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Opera Acquires AdColony, Stakes Claim as World’s Leading Mobile Video Ad Platform

Written on
June 24th 2014
Author
Press Release

SAN MATEO, Calif., June 24, 2014 (ADOTAS) — Opera today announced that it has acquired AdColony, a leading mobile video advertising platform, to deliver best-in-class mobile video advertising to publishers and advertisers with a combined reach of more than 700 million global consumers. “Opera is growing rapidly and we are constantly ... more...

Washington Post Makes News in Opera TV Store with The PostTV

Written on
May 20th 2014
Author
Press Release

WASHINGTON and OSLO, May 20, 2014 (ADOTAS) — The Washington Post is expanding its online video reach by launching “PostTV” on Opera Software’s app platform for Smart TV. PostTV, the online home for Washington Post video, is making a new home in the Opera TV Store thanks to Opera TV Snap, ... more...

Opera Breaks Records with Q3 Earnings

Written on
October 25th 2013
Author
Adotas

ADOTAS – Opera Software announced its Q3 earnings today with record revenue, profit and cash flow. Opera also raised its revenue, profit guidance for FY2013. A spokesperson said the revenue and profit growth in the company was mostly driven by the growth of the two US-based subsidiaries of Opera: Opera Mediaworks, ... more...

AFAIK: ChoiceStream, ePrize, PlusMedia, Winterbridge, TIMWE, Opera

Written on
May 6th 2013
Author
Mike Daly

ADOTAS — Here are the highlights from our Monday Morning Mail Call: ChoiceStream has appointed of Eric Bosco (pictured) as CEO. The appointment of Bosco, a seasoned Internet engineer and executive, signals a renewed company focus on advertising innovation to drive better user experience, targeting optimization and revenue. Bosco was previously the Chief Operating ... more...

Acquisitions: Opera/Skyfire, Alphabird/VOLT Media, AK/Quantivo

Written on
February 15th 2013
Author
Press Release

Opera Software has acquired Silicon Valley-based Skyfire Labs, a leader in mobile video optimization and cloud solutions for mobility. Skyfire, headquartered in Mountain View, California, is known for its Rocket Optimizer™ software. This allows mobile operators to leverage cloud computing to optimize virtually any video and other multimedia on crowded ... more...

AFAIK: Ticketmaster, Solve Media, Ensighten, Opera, Neomobile, Brainshark, RevTrax, Open Table, The Weather Company

Written on
February 1st 2013
Author
Mike Daly

Here’s what The Log Lady – a pioneer in wireless communication — told me this week: Ticketmaster has replaced Google’s reCaptcha with  a solution from New York-based startup Solve Media. Given Ticketmaster’s high volume of e-commerce, it’s focused on eliminating loopholes and scourges through technology. SolveMedia, led by CEO Ari Jacoby,  is ... more...

Quick Hits: Underground Elephant Upgrades Platform and More

Written on
September 19th 2011
Author
Gavin Dunaway

ADOTAS – Performance marketer Underground Elephant has released version 2.0 of its NeoKeo campaign management platform, which leverages multi-channel campaign analytics to seek out qualified leads in the education, finance, and insurance verticals. Buddy Media has introduced ConversionBuddy, its social commerce and analytics offering. Powered by technology from the recently acquired Spinback, the solution ... more...

Answers Served: Opera Dishes on Mobile Ad Exchange

Written on
September 6th 2011
Author
Gavin Dunaway

ADOTAS – Norwegian software developer Opera may be best to the Internet public as the makers of a suite of desktop and mobile browsers, but the company’s offerings for advertisers and publishers run much deeper, especially on the mobile front. Last January, Opera acquired mobile advertising company AdMarvel, which powers its ... more...

Microsoft Gets Accused Of Abuse

Written on
December 14th 2007
Author
Sarah Novotny

Oslo-based Opera Software ASA, a web-browser maker has accused Microsoft of abusing its dominant position in online browsers. This is the first major new antitrust complaint against the company since the EU case in September. The complaint detailed that Microsoft hurts other makers of browsers because its protocols used in Internet ... more...