Category Archives: mobile

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 launches first Web 3-ready browser for Android

New blockchain browser with crypto wallet is ready for download Opera announced the launch of the first Web 3-ready browser at Hard Fork Decentralized London today. The Opera browser for Android devices now features crypto wallet integration and Web 3 support. With the newest version of Opera, people who use the traditional web now also […]

Time to fix a broken web with Opera browser for Android

Starting today, the new version of Opera browser for Android allows people to block annoying cookie dialogs on webpages. The recent introduction of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was intended to provide users with vastly improved control of their online privacy. However, an unforeseen consequence has been a sharp increase in often complex and […]

Opera Touch awarded the Red Dot for high design quality

The browser is outstanding and award winning: Opera team picked up the Red Dot in Berlin Opera Touch is outstanding and award winning: As part of the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2018, Opera Touch’s design team has succeeded in winning over the 24-member jury. Over several days, the experts examined, discussed and evaluated more […]

Opera introduces Opera Touch for iPhone, a browser even geniuses can’t resist

The new mobile browser has been designed to match the beauty, speed and ease of use of the new iPhone line Opera Touch, the award-winning mobile browser launched in April on Android, is coming to iPhone. It combines high-end technology with impactful aesthetics to address the needs of iPhone users. “We are releasing Opera Touch […]

Opera Touch for iPhone to be launched on Oct 1: Gather O-round!

Opera Touch, the award winning mobile browser, will be coming to the iPhone on Oct 1. The launch follows a strong demand from users.   Opera Touch is a completely new browser that challenges current, more traditional web browsers. The first version was released earlier this year on Android. In August 2018, Opera Touch won […]

Africans spent more than 4 million hours reading online in 2018 Opera Mini and Worldreader celebrate International Literacy Day

Nigeria, South Africa and Ivory Coast are the countries with the highest mobile and online reading populations in 2018 Opera and Worldreader, the global nonprofit that believes everyone can be a reader, announce on International Literacy Day that African mobile users have spent more than 4 millions hours of reading books on their mobile phones […]

Opera introduces first browser with built-in Crypto Wallet

The past 18 months have brought tremendous activity around cryptocurrencies and the vision for Web 3.0. More and more developers are interested in building apps that use cryptocurrencies and want to use decentralized networks for some of their apps’ functionality. Unfortunately, there are currently many challenges to reach wider adoption. These obstacles include low user-friendliness […]

Opera News app reaches 10 million users in Africa thanks to World Cup features

The standalone Opera News app reached 10 million downloads in Africa in just six months since its launch in January 2018. The news app experienced a spike in downloads after its recent update included a football World Cup channel and other football-related features. Opera News is also available inside Opera’s mobile browsers, reaching more than 90 […]