Opera Software has long innovated in the browser space and, on Monday, brought its way of thinking to the Apple iPad. Though Opera already offered its traditional Opera Browser to Apple’s tablet, it decided a complete overhaul was in order. Enter Coast, Opera’s take on what browsing on a tablet should be all about.
Opera believes that tablets deserve better than scaled-up mobile websites, or scaled-down desktop websites. Since tablets are the most recent step in computing’s ongoing evolution, the browser needs to evolve with it.