Category: Opera

Nokia Store Becoming Opera Mobile Store

By | November 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

Nokia Store Becoming Opera Mobile StoreThe restructuring continues.

If you still own a Nokia classic phone, such as: Series 40, Series 60, Symbian, Asha or Nokia X, then here’s an announcement for you:

In the first half of 2015, Nokia Store will be replaced with Opera Mobile Store, which simply means that users will now be redirected to a new destination.

What if you are a developer? According to Opera Software, they will be working closely with Microsoft to developer a clear path on how developers can republish their apps.
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October, 2014 Desktop Market Share: Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Safari – Up; Firefox, Opera – Down

By | November 11, 2014 | 0 Comments


Starting with the Internet Explorer, it looks like Microsoft’s web browser is in the consolidation range, now up by 0.12 point, from 58.37% to 58.49%.
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October, 2014 Mobile Market Share: Safari, Google Chrome, Opera Mini – Up; Android Browser – Down

By | November 6, 2014 | 0 Comments


Another month, another report.

Kicking things off with Apple’s Safari, its market share grew by 0.41 point, from 44.63% to 45.04%.
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Opera Mini For iPad And iPhone Now Optimizes Videos

By | November 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Opera Mini For iPad And iPhone Now Optimizes VideosIf you were happy with the data savings when using Opera Mini on your iPad or iPhone then you will be happy to know that the latest build will help you to save even more megabytes.

Thanks to the new Video Boost feature (which can be enabled via O Menu > Savings Enabled > Opera Turbo: Video Boost toggle), Opera Mini will now provide you with the video optimization service at no additional charge.

What does that mean? More data savings and less video buffering!
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Opera 27 Developer Preview Brings Bookmark Sync To Opera For Android

By | November 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Opera 27 Developer Preview Brings Bookmark Sync To Opera For AndroidAnd the bookmark improvements continue.

Here comes a pretty neat update for all the developer preview and Android users out there. Thanks to the latest changes, you can now synchronize your Opera bookmarks across PC and Android devices.

These are not the only bookmark improvements though as the latest build also brings an option to rename or delete top level folders. Hey, every bit helps. Hopefully, next build will also allow you to hide “Shared by me” and “Bookmarks bar” folders as well as Search Box in the speed dial.
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Latest Opera Financial Results Show No Desktop Growth, Declining Revenue

By | October 31, 2014 | 6 Comments

Latest Opera Financial Results Show No Desktop Growth, Declining RevenueOpera’s Q3 2014 financial results are in.

If you are wondering how exactly is Opera Desktop doing after ditching the old rendering engine and having some time to “make the things right” then we have some pretty bleak news.

According to the latest report, the monthly desktop users figure has shown absolutely no growth in the last 5 quarters, in addition to that, the revenue has been declining quarter over quarter (while 3Q13 vs. 3Q14 show identical income).
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Opera 26 Beta Brings Bookmark Sharing

By | October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Opera 26 Beta Brings Bookmark SharingAnd other features.

If more social features is what you’ve been waiting for then smile because this is exactly what you will get with the latest Opera 26 Beta build. Thanks to a new share icon, you can now share your awesome sites with all kinds of people, even if they don’t use Opera.

However, that’s not the only new thing. There is also a way to import bookmarks and settings from other web browsers (Opera 12.x included, although for some reason it did not work and gave an error). Also, a built in print preview and better OS X Yosemite integration!
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Opera Coast Updated To 3.2

By | October 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Opera Coast Updated To 3.2If you’ve just bought the recently released iPhone 6 and iPhone 6+ then today is your lucky day as Norwegian browser maker has just released a new Opera Coast update, which now supports both iPhone 6 and iPhone 6+. Also, iOS 8 users will now be able to check the latest news in the notification center if you decide to use the Opera Coast widget.

What about other Apple device users and/or improvements?

The web app icons have been redesigned to give you a more beautiful look and feel. In addition to that, you can now open Opera Coast links from another web browser and even share pages to other apps.
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Opera Max: Now Available In More Countries

By | October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Opera Max Now Available In More CountriesIncluding all EU states.

Remember Opera Max, the data compression product for Android that was introduced back in early 2014 and the one that was never heard of again?

Well, good news! The guys at Opera Software have decided to roll out Opera Max to even more countries and is now available in the following:
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September, 2014 Desktop Market Share: Google Chrome – Up; Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari, Opera – Down

By | October 10, 2014 | 1 Comment


It’s that time of the month again when we take a look at the desktop market share numbers for the month of September.

Kicking things off with Internet Explorer, we’ve seen a small (0.09 point) decrease, from 58.46% to 58.37%
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