We're *really* excited to announce the sponsorship of end-to-end encrypted group chats (OMEMO) in Siskin, the client! One step closer to an excellent XMPP experience on Apple devices :)

snikket.org/blog/sponsoring-gr

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If it solves your donor's problem, fine. I just hope your donor does not use #XMPP for business comms though, because they might be disappointed to realise that so-called forward secrecy conflicts with important business needs such as traceability and persistence.

Try reading chatroom history from a new device if someone there is using #OMEMO encryption.

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The primary use case for Snikket is not business messaging, but personal. Traceability and persistence are not goals.

There are certainly features lost and usability concerns added when end-to-end encryption with forward secrecy is used, but it is our job to minimize this impact while maximizing users' privacy.

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