Vivaldi browser, anyone using it ?


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A well known forum user on windows 10 forum said its good, has no tracking.
I notice, when I start looking for something to buy, I get targeted with selected adds.
They monitor what you do.
 

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Never used it but I hear it's very good, worth giving it a try
 

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Tried Vivaldi a couple times. I found it to be a heavy truck of a browser!
Almost as bloated as Edge!
I stick with Chróme.
 

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A lot of people knock Chrome but I find it excellent and it's my browser of choice, I think graphically it's the best.
 

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I have Vivaldi on a computer and I have no Chrome, prefer Chromium instead. Just saw where Mozilla is dropping their Firefox Virtual [virtual reality] product.
 

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Some people with zero marketing skills came up with an idea to call a browser Vivaldi and Opera and it killed them right there. People do not want to use grandpa/grandma/posh browser, they want a new, modern, sleek, cool. They will never recover from the name.
 

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Vivaldi has been my default browser for years. I find it the best I have found. Was using old Opera and knew I'd have to switch to something eventually. Thought it was going to be Pale Moon until Vivaldi came along. Very customizable, stable, and does what I want/need

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Vivaldi has been my default browser for years. I find it the best I have found. Was using old Opera and knew I'd have to switch to something eventually. Thought it was going to be Pale Moon until Vivaldi came along. Very customizable, stable, and does what I want/need

A Guy
Those words of "does what I want/need" are the most important key to using a computer [or any other device] no matter what anyone else likes or dislikes or how much money they want to throw at it.
 

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One thing I like about Vivaldi is that it has a bookmarks sidebar, which I got used to using in Firefox. It is great to have your bookmarks ready to click on.
I use FF as my primary browser but Vivaldi is my second favourite.
 

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Some people with zero marketing skills came up with an idea to call a browser Vivaldi and Opera and it killed them right there. People do not want to use grandpa/grandma/posh browser, they want a new, modern, sleek, cool. They will never recover from the name.
Then why are they both pretty popular? Been using Opera GX since its launch, And it runs over Chrome, Firefox and definitely Edge. Opera GX is literally they're new modern sleek and cool browser xD Have a look if you don't know :)
 

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I just visited the website!
Feck, I hate those IMAX theater from hell websites!
Just list the features with a few screen shots! Geez!
Opera GX | Gaming Browser | Opera Literally has screens and all the info you need? Can't help that things are moving forward man
If everything needs to be 90's/00's themed then maybe edge or something is the way to go for ya
 

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Then why are they both pretty popular?
Opera has 3% and Vivaldi less than 1% and that is only thanks to tech people, who actually tried it.
 

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... things are moving forward man...
That's fine...,
I just find it annoying to have to scroll down, up, sideways, backwards way, upside down for eight days.... just to gather a few tid-bits of curiosity info! :p
 

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Then why are they both pretty popular? Been using Opera GX since its launch, And it runs over Chrome, Firefox and definitely Edge. Opera GX is literally they're new modern sleek and cool browser xD Have a look if you don't know :)
They're not popular at all, with pitiful marketshare and hardly any users.
 

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What were you curious about? I might be able to answer. :wink:
Jane / Team Vivaldi
Nuthin really! Just curious! :zany:
Thanks for askin though!
And, welcome to Eleven Forums! :)
 

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I just visited the website!
Feck, I hate those IMAX theater from hell websites!
Just list the features with a few screen shots! Geez!
I have to agree with you about the website. It was enough to make me NOT want to even look at Opera GX. So, I didn't.
 

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