Category: Opera

Opera and Google Chrome Hitler Parody

By | July 5, 2010 | 12 Comments

Hitler thinks that Chrome, his favorite browser, is the fastest. But he is about to discover that he is wrong, and his generals will experience his wrath!


June, 2010 – Boom! Internet Explorer Gains Market Share; Firefox, Opera – Loses

By | July 1, 2010 | 8 Comments

June, 2010 - Internet Explorer Gains Market ShareAs yet another month has passed by, it’s time to find out, how browsers market share has evolved over past 30 days.

Surprisingly, Internet Explorer has increased its market share by 0.57 point, from 59.75% to 60.32%.

Firefox market share has been consolidating for a while now. This time it went down from 24.32% to 23.81%, 0.51 point decrease.
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Opera 10.60 Final Released

By | July 1, 2010 | 26 Comments

Opera 10.60 Final Released
After 3 Release Candidate builds, Opera Software has just announced the availability of Opera 10.60 Final.

What’s New?
Opera 10.60 offers a couple of new features, such as: additional HTML5 elements support, Geolocation and WebM support, search suggestions for Bing and Wikipedia, up to 50% performance improvements (thanks to Presto 2.6.30 rendering engine), improved interface, stability and more.
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Opera 10.60 RC3 Released

By | June 30, 2010 | 12 Comments

Opera 10.60 RC3 ReleasedWell, here we go again. Third RC from Opera Software was just released.

If release pattern is anything like 10.50 was, you can expect final Opera 10.60 release sometime this week.



Opera 10.60 RC2 Released

By | June 29, 2010 | 12 Comments

Opera 10.60 RC2 ReleasedIt appears that Opera Software continues its rushed releases policy.

Just a day after the first Release Candidate build, company has now released Opera 10.60 RC2.

This build fixes a total of 10 bugs and can be downloaded here.


IE6 is “Safer” than Chrome or Opera

By | June 29, 2010 | 13 Comments

IE6 is US Bank Chase has decided to stop supporting Opera and Chrome web browsers, implying security issues and low popularity.

Therefore, people who use browsers other than: Internet Explorer 6.0 and higher, Firefox 2.0 and higher or Safari 3.0 and higher (for Mac systems only), may not be able to access Chase web site.

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Opera 10.60 RC Released

By | June 28, 2010 | 5 Comments

Opera 10.60 RC ReleasedAfter dozens of daily/weekly builds, Opera 10.60 has reached RC quality and was released by Opera Software earlier today.

As you might expect, it focuses on web browser polishing, stability and over improvements.



HTC HD2 “Unable to Initialize Camera” Error Fix

By | June 25, 2010 | 4 Comments

HTC HD2 Now, if you are receiving “Unable to initialize camera. Failed to set up the camera device” error on your HTC device (possibly any other Windows Mobile phone) and had no luck with soft reset, try the following:

Open task manager and make sure that Opera Mobile is not running, and close if it is. Now, I am not sure why it’s impossible to take pictures or record videos while you surf the net with Opera Mobile (as it makes very little sense), but here you have it, a quick and painless fix.


Opera and MegaFon Signs a Mobile Internet Deal

By | June 24, 2010 | 9 Comments

Opera and MegaFon Signs Mobile Internet DealIn yesterday’s press release, Opera Software and Russian mobile operator MegaFon, has announced a new partnership, under which MegaFon’s “Unlimited Internet with Opera Mini” package will be made available to all Russian territories (that’s more than 53 million mobile subscribers total).

Back in September 2009, MegaFon signed a similar deal that provided unlimited mobile web access to Moscow region only.

However, as press release says:
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Opera Software 15th Anniversary

By | June 22, 2010 | 4 Comments

Opera Software 15th Anniversary

Started in the year 1994 and founded in 1995, by Jon Stephenson von Tetzchner and Geir Ivars√ły, today Opera Software is celebrating its 15th year anniversary.

Happy anniversary!