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wickr

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Hide photos on Facebook with Wickr's cat decoys

Wickr disguises photos shared on Facebook, Twitter adds video and private group messaging, and police speak out against the Waze app's cop-tracking.

By January 27, 2015

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Hide photos on Facebook with Wickr's cat decoys

Wickr disguises photos shared on Facebook, Twitter adds video and private group messaging, and police speak out against the Waze app's cop-tracking.

By January 27, 2015

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Wickr uses purr-fect cat GIFs to teach us about online security

Staying safe online is getting more difficult. Wickr's guide to online security teaches us how to be safe, using something we can all understand: cat GIFs.

By February 10, 2015

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Correction: Wickr 2.0 encryption

This story incorrectly stated the encryption protocol Wickr uses for the security key exchange. It uses ECDH-512.

By December 20, 2013

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Wickr 2.0 makes self-destructing SMS more fun

Like a Snapchat-for-adults, Wickr 2.0 throws some fun usability features and a new interface over its unusually high encryption and deletion standards.

By December 20, 2013

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Wickr 2.0 lightens up, but keeps security tight (images)

Wickr 2.0's new interface is easier on the eyes but still fronts that same high level of encryption and security that the app is known for. Take a tour of what's new in this gallery.

5 Images By December 20, 2013

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Crave Ep. 192: Step into the smart shower of the future

The Shower of the Future recycles water, saving a precious element, and saving you precious money on your water bill.

By February 12, 2015

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Secure SMS app Wickr finally hits Android

Wickr's flavor of secure text messaging, protected in part by the encryption technique called Perfect Forward Secrecy, lands on Android in a new beta.

By September 16, 2013

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Apple Pay launch and Google's virtual doctor visits

A leaked Walgreen's memo says Apple Pay will launch this week, Google tests doctor video chats for those searching about illness, and Snapchat's photo leak is a security wake-up call.

By October 13, 2014

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Sketchy Snapchat backup services leave users exposed

Despite Snapchat's self-proclaimed efforts to shutter third-party services, a new hack of the service -- popular with teens -- exposes an enormous library of user photos and videos.

By October 10, 2014