Posts Tagged ‘opera’

Opera Mini 5: The Next Generation in Mobile Browsing

Monday, September 14, 2009 15:07 No Comments

Packin’ a mobile device that either doesn’t have a browser that’s up to snuff or simply prefer the processing power and light load of Opera Mini? Good news…perhaps. A new teaser on Opera Mini’s site shows the simple tagline: “The Next Generation in Mobile Browsing”. What will it bring to the hot [...]

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Opera 10 Final released!

Tuesday, September 1, 2009 7:57 No Comments

Browser junkies or those of you who aren’t quite down with IE, Firefox, or some of the other competitors in the market who take a special liking to the big red O have reason to go through this Tuesday, September 1st of 2009 a bit happier. The final verision of Opera 10 has been [...]

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IE 6 must die [Follow Up]

Tuesday, August 11, 2009 7:10 No Comments

You may remember the small post concerning IE 6 and the grass roots movement web wide that is moving to kill IE 6. While it is corporate standard and even for some home dwellers the browser of choice, IE 6 is a grossly outdated browser in terms of speed, security, and web standards support. [...]

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Opera Mobile makes way to Android - brings flash along for the ride

Thursday, August 6, 2009 11:18 No Comments

Yes we know, you want flash, flash, and more flash on your mobile web browser. So far it has proven to be easier said than done. The puny processors and limited amounts of other resources limit flash playback performance to utter crap. Enter the new wonderful world of Android + Opera Mobile. [...]

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Creative Zii EGG finds a new friend in Opera

Thursday, August 6, 2009 9:38 No Comments

The Creative Zii EGG is the companies latest attempt to steal some of the iPod’s crowd. With iPod sales are starting to decline, one has to wonder just how much Creative can capture. Moving forward, the unique dual OS nature of this new beast will allow developers and end users alike to truly [...]

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Opera regains top spot in mobile browser battle

Wednesday, June 3, 2009 3:46 No Comments

While the iPhone’s Mobile Safari web browser and Opera mobile have been jockeying the numero uno position since ‘09 started, the latest results are in showing that Opera has once again surpassed the iPhone in mobile web browsing market share.  The reason?  Who knows the real reason, other than Opera saw a sharp increase in [...]

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BOLT mobile browser: 300,000 users…15 million + pages…in 1 month!

Monday, March 23, 2009 12:14 No Comments

The “mobile browser war” seems to in for a year of fierce competition.  With Mobile Safari so far dominating mobile web use, the other mobile OS developers aren’t sitting down.  Opera Mobile, Opera mini, Mozilla’s Mobile Firefox (Fennec), and Bitstream’s BOLT browser are all competing for you love and attention.  In a press release to [...]

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Opera Mini 4.3 leaked…custom icon included

Monday, March 2, 2009 11:49 3 Comments

*Update*…Apparently Opera Mini is still at 4.2 as the above photo is a fake.  Sorry to get all of you excited folks.
Anyone mobile user who is fortunate to have a device that is capable of running Opera Mini has some good news at lunch time today.  Opera Mini 4.3 has been unofficially leaked.  If you [...]

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Vodafone and Opera announce partnership

Monday, February 16, 2009 13:51 No Comments

Mobile web browsing until recently was a painfully slow and ugly experience.  Web pages, if they ever did finish loading before you got completely bored of twirling your fingers often rendered so poorly it wasn’t worth the time to try and navigate the broken up pages.  Today at MWC, Vodafone announced a new partnership that [...]

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Opera Mobile *Turbo* swooping in at MWC

Thursday, February 12, 2009 19:13 No Comments

Heavy mobile data users that use Opera have come to know the browser as a reliable and much better upgrade compared to the standard Mobile IE that ships with all WinMo phones.  Opera Mobile is such an awesome and quick browser because it does the heavy processing on their servers then sends you the compressed [...]

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