When I wrote a guest column for Pacific Business News earlier this year, I wanted to describe what I felt was the best solution for solving email’s biggest problem in 2015: the transmission of unencrypted email across the Internet.
Having been involved in the industry since 1999, I’m well aware of existing solutions for encrypted email. They all have one big drawback: too much friction.
Too many extra steps to take, too many keys to install, too many portals to visit, apps to download, configurations to alter. In other words, they’re too much hassle for everyday use. [Read more…]