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Vivaldi Browser Now Boasts Mastodon Integration | omg! ubuntu!

December 7, 2022

Mastodon is now baked into the latest builds of the Vivaldi web browser. Folks are flocking to this federated social networking service in droves of late, a trend Vivaldi is well aware of. Such keen supporters of decentralised social media, they even launched their own Mastodon instance “Vivaldi Social” a few weeks back.

Vivaldi 5.6 makes it easier to replace Twitter with new Mastodon integration | XDA Developers

December 7, 2022

Browser maker Vivaldi has announced that, with the availability of Vivaldi 5.6 today, it’s bringing Mastodon integration directly to the desktop version of its browser. Mastodon is one of the most popular Twitter alternatives that rose to prominence with the acquisition of the blue bird app by Elon Musk in late October.

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New Vivaldi version integrates Mastodon into the browser sidebar | Bleeping Computer

December 7, 2022

Vivaldi 5.6 was released today with a Mastodon client integrated directly into the browser’s sidebar, seamlessly incorporating the rising social media platform in the browser’s interface.

Vivaldi puts Twitter-alternative Mastodon inside its browser | PC World

December 7, 2022

Many Twitter users have struggled to decide whether to remain on Elon Musk’s platform, or go elsewhere—and where to go, if they do. Vivaldi wants to make it simple: Not only has it launched a Mastodon instance, but it has integrated support directly into the latest version 5.6 of the Vivaldi browser, too.


Vivaldi Mastodon Instance Is Live Now: Here’s What’s New | FOSSBYTES

December 7, 2022

Vivaldi is finally embracing Mastodon with its new browser version update, 5.6. The company earlier launched its Mastodon-powered social network Vivaldi social on 15 November 2022. But the latest update will integrate the Vivaldi Social Mastodon within the browser.

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Vivaldi Builds Mastodon Into Web Browser | Forbes

December 7, 2022

Vivaldi has become the first company to build support for Mastodon directly into a web browser. The browser company has thrown its weight behind the Twitter alternative.

Vivaldi browser backs Mastodon to free social networks from Big Tech | The Next Web

December 7, 2022

Vivaldi browser is backing Mastodon to release online communications from Big Tech’s stranglehold. The Oslo-based company today became the first browser to integrate Mastodon — just weeks after launching its own server on the federated social network.

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Vivaldi is adding Mastodon to its browser | TechRadar

December 7, 2022

The self-proclaimed first web browser company to have a Mastodon instance (Vivaldi Social), it has now integrated the social networking platform into the sidebar, which it hopes will cater to a growing audience of individuals who are “tired of Big Tech social networks and their lock-in algorithms”.

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Vivaldi Could Build Mastodon Into Web Browser | Forbes

November 15, 2022

Vivaldi has launched its own Mastodon instance and has hinted that it could build support for the alternative social network into its web browser.


The Best RSS Feed Readers for Streamlining the Internet | Wired.

September 26, 2022

The internet is a mess. Ignore the algorithm, and distill the web down to the things you actually care about. The Vivaldi feed reader uses the also-new Vivaldi Mail to display and manage feed items, which end up looking a bit like your email.

Vivaldi’s web browser revives the internet communications suite with messenger and RSS features | PocketNow

September 24, 2022

I’m a huge fan of the Vivaldi web browser. It’s my favorite on Windows, Linux, and Android. It’s far more customizable than most other popular web browsers, and as a power user that’s something I greatly appreciate. I can actually change the settings it make it something close to usable. The toolbars are customizable even!

Game On: How To Play Forza Horizon 5 and Other Video Games in a 2022 Polestar 2 |Motor Trend.

September 22, 2022

The Polestar 2’s infotainment system runs on Android Automotive OS, so it’s like an Android tablet. Earlier this year, a web browser called Vivaldi became available to download as an app for the Polestar 2 via the Google Play Store (it’s also the first browser for Android Automotive).