Category Archives: Desktop

Opera GX challenges CS:GO streamers to the ultimate face-off, and you can join too

Opera GX has invited Anomaly and pashaBiceps to form teams with their Twitch subscribers for the ultimate streamer face-off in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. Both teams will receive professional coaching from world-renowned experts. Opera GX, the world’s first browser for gamers, is offering the chance of a lifetime to eight gaming enthusiasts: Anyone can apply to join the teams. Applications are open until April 18.

Opera launches Vintage, a new browser from a different era

Opera, the Norwegian browser developer, today announced Opera Vintage, a new browser made for the web of yesterday. Opera Vintage will provide users with exclusive access to their favorite websites from the last millennium in a way that prioritizes feeling over functionality. It’s bulky but robust design give users a unique experience browsing their favorite […]

Opera opens its PC browsers to crypto

– Opera to soon ship crypto wallet access with its PC browser – Opera PC browser will give users access to the built-in crypto wallet in Opera for Android – After strong interest in the private beta, Opera is opening the crypto wallet to a larger audience for testing. On July 11, Opera became the […]

Opera launches as a Snap for Linux users

Opera and Canonical today announce that Opera, the popular web browser, is now available as a Snap in the Snap Store. Opera is the latest notable addition to the Snap Store providing ever more choice to Linux users via an easy to install, always up to date application direct from the software vendor. Opera, founded […]

New year, new browser – Opera 50 now protects users against Bitcoin mining with just one click

Opera is the first major browser to add protection against cryptojacking During the last six months, more than a billion people may have experienced that their computers suddenly get slower, louder and warmer while browsing. These could be symptoms that they’re victims of cryptocurrency mining, also known as cryptojacking. Today, Opera becomes the first major […]