Blackphone begins shipping globally
Blackphone, the first privacy-driven mobile device, has begun shipping.
For $629, global customers will receive the phone, which operates on a custom Android operating system called PrivatOS, according to the company's website. Pre-ordered phones are being shipped now. However, additional orders are no longer being accepted. Details are to come about when additional phones will be available.
Additional features include a remote wipe function, as well as secure file transfer and storage.
The phones are compatible with any GSM carrier, including T-Mobile and AT&T, among others.