Opera Software acquires FastMail.FM
Opera Software has announced that they have acquired the email service provider FastMail.FM.
FastMail.FM was one of the few services before Google Gmail which provided free IMAP based email service.
FastMail.FM has stated that the service would continue to work just like it has been for the last 10 years or so.
It remains to be seen what Opera plans to do with FastMail.FM.
FastMail.FM is one of the services that is automatically recognized by Opera Browser during email configuration stage.
FastMail.FM spoke about the deal with Opera:
Some exciting changes will be occurring with FastMail.FM. FastMail.FM has been acquired by Opera Software, the developers of the Opera web browser. For more information about Opera, please visit www.opera.com.
This is great news for FastMail.FM users. FastMail.FM will continue to run and grow as the reliable email service you’ve known for over 10 years. We’ll be combining forces with Opera’s technical teams, expertise and products to develop new and innovative products.