Opera Unite Proxy Reminds Me Of Their Mobile Browser Architecture

Is Opera Unite really decentralized?

I call bullshit.

Opera Unite does indeed rely on a P2P-like network to function, but the big problem is that you must push all your traffic through Opera’s proxy service:

via Thoughts on Opera Unite | FactoryCity.

When I read this review of Opera Unite, I was reminded of their mobile browser architecture.

Unlike ordinary web browsers, Opera Mini fetches all content through a proxy server that reformats web pages into a format more suitable for small screens