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