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Signal issues workaround for Iran's ban of messaging app

by Joe Warminsky • 3 weeks ago

The Android version of the chat app will soon have the capability to bypass the Iran's block on traffic, Signal says.

Signal vows to fight blockage in Iran amid newfound popularity

by Shannon Vavra • 1 month ago

Tehran has a long history of controlling access to chat apps and social media. Signal doesn't want to take it.

Signal endures 'technical difficulties' amid new popularity

by Shannon Vavra • 1 month ago

Millions of people have downloaded the app in recent weeks.

Capitol Hill riot crackdown leaves extremists searching for more secure messaging platforms, US intel memo says

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The bulletin shows how law enforcement officials are looking to track any efforts by far-right extremists to cloak their communications following the insurrection.

Internet freedom activists are concerned a Trump appointee could threaten pro-democracy work abroad

by Jeff Stone • 8 months ago

Technologists working on security tools outside the U.S. warn that a major change to their funding could mean catastrophe.

Signal wants to protect protesters’ privacy with new face-blurring feature

by Sean Lyngaas • 9 months ago

Use of Signal has surged since George Floyd's killing.