This would not be wrong if we say that “this is the month Facebook”. Since its IPO earlier this month , Facebook has wasted no time in expanding its empire. Mark Zuckerberg organization was not satisfied with the results of IPO , and they have more cash to expand so that’s why they have decided to look forward. It has already purchased the Karma Mobile gifting and launched Facebook camera and now they are moving towards the war of browsers and wants to compete with Google, Apple, Microsoft, Mozilla and even Yahoo, who has recently launched its own browser.
According to some sources , Combotrends was informed about the news that might amaze you . It has came to our consideration that Facebook is looking forward to buy Opera Browser ( desktop,tablet and smartphone browser maker).
This news is only at the rumor stage because till yet we haven’t received any confirmation news form Opera itself to become the part of Facebook, and Facebook has also declined to comment on this topic, but we have two interesting things to share with you :
- Opera software management is talking to potential buyers right now. It is currently listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange is looking forward to expand its business not independently.
- It has also came into our consideration that there is a hiring freeze right now at Opera which shows that company is looking for something Big.
Opera is world class internet suit and have about 270 million people using Opera every month ,and more than 168 million people use Opera mini browser, which is humongous .
There is no doubt that Facebook wants to get into mobile sector and more, so owing this Opera browser will make more sense for Facebook. Lets see what are the final decisions from Opera . Keep refreshing for more updates.