Vivaldi Blog

Latest news, browser tips and insights from the Vivaldi team

The privacy price we pay for “free” food

June 14, 2019

This summer, we’re opening our blog to guest bloggers eager to share their perspectives on privacy. In this blog, Jeff Brown argues that when we agree to let companies get our private data – or not – we make a conscious decision but the most vulnerable are those who don’t understand that they’ve made a choice.

Tech-savvy travellers, plan your summer with Vivaldi

June 11, 2019

It’s that time of the year again. You’re planning your holiday, booking flights, looking up places to visit, and generally preparing your itinerary. Vivaldi can take you to your perfect vacation!

Ad blockers or not – your choice matters

June 4, 2019

Recently, Google announced a change to Chromiums’s extensions system that would disable the API which makes it possible to block ads. Here’s what we think.

Blog on online privacy

Be a guest blogger for Vivaldi this summer

June 3, 2019

Over the summer, we’re opening Vivaldi’s blog to guest bloggers from our community and beyond who are eager to share their personal perspectives on the thorny topic of online privacy.

Minor update (4) for Vivaldi 2.5

May 29, 2019

This update fixes an issue with Vivaldi displaying as a black screen, that some Windows 7 users were encountering.

Printing web pages without the clutter

How to print clutter-free from the Vivaldi browser

May 29, 2019

In Vivaldi, you can configure your page printouts so that all clutter is removed and the page is adjusted to your needs before printing. Take a look at the built-in printing options in Vivaldi.

Minor update (3) for Vivaldi 2.5

May 23, 2019

This update fixes a couple of common crashes, and upgrades Chromium to the latest stable version.

Meet you in Reykjavík

May 23, 2019

It’s been a busy week at our office in Iceland where the team is hosting two W3C events for the Technical Architecture Group.

Make reading easier with Vivaldi

May 22, 2019

Knowing how to take control of zoom, fonts and such in your browser can make a big difference to reading online. It can also give your eyes some much-needed relief.

Welcome Stas and Gratulerer med dagen!

May 17, 2019

Meeting our users – in flesh and blood – is one of the most extraordinary experiences for the Vivaldi team. Even better when that happens on Norway’s national holiday.

Minor update (2) for Vivaldi 2.5

May 16, 2019

This update fixes an issue where WhatsApp blocked Vivaldi users, an issue with Google.com being offset at the point of text input, and we have updated Chromium to the latest stable version.

Minor update for Vivaldi 2.5

May 14, 2019

This update fixes an issue where Twitter being added to a Web Panel could prevent Vivaldi from launching.

Game on! Win Razer Chroma devices

May 13, 2019

We’ve teamed up with Razer to give away some awesome Razer Chroma devices. Here’s how to win!

Bring more color to computer time

May 9, 2019

Vivaldi developer Petter Nilsen who made possible the Razer Chroma integration, reveals how it came about.

Browse with full color: Vivaldi browser enables Razer Chroma

May 8, 2019

A first in browsers, Vivaldi teams up with Razer Chroma to make browsing more immersive and personal.

Best buddies: Browse Reddit with Vivaldi

May 2, 2019

If you spend a lot of time on Reddit, take a look at these awesome Vivaldi features and experience Reddit like with no other browser.

A Windows 10 bug: The back story

April 30, 2019

Recently, we reported a huge Windows 10 performance issue to Chromium. They discovered that the problem was caused by a Windows security feature that is useful for protecting applications like a browser.

Use Chrome Web Store extensions in Vivaldi browser

April 25, 2019

The Chrome Web Store boasts thousands of extensions. Guess what, they also work in Vivaldi!

Down to Earth

April 21, 2019

On April 22, 1970, millions of people protested the negative impact of industrial development. Almost 50 years later, we’ve turned to technology to solve the Earth’s most urgent problems.

Improve performance in Vivaldi

April 16, 2019

In Vivaldi, you are in control of the browser’s memory usage. Here’s how to minimize its memory footprint.