Opera Releases New Opera Mini 4.5 For Feature Phones.

Opera Software has released an upgraded version of Opera Mini 4.n, its lightweight Java ME proxy browser for older and low end feature phones that can’t run Opera Mini 7.1. The new release is Opera Mini 4.5 and it replaces Opera Mini 4.4 in the company’s lineup. Compared with its predecessor, Mini 4.5 adds: The download Manager from Opera Mini 7.1 which supports pausing and resuming downloads and downloading multiple files simultaneously. Better support for touchscreen devices including kinetic scrolling … Continue reading

Bolt 1.7 Adds Widgets, Twitter Integration, Flash Video and Download Manager Enhancements

There were a huge number of major announcements at the Mobile World Congresss (MWC) in Barcelona today.  Somewhat lost in the barrage of press releases was that Bitstream has released Bolt 1.7.  The main things that are new in this release are: The ability to post to  Twitter from within Bolt.  Posts are pre-populated with the current page’s URL and are editable so you can add your own comments to the tweet. Widgets (images below) based on the draft W3C … Continue reading

Bolt Browser News and Referral Codes

BitStream just gave me 500 referral codes for the Bolt Browser that I reviewed last Friday.  If you don’t have Bolt, go to http://boltbrowser.com click the “Download” tab and fill out the form, entering wapreview in the referral code field. I also found out a little more about Bolt. Versions and Upgrades: The initial release of Bolt was version 0.70, the latest is 0.73 – which is what you should have if you downloaded after 9 AM EST on Friday.  … Continue reading