• This $500 device wants to make it easy for you to ditch your Google or Yahoo email account and run your own, private email server

    30 days ago - By Business Insider

    Helm, a $500 device with a $99 yearly subscription plan, lets you operate an email server out of your own home.
    Your email and data is stored on the device in your home, and it's encrypted before traveling through Helm's servers.
    Helm claims to collect very little information from its users - just the necessary payment information and device diagnostics.
    While no server is completely secure, this could provide peace of mind to people who don't trust large tech companies to protect their data.
    It's not hard to get the impression that big tech companies can't effectively keep our data...
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