A timely interview with the Opera CEO can at least stop a few rumours: Slashdot | Opera CEO Jon von Tetzchner Answers Your Questions. Although the questions could have been chosen a little more carefully, it's still an interesting read.

Meanwhile Opera Watch had some fun thinking up the next companies which might buy Opera; and the names they'd have for the browser. Opera Watch: Next company to acquire Opera? | Opera Browser Blog. Yahoopera? Appera? Actually I think Apple would call it iPera.