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New Opera Mini becomes one of the world’s top grossing Android apps

Oslo, Norway - May 4, 2015

Opera Mini, the fast mobile browser, is the most downloaded app in Google Play in nine countries and is among the top 3 or higher in 18 countries.

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Opera to double user base on Android by 2017

Oslo, Norway - April 14, 2015

From today, Android users can enjoy a new version of the Opera Mini mobile browser, available for free from Google Play. Opera Mini’s dramatically redesigned interface achieves a native Android look and feel.

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Opera acquires SurfEasy, a North American online privacy company

Oslo, Norway and Toronto, Canada - March 19, 2015

Opera Software announced today that it has acquired SurfEasy Inc., a leading Toronto based company that provides an easy-to-use VPN solution for protecting customers’ online privacy and security on smartphones, tablets and computers.

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Gameloft and Opera Software partner to bring games on mobile in emerging markets

Oslo, Norway - March 18, 2015

Gameloft, a publisher of digital and social games, announces a global partnership with Opera Software, a leader in Internet browser technologies, to make Gameloft titles available on the Opera Mobile Store.

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Free internet for basic phone users

Islamabad, Pakistan - March 18, 2015

Telenor and Mobilink customers in Pakistan will be able to enjoy a day of free internet with the popular Opera Mini browser. The free internet access, sponsored by Microsoft Lumia, is available exclusively to basic Java phone users and is aimed at encouraging more Pakistanis to go online and experience the power of the internet.

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