Category Archives: Opera

Opera 43 Beta with Ability to Select Link Text and More

Opera 43 Beta with Ability to Select Link Text and More

The team behind the Opera browser today released a new version of their app. Opera 43 Beta reached the beta channel and brings some interesting features. Now it starts faster, comes with instant page loading and finally has my favorite ability to select text in the link without a hyperlink.

Disable Currency Converter Popup in Opera

Disable Currency Converter Popup in Opera

As you may already know, the team behind Opera released a new version of their browser, Opera 42. One of its new features is a built-in currency converter popup. Some users find it useful, but others find it very annoying. If you don't like the currency converter feature, here is how to disable it.

Opera 42 is out with Currency Converter & Feed Discovery

Opera 42 is out with Currency Converter & Feed Discovery

Today, a new version of the Opera browser hit the stable branch. Opera 42 comes with a number of interesting features like a built-in currency converter, faster startup and an improved RSS reader. Let's see these features in detail.

Address bar speculative prerenderer in Opera

Address bar speculative prerenderer in Opera

Opera Software today released a new developer version of the Opera browser. Opera 43 build 2431 is the first build of the browser which comes with the recently announced address bar speculative prerenderer feature.

Opera 41 for Windows released, offers up to 86% performance improvements

Opera 41 for Windows released, offers up to 86% performance improvements

The final version of Opera 41 was released earlier today. According to the developers, this release brings major performance improvements, especially on browser start up. The team behind this release describes the new startup sequence as a smarter and faster one — you will be able to access it almost immediately, no matter how many tabs you have open.

Opera has got a portable installer

Opera has got a portable installer

Today, Opera developers announced a new nice feature. The ability to install Opera as a portable app was added to its installer. Portable apps have the benefit that they do not store settings in the Registry so the same set of settings can be used across different Windows PC or different Windows installations on the same PC. Once downloaded, you can simply run the portable app's EXE. The app does not need to be installed.