What’s the future of mobile data in Nigeria?

What's the future of mobile data in Nigeria?

Nigeria is one of the largest and fastest growing “mobile first” countries in the world. However, only around 38% of Nigerians access mobile data. And, in reality, this number is likely to be significantly lower when considering those who regularly access the internet on their phones. Recently, I talked to CNBC Africa about the future...

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Win a swish new smartphone with Opera Max!


Want a chance to win one of three state-of-the-art smartphones? Want to take back control over your data-hogging apps? Want to save time and money without spending a thing? It’s time for you to download Opera Max and take part in our #DataEaters competition for your chance to win a Samsung Galaxy S6, Samsung Galaxy...

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One million days of free internet in Nigeria

1 million days of free internet with MTN Nigeria, Naij and Opera Mini

We have partnered with MTN and Naij.com, and, this week, a massive one million days of free internet is available for MTN Nigeria subscribers. Naij.com is sponsoring the content served — from leading news to jobs to entertainment stories. If you’re an MTN subscriber and you don’t have Opera Mini yet, download the app free...

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Night mode now available in Opera Mini for iOS

In the most recent version of Opera Mini for iOS, we introduced night mode to dim your screen and help you get a better night’s sleep after late-night browsing in bed. If your spouse can’t sleep because of your screen’s bright light, Opera Mini can help. We designed night mode to solve two obvious problems:...

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Opera Mini: Connecting people with bad networks

I was recently asked to keynote at Velocity, a large, web-performance-themed conference in California, and talk about how the next billion people will get online. As the next billion people will be in places with bad networks (but young populations and thriving economies), it was natural to talk about Opera Mini and announce that we’re focused on...

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Opera Mini is here for your Windows Phone!

Last year we started our journey to bring Opera Mini, already used by millions, to Windows Phone. We approached it carefully, because rebuilding Opera Mini from scratch for a new platform is no joke. We wanted to give you an app that works. We released the beta version of Opera Mini for Windows Phone several...

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Opera 30 for Android, now with synced Speed Dials and more

We’re happy to release another update of Opera for Android today! This version supports more sync services, better text selection and long-press menus, and stability updates. Synced Speed Dials In this release, we added support for syncing your Speed Dials between devices. Just sign in to your Opera account and click the computer-with-arrows icon at the...

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