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Opera for Android hits version 50

The feature-packed Norwegian browser features a publisher-friendly ad blocker Oslo, Norway, 19 February, 2019 – Today, Opera announced the latest update of its acclaimed mobile browser, Opera for Android 50. The latest version of the mobile browser features a new version of its fast ad blocker, which now allows users to toggle it on or […]

Opera lets users easily buy crypto directly from the browser

Thanks to a partnership with cryptocurrency brokerage firm Safello, users in Sweden, Norway and Denmark will be able to easily top up their Ethereum-wallet Oslo – Today, Opera announced that the first Web 3-ready browser, Opera for Android, will now let people easily buy cryptocurrencies on their mobile phones. The Opera browser for Android now […]

Opera Announces $30 Million Strategic Investment in StarMaker

StarMaker is a fast-growing music-oriented social media platform Opera Limited (Nasdaq: OPRA), one of the world’s leading browser providers and an influential player in the field of integrated AI-driven digital content discovery and recommendation platforms, today announced that it has completed a strategic investment in StarMaker Inc., a fast-growing technology-driven social media company focused on music and […]

Opera partners with Ledger Capital to grow blockchain technology initiative

The two companies are planning to explore further applications and use-cases of the blockchain technology as well as growth opportunities that could be applied to Opera products. Opera, one of the world’s leading browser providers and an influential player in the field of integrated AI-driven digital content discovery and recommendation platforms, today announces a strategic […]

Opera Limited Files Registration Statement for Proposed Initial Public Offering of American Depositary Shares

Opera Limited, the parent company of Opera Software AS, announced today that it has publicly filed a registration statement on Form F-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) relating to a proposed initial public offering of American Depositary Shares (ADSs) representing its common shares. The number of ADSs to be offered and the […]

Opera launches new mobile browser: Opera Touch

Opera Touch is designed to be used on the move, with just one hand. It also makes the mobile and desktop web browsing experiences into one OSLO – Opera announced today the release of two new products, a brand new mobile browser called Opera Touch and a new version of the Opera browser for computers. […]

Opera names Chelsea Islan as brand ambassador in Indonesia

Revealing the new Opera Mini campaign Opera Software has appointed Chelsea Islan, one of the most popular and talented Indonesian artists, as its brand ambassador in Indonesia. Representing the new generation of the Opera Mini browser, she will be featured in Opera’s first Indonesian TV commercial, digital campaigns as well as a range of collaborative […]

Opera announces Victor Moses as brand ambassador in Africa

Opera is kicking off a partnership with football professional Victor Moses, Chelsea starter and Nigerian national team star player. Moses will be the brand ambassador of Opera Mini, the most popular browser in Africa. Starting today, Moses will be featured in the new Opera Mini TV commercial as well as a range of collaborative projects […]

Opera invests $100 million USD to grow African digital economy

Opera, the developer of the most popular mobile browser in Africa, today announced its plan to invest $100 million USD (30 billion Nigerian nairas) over the next two years to facilitate the growth of African digital economy. The company will use the investment to speed up internet adoption in Africa and strengthen the internet ecosystem […]

Lack of mobile connectivity is biggest fear of Indian travelers

Travel survey by Opera and Wudstay delves into travelers’ likes and dislikes Travel has become an intrinsic part of young Indians’ lives. To most people, travel means “vacation”, a temporary break from reality, often to some place warm and exotic. While traditionally this has been a time to disconnect and recharge, a new survey by […]