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{{Project antifeature
|Short description=An app for private communication.
|Full description=Signal is an app for simple private communication with friends. It supports end-to-end encrypted instant messaging, voice calling and video calling.
Signal uses your device's data connection (WiFi/3G/4G) to communicate securely, optionally supports plain SMS/MMS to function as a unified messenger, and can also encrypt the stored messages on your device.
A desktop app that can be used on Debian-based GNU/Linux distributions has been released. It requires that the user has first registered on Android or iOS. The official Signal Android APK is available at https://signal.org/android/apk/.
|Homepage URL=https://signal.org
|VCS checkout command=git clone https://github.com/whispersystems/signal-desktop
|Computer languages=JavaScript, Java, Objective-C
|Documentation note=GitHub page at https://github.com/whispersystems/ with more documentation at https://signal.org/docs/.
|Related projects=Wire, Ricochet, Tox, Telegram, Ring
|Version identifier=1.0.35
|Version date=2017/11/2
|Version status=
|Version download=https://github.com/WhisperSystems/Signal-Desktop/archive/v1.0.35.tar.gz
|Submitted date=2016/10/28
|Is GNU=No
{{Project license
|title=[[Free_Software_Directory:Antifeatures#Evaluation|Antifeature: Evaluation]]
|License copyright=Copyright 2011 Whisper Systems
|icon=<span style="font-size: 250%;">&#9888;</span>
Copyright 2013-2017 Open Whisper Systems
|message=This software might have non-free dependencies ([https://www.fsf.org/campaigns/priority-projects/voicevideochat], [https://github.com/signalapp/Signal-Android/commit/02b0800b22e2faaa1f659d34ac3bb2f44eda3631]) and is <b>candidate for deletion</b>. --[[User:LorenzoAncora|LorenzoAncora]] ([[User talk:LorenzoAncora|talk]]) 13:31, 14 February 2020 (EST)
Licensed under the GPLv3: http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-3.0.html
|License verified by=Tim Howes <timhowes@members.fsf.org>
|License verified date=2016/10/28
|License note=https://github.com/WhisperSystems/Signal-Android/blob/master/LICENSE
|Resource audience=Developer
|Resource kind=Developer
|Resource URL=https://signal.org/docs/
|Resource audience=Bug tracking, User, Developer
|Resource kind=VCS Repository Webview
|Resource URL=https://github.com/whispersystems/
|Resource audience=User, Developer, Help, Support
|Resource kind=Forum
|Resource URL=https://whispersystems.discoursehosting.net/
|Resource audience=Developer
|Resource kind=Mailing List Info/Archive
|Resource URL=https://lists.riseup.net/www/arc/whispersystems
|Resource audience=User, Help, Support
|Resource kind=Support
|Resource URL=https://support.signal.org/
|Resource audience=Blog, User, Developer
|Resource kind=General
|Resource URL=https://signal.org/blog/
{{Software category
|Internet-application=mobile-phone, privacy, security
|Programming-language=java, javascript
|Runs-on=Windows, OS X, Android, GNU/Linux, iOS
|Use=live-communications, security
|Works-with=audio, graphics, images, text, video

Latest revision as of 15:26, 14 February 2020

Antifeature: Evaluation
This software might have non-free dependencies ([1], [2]) and is candidate for deletion. --LorenzoAncora (talk) 13:31, 14 February 2020 (EST)

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