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Online advertising helps drive the internet, but bloated ads and heaving tracking can damage your browsing experience by slowing down page loading, compromising privacy and jacking up costs on your mobile data bill. If you don’t have an ad blocker yet, then it’s time you consider getting one. So, what’s the best ad blocker option for...

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Installing ad blocker extensions for your phone and computer? Why not try one for free that’s built right into your browser. Opera for computers and Opera Mini for Android now come with integrated ad-blocking technology, so you can browse faster and more smoothly. The ad blocker in Opera Mini means you save time while browsing,...

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First, thank you all for the fantastic feedback from our developer release yesterday. Your feedback is truly motivating for us! We didn’t expect that downloads would exceed those from our very successful ad blocker release last month. But, they did… by 6 times! With such high interest, we needed to double the capacity of our...

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“Opera, Opera on the wall. You’ve hidden our Facebook posts – where are they all?” What’s happening? From today, to help us focus attention on your comments and questions, the Opera Facebook page will no longer have the public wall posts to the left of the timeline. Of course, everyone can still comment on our...

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Looking for a Google Chrome alternative? The new update of Chrome no longer supports Windows XP and Windows Vista. This means that if you are on either of these platforms, the Chrome browser you are using will not get bug fixes or security updates. According to Netmarketshare’s figures, 10.9% of all computer users use Windows...

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