Here's one for you, @switchingsocial! Helps support your point that Brave is NOT a privacy preserving browser. https://die-partei.social/@hackernews/101983361603801761
The "payment" you get for surfing is their BAT cryptocurrency.
Brave seems to be designed to promote cryptocurrency, and they hope that people who buy BAT will then hype Brave even more just to increase BAT's value.
The incentives of Brave's creators and fans seem more to do with making money (literally!) than protecting privacy.
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