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Opera to launch WebKit browser for Android and iOS in February

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#1 USG Ishimura

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Posted 19 January 2013 - 03:36 PM

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Opera is now on the right track with a new WebKit based browser, coming in February for Android and iOS devices. The browser will be called Opera Ice that will ditch all buttons and instead use gestures to control key elements like forwards and backwards.

Tabs will be replaced with icons on a homepage, while new pages are accessed via search or typing in a URL. If users want to bookmark a page they can tap a part of the screen and then place an icon for that page on the opening screen.



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#2 ThunderROM

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Posted 20 January 2013 - 10:57 AM

Gestures and Webkit? Just install Dolphin browser! ;)



#3 pcHuntqwerty

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Posted 21 January 2013 - 01:22 PM

Great! Opera's Presto engine was nice but nothing can beat WebKit! :D

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