@Argus why aren't there any federate IM Protocolls like XMPP or Matrix?
@jr Great question! How do they stack up in terms of the qualities listed (e2e, annonymous signup, etc)
@Argus just can say it for XMPP: E2E with OMEMO is default with conversations on android but many other clients don't do it by default, self destructing messages is a horrible feature because noone guarants that it get deleted... that just works with centralized bullshit and even then not real, anonymous is it because you have something looking like an email address as identifier, open source are the most clients and also the protocoll is well public documented (1/2)
@Argus it has not a classical phonebook because there aren't normally authentication via Telephone number, but the roster (the storage of you contacts at the server) isn't encrypted on the server, so there are some metadatas... but real no metadata ypu just get with p2p
There is Threema missing in that list.
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