People are concerned about privacy now more than ever.
Luckily, there are apps out there for helping to shrink your digital footprint.
From messaging apps with military-grade encryption and included kill switches to apps that will encrypt your phone calls, these are the best apps for flying below the radar.
Just don't forget your trench coat.
Hemlis is a secure-messaging app from one of the Pirate Bay cofounders.
Hemlis, which translates to "secret" in Swedish, is an upcoming messaging app whose founders promise to "close down the service before letting anyone in." Messages are only stored on servers until they are delivered, and if that takes too long, they trash the message and ask you to re-send.
Passible keeps your passwords safe using an advanced encryption standard.
Instead of letting your web browser remember your passwords, why not keep them secure? Passible (iOS) is a beautiful password management app that uses the same encryption methods used by banks and the military — AES-256.
Wiper gives you a kill switch for erasing conversations from your phone and whoever you were texting.
Wiper (iOS, Android) is a typical messaging app with a unique feature: the "Wipe" button. Wiping a conversation erases it entirely from both sides of the conversation, so don't count on conversations lasting long!