Category: Opera

Weekly Browsers Recap, November 2nd

By | November 2, 2009 | 0 Comments

Weekly Browsers Recap, November 2nd

Thanks to Nox for links.

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Opera Working on Windows 7 Features Support

By | October 30, 2009 | 14 Comments

Opera Working on Windows 7 Features SupportIn the Opera forums post, one of the Opera’s developers has mentioned that they are implementing Windows 7 features “that makes sense” for the upcoming browser version.

Although not many details were revealed, he said: “Multi-touch is certainly one of those things we will evaluate as part of this process.”.

In the meantime, we can only hope that some of those implementations will be already available in Opera 10.10 Final release.

Thanks to Daniel Hendrycks for news tip.

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Pwning Opera Unite with Inferno’s Eleven

By | October 29, 2009 | 8 Comments

Pwning Opera Unite with Inferno's ElevenGuys from SecureThoughts.com decided to do a research on Opera Unite security and share some insights.

1. Enumerating Service Owner Usernames
Use: site:operaunite.com search query in search engine to build a list.

2. Enumerating Computer names for a particular Service Owner
“If you visit the service homepage with any non-existent computer name, then Opera Unite happily discloses all computer names used by that person.” Continue Reading

Grab Opera 10.01 Now

By | October 28, 2009 | 6 Comments

Grab Opera 10.01 NowWhile waiting for Opera 10.10 Final release, Daniel Hendrycks has noticed a very first Opera 10.0x update, which is already uploaded to Opera Software servers. Although there are no official announcements yet, you can already download it from their website.

Opera 10.01 fixes a total of 3 security issues, also, various interface, mail, news and other issues.

Download.
Opera 10.01 changelog.

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New Opera Software Logo

By | October 26, 2009 | 10 Comments

New
Opera Software

Old
Opera Software Logo

One of the changes in Opera 10 was a new logo. Well, Opera Software has recently received a new one as well.

For different formats and sizes, head over to the official resources page.

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Weekly Browsers Recap, October 26th

By | October 26, 2009 | 0 Comments

Weekly Browsers Recap, October 26th

Thanks to Nox for links.

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Developers, Want to Win Some Gift Certificates from Opera?

By | October 23, 2009 | 16 Comments

Developers, Want to Win Some Gift Certificates from Opera?
Opera will be giving away gift certificates every week (with the value of a Nintendo Wii or mobile phone) for the best Opera Unite application developer.

Prizes will be given away every Monday and deadline is Friday morning, 10 AM CET.

Want to learn more? Check out developers guide and visit the following page for more contest details.

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Opera Turbo, 3 Million Users and Counting

By | October 22, 2009 | 0 Comments

Opera Turbo, 3 Million Users and CountingAccording to Opera Software press release, Opera Turbo was already turned on at least once by approximately 3 million users, who’ve viewed almost 668 million compressed Web pages.

“The numbers tell us that Opera Turbo solves critical bandwidth issues. People everywhere experience either slow, congested networks or must pay as they go for Web access. It is an issue that affects everyone, from the business traveler to the Internet café user. Opera Turbo has become universally useful,” said Opera’s CEO, Jon von Tetzchner.

Download Opera 10 with Opera Turbo.

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Weekly Browsers Recap, October 19th

By | October 19, 2009 | 2 Comments

Weekly Browsers Recap, October 19th

Thanks to Andrew, Daniel Hendrycks, Gabana and Nox for links!

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Opera 10.10 Beta Released, But Is It Faster? Updated

By | October 14, 2009 | 11 Comments

Opera 10.10 Beta Released, But Is It Faster?First Opera 10.10 Beta has been just released and can be downloaded from the following page.

This release now includes Opera Unite platform with applications such as: Media Player, File Sharing, Photo Sharing and more. Also, experimental crash feedback and various bug fixes.

As changelog is not yet released, we are not aware of any other new features.

On the other hand, BetaNews reports that Opera 10.10 is actually slower is some areas than its predecessor.

Opera 10 Beta 1 tended to post slower rendering times than the stable version, with the exception being a slightly faster rendering score in XP.

Opera 10.10 Beta Released

Thanks to Daniel Hendrycks for tip.

Update: Changelog is here!

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