Microsoft plays dirty against other browsers in Russia

Our Russian community manager Ilya noticed that members of our Russian forums made an interesting discovery on Microsoft's Russian site. If you open the page with a different browser than IE, you will get a popup ad for Internet Explorer. That's not necessarily wrong in itself, of course. The problem is that they are combining…

State of the Opera: Q4 2009

It's time for the financial results for the 4th quarter of 2009. There is a slight decrease in revenue since Q4 2008, but keep in mind that the NOK was extraordinarily strong at that time compared to USD and EUR, and that it is much weaker now. The currency effect is definitely working against us…

Opera Mini for the iPhone? What’s the point?

Today's announcement that we are showing off Opera Mini for the iPhone at MWC (yes, we will show Opera Mini actually running on the iPhone) has really caught people's attention. But while a lot of people are excited, a small minority seems to wonder what the point is. Why does anyone need a choice in…