Christen Krogh is responsible for all software development at Opera. Krogh received his bachelor’s degree in computer science from Glasgow University and his Ph.D from the University of Oslo. On market share: “We have between 10 and 15 million users of the desktop browser, more than 10 million cumulative Opera Mini users, come pre-installed on more than 40 million mobile phones and are available to anyone using Nintendo Wii or Nintendo DS.”
Interview: Opera Software’s VP of Engineering
Submitted by anonymous 2007-08-13 Opera 6 Comments
…behind my everyday browser. I seem to have become an Opera user on Windows, Linux and BSD – I have just come to prefer it. Firefox’ habit of filling up my memory just got too much on a machine with only adequate memory, so that by the time I got round to work in the morning (chucking large graphics files around) my machine was as fast as swimming through glue.
Nice to see someone with a realistic view of security — his definitions were concise yet encompassing. If the rest of that company’s the same way, it sounds like you’d have a difficult but optimistic work environment to live in.
(Still not going to switch to it, for unrelated reasons, though…)