Google has removed UC Browser from its Play Store

Google has removed UC Browser from its Play Store

This is the bad news for UC Browser user that Google has removed UC Browser from its official app store (Play Store). On the other Alibaba owned UC browser, achieved the crown of 500 million downloads in previous month. However you will still able to find UC Mini browser and UC news. After searching in the Play Store we are amazed to see that there is absence of Chinese app UC browser. Which that has been downloaded by 100 millions user alone in India.

After asking to Google its has been cleared that UC Browser were sending personal data to a server in China. Although the Google has not told reason behind removal. Some of the news reports that UC browser used to send peoples personal data, location to a remote server in China.

A twitter user named Mike Ross, claims that he works for UC Browser and tweeted that he got a mail on 14 Nov 2017 in which it has been said that.

UC Browser was temporarily removed from play store for 30 days because it used “Misleading” and “Unhealthy” methods of promotion to increase installs.

By the Tuesday evening the users of UC browser has reported that the browser is unavailable in the Play Store. The founder of Android Police named Artem Russakovskii also wrote an article in which is published a part of email which he received from UC Union. As per email it is says that there is some kind of squabble between Google and UCWeb.

In the final words we have to wait for clear views from Google. Till now it is unclear if that Google will re-again allow UCWeb to published its browser in Play Store.

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