opera software

opera software

Chromed out: Camino browser for Mac OS X shelved after more than a decade

thenextweb.com
The desktop browser wars have claimed another casualty. Camino, a free, open source Web browser specifically designed for the Mac OS X operating system, will no longer be developed going forward. Apparently, if you’re not Mozilla, it’s getting harder and harder to compete for even a slice of meaningful market...
Chromed out: Camino browser for Mac OS X shelved after more than a decade

Opera's CEO On Innovation And Privacy, And A First Look At Its New WebKit-Based Browser For Android [TCTV]

techcrunch.com
Web browser company Opera Software, now 300 million users strong, caught the world off guard the other week when it announced that it would be ditching its own Presto framework and moving instead to Google’s WebKit to power its mobile and desktop browsers. In an interview with TechCrunch today, Opera’s...
Opera's CEO On Innovation And Privacy, And A First Look At Its New WebKit-Based Browser For Android [TCTV]

Chrome coming to Windows 8 Metro too, Opera "looking into it"

arstechnica.com
Google confirmed to Mashable that it is developing a Metro version of Chrome for Windows 8 users. This follows Mozilla's announcement last month that it was building a Metro version of Firefox, work that has recently begun in earnest. Plain Metro applications on Windows 8 are tightly restricted, with...
Chrome coming to Windows 8 Metro too, Opera "looking into it"

Opera Shows Off Opera Mobile For Android (Video)

techcrunch.com
We had a brief chat with Opera Software product analyst Phillip Grønvold here at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona on Tuesday. We had a conversation about the company's plans to submit an Opera Mini iPhone app up for App Store approval, of which we posted the video yesterday....
Opera Shows Off Opera Mobile For Android (Video)

Opera: Strong iPhone 5 Adoption And Sticky iPad Usage Keeps iOS As Top Platform For Mobile Advertising

techcrunch.com
Google may be the world’s largest mobile advertising company, but when it comes to devices that are driving the most advertising activity, it’s iOS and not Google’s Android that seems to set the heart racing. According to mobile browser and advertising company Opera Software, iOS devices like the iPhone and...
Opera: Strong iPhone 5 Adoption And Sticky iPad Usage Keeps iOS As Top Platform For Mobile Advertising

Rumor: Facebook buying Opera team to make own browser

www.electronista.com
Facebook may be planning to buy Opera Software, maker of the Opera web browser, according to a rumor. Sources of Pocket Lint say that the social network is looking towards making its own browser, which would put it alongside Apple, Google, Microsoft, Mozilla, and Yahoo, and the purchase of Opera...
Rumor: Facebook buying Opera team to make own browser

Opera slaps former designer with $3.4M lawsuit for spilling secrets to Mozilla

www.computerworld.com
Opera Software has sued a former designer, claiming that work he did for the company ended up in a project at rival Mozilla, according to Norwegian press reports today....
Opera slaps former designer with $3.4M lawsuit for spilling secrets to Mozilla

Opera talks mobile: 'The standards discussion is still vital'

www.guardian.co.uk
Bruce Lawson on interoperability, browser innovation and why 'WebKit is the kind of thing we dreamed of building'In February 2013, Opera Software announced that it had passed the 300m monthly users milestone across its web browsers for phones, tablets, TVs and computers.At the same time, it sprang a surprise by...
Opera talks mobile: 'The standards discussion is still vital'

Opera to add more ‘feature’ to Samsung feature phones with new browser deal

thenextweb.com
Opera Software will soon receive a significant usage boost of its Opera Mini browser after it announced that it has partnered with Korean smartphone giant Samsung to preload the software on a number of its feature phone devices. Opera Mini will be available on Star3, Star 3 Duos, Champ Deluxe and...
Opera to add more ‘feature’ to Samsung feature phones with new browser deal

Opera Acquires Two Mobile Ad Companies

www.pcworld.com
Opera Software has acquired Mobile Theory and 4th Screen Advertising in an effort to boost its push into the mobile advertising space, the Norwegian company said......
Opera Acquires Two Mobile Ad Companies

Boxee partners with Opera to bring apps to its cloud-enabled set-top boxes

thenextweb.com
Opera Software has deepened its links to the living room after it announced a partnership with Boxee. The Opera Devices SDK will now power Boxee’s new streaming media player, bringing a range of HTML5 apps for Facebook, YouTube, Spotify, Vimeo and more to its set-top boxes. Opera is best known for its...
Boxee partners with Opera to bring apps to its cloud-enabled set-top boxes

Opera Mini 5 Beta For Android Released

thenextweb.com
Opera Software, creators of one of the most popular desktop and mobile browsers has today released it’s newest beta of it’s mobile browsing software; Opera Mini 5 on the Android operating system.The company already boasts more than 50 million browser users worldwide on the Blackberry, Windows Mobile and most Java-enabled...
Opera Mini 5 Beta For Android Released

Opera Mini Topped One Million App Store Downloads On Launch Day

thenextweb.com
Opera’s decision to submit it’s Opera Mini iPhone application to the Apple App Store looks to have paid dividends with over one million iPhone users downloading the browser on it’s first day of release.Opera announced the impressive feat by way of a press release on it’s website highlighting that Opera...
Opera Mini Topped One Million App Store Downloads On Launch Day

Facebook rumored to buy facial recognition tech startup Face.com for up to $100 million

thenextweb.com
Ready for another post-IPO Facebook acquisition rumor? Israeli business publication Calcalist reports (in Hebrew) that the social networking giant is close to purchasing face recognition technology company Face.com. Newsgeek reports that the deal size is between $80 million and $100 million. This is pure speculation at this point, and we...
Facebook rumored to buy facial recognition tech startup Face.com for up to $100 million

