Recent News, 2003

Full Speed Ahead

Opera hits new all-time high download record Oslo, Norway – August 5, 2003 Opera Software announced today that interest in the company’s browser is only increasing. So far this year over 10 million versions of Opera have been downloaded from This new record is in addition to the many millions more copies of Opera […]

Faster, smaller, smarter, and in Catalan

Opera 7.11 for Windows and Linux Catalan version released Oslo, Norway – July 10, 2003 Opera Software ASA today launched Opera 7.11 for Windows and Opera 7.11 for Linux in Catalan, introducing the power of the latest version of Opera to users who prefer the best experience Internet experience in the Catalan language. Opera 7.11 […]

Opera for Nokia 7650 and 3650

Opera 6.01 for Series 60 Released Oslo, Norway – June 25, 2003 Opera Software today released Opera 6.01 for Series 60. Nokia 7650 and 3650 owners can now upgrade their smartphones with Opera’s full Web experience. Opera now supports CSS2 media types, allowing Web authors to write style sheets targeted for handheld devices to make […]

Opera on smartphones is the killer application

Optimus First Operator to Offer Full Web on Nokia Phones Lisbon, Portugal and Oslo, Norway – June 4, 2003 Optimus, Portuguese mobile operator, and Opera Software ASA today announced an agreement to include Opera’s Web browser on Optimus Zone – the new multimedia Optimus” offer, supported on Nokia 3650 and Nokia 7650 and other smartphones. […]

Opera kicks off a new Apple season

Opera 6.02 for Mac in French, Japanese, German, and English Oslo, Norway – May 22, 2003 Opera today released Opera 6.02 for Mac, quelling earlier rumors that the company would not continue development on Mac OS. Thanks to the great interest from end users and corporate customers, Opera is committed to continue its development on […]

7th Heaven for Linux Users

Opera 7 now available on Linux Oslo, Norway – May 19, 2003 Opera Software today released Opera 7 for Linux, offering Linux users a faster and better Internet experience. The new version includes major new features changes from Opera 6 for Linux as well as a built-in e-mail client, not previously available in Opera for […]

Breakthrough for Opera in Asia

Kyocera Goes for Opera in Mobile Product Range Oslo, Norway – May 12, 2003 Opera Software ASA today announced that Kyocera willinclude Opera’s Smartphone Edition in upcoming products,for the first time allowing for full Web access on devicein Asia by employing Opera’s Small-Screen Renderingâ„¢ (SSRâ„¢). Opera’s SSRâ„¢ technology has cracked thesmall-screen problem that has plagued […]

Opera kick-starts the mobile Internet revolution

Nokia 7650/3650 Owners Rushing to Opera’s Phone Browser Oslo, Norway – April 30, 2003 Opera Software ASA yesterday made available its smartphone browser to owners of the Nokia 7650 and Nokia 3650, based on the Series 60 Platform. For the first time, owners of these phones can now access the full Web from their smartphones. […]

Downloads of Opera browser already available

Opera offers the full Internet on Series 60 phones Oslo, Norway – April 29, 2003 At the Symbian Exposium in London, UK, Opera Software ASA today announced that users of the Series 60 based smartphones, such as Nokia 3650, now can download the Opera for Symbian OS mobile browser with Small-Screen Rendering (SSR) to their […]

Opera introduces brand new features in double release

Opera for Symbian OS now with SVG Tiny support from ZOOMON Oslo, Norway, Stockholm, Sweden – April 24, 2003 Opera Software ASA and ZOOMON Mobile Solutions AB, the Mobile SVG Company, today announced that the two companies have verified interoperability between the Opera browser and ZOOMON SVG Player. ZOOMON and Opera form a strong standard […]