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Girl playing browser game

Need a break from work or some fun at home? Check out browser games – they don’t need installation and all you need is an internet connection! I chose five games that I liked that are simple and easy to get into. Two tips before you start playing browser games Check that your Opera browser...

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VPN’s are more popular than ever. Have you jumped on the private network train yet? If not, here’s a quick summary of what a VPN actually means and why there’s all the buzz around it. The internet can feel like a bit of a jungle (and not always a safe one) at the best of...

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Today, messaging is wired into our digital lives and the way we communicate with each other both privately and professionally. Messenger apps are on the rise, but does this mean the days of email are gone? We don’t think so. With extensions like MailTrack for Gmail, you can bring some of the features common for...

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How much control do you have over your app data? It might live its own life without you even realizing. Fortunately, Opera Max can put you back in control. Opera Max is our free data-management and data-savings app for Android. It shrinks data for videos, photos and more across most Android apps. Download Opera Max...

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We just completed a three-stop roadshow of Africa with Google. We talked to developers in Nairobi, Lagos and Johannesburg about progressive web apps (PWAs), what they are and why they have the power to change the African web for the better. The #PWARoadShow gang met with @ShopKonga, an early adopter of progressive web apps https://t.co/B6pgXKiSjh...

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Are you wondering where your mobile data plan went? 😱 Chances are it wasn’t just your video data usage from YouTube or Netflix. In a study around app usage with Opera Max, we found that 30% of mobile data usage actually happens in the background. Fortunately, Opera Max, our free data-management app, has some clever solutions for...

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