Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 1st Sep 2009 15:31 UTC, submitted by KLU9
Opera Software After a long gestation period, Opera has released version 10 of their browser, which comes packed with a whole lot of improvements and new features. It's got a completely new interface, a turbo mode for those days of bandwith drought, automatic updates (finally!), and lots more.
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RE[2]: What's wrong with the UI?
by jarlea on Thu 3rd Sep 2009 09:35 UTC in reply to "RE: What's wrong with the UI?"
jarlea
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2006-05-09

I think he was asking for specific examples of functionality which makes Opera hard to use. For example, if someone asks me "why is it difficult for you to drive a car in England?", I would answer something like "because I am used to driving on the opposite side of the road" or "I am used to shifting gears with my right hand, in England I have to shift gears with my left hand". I wouldn't simply say that it's difficult because it's difficult.

So please provide some specific examples of features which makes Opera harder to use than, say, Firefox or Safari.

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Axord Member since:
2005-06-30

Ah? I was assuming that "hard to use" here was another way of expressing the concept of of UI bloat.

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