Fun Fact: Watir was one of the most popular projects on RubyForge 10-15 years ago.
Read all about the History of the Watir Project.
The Watir Community has been very fortunate to have had the support of many wonderful people over the years. It's not just writing the code, but answering people's questions, creating documentation and organizing conferences. Thank you to everyone who has been part of the Watir Team over the years.
Code monkey for Opera support in watir-webdriver gem (Now deprecated)