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Purism is one step closer to launching its privacy-focused phones

After making the news with its secure Linux-based laptops that have been selling relatively well over the past year, Purism has now reached its $1.5 million funding goal for developing its Librem 5 smartphone. The device promises total protection of your privacy, thanks to custom hardware, support for Linux-based software platforms (including PureOS), and features like end-to-end encrypted communications as well as hardware killswitches for the camera, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and baseband. While it’s great to see a brand focusing on a product that’s all about security and privacy, its appeal...

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Published By: Thenextweb.com - Tuesday, 10 October