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Apps with 'Self destructing messages' feature

  1. Signal is a messaging app with an unexpected focus on privacy, combined with all the features expected from a modern IM app. Signal has received a lot of praise from all around the world for its security and privacy-respecting technologies.
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    Telegram is a messaging app created by former VK creators with a focus on speed and security. It’s superfast, simple and free. It is like SMS, but more powerful.


  2. Secure email with absolutely no compromises, brought to you by MIT and CERN scientists.
  3. Keybase is a new and free security app for mobile phones and computers. For the geeks among us: it's open source and powered by public-key cryptography.
  4. Conversations is a privacy focused, open source XMPP Texting [Jabber] client for Android 4.0+ smart phones with wife-approved easy encryption [OTR, OMEMO, or GPG].
  5. mailbox.org offers a secure e-mail account for home and business use. The domain name, me@mailbox.org, is easy to remember and can be understood anywhere in the world. They have been operating e-mail accounts for more than 20 years and are a highly reliable service provider.
  6. Firebase gives you the tools and infrastructure to build better apps and grow successful businesses.
  7. Wickr is a free end-to-end encrypted text, video, picture and voice messenger with full sender control.
  8. Plus Messenger is an messaging app that uses Telegram 's API. Plus Messenger has all of Telegram's features plus themes. Plus Messenger is free for android devices.
  9. Send notes that will self-destruct after being read.
  10. Ufile.io is a file sharing service, upload files without limits, securely & anonymously.
  11. Yopass is a project for sharing secrets in a quick and secure manner*. The sole purpose of Yopass is to minimize the amount of passwords floating around in ticket management systems, Slack messages and emails.
  12. Yap is an ephemeral, real-time chat room with up to six participants. Your messages appear and disappear as quickly as you type them, which means unless you pay attention to what everyone says (for once), you’ll miss it.
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    ShazzleMail is the first privacy-protective and surveillance-resistant secure email service. ShazzleMail doesn’t travel the web, but delivers mail directly from your smartphone. No server copies, no open access to NSA, and no big business data mining.