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Picture in Picture mode: Vivaldi vs Chrome vs Firefox

January 19, 2021

Picture in Picture mode lets you watch video in a floating window. Find out which browser has the best implementation. We compare Vivaldi, Chrome, and Firefox.

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How Vivaldi browser is different from Google Chrome

January 7, 2021

Just like Google Chrome, Vivaldi browser is built using the open-source Chromium code. So how different is Vivaldi from Chrome?

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5 signs it’s time to replace your browser

December 28, 2020

When it comes to switching browsers, breaking out of your comfort zone may be the biggest challenge. 

3 ways to cheer up this holiday season with Vivaldi browser

December 23, 2020

Looking to do something fun during the holidays this year? Vivaldi browser is your jolly companion.

Reflecting on 2020: A year of exception

December 22, 2020

Irrespective of this unusually different year, Vivaldi continued to grow and evolve. Read more about this ‘quarantine’ year from Vivaldi CEO Jon von Tetzchner.

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How to switch from Google Chrome to Vivaldi browser

December 17, 2020

Switching from Chrome to Vivaldi is quick, easy, and fun because you’re moving from a boring default option to a fast, flexible, and feature-rich browser. Follow the steps with Vivaldi’s Johannes Dolven.

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Don’t want to get Vivaldi on Android from Google Play? We give you a choice.

December 11, 2020

Looking to download Vivaldi on Android from outside of Google Play? Let’s look at the alternatives.

Welcome to the new Vivaldi Help Center

December 10, 2020

Vivaldi’s revamped help pages are a comprehensive guide that will help you learn more about Vivaldi and its services. Find out more about the newly launched Help Center.

Vivaldi 3.5 with better media and playback

Vivaldi improves tabs and media playback, adds sharing of URLs with QR codes

December 8, 2020

Vivaldi 3.5 arrives with improved features and significant improvements across the board. Download on your desktop and notebooks.

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Why Vivaldi is the best browser for Linux

December 3, 2020

Vivaldi has awesome support for Linux and many dedicated Linux users. Here’s why Vivaldi is the best browser for Linux.

Vivaldi 2.5 Android

Vivaldi on Android steps up privacy protection. Includes sorting of Notes and Bookmarks.

December 3, 2020

Vivaldi 3.5, the new version on Android, gets WebRTC leak protection and auto-clear of browsing data on exit. Also gets updates to its built-in features Notes and Bookmarks.

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We reveal a security problem in the Google Cloud API Console

November 26, 2020

While working on the Technical Preview of the Mail and Calendar client, the Vivaldi security team encountered a security problem, possibly a security vulnerability.