Vivaldi Technologies

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Vivaldi Technologies
IndustrySoftware Development
FounderJon von Tetzchner and Tatsuki Tomita
HeadquartersMølleparken 6, ,
Key people
Jon von Tetzchner (CEO and Co-Founder) and Tatsuki Tomita (COO and Co-Founder)
ProductsVivaldi (web browser), M3 Mail Client
Number of employees
41 (2018)

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.[1] In January 2017, the company had 35 employees.[2] As of December 2018, company has 41 employees.[3]

Vivaldi Browser[edit]

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.[4][5]

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.[6]

On April 6, 2016, Vivaldi Technologies released Vivaldi 1.0, the first stable release of Vivaldi.[7]


The company hopes to integrate the email client M3 into a future version of Vivaldi.[8] However, the company does have an online email service at called Vivaldi Mail.[9]


The company is headquartered in Oslo, has the Innovation House in Reykjavík[10] and a workspace in the Innovation House in Gloucester, MA.[11] They also have developers in Helsinki, Saint Petersburg, Prague, and many other locations.[12][edit] is a community-based platform which includes social networking elements, forum, developers blog and the out Iceland based email service Vivaldi Mail.[13][14]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Vivaldi". CrunchBase. Retrieved 2016-03-25.
  2. ^ "Vivaldi is building "Opera as it should've been"". Ars Technica. Retrieved January 16, 2017.
  3. ^ "Our team | Vivaldi Browser". Vivaldi. 2018-05-02. Retrieved 2018-12-19.
  4. ^ Technologies, Vivaldi. "Our Story – Vivaldi". Vivaldi. Retrieved 2016-03-24.
  5. ^ Vivaldi Browser (2015-10-28), Vivaldi - Why Are We Making a New Browser?, retrieved 2016-03-24
  6. ^ Vivaldi Browser (2015-10-28), Vivaldi - Why Are We Making a New Browser?, retrieved 2016-03-24
  7. ^ "Vivaldi Web Browser Community - Welcome". Retrieved 2016-04-12.
  8. ^ Moore, Charles (May 29, 2015). "Hands-on with new Vivaldi browser from creators of Opera". Technology Tell. Retrieved September 6, 2015.
  9. ^ "Vivaldi Mail".
  10. ^ "Innovation House | Iceland - Products". Retrieved 2016-03-25.
  11. ^ "Opera browser creator Jon von Tetzchner on innovation in Gloucester - Boston Business Journal". Boston Business Journal. Retrieved 2016-03-24.
  12. ^ Technologies, Vivaldi. "Team – Vivaldi". Vivaldi. Retrieved 2016-03-25.
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