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Vivaldi Blog

Latest news, browser tips and insights from the Vivaldi team

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.

Happy Holidays and Thank You

December 21, 2017

2017 was significant. Before we head into our holiday break, what made this year so special for us? Let’s find out.

Vivaldi 1.13

Vivaldi 1.13 adds Window Panel, improves Downloads and brings under-the-hood enhancements

November 22, 2017

The new version of Vivaldi has arrived, offering a wealth of features for every user. Read on for the details on our latest release!

Computer screen with the Vivaldi browser

Vivaldi 1.12 – Giving you the browser you want

September 20, 2017

The latest version of Vivaldi is here, featuring three requests that may ring a bell. Why? Because they came from you.

Vivaldi CEO Jon von Tetzchner

My friends at Google: it is time to return to not being evil

September 4, 2017

A monopoly both in search and advertising, Google, unfortunately, shows that they are not able to resist the misuse of power.

The Vivaldi browser releases version 1.11

Vivaldi 1.11 – Focus on accessibility

August 10, 2017

The latest version of Vivaldi is here with improved accessibility options and a brand-new application icon. Read on for the story of Vivaldi 1.11.

Vivaldi on Net Neutrality

Don’t let monopolists call the shots, save the internet

July 4, 2017

Do we want an internet which is free and open or one controlled by gatekeepers, censorship and unfair competition?

Vivaldi powers up the Start Page and adds docked Dev Tools

June 15, 2017

Just browsing is yesterday. Make it personal with Vivaldi 1.10.

Ecosia in the Vivaldi Browser

Vivaldi 1.9 – Plant trees as you browse

April 27, 2017

The latest version of Vivaldi features Ecosia – a search engine that plants trees – as well as a number of important security fixes and functional improvements.

privacy-matters

Privacy Matters: One step forward, two steps back

April 7, 2017

Vivaldi’s CEO shares his thoughts on the rollback by US Congress of privacy regulations and why protecting our privacy on the web is more important than ever.

Vivaldi Makes History

Vivaldi makes History

March 29, 2017

Releasing version 1.8 of Vivaldi, we’re making browsing history more useful than ever before.