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Opera 11 beta released with tab stacking as a feature

11/23/2010, Opera 11 beta has just seen the light of day, and another innovative idea which has been implemented into this desktop browser would be tab stacking. In order to create a stack, all you need to do is drag-and-drop a tab onto another, where hovering a...

Opera 11 alpha browser now available

10/21/2010, Opera has rolled out the first alpha of Opera 11, which is actually the next version of the company’s award-winning desktop web browser. Opera 11 is touted to be the first Opera browser that will play nice with extensions, as well as browser add-ons...

Opera to offer extensions for flagship browser

10/15/2010, Opera Software recently announced that it will deliver support for extensions to its flagship browser, which will mimic the functionality of other popular rivals including Mozilla’s Firefox and Google’s Chrome. WIth Opera 11, add-on support...

Opera Mobile For Android To Arrive Within A Month

10/14/2010, If you think that the browsing experience on your Android-powered device is a little gimped, the good news is that Opera is planning to bring its Opera Mobile browser to Android within a month. The two main features of Opera Mobile that are currently...

Opera Mini 5.1 Arrives For Windows Mobile

09/10/2010, Despite the rise of iOS and Google’s Android OS, there are still plenty of users out there who use a Windows Mobile device. Now Opera has released the improved Opera Mini 5.1 for Windows Mobile devices, offering better support for high resolution...

Opera 10.6 browser gets WebM support

07/02/2010, Opera 10.6 is the first stable version of a browser which will be able to handle WebM videos, alongside support for a host of HTML5 features such as geolocation, Web workers and offline storage, improved JavaScript performance and exterminating over a...

Opera 10.60 beta announced

06/16/2010, Opera has just released what they tout to be the fastest browser in the world – we’re talking about the Opera 10.60 beta, where it is claimed to be a phenomenal 50% faster compared to its predecessor on selected JavaScript tests. We’ll...

Acer LumiRead eBook Reader Comes Bundled With Opera Browser

06/01/2010, eBook readers aren’t really useful for fast moving graphics, such as gaming or Flash content, due to the slow page refresh rates of E Ink displays, but that doesn’t mean you can’t try to do something other than reading an eBook on an E...

Opera Mini Has 2.6 Million iPhone Users

05/28/2010, Opera’s mobile browser seems to be going from strength to strength on Apple’s iPhone. After dominating the charts on the App Store and getting downloaded a million times on its first day on the job, it seems that the good news just keeps...

Google Announces WebM Video Format At Google I/O

05/19/2010, When Google purchased a company called On2 a while back, many folks expected the search engine giant to open-source the VP8 video codec that came bundled with the company. Seems like those predictions were true, as Google has announced its new format...

Skyfire Congratulates Opera, Planning Its Own iPhone Browser?

04/14/2010, The folks behind the popular Windows Mobile and Symbian browser, Skyfire, have written a blog post congratulating Opera on its recent success on getting Opera Mini available for the iPhone via the App Store. The company stopped short of actually...

Is The Motorola Opus One The Motorola i1?

03/10/2010, Pictures of the upcoming Motorola Opus One for iDEN networks have been going around for a while now, but now a little update on the device seems to have surfaced. Apparently it could be called the i1, instead of the Opus One, and it will sport a...

New Attack On Internet Explorer Via F1 Key

03/02/2010, While Internet Explorer (IE) 8 has come a long way from the time that there was only the insecure Internet Explorer 6, it seems like there is a new reason to ditch IE for another browser, especially if you’re running Windows XP. Microsoft has issued...