All posts by Ruarí Ødegaard

Working at Opera since January 2009. Currently I am team lead for our Linux desktop browser.

Opera developer moves to version 30

Today Opera developer has been updated to version 30 (30.0.1812.0). For this release we will continue to work on our extension sidebar implementation (already 20 sidebar extensions have appeared). We are also working to improve the features hidden behind various flags that have yet to be enabled. As always, there will be more information on...

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Update to Opera developer 29.0.1795.14

Today’s update to developer starts the process of stabilization—to bring it up to beta quality. As you would therefore expect, all changelog entries are bugfixes rather than major feature improvements. In addition we have upgraded Chromium to 42.0.2311.11. Please let us know how close we are too beta quality, so that we can get the...

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Sidebar extensions, Speed Dial syncing and customizable shortcuts in Opera Developer 29

Today we have a very interesting update to our developer channel, with almost 150 fixes and improvements and an update to Chromium (42.0.2305.3). The three major changes in this build are support for new sidebar extensions, updates to Speed Dial and keyboard shortcut customization. Our new sidebar What are sidebar extensions? As the name suggests,...

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Centered images in Opera developer 29

Today’s update includes a small (but frequently requested) tweak to how we display links to images. Previously they left aligned and now they are centered. So no more turning your head hard left, when viewing images on your wide screen monitor! Here is a screen shot to show how “perfectly balanced” the image display now...

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