Turbo: Yandex rolls out new version of its browser with built-in data compression

thenextweb.com
Russian internet firm Yandex has begun automatically updating its browser to version 1.1, which includes the Turbo technology, licensed earlier by Opera Software. The new feature is aimed at users with weak Internet connections, automatically compressing data that is being downloaded. Yandex Browser 1.1 was rolled out about a month...
Turbo: Yandex rolls out new version of its browser with built-in data compression
Facebook’s next big buy could be browser maker Opera

[New App] Opera Browser Beta, With Ground-Up Redesign And Webkit Rendering Engine, Is Live In The Play Store

www.androidpolice.com
Get those fingers ready, Opera fans: the biggest thing to happen to your favorite mobile browser in years has arrived. Opera Software announced a new and retooled version of their browser in February, and demonstrated it during Mobile World Congress. The Opera browser beta (no Mini or Mobile here, it's...
[New App] Opera Browser Beta, With Ground-Up Redesign And Webkit Rendering Engine, Is Live In The Play Store

Opera Software Launches Yet Another UDID Alternative For Anonymous Mobile Ad-Tracking

techcrunch.com
Just when iOS developers had thought they had heard of every UDID replacement mechanism out there, Opera Software had to go and launch its own, too. Today, the company, best known as the maker of the Opera web browser, is introducing something it’s calling “App-Tribute” – and yes, it’s yet...
Opera Software Launches Yet Another UDID Alternative For Anonymous Mobile Ad-Tracking

Opera CEO Lars Boilesen talks acquisition rumors, plans and Firefox OS [Video]

thenextweb.com
We caught up with Opera Software CEO Lars Boilesen at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona to discuss some of the company’s recent moves and announcements, and to talk about the recent acquisition rumours and the big push of Firefox OS by chief competitor Mozilla. The Norwegian browser software company...
Opera CEO Lars Boilesen talks acquisition rumors, plans and Firefox OS [Video]
Not just the browser: why buying Opera makes sense for Facebook

Attackers sign malware using crypto certificate stolen from Opera Software

arstechnica.com
Alan Cleaver Hackers penetrated network servers belonging to Opera Software, stole at least one digital certificate, and then used it to distribute malware that incorrectly appeared to be published by the browser maker. The attack was uncovered, halted, and contained on June 19, according to a short advisory that Opera...
Attackers sign malware using crypto certificate stolen from Opera Software

Unlimited Music: Opera Software launches its music streaming and download service in Russia

thenextweb.com
Norwegian Internet firm Opera Software has announced a new subscription-based service called Unlimited Music for users in Russia, the company’s key market for its Opera Mini browser. The main idea behind Unlimited Music is to “make music files available in a simple and affordable way for Russians, no matter if...
Unlimited Music: Opera Software launches its music streaming and download service in Russia

European startups, take note: Plugg 2010 in videos and pictures

eu.techcrunch.com
Last Thursday saw the third edition of Plugg, a conference I started in my home country Belgium back in 2008 that essentially aims to launch and inspire European tech entrepreneurs and advance the startup ecosystem in these parts. The event is closely tied to TechCrunch, with myself as lead...
European startups, take note: Plugg 2010 in videos and pictures

Opera gears up at 300 million users

www.opera.com
Opera Software today announced reaching the milestone of 300 million monthly users across all its browser products on phones, tablets, TVs and computers....
Opera gears up at 300 million users

Opera Ice: New browser for Android and iPhone coming February uses WebKit (video)

www.pocket-lint.com
EXCLUSIVE: Mobile and tablet versions set for MWC Opera Software, the company behind the popular browser of the same name, will launch a new smartphone and tablet browser called Opera Ice in February, Pocket-lint can exclusively reveal. It is an attempt to stay relevant and take the fight to...
Opera Ice: New browser for Android and iPhone coming February uses WebKit (video)

Facebook partners with Bango, looks to mobile payments and operator billing

thenextweb.com
Following Facebook’s S-1 filing for its upcoming IPO, it soon become clear that whilst the company saw its mobile presence booming, it knew it hadn’t done enough to monetize its offering and had its hand forced by a reliance on the platforms on which it operated. However, with reports suggesting...
Facebook partners with Bango, looks to mobile payments and operator billing

Google, Microsoft, Facebook and Others Launch Web Platform Docs, A Web Standards Documentation Site

techcrunch.com
A number of leading browser vendors and other tech companies, including Microsoft, Google, Adobe, Facebook, HP, Nokia, Mozilla, Opera and the W3C, just announced the launch of the Web Platform Docs project at WebPlatform.org. The project aims to create “a new, authoritative open web standards documentation site,” says Opera Software....
Google, Microsoft, Facebook and Others Launch Web Platform Docs, A Web Standards Documentation Site
Opera announces 'gradual transition' to WebKit for desktop and mobile browsers

Russia's lacklustre digital music market gets Opera tunes while iTunes waits

paidcontent.org
Russia is one of the world’s most under-performing digital music markets. Now two new services are set to launch in to the country, pushing up legal consumption — but an upstart is stealing a march on the big boy. iTunes Store’s launch, which had been scheduled for today, has now been...
Russia's lacklustre digital music market gets Opera tunes while iTunes waits

Opera unveils new 'Ice' mobile web browser for iOS and Android

appleinsider.com
Opera Software on Friday unveiled its latest project, a WebKit-based mobile browser called "Opera Ice" that is specifically designed for screen formats seen on popular smartphones and tablets, including the iPhone and iPad....
Opera unveils new 'Ice' mobile web browser for iOS and Android
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?