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End of An Era: Opera Sells Most Of Its Assets to Chinese Group for $600 Million

Jul 16th 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Software Fixes | 0 Comment

End of An Era: Opera Sells Most Of Its Assets to Chinese Group for $600 Million

Opera has always quietly occupied fourth spot among the “Big Four” internet browsers. And now, the makers of the browser, Opera Software, sold most of their business components to a Chinese consortium for $600 million. The deal was initially valued at $1.24 billion, although regulatory problems prevented an exchange of all business components from Opera Software. Not one to give up, the Chi

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Looking for a different browser experience? Try Opera 12

Jun 19th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Tweak Internet Settings | 0 Comment

Looking for a different browser experience? Try Opera 12

When you hear the word ‘internet browser’, most people think of Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, and Mozilla Firefox. However, trailing in at a distant 4th (possibly 5th if you count Apple iOS’s Safari) is Opera. Made by a Norwegian design team, Opera has always had a small but dedicated following of users. Wikipedia claims that Opera’s usage numbers hover around 5%, which is actually

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