Mobile Device Privacy Offered by PGP Founder

Yes, it's designed to operate beyond the reach of D.C.'s spooks


Silent Circle, the secure mobile communications app backed by Phil Zimmerman, has gone live—offering protection from all but the most determined of government departments.

Silent Circle comprises a handful of iOS/Android/PC apps facilitating secure phone calls, text messaging and video calling, with secure email promised soon, all presented through an idiot-friendly interface aimed at corporate executives and international journalists rather than local freedom fighters who might find $20 a month a bit rich.