tycrek/degoogle

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Repo for the r/privacy "degoogle" megathread. Contribute to tycrek/degoogle development by creating an account on GitHub.
Cutting Google out of your life (2019)

I don't have anything to hide, but I don't have anything to show you either.

Introduction

Huge thanks to AlternativeTo. Without them and their users, this project would be significantly more difficult, if not impossible.

Before reading this guide, I highly recommend reading through Privacy Tools and ethical.net (thanks u/yieldingTemporarily).

Contributing

If you want to help out with the project, here are some ideas:

iOS app alternatives! I don't have an iOS device to find alternatives with. I would highly appreciate any help with this.

I don't have an iOS device to find alternatives with. I would highly appreciate any help with this. Clean up and improve the Markdown

Provide more information on services with little info

Suggest new services

Hosting a mirror or cloning the repo

Literally anything relating to any part of this guide, whether it's Google related or not

You can do these by:

Submitting Issues/Pull Requests on the GitHub page

(Removed contact info, please only use GitHub)

Please specifiy if you wish to remain anonymous or if you want your Reddit username added to a contributors list.

If you host a mirror, let me know and I can add it to a mirrors list on GitHub or Pastebin.

Want to help out in another way?

Share this guide with your friends, family, and coworkers. Let them know why privacy matters and why they should care about it. Don't force it on them, but carefully ease them into it and don't scare them away from staying secure.

this guide with your friends, family, and coworkers. Let them know why privacy matters and why they should care about it. Don't force it on them, but carefully ease them into it and don't scare them away from staying secure. Donate to non-profit organizations that support online privacy and security (see the r/privacy sidebar)

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