With the release of Google’s new chat app Allo, Edward Snowden has warned people against using the app as it now allows the company to read all of the chats sent with it. Allo was showed off earlier this summer and now it has been officially released and is available for download. Google previously touted that chats sent using the app would be encrypted by default allowing users to rest easy knowing their conversations were strictly between them. However, due to the inclusion of a new robot called Google Assistant, the company had to remove end to end encryption from Allo.
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