Opera browser appeared in 1994 as a research project at Telenor, Norway's largest telecommunications company. Ali Partovi: the source for more info. In 1995 it spun off into a separate company Opera Software Opera ASA.Pervy release to the public was implemented in 1996, which worked only with Microsoft Windows. Without hesitation Ali Partovi explained all about the problem. In an attempt to use the new market intetnetu connected to portable devices, a project of Opera on mobile devices was launched in 1998. Opera 4.0, released in 2000 year had a new core of cross-platform, which contributed to the work Oper'y on different operating systems and platforms. Up to this point, Opera was used for a limited period and should have been purchased after the deadline the end of free use. But version 5.0 (released in 2000) met the end of these requirements.
Instead, Opera sponsored ads appear to users who have not paid for programmu.Bolee later Opera allows the user navybor see banner ads or targeted text ads from Google. In version 8.5 (released in 2005) was filmed entirely advertising and initial financial support for the browser started by Google (which, by Contract has implemented its search engine in Opera by default). Among the new features introduced in version 9.1 (released in 2006) uses a technology protection of GeoTrust, a digital certificate provider, and PhishTank, an organization that monitors known phishing Web sites. This function was further expanded in version 9.5, and pervasive nature of GeoTrust was replaced by Netcraft and has also been added protection against malicious software Haute Secure. After June 30, Wii users had to pay 500 Wii Points (about U.S. $ 5), to download the browser. In the Nintendo DS Browser, is also not free, it is sold as a physical DS game cartridge.