From February 8, the phone number, transaction data, location and IP adress of the Whatsapp user will be used for commercial purposes. To avoid undergoing this decision, users migrate to other messaging applications. At the top of the ranking, Signal.
Signal is a secure messaging system that provides end-to-end encryption, a very effective method of ensuring the confidentiality of discussions. This application developed by the Signal Foundation and Signal Messenger LLC.
The user will not be disoriented
The users will find themselves easily in the interface, because Signal works on the same bases as WhatsApp. With Signal, you can send / receive messages, files, photos to your family, friends or groups as well as make voice and video calls. You can even make Signal your SMS service.
In establishing this platform, developers have added features to enhance privacy. For example, you can choose to have the messages disappear after a certain time.
Signal is recognized according to specialists for its very high level of privacy protection. Messages are end-to-end encrypted and your data is neither stored on servers nor linked to your identity. Edward Snowden and Elon Musk, who are known for the price they place on personal data, strongly recommend the use of this service.