Recent News, 2000

Opera – The Browser of Choice for the Internet Device Market

New strategic deal to be signed Friday at CeBIT: hall 26, Ericsson booth Hannover, Germany – Feb. 24, 2000 The new strategy at Opera of focusing on Internet devices has proven effective. Opera has so far signed agreements with Be and Screen Media to deliver the browser to their Internet Devices and on Friday the […]

Screen Media and Opera Software Announce Strategic Alliance

New partnership enables development of ‘FreePad’, a Linux based wireless Internet device Oslo, Norway – Feb. 17, 2000 Screen Media A/S and Opera Software ASA today announced a technology and marketing alliance in which the companies will work together to embed Opera Software’s Opera for Linux-NanoX browser in Screen Media’s FreePad Web Terminal. The alliance […]

Company to Preview Opera for Linux Browser 4.0a

Opera browser programmers available from, booth No. 473 New York, NY – Feb. 2, 2000 Opera Software ASA Tuesday announced that it will be demonstrating its latest Opera for Linux 4.0a (Qt Edition) Technology Preview 2 as guests of at the Linux World Conference and Expo, Feb. 2-4, 2000, at the Jacob Javits […]

Opera Software a ‘Technology Pioneer’ at World Economic Forum

Opera Software joins other companies as ‘Technology Pioneer’ Davos, Switzerland – Jan. 31, 2000 Opera Software CTO Hakon Wium Lie joins over 50 CEOs from the top growth and most technologically innovative companies around the globe at the World Economic Forum sometimes dubbed “the summit of summits” to participate in the Technology Pioneer Program. The […]

Opera 5 for Windows- Going for Gold

Opera Software reports 2 million downloads in first month Oslo, Norway -Jan. 9, 2001 Opera Software today announced that around two million copies of Opera 5 for Windows have been downloaded worldwide since its release on Dec. 6, 2000. This number includes all downloads from Opera’s Website, as well as from reporting download partners. Opera […]