Multitasking in your Opera browser

We humans are not good at multitasking in the strict definition. Trying to focus on more than one thing at a time results in a dramatic drop in productivity, and an increase of mistakes. However, while not trying to be too pedantic, you could argue that the word multitasking has taken on a second colloquial...

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How to install Chrome Addons in Opera

The Opera browser has great quality-of-life tools and built-in features to improve your online life. However, everyone browses differently and requires unique tools for what they do most. Because of this, Opera enables you to not only install Opera addons, but Chrome extensions as well. The following case study features the best extensions for writers,...

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I bet Laslo Hanyecz wishes he paid for his two large pizzas from Papa John’s with stablecoins instead of Bitcoin back in 2010. “I’ll pay 10,000 Bitcoins for a couple of pizzas”, he posted on a Bitcointalk chat forum. A 19-year old California student filled the order making the transaction the first physical purchase made...

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At a dinner party I recently attended, the conversation quickly turned to minting NFTs and debating the longevity of this phenomenon. Naturally, guests wanted to mint their own then sell for millions. Then someone asked me for advice and “insider secrets”. I smiled and airdropped my previous Opera blogs; Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, NFTs; Everything I Don’t...

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You read about blockchain technology a few years ago and were confused. This year, you listened to friends brag about 8x BTC and ETH gains, year over. Now you are annoyed with NFT hype because you can’t understand why anyone would buy virtual art. Before you dismiss blockchain, cryptocurrency, and NFTs forever, read on. All...

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Exquisite Pairing A perfect weekend could include both Opera and Football without a sigh of dread or compromise. We’ve made it simple for you to be the hero and enjoy both at the same time without leaving quarantine.  Welcome to Opera browser with over 380 million users worldwide, striving to make new technology and games...

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Opera supports IPFS. IPFS is a peer-to-peer protocol that changes the way files are distributed and retrieved through “content based addressing”. Imagine your files not being stored on a single server but rather on an encrypted, immutable blockchain.

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If you open your real, leather wallet you probably have an ID card, some cash, credit cards, concert tickets, a memento or two and a few business cards. In some cases, a cluttered and overstuffed wallet looks all too familiar as it bursts open and pieces of paper float through the air. While you may...

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It’s hard to imagine our lives without devices and connectivity. Where should we pick up friends at the chaotic airport arrival area? Which takeaway Indian restaurant is closest? Can I send money to my best friend who lost his wallet in Ibiza? I’d like to check in on my apartment while I’m away, can I...

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Take a look at your fingertips. There you have a whirling maze of lines, and when you touch any surface, you leave your unique fingerprint on it. It’s the same with your web browser – even though you can’t see it, every move you make online leaves a virtual fingerprint. Digital fingerprints Just like your...

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When my kids were born, I immediately set up gmail accounts for each of them using their nicknames. I’d email observations to their accounts of their first everything, along with photos of moments captured on my mobile. As they grew, I sent audio messages of them reciting poems or silly stories in their raspy, caveman...

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Today Coinbase ($COIN) marks the largest direct listing IPO in history, valued privately at $100B (joins Target, Goldman Sachs, GE, and BlackRock) with over 56M users. Certainly monumental numbers, but what’s the story?  Coinbase is an exchange for only cryptocurrencies.  The mindblowing market cap brings pure crypto exposure to the masses in really easy steps....

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Secrets Imagine Alice and Bob have a secret that no one else knows (curiously, every crypto and blockchain story begins with Alice and Bob). They have to physically separate and communicate from afar. Lisa wants to listen in and intercept the message. So Alice “encrypts” the message by using a secret code, puts the message...

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