File I/O in widgets and the browser

About File I/O in widgets and in the browser. An specification input proposal, and news on upcoming builds with File I/O enabled.

Opera 9.20 beta 1

Opera 9.20 beta 1 is out the door. Go get it (or come here for a quick tip about one of the new features, speed dial)

Mobile Opera Bits

Opera Mini 3.0 is out. Get it while it’s hot. Also: A demo video of ‘The Ajax Phone’, running Opera.

Event Streaming in Web Browsers

One cool feature we added to Opera 9 is Server-Sent Events from the WHATWG Web Applications 1.0 specification. Using SSE you can push DOM events continously from your web server to the visitor’s browser. This creates a lot of exciting opportunities for web application authors.

Opera 9

Opera 9 is out. Go get it: Widgets, BitTorrent, improved standards support