WhatsApp vs Signal: Privacy Features

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What’s app world’s most popular used app. Almost everywhere in the world, 98-99% of the world population use what’s an app and we all know the new CEO, Mark Zuckerberg. 
This man’s WhatsApp has undoubtedly been ruling as the most popular messaging application across the world. But after hearing the recent announcement of WhatsApp the terms of service and privacy policy have made the users choose an alternative solution. 
 
 
Instagram, a Facebook-owned company started sending in-app notifications earlier this week, indicating several users’ data would be shared on Facebook. 
 
 
From the source, we get to know that the messages what users do in what’s app will now collect and process forward to other company apps. 
 
The firm mentioned its terms and conditions and its military for the users to accept its policy and follow their terms of services else your account will be deleted. They gave the deadline and set February 8th, 2021, which is very a few days from now.
 
After hearing so many rising concerns from users, data privacy there has been buzz about switching to other apps. Hacker Elliot Alderson to Elon Musk almost every expert advised WhatsApp alternatives such as Telegram and Signal. 
 
 
Here’s All About “Signal” App 
 
It’s a new heard name Signal, it is a well-known privacy-focused messaging app by Elon Musk. It is available on Android, iOS, and other operating systems. This messaging app is a cross-platform open-source, which offers end to end encryption for messages, normal calls, video calls, and media shared between users. 
 
Signal App allows users to send and receive high-fidelity messages, participate in HD de video calls as well as voice calls and stay connected with others with the help of other new features.
 
As confirmed by the users of the Signal app, they stated that it has advanced privacy-preserving technology which is always enabled so that users can easily share their moments. 
 
 
Reasons Why Many Users Are Switching To ‘Signal’
 
1. Fast message delivery: Signal has a big advantage of sending fast messages even if you have a slow connection. Messages can quickly be delivered and reliable, it is optimized to operate in the most constrained environment possible.
 
2. Existing Phone Number: If your phone is lost, the hair you can use your existing phone number and address book to securely communicate with your friends. 
 
3. Secured Conversation: This point makes the app unique and very different as the user’s conversation will be secure and it is powered by the open-source Signal Protocol. Here privacy isn’t an optional mode, so it’s very simple the way the signal works. Every time in every situation in every message and every call. 
 
4. Editing Features: Signal App has fabulous editing features, it has built-in image editing features to sketch, flip, to crop your outgoing photos bit the same as the What’s App. They have added a text tool feature so that users can add more words to the 1,000 to make your picture more worth it.
 
5. Free Signal: As man as his working app, Elon Musk Signal app is a completely independent 501c3 nonprofit.  It has no trackers and no advertisements.
Development is supported by users like us, feel free and secure to download the Signal app.

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