Opera resets relationship with Africa in Internet push
The Norwegian-based Web company adopts its multi-pronged “Africa first” strategy to scout for opportunities together with locals.
Setback in Opera’s South African data centre plans
The company is delaying the launch of its data centre in South Africa because of the disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
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.
EXCLUSIVE: Opera to open SA data centre this year
The Norwegian-based Web company plans to invest in a data centre in SA and is working with local telcos to create more affordable access to the Internet.
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.
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.
SA's mobile Internet users place trust in browsers
One third of the Internet users believe a mobile browser offers more privacy features than a standalone social media app.
Opera browser founder worried about online privacy
People should worry about online data collection by tech firms because it gives them unparalleled insight into users' lives, says Jon von Tetzchner.
Opera brings messaging to browser
The Web browser will now integrate messaging apps Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp and Telegram into its desktop version.
Opera VPN app available on Android
Users can download the free Android app from the Google Play store.