* you can set up an account without giving a cell phone number or email address
* source code is available for independent auditing, and for re-use under a range of #OpenSource licenses
* messages are sent in a decentalized way, not dependent on centralized servers controlled by a single corporation
* uses proxy routing (and later it will use #OnionRouting similar to #TOR) to avoid leaking #metadata about who you talk to and when
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