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Edward Snowden's favorite messaging app is now on desktop

The ultra-secure messaging app favored by Edward Snowden and many security analysts has finally landed on desktop.  Signal, the app made by the same organization that powers the encryption in WhatsApp and other services, now has a dedicated desktop experience for its iPhone users.  SEE ALSO: How to keep your Google Allo messages secure and private Notably, Signal still doesn't have a standalone desktop experience — you'll need to link the desktop version to your mobile version — but the new app should make using the app a bit easier for many of its users.
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