The Weekly BAT + Podcast ep. 19 (Dec. 6, 2019) — Brave Passes 10 Million Monthly Active Users, 3Xs DAU + 12Xs verified publishers in 2019, Giving Tuesday/Brave For Good initiative, Electronic Frontier Foundation now a verified Brave publisher!

Announcement: Brave Passes 10 Million Monthly Active Users, daily active users have tripled in the last 12 months + Verified creators have grown 12x over 2019! 

Brave 1.0 was released on November 13th and received very positive press reviews, and also saw a surge in user adoption. Brave went from 8.7 million monthly active users in October to 10.4 million MAU at the end of November, a 19% increase across all platforms. This represents a doubling of Brave’s MAU in one year. Daily active users tripled in the last 12 months, to 3.3 million. The Brave browser combines privacy with a blockchain-based digital advertising platform, and offers 3-6x faster browsing than other browsers.

Read the full blog post here:

Giving Tuesday, Brave For Good initiative was a success! Stay tuned for an upcoming post with stats and details from the event

Thank you to everyone from the Community that participated in Giving Tuesday! Many thanks to Joel Harper from FreedomThree for his work bringing great environmental causes into the effort, and to our partners at The Giving Block for including Brave as a presenting sponsor for #BitcoinTuesday! We hope for this to be the first of many Giving Tuesday takeovers to come. 

Check out the Giving Tuesday landing page here:

Electronic Frontier Foundation (@EFF on Twitter) is now a verified Brave publisher and set up to receive BAT tips!

The Electronic Frontier Foundation is the leading nonprofit organization defending civil liberties in the digital world. Founded in 1990, EFF champions user privacy, free expression, and innovation through impact litigation, policy analysis, grassroots activism, and technology development. We work to ensure that rights and freedoms are enhanced and protected as our use of technology grows.

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