Category: Opera

2008 February Browsers Market Share Results

By | March 5, 2008 | 3 Comments

2008 February Browsers Market Share ResultsOne more month ended and February market share results are here. Ready to see them? Feel free to check January results as well.

Internet Explorer lost more market share again, felt from 75.47% to 74.88% (0.59% decrease). Continue Reading

Opera Software 2007 Q4 Results

By | March 3, 2008 | 0 Comments

Opera Software 2007 Q4 ResultsIt’s about time to check “Opera Software” finances. Earlier today 2007 Q4 results were posted.
If you are interested in 58 pages presentation, feel free to download it from here.

4Q 2007 highlights

  • Shipments of Opera Mobile: 10.4 million in 4Q
  • 8 new mobile phones include Opera Mobile pre-installed
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    Official Yahoo! Response to Opera and Google Mobile Search Deal

    By | March 1, 2008 | 3 Comments

    Official Yahoo! Response to Opera and Google Mobile Search DealSome time ago Opera and Google made a mobile search deal (read more about it here). Haavard from my.opera.com found Yahoo! response to this deal on news.yahoo.com

    I’m just wondering….
    Was it really Yahoo! who has decided to cancel this deal? Anyone from Opera team would like to comment maybe? :-) Continue Reading

    Google and Opera in Partnership (Mobile)

    By | February 27, 2008 | 3 Comments

    Google, OperaGoogle was and still is a default search engine in Opera web browser for about 7 years. Today Opera Software announced that since March 1, 2008, Google will be set as a default search engine in their mobile products as well, Opera Mini and Opera Mobile.
    Before Google and Opera mobile search partnership, default search engine was set to Yahoo! Search and some time ago Google was removed at all. Continue Reading

    Opera Dragonfly. The Next Big Thing?

    By | February 26, 2008 | 3 Comments

    Opera DragonflyDavid Storey from Opera team recently blogged about something called “Opera Dragonfly”. While no one knows what it is, Opera team keeps teasing everyone (like they always do). Here’s a quote from David Storey blog post:

    So what exactly is Opera Dragonfly? I won’t say quite yet, but I do think that, in my opinion, it is the most important project we have on going at the moment, and probably since I’ve been at the company. It won’t directly affect everybody, but will hopefully become invaluable for those that it does. We’ll likely have more to say about it at SxSW in Austin Texas.

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    5 Web Browsers Download Manager Features to Kill Internet Download Accelerators

    By | February 26, 2008 | 3 Comments

    Web BrowserWeb browsers developers are trying to make files download process as good as possible. When Internet Explorer was launched, files download process was not so user friendly, lots of corrupted files and unstable download speed (actually, IE team haven’t changed anything yet). More and more people downloaded additional programs for faster and better files download experience. Since then, other web browsers developers learned from Internet Explorer mistakes and started to add additional features into web browsers integrated download managers. One of the most important features was an ability to resume downloads. Continue Reading

    Opera Mobile 9.5 Video

    By | February 13, 2008 | 0 Comments

    Here’s a short video clip for you to enjoy. It demonstrates some of the upcoming Opera Mobile 9.5 features.

    Watch it now.

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    New Opera 9.5 Build Receives An Advanced Tabs Activation Feature

    By | February 11, 2008 | 1 Comment

    New Opera 9.5 Build Receives An Advanced Tabs Activation FeatureToday’s Opera build introduced a well known feature, which can already be found on: Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari and probably few others, not so well known web browsers. This new feature allows Opera users to control tabs behavior when closing them. If you will open the following settings window: Preferences > Advanced > Tabs
    It’s easy to notice the following options to choose from: Continue Reading

    Opera Mini Voice-Overs Wanted

    By | February 6, 2008 | 0 Comments

    From my.opera.com community blog

    We’re looking for people around the world to be the voices of Mini in our most recent video.

    We want to republish the same video, but with your own voice-overs in your native language, whether that’s Russian, Spanish, Chinese, Polish, etc.

    You can find more details about this offer here.

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    Opera Browser – 12 Year History (Video)

    By | February 6, 2008 | 0 Comments

    Haven’t seen some good videos regarding web browsers long time ago. This one is just great.

    Watch video.

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