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New Opera Snapshot fixes crashes, gets speed boost

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I need to come up with a catchy name for the incremental development snapshot Opera releases – something like ‘Ohnother-Opera’. Yes. I am aware I am waffling so on to the news in hand…

A new development snapshot of Opera 10.70 (the main development series running parallel to the 10.61 bug fix branch) has been made available today.

Recommended only for users who like living on the edge, this release brings an improved Presto rendering engine – claiming to deliver speeds 50% faster than Opera 10.50 – WebM and improved HTML 5 support, geo-location features and a new search suggestions feature that boasts being able to

As always the lovely desktop team have packaged up some .debs for you to consume. As above, this is a development snapshot and isn’t recommended for casual users.