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On the road again: Vivaldi’s Iceland meetup and Web Summit 2018

November 20, 2018

Vivaldi CEO Jon von Tetzchner recounts his travels this Fall, to a Vivaldi team meetup in Iceland and his appearance at Europe’s largest tech conference, Web Summit.

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.

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.

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.

Confetti and fireworks for the Vivaldi community

November 16, 2018

Recently Vivaldi forum users staged a virtual celebration to welcome newcomers to the Vivaldi community. Here’s a glimpse of the festivities along with a revelation of the true size of our community.

Vivaldi Tab usage survey

Take our quick survey on Tabs in Vivaldi

November 14, 2018

In Vivaldi, we aim to give you full control of your tabs. We’re curious to know how you use them. Help us by taking a quick survey.

Minor update for Vivaldi 2.1

November 13, 2018

Today we release a minor update to 2.1 to address some known regressions and Chromium security fixes.

What is Markdown and why should you care

November 13, 2018

If you are on sites such as GitHub, Reddit, Diaspora or Stack Exchange, chances are you’re already using the Markdown language. For those not familiar with it, let’s get you started by showing you a few ways to use it in Vivaldi.

Vivaldi Team in Iceland

Iceland. Beyond the office window

November 9, 2018

Our recent Vivaldi team gathering was held in Reykjavik. Takaaki Yoshikawa talks about how working in the beautiful country of Iceland turned out very inspirational. Read on!

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.

Vivaldi is growing! Join the ride!

November 7, 2018

Vivaldi is more than just a browser. It’s growing fast and we’re constantly asked by our users how they can get involved. Here are some ideas on how to jump on board.