Recent News, 2006

4INFO and Opera Miniâ„¢ Expand Partnership

NFL/NCAA/Fantasy Football available in your pocket with Opera Miniâ„¢ Endzone Oslo, Norway and Palo Alto, CA – October 5, 2006 Opera Software and 4INFO announced today an expansion of their current relationship to buildand promote sports-based versions of the free mobile browser, OperaMiniâ„¢. Based largely on the initial success of the World Cup version,Opera Miniâ„¢ […]

Opera Software releases browser SDK for Microsoft Windows CE: Music to the ears of Windows-based device manufacturers

Oslo, Norway – October 3, 2006 Opera Software today announced availability ofthe Opera 9 SDK for Devices running on the Microsoft Windows CE platform,broadening Opera’s availability to include the popular device softwareplatform. Devices running on Windows CE can now quickly integrate the fast andfull-featured Opera browser to deliver the full Internet or to create Webapplications, […]

Opera releases details on its browser for Nintendo’s Wii console

Oslo, Norway – September 26, 2006 Opera Software today announced details on itsbrowser for Nintendo’s soon-to-be released game console, Wii. Opera’s full Webbrowser is available for download from the “Wii Shop Channel”. Nintendo has statedthat they will offer Opera free of charge as a temporary promotion for all Wii usersuntil June 2007. From July 2007, […]

Opera and KDDI strengthen commitment to provide mobile browsing in Japan

Oslo, Norway – September 21, 2006 Opera Software, world leader in Webbrowser technologies, and KDDI, Japan’s leading 3G operator, todayannounced a renewal of their commitment to include the Opera Mobileâ„¢ browser on KDDI’s 3G handsets in Japan. KDDI and Opera first enteredinto a partnership in August 2004 to fulfill the promise of 3Gcapabilities in Japan, […]

Opera Mini gets bigger in Denmark

Oslo, Norway, Sept 20, 2006 Opera Software, a global leader in Webbrowsing technologies, today announced a distribution agreement with TDCA/S, Denmark’s leading provider of mobile telecommunication services.Under the terms of the agreement, the Opera Miniâ„¢ Mobile browser can bedownloaded by TDC’s Danish users directly to their phones by sending afree SMS with the word “opera” […]

SoonR and Opera deliver first worldwide ajax solution for mobile users and carriers

Los Angeles, CA – CTIA Wireless – September 13, 2006 SoonR, the only company that delivers the power of the PC and Mac to mobile phones, andOpera Software, a global leader in Web browser technology, todayannounced the first mobile AJAX application providing users instantremote access to their PCs from mobile phones running Opera”saward-winning mobile browser, […]

Samsung Poland delivers mobile Web browsing with Opera Mini

Oslo, Norway – September 11, 2006 Opera Software today announced thatSamsung has selected Opera Miniâ„¢ to deliver Web browsing on itsSamsung Z400 handset in Poland. With the pre-installed Opera Minibrowser, users can surf all their favorite Web sites while on the go.The sliding phone also makes use of its 3G connectivity to provide videotelephony and […]

ARCHOS selects Opera for its new portable media player

Oslo, Norway – September 7, 2006 Opera Software today announced its second browser deployment with ARCHOS, the global consumer electronics manufacturer and leader in portable digital entertainment solutions. The new ARCHOS Portable Media Player with WiFi, called ARCHOS 604 WiFi, will use Opera 8.5 for full Internet browsing on the device. Opera and ARCHOS first […]

Opera browser selected by Pirelli Broadband Solutions for its line of set-top boxes

Oslo, Norway – September 7, 2006 Opera Software today announced that Pirelli Broadband Solutions, the broadband access and photonics company within the Pirelli Group, has selected the Opera browser for its family of set-top boxes (STB). By adding the Opera browser to its multimedia solutions, Pirelli will be able to strengthen its home entertainment package […]

In a Flash: Opera and Adobe enter into reseller agreement for Macromedia® Flash® Player 7 SDK

Oslo, Norway – September 6, 2006   Opera Software today announced that the Opera for Devices SDK now supports the Macromedia© Flash© Player 7 SDK from Adobe. Flash Player SDK is the profile of the Flash Player developed for consumer electronics devices. Opera customers who are running the full-featured Opera browser on products such as […]