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Vivaldi Blog

Latest news, browser tips and insights from the Vivaldi team

Ruarí Ødegaard
Written by Ruarí Ødegaard

Quality assurance and testing. A fan of Linux (Slackware), unicycling, simple solutions and a “slow” life style.

Tab Cycler in the Vivaldi browser

Fast and easy: Tab Cycling in Vivaldi

November 28, 2018

There are a number of ways to switch tabs in Vivaldi. Here we show you how to do this quickly and easily with our ever-popular Tab Cycling.

Minor update (2) for Vivaldi 2.1

November 22, 2018

Today we release a minor update to 2.1 to address “CVE-2018-17479: Use-after-free in GPU”.

Numbered menu accelerators – Vivaldi Browser snapshot 1373.4

November 20, 2018

Today’s snapshot adds numbers to the first 9 items in the Window menu, to aid fast switching.

Configurable address toolbar and finer grained control on muting – Vivaldi Browser snapshot 1369.6

November 16, 2018

Today’s snapshot is all about increasing customization further, with new possibilities on the navigation toolbar and even more options for sound.

Ruarí in a monkey costume

QA Monkey makes mistake

November 9, 2018

Ruarí first started working as a browser tester 10 years ago but he still has things to learn.

Better Widevine (EME) support for Linux – Vivaldi Browser snapshot 1360.4

November 7, 2018

Today’s snapshot includes a couple of nice media improvements for Linux users, resolves a bunch of issues, and upgrades Chromium to 71.

Back/Forward button drop-down entries can open new tab – Vivaldi Browser snapshot 1350.4

October 29, 2018

In the latest snapshot, the long click Back/Forward button drop-down entries can be opened in a new tab via middle clicking.

Vivaldi 2.1 RC 2 – Vivaldi Browser snapshot 1337.35

October 24, 2018

Today’s snapshot is the second release candidate for 2.1.

Quick Command Parameters – v1v4ld1 br0w53r 5n4p5h07 1337.17

October 18, 2018

Today’s snapshot allows you set precise zoom values via Quick Commands and enables support for the AV1 codec.

Minor update (3) for Vivaldi 2.0

October 17, 2018

Today’s minor update to Vivaldi 2.0 resolves a crash on startup that some users encountered.