ⓘ Vivaldi Technologies


ⓘ Vivaldi Technologies

Vivaldi Technologies is a software development company, most known for its creation of the Vivaldi browser. It was founded in 2014 by Jon von Tetzchner and Tatsuki Tomita. In January 2017, the company had 35 employees. As of December 2018, company has 41 employees.


1. Vivaldi Browser

Vivaldi Technologies released the Vivaldi browser as a Tech Preview on January 27, 2015. The Vivaldi browser is aimed at empowering users who want to do more with their browser rather than using extensions.

On October 28, 2015, Vivaldi Browser YouTube channel posted two videos, titled "Choices" and "Why Are We Making a Browser?", the latter of which was allegedly filmed inside the Innovation House in Gloucester, Massachusetts.

On April 6, 2016, Vivaldi Technologies released Vivaldi 1.0, the first stable release of Vivaldi.


2. Email

The company hopes to integrate the email client M3 into a future version of Vivaldi. However, the company does have an online email service at mail.vivaldi.net called Vivaldi Mail.


3. Workspaces

The company is headquartered in Oslo, has the Innovation House in Reykjavik and a workspace in the Innovation House in Gloucester, MA. They also have developers in Helsinki, Saint Petersburg, Prague, and many other locations.


4. Vivaldi.net

Vivaldi.net is a community-based platform which includes social networking elements, forum, developers blog and the out Iceland based email service Vivaldi Mail.