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Do you know what a VPN actually changes in your internet browsing? What it changes is exactly why you absolutely should be using a VPN, though it’s not obvious at first glance. If you still don’t know what a VPN is, you can read about it here.  IP address encryption When you use a VPN...

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As the web has grown, so has the marketing sector. Advertisements, while still present in newspapers and television, have also become a permanent part of the online landscape whether we like it or not. In fact, we’ve become so used to online ads that we barely register them, even while they take up our time...

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Consider how much of your life revolves around the internet, and how much private information you share online. Do you know how your data is used and who sees it? Every move you make on the web leaves a trace, just like a fingerprint in the real world. In fact, the term browser fingerprinting refers...

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The tree is lit up, the gifts you’ve amassed are piled underneath, and you’re surrounded by family, friends and pets. This Christmas, after two years of the pandemic, is going to be more special than usual. With vaccination and booster shots available, we can finally spend Christmas with our families and friends safely. Now is...

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It’s January 28 and that means it’s Data Privacy Day! At Opera, your privacy and security comes first. We’d like to use this opportunity to put online trackers in the spotlight and create awareness to help you protect yourself and your personal information from websites that might be overdoing it and collecting too much information...

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We’ve got some big news! YoYo Games, the company behind GameMaker is now part of Opera.  GameMaker Studio 2 is a fantastic platform that allows anyone, from a student to a pro, to create games and then export them from a single codebase to various platforms, including Desktop, Mobile, Web and Consoles. This means that...

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