, Form 20-F, 11-K or Form N-SAR, or portion thereof will be
          filed on or before the fifteenth calendar day following the prescribed
          due date; or the subject quarterly report or transition report on Form
          10-Q, or portion thereof will be filed on or before the fifth calendar
          day following the prescribed due date; and

     (c)  The accountant's statement or other exhibit required by Rule 12b-25
          (c) has been attached if applicable.

Part III -  Narrative_________________________________________________________

     State below in reasonable detail the reasons why forms 10-K, 20-F, 11-K,
10-Q, N-SAR, or the transition report or portion thereof could not be filed
within the prescribed time period.

Form 10-K cannot be timely filed because the Company requires additional time to
confirm information to insure full and accurate disclosure of all material
information prior to publication and distribution to investing public.

Part IV - Other Information __________________________________________________

     (1)  Name and telephone number of person to contact in regard to this

      Mr. Harry L. Lukens, Jr.            847                     358-4406
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             (NAME)                   (AREA CODE)            (TELEPHONE NUMBER)


     (2)  Have all other periodic reports required under Section 13 or 15(d) of
          the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or Section 30 of the Investment
          Company Act of 1940 during the preceding 12 months or for such shorter
          period that the registrant was required to file such report(s) been
          filed? If the answer is no, identify report(s).

                  [X] Yes  [ ] No


     (3)  Is it anticipated that any significant change in results of operations
          from the corresponding period for the last fiscal year will be
          reflected by the earnings statements to be included in the subject
          report or portion thereof? [ ] Yes [X] No

     If so, attach an explanation of the anticipated change, both narratively
     and quantitatively, and, if appropriate, state the reasons why a reasonable
     estimate of the results cannot be made.


                            Dauphin Technology, Inc.

has caused this notification to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned
thereunto duly authorized.

                                       /s/ Harry L. Lukens, Jr.
                                       Harry L. Lukens, Jr., Principal
                                       Financial Officer