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"Friends don’t let friends get spied on.' – Richard Stallman, President of the Free Software Foundation and longtime advocate of privacy in technology.

Encrypted Chat App Signal also Does Encrypted Video Calls

signalinline-289x385The encryption app Signal has become the go-to private communications channel for activists, journalists, politicians, and more. However, until now, it lacked video calling. On Tuesday, Signal’s creators at the non-profit Open Whisper Systems announced a beta version of the update that, in addition to video calling, adds the ability to answer calls from a locked screen, and what they promise will be better call quality.

You can read more at https://whispersystems.org/blog/signal-video-calls-beta.

Categories: Encryption, Online Privacy & Security

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