updated 08:05 am EDT, Thu June 16, 2005
Opera 8 for Mac released
Opera Software today released , an update to the web browser that offers improved performance and more. Dubbed as "the most Mac-like version ever," it offers improved support for Apple's Human Interface Guidelines and full keyboard access functionality and includes the same functionality as its Windows/Linux counterparts, which were released in April 2005. Version 8 offers innovative security solutions, such as the new security field that indicates the level of security and the certificate-owner of a secure site. It also offers support for Native Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG 1.1 Tiny), the abiiity to "delete private data" option, a "trash can" that saves closed pages and blocked pop-ups during a session, and automatic re-adjustment of page content to fit the window width. The free browser is available for Mac OS X 10.2 in 15 languages.