Business Insider reports. that Edward Snowden's fund has released an entertaining Heaven app that turns a smartphone into a home security system.
How it works
Snowden y many readers is associated with with foil caps, but The application looks really amusing. It captures all movements, sounds, or touching gadget and here fixes everything with using the camera, microphone and accelerometer. Snowden compares this with talking dog that you could would leave in hotel room, and later ask who why did he come.
Representatives of special services go to Snowden is more likely than pizza delivery and stray pastors so he Heaven application as a means of protection against government espionage. For example, for journalists. But none prevents, for example, putting a smartphone on a can of yogurt in office refrigerator and, finally, catch on a hot designer who quietly eats your food. Oh yes, in If the phone is stolen, Haven sets its exact location, which is also very convenient.
Can I trust him?
Another question is that in seek protection from Snowdon proposes to turn a smartphone into a round-the-clock surveillance device. Only follow will be on conditional NSA, and Snowden's office. On In this place, the creators of the application assure that all the data received by the program is encrypted, their transmission takes place only on protected channel via Tor. E. Access to Only the owner of the smartphone has it.
You can download the Heaven beta from Google Play . There are no versions for iOS yet, and probably not will be.
Who is Snowden?
Edward Snowden Is a former employee of the US National Security Agency, who merged a bunch of information about illegal surveillance of parties of special services and wisely escaped to Russia, where he received political asylum. AT general, the character is extremely interesting, not in vain Joseph-Gordon Levitt took about it's a whole movie.
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