MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA (May 28, 2013) - Seecrypt Group Inc., a software development company specializing in secure Internet technologies, and AnchorFree, the global leader in consumer security, privacy and Internet freedom, today announced a partnership to bring military-grade privacy to smartphone users.
Through the partnership, AnchorFree customers will receive Seecrypt Mobile at no charge for six months. Seecrypt is a software-only communications app and service, which allows registered users to make and receive unlimited, secure voice calls and text messages between Seecrypt Mobile-enabled devices anywhere in the world.
Recently named by Forbes as America’s sixth most promising company, AnchorFree operates Hotspot Shield, the world’s most popular consumer virtual private network (VPN). A free app that enables secure browsing, online privacy protection and mobile data compression, Hotspot Shield has been downloaded by more than 120 million users worldwide.
Currently available for iPhones and Android smartphones, Seecrypt Mobile enables highly secure and private mobile communication. Seecrypt is a compelling privacy service that is simple to use, easy to share, and looks and feels like your favorite apps. But more importantly, the app protects your private conversations over any public network.
“We believe AnchorFree’s immense global customer base will benefit greatly from Seecrypt’s secure international calling and messaging capabilities,” said Mornay Walters, CEO of Seecrypt.
David Gorodyansky, AnchorFree’s founder and CEO, added, “AnchorFree believes in enabling users with the ability to communicate, share, and chat privately and securely. We are excited about bringing Seecrypt to the Hotspot Shield platform to provide secure and private communication to our users. As we scale our platform, we intend to provide users with more apps that will put them in control of their personal information online.”
Using double layer, end-to-end, military-grade encryption techniques, Seecrypt users are given true privacy around the globe, wherever they might be. Each and every new call or message is encrypted on the device with a unique key. This affords peace of mind and maximum protection when communicating with another trusted Seecrypt user.
The Seecrypt Mobile app is available as a free download on Google Play and the Apple App Store.
AnchorFree believes in placing consumers in control of their personal information online. The company’s mission is to enable secure access to the world’s information for an addressable market of five billion people who access the Web through computers or mobile devices. AnchorFree does this through Hotspot Shield, the world’s most popular app for safe browsing. Hotspot Shield secures all Internet communications, protects the user’s identity online, and provides universal access to all Internet content. Hotspot Shield is available for PC, Mac, Apple iOS, and Android platforms at www.AnchorFree.com andwww.HotspotShield.com. AnchorFree is a privately held, venture-backed company based in Mountain View, California.
Seecrypt Group Inc. is a privately owned and funded software development company with its development and network operations located in Pretoria, South Africa. Regional presence includes the United States, Europe and Middle East. All first-time users receive a three-month, no-obligation ‘free-to-use’ account. By participating in the referral program, users will earn an extra free month for each new subscriber referred, up to a maximum of one year free. Thereafter, unlimited service costs $3 a month. For more information visit www.Seecrypt.com.
Kristen Hay & Nick Shephard
Seecrypt Group Inc.
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