Standard Notes uses stronger encryption technology than industry-leading password managers

Standard Notes is a free, open-source, and completely encrypted notes app that runs on Windows, Mac, Linux, iOS, Android and the Web. The focus of Standard Notes is simplicity and security. What has me sold on Standard Notes is the “end-to-end encryption” that features stronger encryption than the industry-leading password managers. No one, but you can read your notes. I would not be afraid to store passwords or any other confidential or personal information in Standard Notes.

Standard Notes uses stronger encryption technology than industry-leading password managers. In most cases, leading password managers use PBKDF2 for key derivation and AES-256 for encryption. Standard Notes uses post-PBKDF2 Argon2 for key derivation and post-AES XChaCha20-Poly1305 for encryption. This means that Standard Notes makes for an excellent place to store passwords, keys, and other secretive credentials.

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Great “Simple” Note Keeping Application

Simplenote 2.11.0

Simplenote is an Open Source utility that allows you to sync your essential notes on all your devices automatically. You can use Simplenote to keep notes, lists, ideas and more. All items entered will sync throughout all of your connected devices. It is set up in such way that it lends itself to maximum efficiency.

TreeNoote version 1.6 is now available! A version that makes your notes even more secure!

Secure, simple, and free! TreeNoote is available free for Windows and is under development for iOS, Android, MacOS, Linux. What’s new in this version 1.6: Automatic backup of your data with a choice of storage path and number of copies to keep; AND, the ability to restore your backed up data on demand.

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A hierarchically organized note-taking app built to be secure, free, and portable.


A FREE Simple note keeping app for iOS, Android, Mac, Windows and the Web…

If you are looking for a straight forward note-keeping app that is easy to use and loads fast, then look no further than “Simplenote”. Get Simplenote now for iOS, Android, Mac, Windows, Linux, or in your browser. All your notes, synced on all your devices. Here at Tech News for You, I typically use the web version of Simplenote to rough draft articles or to jot down my thoughts; and on my Android phone, it is handy to have when I need to quickly jot down a note. The search feature in Simplenote allows you to search through thousands of notes quickly. I have tried all the note-keeping apps out there and the fastest and simplest to use is “Simplenote”.

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Bundled Notes – The New Kid On The Block

Bundled Notes takes the simplicity of basic note-taking apps like Google Keep, and merges it with the feature richness of other powerful third-party apps. It has a unique tagging and organisation system, a beautiful markdown editor, dark mode, sort and layout options, kanban boards, and much, much more.

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