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Opera unveils Unite, adds server functionality to browser

By Jos
Jun 16, 2009
  1. The folks over at Opera have taken the wraps off a new experimental project called Opera Unite, which turns any computer into both a client and a server, allowing users to share content with others over the Internet. Components of the browser-based service include file sharing, photo sharing, a notes exchange system, a shared media player, a chat lounge and the ability to run websites hosted on the user\'s PC.

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  2. skitzo_zac

    skitzo_zac TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 418

    I have downloaded the Opera 10 Unite build, haven't found the time to mess around with the Unite stuff yet though.
     
  3. Jibberish18

    Jibberish18 TS Guru Posts: 529   +36

    Sort of sad, but no matter how innovative Opera is, it'll probably never gain much traction in the web browser world. Firefox and it's add-ons seem to rule all.
     
  4. jtickner1

    jtickner1 TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 650

    No not really sad. Opera rules mobile browsing and they must be doing something right if they have a dedicated user-base and companies like Nintendo are paying for their browser.
     
  5. mattfrompa

    mattfrompa TS Guru Posts: 493   +23

    This is what Opera should be doing to gain popularity INSTEAD of complaining about IE in Windows...
     
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