SimpleX Chat v5.3: Desktop App, Local File Encryption and Improved Groups

SimpleX Chat v5.3 has been released. It comes with:

A new desktop app!!A directory service and other group improvements.Encrypted local files and media with forward secrecy.Simplified incognito mode.

There are a lot of other improvements and fixes in this release:

Improved app responsiveness and stability.App memory usage is reduced by 40%.New privacy settings: show last messages & save draft.

Fixes:

Bug preventing group members connecting (it will only help the new connections).Playing videos on full screen**.Screen reader for messages**.Reduced background crashes**.

Other

“Also, we added 6 new interface languages: Arabic, Bulgarian, Finnish, Hebrew, Thai and Ukrainian – thanks to our users and Weblate.””Your donations help us raise more funds – any amount, even the price of the cup of coffee, makes a big difference for us. See this section for the ways to donate.”

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