Vivaldi Blog

#behindVivaldibrowser with Akira Hojo

January 20, 2023

In the latest of our series of sneak peeks at the terrific people who bring you Vivaldi, we meet Akira, our creative graphic designer.

Client hints or client lies?

January 13, 2023

For decades, the User Agent header has been a major arena for truths, lies and other dastardly deeds. Now there’s an effort to replace the User Agent with “Client Hints”. How will that go?

Go #behindVivaldibrowser with Maria Popova

January 6, 2023

In the latest of our behind-the-scenes series, we meet Maria Popova, a QA Engineer responsible for ensuring our Android and Android Automotive browsers come to you at their best.

Vivaldi at CES 2023. See you there!

December 30, 2022

Meet Vivaldi and its CEO Jon von Tetzchner at the CES 2023 in Las Vegas. Discover the browser in some of the new gadgets and technologies being unveiled there.

2022: A year of innovation, advocacy, and adventures

December 24, 2022

As 2023 approaches, let’s take a moment to look back on what we had in store for you in 2022.

Take a spin #behindVivaldibrowser with Ruarí Ødegaard

December 20, 2022

The latest in this series offers a more personal look at Ruarí Ødegaard, one of the best QA Engineers you will find on two legs – or one wheel.

Vivaldi on Android has a customizable Menu Bar

December 15, 2022

The new Vivaldi 5.6 on Android offers a customizable menu bar, more secure logins with Hardware Key Authentication, and new options to improve navigation. Now available on Android, Chromebooks, tablets, and in cars.

Vivaldi integrates Mastodon in its desktop browser.

December 7, 2022

Vivaldi recently became the first browser to have its own Mastodon instance, Vivaldi Social. Now, the new version on the desktop is the first to integrate Mastodon into the browser itself, along with the ability to pin tab groups and other UI improvements.

Vivaldi teams up with for privacy-focused, personalized search

December 7, 2022 joins our line-up of default search engines, offering unique options for a more custom search experience.

What is Mastodon?

December 5, 2022

With so much news about social media these days, covering Twitter’s new owner’s recent changes, or trust issues in companies like Meta/Facebook, many people are looking for something else and have heard the word “Mastodon”. But what is Mastodon and how do you sign up?

Pulling the plug on expired Operating Systems

November 24, 2022

Browsers are ending their support for Windows 7 and 8.1 in 2023. Vivaldi dev and security expert Yngve Pettersen explains the challenges faced by browsers as to why they end support of various operating system versions.

With 3000 and more Vivaldi Themes, there’s never a dull moment.

November 21, 2022

Vivaldi Themes just crossed another significant milestone, and we can’t stop shouting about it. Read on to learn more, and share your themes on Vivaldi Social, our Mastodon instance.