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Encryption All The Way

Since the time Edward Snowden leaked classified information, the focus has been on how governments across the world use surveillance to keep tap on digital activities. Lately, I have been reading about it, and have come to the conclusion that there is no way around it, but precautions can be taken if one is worried about his/her digital privacy. Encryption in software/hardware largely boils down to the developers, if they wish, they can strongly encrypt the communication/data. For example, WhatsApp has partnered with Open Whisper Systems to provide end-to-end encryption. There is a very good reason to trust this partnership as TextSecure, the technology which […]