“What many don’t realize is that iMessage is encrypted end-to-end, which prevents even Apple from accessing user messages,” Whittaker reports. “Apple rolled out the new privacy feature in iOS 8.”
Whittaker reports, “It’s not clear when (or even if) Apple will make the move any time soon. In bringing iMessage out from Apple’s exclusivity, it could could open up the encrypted messaging app to as many as one billion Android device owners.”
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