We’ve had enough of digital monopolies and surveillance capitalism. We want an alternative world that works for everyone, just like the original intention of the web and net.
We seek a world of open platforms and protocols with real choices of applications and services for people. We care about privacy, transparency and autonomy. Our tools and organisations should fundamentally be accountable and resilient.
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 A Pythonista buddy Tarek has written about de-Googling / de-Facebooking his life (he's works for Mozilla): http://ziade.org/2013/06/24/shutting-down-facebook-amp-google/ Maybe some interesting stuff in there... N. On 09/12/13 13:22, Francis Irving wrote: > Whats the list of services you're using instead of Google ones? > > Would love a writeup of what you're using and how good or bad > you've found it! > > Maybe a blog post for our blog once it starts? (should be soonishl > > On 8 Dec 2013 23:21, "Danny Knestaut" <firstname.lastname@example.org > <mailto:email@example.com>> wrote: > > My thanks to Redecentralize for spreading the cause, and for this > list serve. > > Redecentralization became important to me personally when Google > shut down Reader. Until that day, I was a Chromebook-toting, > Android-wielding fanboy. Although Reader wasn't the first Google > service pulled out from under me, I vowed it would be the last one. > I've since cancelled my Google account and have replaced almost all > of the Google services I used with self-hosted solutions that I > control. > > I'm interested in learning about the various alternatives to > centralization, and I'm happy to share what little knowledge and > experience I've gleaned in trying to be decentralized. > > Danny Knestaut on diaspora* at: > https://diasp.org/people/0cd83c244ac3303a on Bitmessage at: > BM-NBpoGQiAfM2NzHgQoCUY7snwDQ9C6L2A > -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.4.12 (GNU/Linux) Comment: Using GnuPG with Icedove - http://www.enigmail.net/ iQEcBAEBAgAGBQJSpcrKAAoJEP0qBPaYQbb6llQH/j1eGFkrhB3DkykS0FCbMrJM kWEVNxpBvJqSA3cAKPfry0t/rNgXVqef0PhAQRc80vFPYIcjypQMvtv4DkQExQPO 1yPpzepJzjMZNJeMcJHlCCqgKfnhNC4IshMh2FXdbTYYIjwgoEdVkZzA14h37BpM Xbunizb7PLNrGaz5kEyq6Z5rwGBPKGg2MNZqM+1ZJIrrnCxUk1J4xJfm/PJlHMR8 zEbdDhniSyYw2qORwJvubt2WYZUuYeLYysbMZsU5EJG15uSV6ZKQe3O69xXwfifS OMzaXt88Xn9bypllw/vObLz/nWetA5hVkOhZtAjnqtpGK6W+QMRkxjnIasAUtbA= =KarA -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----