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07-22-2016, 01:05 AM
Privacy seems to be a real concern on the web lately. A trend for using you data ,preferences and whatever. i do not thhink this would be allowed outside of the web.
latest is the Maxathon Browser
Poland-based Exatel uncovered the Maxthon browser regularly sends a file, via HTTP, named ueipdata.zip, to a server in Beijing, China. The ueipdata.zip contains a file called dat.txt which stores information about the following:

Operating system
Ad blocker status
Homepage URL
Browser history
Installed applications (and their version number)

full article (http://www.techrepublic.com/article/maxthon-browser-is-a-wolf-in-sheeps-clothing/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27008594607674326872956232343842)