Technology

Stay up-to-date and learn – the Vivaldi technology section has news, trends, and studies from the web and the real world.

Tree nursery in Brazil.

Lessons in social entrepreneurship from Vivaldi browser’s friends at Ecosia

June 25, 2020

Most funders won’t invest in a business if it plans to give away 80% of the money to plant trees. In spite of this, Christian Kroll, founder of our search partner Ecosia, managed to build a successful company. Here’s how.

Just come back, Dan

May 6, 2020

Recently The Verge journalist Dan Seifert pondered whether he should come back to Vivaldi now that tracker blocking is in place. This is Vivaldi’s response.

Gamers! Stay Home And Game On!

April 14, 2020

Millions of people are staying at home using their browsers more than ever. Gamers, this week you can win exclusive Razer “Game On” posters. How? Read on!

Farewell to a giant, from a favorite browser

April 2, 2020

Jack Schofield, The Guardian’s technology expert and great friend of Vivaldi has died in London. Vivaldi’s PR Varsha Chowdhury pays tribute to a great journalist.

Online communities represented by emojis interacting with each other.

Keep calm and carry on (online)

April 1, 2020

We look at how the web has saved the day and helped communities around the world carry on.

Why it’s more important than ever to upgrade your browser

March 27, 2020

In these unprecedented times of social distancing, you are connected with the world through your browser. This gives us even more reasons to make your experience with Vivaldi seamless and safe.

People recommend private apps for remote work.

12 apps for remote work that take privacy seriously

March 25, 2020

With Covid-19 on the rise, many organizations have asked their employees to work from home. Vivaldi’s privacy-conscious community suggests a few trusted apps for remote work.

Man on an armchair working remotely.

Here’s why Vivaldi is the best browser for working remotely

March 19, 2020

Here’s our best advice on working remotely along with some handy features we’ve baked into the browser. 

How we learn from the past

March 17, 2020

The world is facing something that is unreal, strange, and scary. But humans have a way to prevail in every adverse situation. Vivaldi CEO Jon von Tetzchner shares an intriguing piece of family history from his home country Iceland.

When dating goes too far

February 25, 2020

Yep, we’re talking about the leap year! With 29 February coming up, we look at leap years, leap seconds and other date rollover issues that require complex programming solutions.

Beware! Spyware disguised as browser extensions

February 20, 2020

The discovery of more malicious and fraudulent browser extensions is a reminder that you should be cautious when installing these tools in your browser.

Number five surrounded by plants and flowers

How we stand up to giants 

January 27, 2020

Five years after we launched our first technical preview, we share how we forged our way in an industry dominated by giants.  

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