Mobile browser seen as safer than apps to access Facebook - Opera report

2018-04-16 21:52

South Africans trust their mobile browsers for social media access more than apps, Opera claims in its latest mobile web report.

Opera launches ad blocking browser

2016-05-05 13:00

Opera Software has launched a native ad blocker in its Opera Mini browser amid a global shift to limit intrusive mobile advertising.

Opera scores default browser deal on Asha smartphones

2014-08-21 14:56

Opera Software has announced that it has signed a deal with Microsoft to be the default browser on Asha range of smartphones.

Compressed video coming to smartphones soon

2014-03-13 11:10

One of the main traffic drivers on the internet is video, and rich media content takes up a massive amount of bandwidth, but new technology could significantly reduce the cost of mobile video.

Opera launches new dedicated iPad browser

2013-09-09 14:01

Software company Opera has released a new browser for the iPad.


Opera web browser firm sold for just $600m

2016-07-18 17:03

Opera Software ASA fell as much as 17% after its sale to a Chinese group failed to get government approval and was canceled, and the company instead agreed to sell its web-browser business for $600m.

Opera browser subsidiary snaps up SA’s AdVine

2014-12-03 14:01

A subsidiary of Norwegian software and web browser firm Opera has acquired Cape Town based AdVine in a move aimed at reaching millions of Africans with advertising.

MTN offers free Twitter, Facebook, Wikipedia

2014-05-02 10:37

Mobile operator MTN has launched a range of internet packages that offer free access for selected sites.

Opera Mini gets major update, focus on security

2014-03-12 11:16

Opera Software has significantly updated its mobile browser to cater for people who want an improved web experience on feature phones.

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