Opera’s AI-powered news service breaks 100 million monthly active users mark. The Norwegian browser maker announces plans to launch a new dedicated news and video app soon.
Today, Opera has released a new version of its browser with instant page loading and Profile Guided Optimization (PGO) on board. Over the last year, Opera has brought a large set of unique features to the browser. With today’s release, Opera focuses purely on making the browser super fast. (TZ) Continue reading „New Opera browser release focuses on speed“
“Every day, millions of people start their browsers. Many of these people have more than 10 tabs open, or even more than 50 if you really use the browser a lot. With the new, smarter startup we cut away almost all the startup time for the most important tabs for you, no matter how many tabs the user has upon startup,” says Krystian Kolondra, SVP of Opera browser for computers.(TZ) Continue reading „New, smarter Opera browser cuts startup time by more than 80%“
A free, no-log, easy-to-use VPN is available directly in the Opera desktop browser – out today. With this launch, Opera is the first major browser to release a built-in VPN service. (TZ) Continue reading „Free, unlimited VPN now available in Opera desktop browser“
A free and unlimited VPN app for Android is today available from Opera. The new app lets people enhance their online privacy, block ad-tracking cookies, access more online content, extend the geographical reach of apps and test the security of Wi-Fi networks. (TZ) Continue reading „Opera VPN app rolls out to Android“
Today we are excited to announce 10 million monthly active Opera Max users and top 10 user countries. With the mass adoption of Android phones and increasing data consumption, Opera Max caters people’s need of better managing and making the best use of their data.
Opera Max is Opera’s first non-browser product. Sergey Loseev, Product Head of Opera Max, wrote a blog post (link: http://opr.as/1sArFd6) to share the journey.
Opera Mini shrinks data to as little as 10% of its original size and is the most popular web browser for Bangladeshis to access the internet from mobile devices. The app is available with a Bengali user interface and also renders websites with Bengali content, a very useful feature for users who are more comfortable browsing in their native language. The report gives insights into the surfing habits of mobile web users in Bangladesh. (TZ)
Oslo, Norway – February 18, 2016 – A new app-usage finding, conducted through millions of Opera Max users, shows that on average over 30% of all data is used by apps running in the background. (TZ) Continue reading „30% of all mobile-data usage is wasted in the background, new finding shows“
Today Opera launches new versions of both Opera Mini for Android, and the full Opera browser for Android, with new and important features like video compression, installable web apps, better downloads and improved tab switching. In addition, both Android browsers come with the new and upgraded Opera logo. (TZ)
Mobile operators who’ve missed out on the revenue created by the explosion in popularity of mobile apps can now set up and launch their own innovative app stores that feature the latest mobile apps and games, with by Opera Software’s announcement today of its Opera Subscription Mobile Store for operators. (TZ) Continue reading „Opera launches operator-branded app store for “all you can eat” apps and games“