NeoPG starts as an opiniated fork of GnuPG 2 to clean up the code and make it easier to develop.
We want to provide a stable and extensible API for application developers, too.
Eventually, we will add new ways to use OpenPGP that make it accessible and usable.
NeoPG is written in C++, while GnuPG is written in C. This article explains why.
I gave a lightning talk about NeoPG at the 34c3 and talked to some people in the community.
NeoPG will not have long-running daemons. This article explains why.
NeoPG only provides a single binary for everything, while GnuPG is split up into many binaries. This article explains why.