The Alibaba Group-owned UC Browser has been banned across India. The app has been accused of several security and privacy-related issues. The Epic Browser is the real alternative to UC Browser. The app developed by Bangalore-based Hidden Reflex offers similar features. It comes with a built-in virus as well. JioBrowser is another alternative which offers fast and secure surfing experience.
SHAREit is the popular file transfer application that is slowly pivoting to content providers platform. The Chinese app was diagnosed with severe security vulnerabilities that allowed attackers to download content from user evading all authentication mechanism. The Indian alternative, ShareALL is a good option. The app is completely free and offers high-speed file sharing.
The popular Chinese app for video editing, VivaVideo is known for its preset features. The app is also called Chinese spyware. It asks for way too many permissions that video editing software doesn’t require. The Indian government had flagged the ap back in 2017 as well. Photo Video Maker with Music is an Indian alternative that offers HD video editor with all basic features. It also comes with professionals tools and allows users to create professional-looking videos.
TikTok is the most popular short video sharing platform. The app has been in news for serious privacy issues in the past. The Indian alternative, Chingari offers similar features. The app is developed by Globussoft. It is picking up popularity among Indian TikTok stars.