Open Whisper Systems is an open-source platform focused on advancing state-of-the-art for secure communication. It offers TextSecure, an easy-to-use encrypted text messaging application that enables secure local storage and transmission of SMS and MMS to other TextSecure users; and RedPhone, an easy-to-use encrypted VoIP application for smartphones.
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|Jan 19, 2016||Android Police - CyanogenMod Is Shutting Down Its WhisperPush Secure Messaging Service Starting February 1st|
|Mar 5, 2015||ZD Net - How tech companies use warrant canaries to secretly communicate with you|
|Mar 2, 2015||Wired News - There’s Now a Free iPhone App That Encrypts Calls and Texts|
|Jan 21, 2015||The Verge - WhatsApp launches a web client for Chrome and Android|
|Nov 28, 2014||Tech Cocktail - Twitter Acquires Whisper Systems, an Android Security Firm|
|Nov 19, 2014||Tech2 - WhatsApp update for Android includes end-to-end encryption to protect messages - Tech2|
|Nov 18, 2014||Mashable - WhatsApp messages now have Snowden-approved encryption on Android|
|Nov 18, 2014||ZD Net - WhatsApp taps Open Whisper for end-to-end encryption|
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