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Startup Looksery aims to beautify your selfie videos

The company, still in stealth mode, is working on a smartphone app to make you look better or to add entertaining effects in real time, CNET has learned.

By May 23, 2014


Opera launches beta of Max, an Android data-saving app

Many people now can try the Norwegian browser maker's Android software for cutting data usage by compressing video, photos, and text.

By February 23, 2014


Opera's app store clears 100 million monthly users

After the 2011 acquisition of app-store specialist Handster, the Norwegian browser maker has enough visitors to rank its Opera Mobile Store as the fifth-largest app store, the company says.

By January 28, 2014


Opera acquires Handster to tap into app stores

Handster's services include white-label app stores and developer tools. Opera's acquisition shows a business plan broadening beyond browsers.

By September 19, 2011


Browser maker Opera acquires two mobile ad networks

Buying Mobile Theory and 4th Screen Advertising gives the browser maker ways to deliver ads to mobile devices. Opera also reported stronger quarterly revenue and profits.

By February 16, 2012


Hybrid browser to lead Opera's Android charge (exclusive)

CEO Lars Boilesen sees Android as an opportunity for growth, not a threat. To help attract users and partners, Opera will build data-saving Opera Mini technology into Opera Mobile.

By October 17, 2011


This Day in Tech: Google Wallet launches

Too busy to keep up with today's tech news? Here are some of the more interesting stories from CNET and elsewhere for Monday, September 19.

By September 19, 2011