SearchOpenSource: Opera: Another Contender in the Browser Wars
Dec 09, 2005, 11:30 (5 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Michael Cobb)
[ Thanks to Jane Walker for this link.
"Opera Software has removed the adware banners and licensing fee
from version 8.5 of its browser. This makes Opera a viable
competitor to Firefox and Internet Explorer (IE), and provides
organizations one more option in the search for a secure Web
"The numerous features in both Opera and Firefox browsers
highlight how Internet Explorer has aged in recent years, and with
IE's reputation for being vulnerable to attack, many organizations
are looking at the alternatives. When compared to IE, Opera and
Firefox have a reduced attack surface..."