Opera Mini for Android Updates Its Social Status
Opera Software today announced a new version of Opera Mini for the Android platform. Opera Mini 7.5 adds one significant new feature to the browser: social network updates via Opera's Smart Page. Smart Page is a single web page that has three tabs, each streaming its own set of information. One tab is dedicated to importing Facebook and Twitter status updates; one tab offers the latest news headlines based on the user's browsing preferences; and the last tab is reserved for browsing and other web-related suggestions from Opera based on where the browser is being used. Opera Mini 7.5 is a free download from the Google Play Store.
Opera Mini for Android Puts the Kibosh On Ads
Opera today released a new version of its Opera Mini browser for Android and gave it a native ad blocker. Opera claims the ad blocker serves two purposes: 1.
Opera Ad Blocker Now Available to Android, iOS, Windows
Opera updated several of its mobile browsers today, bringing its ad blocking tool to Android, iOS, and Windows handsets. First, Opera refreshed its main Opera browser for Android.
Opera Mini for Android Adds Video Boost
Opera today updated its Opera Mini browser for Android devices and added video compression to improve playback and reduce data usage. Opera says the Video Boost tool should cut down buffering times and provide smoother performance on mobile devices when streaming video over cellular networks.
Opera Adds Video Downloader to Mini for Android
People who use Opera Mini on Android devices now have the ability to download videos directly from the browser. Opera Software updated Mini with a tool for saving videos to a phone for offline playback.
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