A special edition of The Fonecast containing our recent interview with Richard Kinder, Vice President of Technology and New Business at Red Bend Software.
Australian web-based email provider FastMail.FM has been acquired by browser company Opera Software. Opera says this acquisition will enable it to expand its current messaging product portfolio and will let it offer a consistent email experience across all products. The Opera desktop browser already includes its own email client.
More than 50 million people currently use the Opera desktop browser; the Opera Mini mobile web browser has more than 55 million users.