Opera Software on Thursday released
Opera 8, a new version of the company’s Web browser for the Macintosh. The browser has improved its support for Apple’s Human Interface Guidelines and added Full Keyboard Access functionality, according to Opera. The browser includes a also includes a new security field that indicates the level of security and the certificate-owner of a secure site, as well as support for Native Scalable Vector Graphic support (SVG 1.1 Tiny). Other features offered in Opera 8 include a “delete private data” option, a “trash can” that saves closed pages and blocked pop-ups during a session, and Opera’s Extensible Rendering Architecture (ERA) which automatically re-adjusts page content to fit the window width.