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Jon von Tetzchner
Written by Jon von Tetzchner

Co-Founder/CEO. Been doing browser development since 1994. When I’m not testing Vivaldi browser or reading Vivaldi forums, I enjoy collecting and playing with vintage computers and arcade games. Born in Iceland, with an Icelandic mother and Norwegian father, lived in Norway for many years and currently reside near Boston, MA.

Vivaldi browser blocks abusive ads, improves profile management and more

June 20, 2019

The new version – Vivaldi 2.6 – arrives with improved security, and new options for quicker navigation and customization.

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.

Vivaldi 2.4: Toolbar Customization

Vivaldi 2.4: Next level Toolbar Customization

March 27, 2019

Our latest update unlocks a new level of customization – you can now build your own interface by moving or hiding buttons in the toolbars.

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.

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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.

Privacy is not just a personal matter

January 28, 2019

The loss of our privacy is a loss for society and democracy. In a surveillance society, the impact of data collection is not just personal because collective privacy is lost too.

To a wonderful year that has gone by! Happy holidays!

December 20, 2018

From new features, releases…… and everything in between, this year has been extraordinary. Before we head into our holiday break, here’s a year-end note by Vivaldi CEO Jon von Tetzchner.

Vivaldi 2.2: Focus on details

December 13, 2018

We’re wrapping up 2018 with a new update that improves accessibility, navigation and media experience.

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On the road again: Vivaldi’s Iceland meetup and Web Summit 2018

November 20, 2018

Vivaldi CEO Jon von Tetzchner recounts his travels this Fall, to a Vivaldi team meetup in Iceland and his appearance at Europe’s largest tech conference, Web Summit.

Vivaldi 2.1 launches with improved Quick Commands

October 25, 2018

The latest release of the Vivaldi browser makes new additions to its popular feature Quick Commands. Find out more on how you can improve your day-to-day browsing.