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I just stumbled across this and it seems interesting. Sort of like Brave browser’s model but for search. I’ll just post the marketing blurb I found here instead of rehashing what they wrote much more eloquently than I could: …




The director of the Climate Change Communication Research Hub, Associate Professor David Holmes, said the results demonstrated the importance of news media to search engines, with the top search terms clearly reflecting that people were trying to learn more about current affairs topics. “It is in th…


Element has been removed from the play store

Google have suspended Element in the Play Store without notifying us; we’re reaching out to find out what’s going on. Apologies for the inconvenience; in the interim there’s https://f-droid.org/en/packages/im.vector.app/ but it’s a few versions behind. We’ll post updates here…



How to avoid youtube?

There has been a lot of work done to create decentralized freedom-respecting services in recent years. (Lemmy is obviously one of these). That being said video hosting seems to be one of the hardest things to replace with a decentralized solution since video files are so large and therefore expensiv…


Yup! It's like that - it's time! Bye Bye evil monolithic silos :)

Move along people, Move along nothing to see here (anymore), there’s a better way and here’s one of the drinking troughs. …


I'm considering using lineage OS on my android devices. Has anyone tried this?

Not sure if this is the best place to ask, but has anyone used lineage OS, and is this a good Rom in order to prevent google data mining and tracking? …


Easily delete your Youtube favourites and likes.

If you have had a youtube account for a long time, and before you became privacy conscious, you might want to delete all of your youtube likes and favourites. …


Qwant redirects to Qwant Lite

For some reason, Qwant redirects to Qwant Lite and whenever try to search something, it always comes up as “no results”. Does this happen to anyone else as well?..



Thanks to this video on #Peertube, I found out about a Google Keep replacement call tinylist… …


The Wall Street Journal reported that Google and Facebook pledged to help one another if they ever faced an investigation into their pact to work together in online advertising.



Could Google's Fuchsia operating system eventually pose a threat to Linux?

Google seems to be putting a lot of resources into their new Fuchsia OS, which though open source, is still completely managed by Google. It also has the drawback of not being under copyleft licenses like GPL, which means other companies can just take it and make proprietary forks. …


Making another github repo about deggogle options / alternatives based on several repos: …


I’ve just added some alternatives to the repo that I posted about a few days ago. Don’t hesitate to commit whatever you …



Ungoogled Chromium on flathub

This might not be an official version or a true “degoogle”, but, as a firefox user who needs to use chromium from time to time, was happy to see an apparently maintained version that can run on rhel. …


Here you may post anything with the DeGooge movement!!! Enjoy killing Google’s Empire!!

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