Vivaldi Blog

Latest news, browser tips and insights from the Vivaldi team

One library to rule them all

March 22, 2019

Oslo Public Library is Norway’s oldest and largest public library. Now you’ll find Vivaldi installed on their public terminals.

Fit your style! Change the look of your browser.

March 20, 2019

Vivaldi has endless options for you to make it feel your own. Here we show you three simple ways to do just that.

Browsing with Mouse Gestures

Browse fast with Vivaldi’s awesome Mouse Gestures

March 14, 2019

We have five simple gestures for you to try today. But beware – you might get hooked!

Minor update (5) for Vivaldi 2.3

March 14, 2019

Today’s minor update to Vivaldi 2.3 improves on a fix for “Find-in-page” freezing and should resolve page loading problems that some users encountered on YouTube.

Building browsers! #Web30

March 12, 2019

As the World Wide Web turns 30, we ask one of its pioneers – Vivaldi founder Jon von Tetzchner – to take us back to his early days of building web browsers.

The Web: 30 years of history, challenges and change

March 11, 2019

The web started thirty years ago when a young British software engineer called Tim Berners-Lee invented a system for scientists to share information. Here we add some little known bits of history to the puzzle.

It takes a village

March 8, 2019

On International Women’s Day, we catch up with Anne Christiansen, Vivaldi’s Head of Office HR & Culture.

Vivaldi browser for Raspberry Pi

Nerding with Vivaldi. Win a Raspberry Pi

March 6, 2019

Are you a Raspberry Pi enthusiast? Here’s a way to show off your pet projects and win a Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ set! We’ve got a great contest for you. Read on.

Minor update (4) for Vivaldi 2.3

March 4, 2019

Today’s minor Vivaldi 2.3 bump updates our Chromium engine to handle a security issue.

Using the Filter Obscure to hide sensitive content on your screen when inactive

How to hide private content from your screen?

February 28, 2019

Do you worry that others might see private information you’re viewing on your screen? Let’s talk about Vivaldi’s screen privacy filter – Filter Obscure.

Minor update (3) for Vivaldi 2.3

February 26, 2019

Today’s minor update to Vivaldi 2.3 fixes an issue with crashing/freezing when using “Find-in-page”.

How many websites do you visit per day?

How many websites do you visit each day?

February 26, 2019

The number of websites we visit per day has skyrocketed. But do you know how many websites exactly you visit each day? Vivaldi can tell you just that.

Managing Passwords in your browser

How to manage passwords in Vivaldi?

February 20, 2019

When you enter a new password on a website, Vivaldi will ask to save it. That’s because Vivaldi has support for managing passwords. Let’s find out how that works.

A minimalist Vivaldi browser interface

Fight screen clutter with Vivaldi

February 18, 2019

Screen clutter can harm your productivity more than you think. Unclutter and see the benefits, including the icing on the cake – the coveted extra screen real estate.

Minor update (2) for Vivaldi 2.3

February 15, 2019

Today’s minor update to Vivaldi 2.3 fixes an issue with a blank UI if no Speed Dial is defined.

Minor update for Vivaldi 2.3

February 14, 2019

Today’s minor update to Vivaldi 2.3 contains fixes for old Mac graphics cards and/or older versions of macOS.

A guide to the Address Field drop-down in Vivaldi

A guide to the Address Field drop-down

February 14, 2019

How does the browser decide what results show up when you start typing in the Address Field of Vivaldi? Let’s take a closer look at the Address Field drop-down.

Screen captures in Vivaldi

Three ways to use screen captures

February 11, 2019

Screen captures are widely used for work and play. Here we give you some tips on how to make the most out of Vivaldi’s Capture feature.

Exploit that bug: The untold story of Auto-Stacking

February 7, 2019

Vivaldi is the first browser to introduce auto tab stacking, but did you know that it owes its life to a good karma bug?

Auto-Stacking tabs in Vivaldi browser, 3D graphic of robot arm

Vivaldi 2.3 introduces Auto-Stacking in Tabs, addresses the Address Field and more

February 6, 2019

The first release of 2019 has arrived. Streamlines workflow, improves navigation and interaction with the Web.