WhatsApp chats backed up to Google Drive lose encryption
If you're using this feature, it's something to keep in mind.
Skype is adding an option for encrypted conversations
It's only available to Skype Insiders, for now.
Keybase brings seamless encrypted chats to anyone on the web
Send secure messages using just a social media profile.
Open Whisper Systems defends Whatsapp against 'backdoor' claims
A report by The Guardian claims encrypted chats are vulnerable, but that's not the case.
Tim Cook warns UK government against weakening encryption
"If you halt or weaken encryption, the people that you hurt are not the folks that want to do bad things. It's the good people. The other people know where to go."
BitTorrent's messaging service goes wide, adds ephemeral options
Last we heard of BitTorrent's chat client, Bleep, it was just debuting. Today the news is that the...