With all the news we are hearing about the National Security Agency (NSA) in the US tracking information from smartphones without us knowing, a lot of people are worried about their privacy being compromised. A new smartphone aims to give everyone a peace of mind by being Privacy focused as much as possible–the BlackPhone.
Announced during the Mobile World Congress 2014, Silent Circle and Geeksphone officially released the specs and details on the BlackPhone. The phone is running on an Android based PrivatOS, which will be discussed later onto this article. But first, let’s talk about the specs.
A self confessed gadget enthusiast, Phillip Joanino is a Registered Nurse by profession. He graduated with BS in Nursing from Centro Escolar University in Manila, circa April 2013. He’s a certified Apple fanboy, the go-to person when it comes to the latest tech updates and knows the hippest and trendiest places and events around the Metro.
What makes Phillip an Apple fan boy? Currently, he’s got a Black iPod Nano 3rd Gen, a White iPad with Retina display, a White iPhone 4S, a Gold iPhone 5S and a 13-inch Mid 2013 MacBook Air. He’s also got a BlackBerry 9700 on the side, as well as a Intel Core i5 Samsung QX-410 notebook.