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Darkmail: Most Impenetrable Email Ever?

Lavabit founder Ladar Levison is building it

(Newser) - Edward Snowden's email provider, Lavabit, chose to shut down rather than let the feds spy on its customers, but founder Ladar Levison isn't exactly closing up shop. With an assist from encryption company Silent Circle, he's developing Darkmail, a new kind of email system that eliminates what... More »

Snowden's Email Service Quickly Shuts Down

Lavabit apparently refused to work with US government

(Newser) - An email service apparently used by Edward Snowden has opted to shut down after an unpleasant encounter with the US government, the Guardian reports. Called Lavabit, the service seems to have refused a court order to let the feds spy on its customers. "I have been forced to make... More »

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