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Ultraprivate Smartphones: Protecting Privacy in the Connected Era

Phil Zimmermann, Cofounder and CEO, Silent Circle

June 10, 2014 | 111 Views

Phil Zimmermann, Cofounder and CEO, Silent Circlee on the Blackphone. David Talbot, Chief Correspondent, MIT Technology Review interviews Phil and his partner, Javier Agüera, Cofounder & CEO, Geeksphone, on bringing the BlackPhone to market.

Phil Zimmermann, Cofounder and CEO, Silent Circle

Phil Zimmermann is the creator of PGP, the most widely used email encryption software in the world, and the Zfone/ZRTP secure VoIP standard. Javier Agüera (22) is a young Spanish serial entrepreneur specialized in mobile industry.

Topics

Internet of Things

The rise of cheap sensors and mobile devices has led to an increasingly connected world

Disappearing Interface

New materials and wearable technologies have changed the way we interact with devices.

Digital Privacy

Keeping personal data secure in the face of rapid technological change