Video boost, a first for web browsers, debuts in Opera Mini 9

iPhone and iPad users will see less of the dreaded video-buffering wheel, using the new video boost feature in the Opera Mini 9 web browser, released today. People love watching video on their mobiles and tablets. Unfortunately, this can eat up a data plan quickly, and stalled videos waste time and create frustration. Opera Mini has come to the rescue with video boost, available from today in the Apple App Store. (TZ) Continue reading „Video boost, a first for web browsers, debuts in Opera Mini 9“

Opera debuts as default browser for Nokia X family

Oslo, Norway — June 24, 2014 — With Opera, Nokia X customers will enjoy a super-fast web browsing experience while they save data, thanks to the Opera Turbo compression service embedded in the Opera browser. The news coincides with the unveiling of the new Nokia X2, the latest affordable smartphone from Microsoft and the first of an entirely new generation of Nokia X devices. (TZ)

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Opera Developer version arrives on Linux

Oslo, Norway – June 23, 2014  – Have you been longing for Opera on Linux? The wait is over! Opera Software has today released the Developer version of Opera 24 for Windows, Mac and Linux. If you love trying out new Opera improvements before anyone else, download it from the experimental Developer channel at opera.com/developer/. (TZ)

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Washington Post app makes news in Opera TV Store

Leading U.S. newspaper The Washington Post is expanding its online video reach by launching “PostTV” on Opera Software’s app platform for Smart TV. PostTV, the online home for Washington Post video, is making a new home in the Opera TV Store thanks to Opera TV Snap, a technology that turns online video channels into ready-to-run TV applications within minutes. (TZ) Continue reading „Washington Post app makes news in Opera TV Store“

Introducing Opera Max – A data-savings app to make your data plan feel unlimited

Following its legacy of championing compression on mobile, Opera Software today launched Opera Max, a free and easy-to-use data savings app that compresses data across applications on your mobile device – including video, text and images – so you can get the most out your data plan and more control over your data usage. (TZ)

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