Vivaldi Blog

Latest news, browser tips and insights from the Vivaldi team

Julien Picalausa
Written by Julien Picalausa

Software developer at Vivaldi since January 2017. When I'm not at work, I play video games or maintain my servers. I'm also a dungeon master, mostly playing DnD 3.5.

How we count our users

August 14, 2019

Starting with the upcoming Stable release, we will change the way we count our users, gradually dropping the use of the unique ID for user counting.

Vivaldi Sync Encryption

Encryption keys and usability in Vivaldi and other browsers

November 19, 2018

Have you ever wondered how browsers handle the user-facing portion of data-encryption? Julien Picalausa explains this in details, as well as goes into how Vivaldi’s encryption key is handled.

Vivaldi Sync

Sync hits Vivaldi Stable

September 26, 2018

Vivaldi can now seamlessly and securely sync your data between multiple computers. Our Sync lead takes a look at what we’ve accomplished so far and what’s next for Vivaldi’s Sync.

Sync: Status update

March 7, 2018

We have been a bit quiet on the Sync front but that’s only because we’ve been very busy working on the Sync server. Take a look at this important timeline.

Sync settings in the Vivaldi Browser

Sync is here, help us test it – Vivaldi browser Snapshot 1.14.1030.3

November 29, 2017

It’s here – the first Snapshot with Sync. Now we need your help to test it.

Vivaldi Sync Live Stream

Vivaldi Sync Livestream revisited

July 11, 2017

Missed our live coding stream of work on Sync? No worries – we’ve pulled together the answers to our users burning questions into one handy blog post.

Sync live coding session

Sync is coming. Watch the progress live.

June 27, 2017

We’re working on Sync – and showing you the code. Live.

Vivaldi Browser Installer icon on desktop

Unauthorized Vivaldi installers – help us find them

January 4, 2017

Hi folks and Happy New Year!
I’ve just joined Vivaldi as a developer and came across a curious issue – some websites distributing Vivaldi installers that have a potentially unwanted software.

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