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Opera Next 15 for Windows and Mac now available, preview the new browser features

Opera Next 15 for Windows and Mac now available, preview the new browser features

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A preview build of the new Opera browser is available to download for Mac and Windows. It adds a raft of new features to the desktop browsing experience and sets up Opera as a decent alternative to Google's Chrome, IE10, Safari and Firefox. The new version... >>

Opera browser beta for Android brings Off-Road mode, discovery and brand new look

Opera browser beta for Android brings Off-Road mode, discovery and brand new look

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The new Opera browser for Android is now available in beta, joining the likes of Chrome, Firefox and Dolphin, in bringing the web to your pocket. As was revealed in a leaked corporate briefing video and subsequently confirmed by Opera Software ASA, the... >>

Opera acquires mobile browser company Skyfire for $155m

Opera acquires mobile browser company Skyfire for $155m

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Following its move to WebKit this week, Opera has announced its acquisition of Skyfire, a company known for its own mobile web browser and video optimisation division. Opera says the deal is going down for $155 million in cash and stock and is expected... >>

Opera officially announces move to WebKit, Opera Ice confirmed

Opera officially announces move to WebKit, Opera Ice confirmed

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Back in mid-January, Pocket-lint exclusively revealed that Opera is in the process of developing a new mobile and tablet web browser called Opera Ice, and posted an internally shot video of the software in action. We also revealed that the browser had... >>

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

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

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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 Google and... >>

Download the Opera Pioneer CarBrowser App for in-car web surfing

Download the Opera Pioneer CarBrowser App for in-car web surfing

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Opera Software has made its Pioneer CarBrowser app available for the iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S, an application that works in tandem with Pioneer’s built-in touchscreen displays for an in-car web browsing experience.  The app itself is powered by Opera... >>

Now Facebook is recommending Opera as its go-to browser

Now Facebook is recommending Opera as its go-to browser

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Facebook is no longer recommending its members to use Google’s Chrome web browser when visiting the social networking site. The company, which recently set its IPO share price, valuing itself at a whopping $104 billion, has replaced Google Chrome in... >>

Facebook working on its own smartphone - out next year claims NY Times

Facebook working on its own smartphone - out next year claims NY Times

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Facebook has hired a number of former Apple employees to work on a new Facebook phone codenamed “Buffy”. The New York Times says “more than half a dozen former Apple software and hardware engineers who worked on the iPhone, and one who worked on... >>

Is Facebook about to buy Opera to create own Facebook browser?

Is Facebook about to buy Opera to create own Facebook browser?

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A Facebook browser that would allow you keep up to date with your social life from in-built plug-ins and features on the menu bar could be on the cards. Pocket-lint has heard from one of its trusted sources that the social networking giant is looking... >>

New look Opera launched as browser hits 200 million user mark

New look Opera launched as browser hits 200 million user mark

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Opera has gone stats bonkers with its newest release of its browser. The company has plenty to celebrate, topping 200 million users across all of its platforms.  Whilst that might only mean a 2.4 per cent share of the market, the browser seems plentiful... >>