Also, there isn’t a private chat option, which is surely a turn-off for those wanting more privacy.
The data sent through to these data towers or Wi-Fi hotspots are then relayed through a centralized network and eventually the messages or data is received. In a mesh network, there are no choke points through which all traffic passes. The Fire Chat app allows users to stay connected off the grid. More recently, the Serval Project was developed Mesh networks are almost invulnerable.Even more, thousands of people downloaded Fire Chat during the SXSW event in Austin, Texas.The idea was to promote event details, DJ sightings and live discussions of what to do, where to go, etc.