Opera has released its State of Mobile Web 2019, giving a detailed insight into the African digital landscape...
11 Jun 2019
Opera's State of the mobile web report Q1 2018 reveals one-third of the surveyed internet users believe a mobile browser offers them more privacy features than a standalone social media app...
12 Apr 2018
OSLO, NORWAY: There is no doubt that social media is king of the mobile phone. Fresh results from the Opera State of the Mobile Web report reveal that the social component is dominant in the surfing habits of the top 20 mobile-surfing countries.
26 May 2011
OSLO, NORWAY / LAGOS, NIGERIA, JOHANNESBURG, SA: Nigeria has unseated South Africa as the country in Africa with the highest number of users on the Opera Mini mobile browser, according to the latest State of the Mobile Web report issued 19 April 2011 by Opera Software.
20 Apr 2011
According to Opera's latest State of the Mobile Web Report, there was a clear increase in the number of visits to Amazon.com towards the end of the year, compared to earlier in 2010. The countries showing the clearest trend among the Opera Mini users were the US and Germany. Shoppers in these countries doubled their number of page views to Amazon.com towards the end of the year, as compared to the start of 2010.
24 Jan 2011
OSLO: According to the Opera State of the Mobile Web report released on Wednesday, 24 November 2010, most 18-27 year-old Opera Mini users use their mobile phones to browse the web more often than they use a desktop or laptop computer for the same purpose.
29 Nov 2010
OSLO, NORWAY: Opera's recently released Mobile Web Report World Cup Edition explores mobile web trends in Africa, announces the first Mobile Web World Cup champion, and explores the top sports sites on the mobile web. Mobile web use is exploding in Africa, according to Opera's State of the Mobile Web Report, published on Wednesday, 28 July 2010.
29 Jul 2010
OSLO, NORWAY: According to Opera's State of the Mobile Web Report, Opera Mini generates almost US$1.25 billion per year for mobile operators in the top 10 countries for Opera Mini usage alone. Nigeria is continuing up the top 10 list of countries for Opera Mini usage overtaking the US in February 2010. The US generates more than US$146 per user per year, according to the report.
9 Apr 2010
18 Mar 2010
OSLO, NORWAY: Opera's State of the Mobile Web report for July 2009 examines the link between downloads and usage in determining some of the places Opera Mini users might vacation during the summer. The report, published monthly, provides information on global trends affecting the mobile web.
26 Aug 2009
Web browser Opera today, Wednesday, 27 May 2009, released its latest State of the Mobile Web report, which provides information on the top global trends affecting the mobile web. In addition to the top global trends and country snapshots, the report highlights trends in Africa and aggregate operator data for the top 10 countries.
27 May 2009
Mobile web usage in Egypt has continued on a surprising rise since its debut last month in the top countries for Opera Mini usage. The country displaces the UK and Poland in Opera's State of the Mobile Web report for the mobile web.
25 Nov 2008
OSLO, NORWAY - Marking the company's first operator-branded delivery to Africa, Opera Software announces its new agreement with Namibia's Cell One.
19 Nov 2008
Use of the mobile web has surged exponentially in Africa, according to the latest State of the Mobile Web report from Opera Software, developers of cross-platform web browsers Opera and Opera Mini. As of September 2008, Egypt has preempted Germany as the world's 10th largest user of the Opera Mini browser for mobile phones. South Africa remains firmly among the top 10 international users, currently ranked sixth.
23 Oct 2008