Opera has sang that it is following Google as the search engine outfit forks WebKit and builds a new rendering engine called Blink.
Just three weeks after announcing its plans to scrap its Pesto rendering engine and switch to WebKit, Opera's released a beta version of the Opera browser for Android that it showed off at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona last month.
Opera is taking over mobile video company Skyfire Labs, in a deal worth around $155 million in cash and stock, with the aim of exploiting its video optimization technology.
Opera Software has announced plans to abandon its own Presto rendering engine and move to using WebKit, the same engine that powers Chrome and Safari.
Apple's flagship Paris store was robbed on New Year's Eve, with the thieves making off with around $1.3 million worth of products.
The addition of a 'leap second' to universal clock time on Saturday caused havoc on the web over the weekend - despite the fact that there was plenty of warning.
As expected, CERN scientists measuring the speed of neutrinos have discovered that the particles aren't traveling faster than light after all.
CERN scientists believe they've established just how neutrinos were apparently able to travel faster than light.
An improved re-run of the experiment that appeared to show faster-than-light travel was possible has produced the same result.
The browser that comes built-in with Google's Android operating system has just become the second most popular mobile browser.
European scientists believe they've observed subatomic particles traveling faster than the speed of light - something that Einstein's theory of relativity says should be impossible.
A seemingly legitimate study that showed Internet Explorer users as having starkly low IQs has turned out to be an elaborate hoax.
When was the last time you actually had to type "http" into your browser?
Opera has just released the latest version of its Web browser.
Opera has released its Mobile 10.1 beta for Android, adding pinch-to-zoom and support for location services.
Android's built-in Web browser, once described by Google as "Chrome Lite," gets the job done but it's not filled with a whole bunch of snazzy features. Opera is now looking to add some class to that arena.
Browsing the Web on a PC is sooo 2009. Indeed, by 2015, at least 3.8 billion handsets will feature mobile web browsers.
After years and years of seeing other browsers chip away at its browser dominance, Microsoft's Internet Explorer is gaining back market share, and that trend has continued with the latest numbers reported.
There was a time not long ago when Internet Explorer commanded 96% of the browser market, but its numbers have been steadily dropping and now it's approaching territory that should make Microsoft genuinely worried.
Opera is aiming to strengthen its mobile email offering by taking over FastMail, an Australian email provider.