29 Jul 2016

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Top Android apps: which apps are rising in the ranks

Already tried all the top Android apps out there and want more? Keep one step ahead by knowing the apps that are climbing the charts. Below are some of the apps listed in ironSource's Top 10 fastest-growing apps. Take your pick! Sing! Karaoke This app is so much fun that there's no question why it's...

29 Jul 2016 2:56pm GMT

28 Jul 2016

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In memory of Opera pioneer Per Hedbor

It is with deep sorrow that we share that our close Opera colleague, Per Hedbor, has passed away. We have lost a valued colleague, a brilliant mind, a good friend, a true internet pioneer and the main developer behind the Opera Mini servers. Per started in Opera back in 2002 in our office in Linköping,...

28 Jul 2016 1:25pm GMT

09 Jul 2016

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Save webpages for offline reading while traveling the world

You are never too old to travel the world! And, if you have the opportunity to travel to an unknown continent, country, city or even if you are just planning on traveling to the town you've been going to for family vacation for as long as you can remember, traveling can open up your mind...

09 Jul 2016 8:32am GMT

06 Jul 2016

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3 tips for cheap travel!

Psst! If you are going on a vacation abroad soon and want to save some money, these tips on how to travel cheap are for you… unless you're a billionaire. 😛 1. Be spontaneous! Keep your options open to get the best cheap travel deals! Look for flights on sites such as Adioso.com or Airfare...

06 Jul 2016 1:05pm GMT

02 Jul 2016

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Travellers share their data roaming charges horror stories

Vacations are time to relax and enjoy, not for worrying about bill shock after you return. Data roaming charges for using your phone abroad can make your post-getaway mobile bill much higher than you expect. We interviewed four frequent travelers who became victims in roaming data charges horror stories, and examined how it happened. Even...

02 Jul 2016 4:16am GMT

29 Jun 2016

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10 best free Android travel apps

Heading abroad? Packing a few apps for your phone can make your traveling experiences smoother. From helping you pick the best local restaurants to finding the cheapest flights to making sure you manage your data-roaming bills, these Android travel apps have got you covered. 1. Hopper Hopper is an app that not only helps book...

29 Jun 2016 12:46pm GMT

27 Jun 2016

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Velocity Conference talk about Opera and ad blocking

Last week I gave the opening keynote at Velocity conference in Santa Clara, USA, which is the biggest conference focusing on speed and performance - two things Opera is famous for. I presented about how Opera implements ad blocking across our range of browsers - for desktop, for Android, for Windows Phone and for iOS - why consumers choose to this...

27 Jun 2016 12:34pm GMT

21 Jun 2016

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Ad blocker counter and color themes in Opera Mini for Android

Today's launch of Opera Mini for Android brings a user interface overhaul for a brand new look and ad-blocking additions. The new version lets you add personality to your browser with six fun color themes, and see just how many unwanted ads you're blocking on your Android phone. Block ads and see stats on your...

21 Jun 2016 8:00am GMT

20 Jun 2016

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How to extend battery life on your laptop

When you travel and there's no power outlet nearby, or when your seasoned laptop has an annoyingly short life without charging - I'm sure many of you have been in a similar situation. When every minute counts for the battery life, you have to help your laptop do less in order to save power. Find...

20 Jun 2016 1:28pm GMT

15 Jun 2016

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Built-in ad blocker for Android, iOS and Windows Phone

If you're on the lookout for a mobile ad blocker so you can browse faster on your phone, here's a better option for you to check out: Opera's mobile browsers for Android, iOS and Windows Phone now have a built-in ad blocker. We've updated Opera browser for Android to roll out the built-in ad blocker....

15 Jun 2016 2:43pm GMT