It was due from a long time, hundreds and hundreds of request from users, a lot of allegations, Google finally removed UC Browser from Playstore.
When this browser was launched, it was one of the fastest browser around Android and Other platforms(Window’s). As it’s popularity gained attention, it become fully bloated browser with so many un necessary features.
- Alibaba owned UC browser was one of the most used browser in India and 2rd most used browser with more than 500 Millions of download. It was indeed one of the biggest decision from Google.
Internet giant Alibaba’s UC Browser was found to be sending sensitive data to China.
According to Statcounter, UC browser had 37.33% market share with Google Chrome leading the market with 42%.
It’s just a matter of time until Google removes UC Mini Browser from playstore.
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