Vivaldi Blog

We help you get things done faster with Vivaldi Browser: Tips & tricks, detailed tutorials and opinions from web browser industry veterans.

Follow-up: The sweet smell of anticipation

June 15, 2021

We had so much fun reading your responses to our Vivaldi 4.0 teaser posts on social media, we wanted to spread the joy.

Lose those language barriers, not your privacy.

June 9, 2021

Launching today, Vivaldi Translate, powered by Lingvanex, is our brand-new, built- in translation feature. Enjoy convenient, reliable on-page translation without the worry of third-party extensions spying on you.

Vivaldi 4.0: Vivaldi Translate and betas of Vivaldi Mail, Calendar and Feed Reader are here

June 9, 2021

With our biggest launch of the year, we aim to give you a real alternative to Big Tech. Today’s update expands our integrated tools in the browser with major additions: Vivaldi Translate and the much-awaited beta versions of Vivaldi Mail, Calendar, and Feed Reader.

Superfans start your engines! And bring Vivaldi along for the ride

May 21, 2021

Exciting events are coming your way, including some fan favorites that had to sit out in 2020 (thanks, Covid!). Whether you’re a Eurovision fanatic, an F1 enthusiast, or Euro2020 die-hard, Vivaldi helps you get the most out of your long-awaited event.

An insight into security research and ethical hacking

May 13, 2021

Are software testing and ethical hacking the same? What exactly is security research and who can help with the testing of software? Vivaldi developer Tarquin Wilton-Jones explains.

The return of the ancient scroll

May 7, 2021

Scrolling aims at providing a better user experience. Christian Dysthe from Vivaldi’s Business Development Team shares his views on scrolling here.

Vivaldi crumbles cookie dialogs, raises the bar on privacy and design

April 29, 2021

The new version Vivaldi 3.8 offers relief from annoying cookie dialogs and Google’s FLoC, an invasive privacy technology. Rebuilds its Panels and adds quick bookmarking options.

New Vivaldi on Android breaks language barriers and crumbles cookies

April 29, 2021

Vivaldi 3.8, the new version allows you to change the app’s language independent of your OS settings, offers the option to block cookie dialogs, adds quick ways to access the Start Page.

Chrome to Vivaldi: Why this basketball pro made the browser switch

April 20, 2021

Over the past six months, Vivaldi marketing intern Johannes Dolven has been exploring Vivaldi and presenting his findings to you. This is his final verdict.

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No, Google! Vivaldi users will not get FLoC’ed.

April 13, 2021

Why Vivaldi browser will not support Google’s FLoC, a new suite of technologies to target ads on the web.

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A Novice’s Guide to the Vivaldi browser

April 6, 2021

Johannes Dolven introduces Vivaldi to first-time Vivaldi user and friend Mathis, observes how he uses it and recommends his process to all Vivaldi novices.

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Who on earth is Prebz (and why should you care)

March 31, 2021

Preben Fjell, also known as Prebz from the YouTube channel Prebz og Dennis has joined Vivaldi. Let’s meet him.