UC Browser is a web browser developed by the Chinese mobile Internet company UCWeb, which is in turn owned by the Alibaba Group. As of December 2018, it is the fourth most popular mobile browser in the world by market share, after Google Chrome, Safari, and Firefox.
The browser use features such as cloud acceleration and data compression technology. UC Browser’s servers act as a proxy which compresses and renders the data of web pages before sending it to users. This process helps to load web content faster. Continue reading