Opera Mini archive

  • Opera Mobile and Mini auto features added
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    Opera Mobile and Mini auto features added

    By 30 June 2011

    Opera Mini and Opera Mobile have both been updated to make your web searching easier. Catching on to the notion that we're all just a bunch of lazy surfers really, Opera Mini 6.1 and Opera Mobile 11.1 adds two automation options; auto complete and auto...

  • New look Opera launched as browser hits 200 million user mark
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    New look Opera launched as browser hits 200 million user mark

    By 28 June 2011

    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...

  • Opera provides Safari alternative for iPad and iPhone users
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    Opera provides Safari alternative for iPad and iPhone users

    By 24 May 2011

    Back in March Opera release Opera Mini 6 for J2ME, Android, BlackBerry and Symbian and now its iOS' turn to get in on the fun - with the iPad and iPhone version of Opera Mini 6 landing. “I would compare it to walking onto the stage and hearing the roar...

  • Opera revamps its on-the-go browsers
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    Opera revamps its on-the-go browsers

    By 22 March 2011

    Opera has released new versions of both of its on-the-go browsers (Opera Mobile 11 and Opera Mini 6) - the world's most popular mobile platforms. The difference between the two browsers is that Opera Mini reduces pages down to around a tenth of their...

  • Opera Mini lands for Nokia devices
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    Opera Mini lands for Nokia devices

    By 28 October 2010

    Oslo-based Opera has announced that its popular mobile browser, Opera Mini, is now available to Nokia users on their Symbian handsets. Opera Mini 5.1 beta replaces the Java-based Opera versions that S60 users had to make do with, and adds a number of...

  • Opera Mini 5.1 for Android freed from its beta shackles
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    Opera Mini 5.1 for Android freed from its beta shackles

    By 14 July 2010

    Opera Mini, the world's most most popular mobile browser, has shed its beta tag for its Android version with the stable release of Opera Mini 5.1. There's no major differences between the beta 5.0 and the new release except that 5.1 has improved its compatibility...

  • VIDEO: Opera Mini browser submitted to iPhone App Store
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    VIDEO: Opera Mini browser submitted to iPhone App Store

    By 23 March 2010

    Opera has confirmed that it has submitted its Opera Mini browser for the iPhone to the Apple App Store, hoping to force Apple's hand in making this a reality. While Apple has always been cagey about letting apps that replicate the core functionality...

  • 10 Android apps its high time you tried
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    10 Android apps its high time you tried

    By 19 March 2010

    So, yesterday we gave you our list of top end paid for Android apps and today provides you with a check list of those you should already have installed. Why? Because they cost absolutely nothing. Phones at the ready - and go.   0870 We'll start with...

  • Opera Mini on iPhone demoed, and unlikely to see the light of day
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    Opera Mini on iPhone demoed, and unlikely to see the light of day

    By 18 February 2010

    Opera has been busy showing off its Opera Mini browser offering on the iPhone at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona; completely set in the belief that Apple will be unable to decline entry of its browser into the App Store when it submits it in...

  • Opera gets unified mobile UI
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    Opera gets unified mobile UI

    By 10 December 2009

    Opera has announced that it's going to unify the interface of the mobile variant of its browser across every phone that it's available on. That new interface is now available to both operators and OEMs. It'll work on Android, BREW, Windows Mobile and...

  • Opera Mini 5 enters beta
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    Opera Mini 5 enters beta

    By 16 September 2009

    Opera has announced that version 5 of its Opera Mini mobile browser has been made available in beta. It's a fairly radical overhaul of the browser that sees the addition of tabbed browsing, speed dial and the Google search box from the main browser. It...

  • Opera Mini becomes world's most downloaded app
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    Opera Mini becomes world's most downloaded app

    By 25 August 2009

    Independent app store GetJar has announced that the Opera Mini mobile browser has been downloaded more than 25 million times from its store. GetJar claims this means the browser is the most downloaded app ever from any app store to date. The latest version...