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Mar 27, 2020

Free e-books for young South Africans during lockdown

Opera and Worldreader look to keep young South African minds stimulated during the country’s lockdown.

Nov 14, 2019

Opera touts data compression tech in #DataMustFall

As the data cost debate rages, Opera says the data compression mode on its Web browser saves users millions of rands.

Jun 12, 2019

SA, Kenya among highest data prices in Africa

South Africans pay around six times more for 1GB of data than mobile users in India, while Kenyans pay 10 times more than Indians, says an Opera report.

Sep 10, 2018

Smartphones advance literacy in Africa

Nigeria, SA and Ivory Coast are the African countries with the highest mobile and online reading populations in 2018, says a report by Opera Mini.

May 4, 2016

Ad-blocker debuts in Opera Mini for Android

The Internet browser now has an ad-blocker to enable faster browsing and data savings for Opera Mini users.

Mar 9, 2016

Opera Mini for Android gets 'video boost'

The new feature reduces the size of video data, to lessen video loading time and combat buffering delays.

Nov 25, 2015

Compression tech future for African data users

Connecting the millions of Africans that are yet to come online will require tools that are light on Internet usage, says Opera Software.

Nov 18, 2015

Opera helps SA users save on mobile data

South Africans using Opera Mini to browse the Web were able to save $65 million over a period of 10 months this year.

Jun 19, 2015

MTN Nigeria, Opera offer 1m days of free Internet

One million Nigerian citizens will experience a free day of mobile Internet, thanks to MTN Nigeria, Opera Software and

Apr 15, 2015

New Opera Mini seeks to double users

The software company hopes to double its smartphone user base by the end of 2017.

Aug 1, 2012

Opera Mini grows in Africa

Mobile figures for the browser have topped 200 million per month, with a strong focus on African usage and growth.

Oct 11, 2011

Opera releases browser updates

Opera Mini 6.5 and Mobile 11.5 can be downloaded today, while Opera 12 Alpha will debut on Thursday.

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