Announcements and press releases

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Media appearances

Briar is occasionally mentioned in the press. This list is not comprehensive, but illustrates some articles that have been published about Briar.

Date Publication Topic
2021-02-07 Thilo Buchholz An introduction to the 3 types of messengers, simply explained
2021-02-04 FossBytes 6 Best Offline Messaging Apps For 2021: Send Texts Without Internet
2021-02-01 Le Media en 442 EXCLUSIF : entretien avec le fondateur de la messagerie sécurisée Briar
2021-01-27 GNU/ Erste Erfahrungen mit dem Messenger Briar
2021-01-25 PataGonia Icinga Notifications mit Briar
2021-01-22 Forbes India WhatsAlt: The Messenger Alternatives
2021-01-19 The Changelog Roundup of Secure Messengers with Off-The-Grid Capabilities (Distributed/Mesh Messengers)
2020-11-11 Tor Project Blog Digital security tools for human rights defenders
2020-11-10 Kuketz-Blog Briar: Anonymität und Sicherheit gehen vor – Messenger Teil8
2020-09-18 Thai PBS World Protesters prepare for communication hiccups
2020-08-06 Что такое Briar?
2020-04-02 Der Messenger für die Krise
2019-12-31 Tech Republic 3 emergency communications solutions to implement now
2019-12-19 The NEWS Minute Internet shut down? Use these apps to chat offline
2019-09-24 Detektei Kubon & Team Sichere Messenger alternativen zu WhatsApp
2019-09-04 pocketnow Hong Kong protesters should be smarter about their messaging apps
2019-08-26 All-In-One Person 12 защищённых мессенджеров для безопасного общения
2019-08-09 All-In-One Person 5 лучших мессенджеров, которые работают без интернета
2019-01-29 t-online Fünf sichere WhatsApp-Alternativen im Überblick
2018-09-11 Messenger-App Briar kurz vorgestellt
2018-06-14 Protege.LA Mensajería offline
2018-05-14 Computekni Briar, app de mensajería cifrada
2018-05-13 ZO3 Tech Tor-based private Messaging App Briar is Live
2018-05-13 aitnews إصدار النسخة الأولى من تطبيق Briar للتراسل والمحادثات الآمنة
2018-05-11 בריאר - נעים להכיר
2018-05-11 P2P-Messenger Briar in Version 1.0 erschienen
2018-05-11 WWWHATSNEW Briar, aplicación de mensajerí­a descentralizada y cifrada de extremo a extremo, sale de la beta
2018-05-11 GSMARENA Tor-based messenger Briar gets its first stable version
2018-05-11 Canal Tech Briar, um mensageiro seguro e descentralizado, ganha versão estável para Android
2018-05-11 Dobreprogramy Postrach cenzorów już w stabilnej wersji: tego komunikatora nie ma jak blokować
2018-05-11 Heise online P2P-Messenger Briar in Version 1.0 erschienen
2018-05-10 Android Police Tor-based private messaging app Briar is out of beta
2018-02-18 Motherboard PT Briar quer ser o chat à prova de balas no Brasil
2018-02-08 Information Security Squad Briar – Даркнет Мессенджер ( На основе Tor)
2018-01-30 Motherboard DE Diese App will den Messenger-Markt revolutionieren
2018-01-25 Briar - революционный мессенджер
2018-01-10 Messaggistica più sicura con l’app Briar che si appoggia alla rete Tor
2017-07-25 DroidViews Briar Messaging App Uses Tor Network to Keep Your Conversations Private
2017-07-25 S-MAX Torを利用した秘匿性の高いAndroid向けメッセンジャーアプリ「Briar」のベータ版がGoogle Playストアで提供開始!BluetoothやAdhoc Wi-Fiを使ったP2Pモードも用意
2017-07-24 Korben Briar – La messagerie instantanée chiffrée, P2P et qui passe par Tor
2017-07-24 Briar to bazujący na sieci Tor komunikator mobilny
2017-07-24 Android Police Tor-based “Briar” messaging app enters public beta
2017-07-24 Redeszone La app de mensajería Briar, basada en Tor, pasa las auditorías de seguridad
2017-07-24 Heise online Testversion des Peer-to-Peer-Messengers Briar für Android veröffentlicht
2017-07-23 Technik.Community P2P Messenger Briar in erster Beta veröffentlicht
2017-07-23 Official Hacker Briar Darknet Messenger Has Been Released (Tor Project)
2017-07-22 OpenNET Доступна система обмена сообщениями Briar, способная работать в режиме P2P
2017-07-22 Wikinews Даркнет P2P анонимный криптомессенджер Briar выпустил публичную бета-версию
2017-07-21 Tweakers Tor-chatapp Briar start publieke bèta na doorlopen van audit
2017-07-21 Bleeping Computer Briar Tor-Based Messenger Passes Security Audit, Enters Beta Stage
2017-07-21 Bleeping Computer Briar Darknet Messenger Client For Android Secures Chats With Direct Peer-To-Peer Connectivity
2015-09-04 Gus Andrews Expert review: Briar, a P2P messaging app
2014-05-19 Wired Out in the Open: Take Back Your Privacy With This Open Source WhatsApp

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