No data plan? No problem

Opera press releases - Wed, 2014-02-26 06:33
Idea Cellular, India’s third-largest mobile operator, and Opera Software today announced the launch of Idea Web Pass, which can be purchased from within the Opera Mini browser. This web pass will allow users to enjoy customized mobile internet packages when using the Opera Mini web browser. Subscribers just need to start the Opera Mini web browser on their mobile phones, click “Idea Web Pass” on the Speed Dial start page and choose from a list of web pass subscriptions. Read more
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MITO Fantasy Pocket and Opera Mini: A whole new mobile browsing experience

Opera press releases - Wed, 2014-02-26 06:03
Opera Software want the world to have fast, affordable and accessible internet access. As part of achieving this aim, today, Opera Software and MITO have announced that MITO’s new Android handset, the MITO Fantasy Pocket, will have the Opera Mini browser pre-installed on the device, allowing users to surf the web in a fast and efficient way. Read more
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Opera Next 20.0.1387.51 update

Opera desktop team - Tue, 2014-02-25 11:06

Hi everybody, we have a fresh Opera Next update for you today :)

The update includes new Chromium intake, fixes for ‘Paste and Go’ in the address field, Speed Dials, Net Installer and other bug fixes. Good luck with testing Opera Next!

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Vodafone partners with Opera Software to launch Opera Web Pass

Opera press releases - Tue, 2014-02-25 07:57
Vodafone India, one of India’s leading telecommunications service providers, in partnership with Opera Software, is all set to bring web pass services to its customers in India. The launch of Opera Web Pass is in line with Vodafone’s strategy to democratize data to drive adoption and usage throughout the country. It will encourage new users to get online using their mobile devices and also help increase data usage among the existing users. Read more
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EVERCOSS users to surf faster with Opera Mini

Opera press releases - Tue, 2014-02-25 06:03
Opera Software today announced a partnership with EVERCOSS, Indonesia's biggest handset manufacturer, to preinstall the Opera Mini mobile browser in its newly launched Android devices: the A7T and A12. The goal is to bring the best mobile browsing experience to all EVERCOSS users in Indonesia. Read more
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Telkomsel launches Opera Web Pass service

Opera press releases - Tue, 2014-02-25 03:03
Opera Software and Telkomsel, Indonesia’s biggest telecommunication provider, today announced the launch of Opera Web Pass for the first time in Indonesia. Opera Web Pass is a solution that allows operators to offer users easier access to their mobile internet services. With Opera Web Pass, operators are able to offer various data-access services, such as one-day access to the full web or one-hour access to certain social networks. Read more
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50 million Brazilians say “Oi” to Opera Mini

Opera press releases - Mon, 2014-02-24 12:03
Opera Software today announced a partnership with one of Brazil’s largest telecom operators, Oi, to bring the Opera Mini mobile browser to Oi subscribers all over Brazil. Read more
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Opera browser debuts on Nokia X software platform

Opera press releases - Mon, 2014-02-24 08:33
The Opera browsers are expanding their turf, as Opera and Nokia today announced that the Opera browser will come pre-installed on the Nokia X software platform recently announced. Read more
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Mobile operators and their customers still struggling with video stalling, new Opera study finds

Opera press releases - Mon, 2014-02-24 07:33
Opera Software today released a comprehensive study and infographic of five major smartphone markets – the United States, Brazil, Russia, India and Indonesia – that found that mobile video stalling and buffering continues to be a problem for operators and their customers, leading to measurable consumer dissatisfaction and stalling rates that range between 40% and 73% of all videos played. Read more
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Introducing Opera Max – A data-savings app to make your data plan feel unlimited

Opera press releases - Sun, 2014-02-23 18:09
Following its legacy of championing compression on mobile, Opera Software today launched Opera Max, a free and easy-to-use data savings app that compresses data across applications on your mobile device – including video, text and images – so you can get the most out your data plan and more control over your data usage. Read more
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Applications Open for Expanded Tablet Contribution Program

Hacks Mozilla.org - Sun, 2014-02-23 14:00

Last month, Mozilla announced the Tablet Contribution Program to help deliver Firefox OS to the tablet form factor. Today, we are excited to open the Application for Hardware Support to Mozillians all over the world who will sign up to contribute to Firefox OS coding, testing, localizing, and product planning.

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Wanted: Awesome HTML5 app ports for Firefox OS & the Open Web

Hacks Mozilla.org - Fri, 2014-02-21 15:52
A bit of background

In 2013, Mozilla and our partners launched Firefox OS in fourteen markets. We released three Firefox OS smartphone models and a Geeksphone developer preview device. Our Developer Relations team hosted eight invite-only workshops for app developers around the world: Mountain View, London, Madrid, Bogota, Warsaw, Porto Alegre, Guadalajara, and Budapest. Read more

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Opera brings no-cost, sponsored data packages to the mobile internet with Sponsored Web Pass

Opera press releases - Fri, 2014-02-21 07:03
Opera Software is announcing Sponsored Web Pass, a breakthrough in bringing easy-to-understand, zero-risk mobile internet packages to consumers around the world. Sponsored Web Pass enables operators to easily team up with advertisers to sponsor the cost of customers' mobile internet access, providing users with free mobile data. Read more
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Opera 21 Developer stream today!

Opera desktop team - Fri, 2014-02-21 00:40

We are releasing Opera Developer 21 today.

This developer release got somewhat delayed due to unforeseen problems. However, we are back on track and eager to show off the new version.

The main highlight is integration of Aura on Windows. Aura is a hardware-accelerated rendering of the browser, including the user-interface. This enables less-taxing UI animations and a general sleeker and more responsive feel to the whole UI.

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Building Cordova apps for Firefox OS

Hacks Mozilla.org - Thu, 2014-02-20 18:48

Update: In addition to the Cordova integration described below, Firefox OS is now supported in the 3.4 release of Adobe PhoneGap.

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Ember.JS – What it is and why we need to care about it

Hacks Mozilla.org - Thu, 2014-02-20 09:28

This is a guest post by Sourav Lahoti and his thoughts about Ember.js

Developers increasingly turn to client-side frameworks to simplify development, and there’s a big need for good ones in this area. We see a lot of players in this field, but for lots of functionality and moving parts, very few stand out in particular — Ember.js is one of them.

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Opera Next 20.0.1387.37 update

Opera desktop team - Tue, 2014-02-18 13:05

Hi, here is another update for Opera Next.

The update includes new Chromium, fixes for Net Installer and other bug fixes that could be more or less described as a stabilization of the browser. We also updated and fixed various translations issues and missing strings. Have fun testing :)

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Chromebox, now for simpler and better meetings

Chrome - Thu, 2014-02-06 19:03
[Cross-posted from the Official Google Blog]
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