20180426 Google Has Gotten A Fair Amount Of Phra

Keith I MyersKeith I Myers2018-04-26 10:47:05-0400 – Updated: 2018-04-26 10:47:05-0400Google has gotten a fair amount of phrase over the updated GMail redesign that was made available for users to begin testing yesterday. GMail has adopted a modern re-design that is simply stunning. Aside from the re-design, Google has introduced a few new…

PGP Support STILL Missing from GMail.com

Shared with: Public, Keith I Myers, Lauren Weinstein+1’d by: Josh Beach, Anders Nordin, Fedor von Bock, Vito VizziatoLauren Weinstein – 2018-04-26 10:57:55-0400Face it, PGP is dead in the water for personal email. It’s too complex and really only supportable in edge cases by serious techies. It’s not really fixable.Keith I Myers – 2018-04-26 11:00:17-0400+Lauren Weinstein – I do agree that it is a feature that most of their user-base will not use but for those of us who do, it would be great. Just needed a quick early morning rant. Lauren Weinstein – 2018-04-26 11:04:26-0400+Keith I Myers The thing to keep in mind is that Google has to deal with vast numbers of nontechie users who would likely get themselves pretty messed up trying to use PGP without understanding it. I just don’t think there’s a practical way to simplify the PGP flow to solve these problems, especially for mail exchange with external MUAs.Dor Kleiman – 2018-04-27 18:23:15-0400I’m with +Lauren Weinstein – I don’t believe PGP as a service available to the general public is a tractable possibility.

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