If your New Year's Resolution is to de-Google-ify your life a bit, here are some alternatives I use:

Browser: Firefox
Search engine: DuckDuckGo
Email: ProtonMail
Maps: OpenStreetMap
Chat: Telegram
News: Feedly



Browser: compartmentalised Firefox (personal, Palemoon (social media), Waterfox (work).
Search engine: DuckDuckGo
Email: Posteo + Mutt client, sup-mail client, protonmail, mailfence
Maps: OpenStreetMap
News: QuiteRSS + OPML list
Chat: Freenode IRC + Hexchat
Video: invidio.us + peertube
Text Organisation (instead of Evernote): Emacs + org-mode
Sync: Syncthing
Cloud drive: owndrive.com (1Gb free nextcloud)
website: neocities.org


@jesse_m @markosaric Big fan of the service, 1 euro a month and they provide a very privacy orientated ethical place to be.

Have been with them a couple of years now and have persuaded most of my immediate family to adopt them over the evil big G.

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