This awesome and revolutionary tool we call the Internet is so powerful that it's becoming a threat to the freedom of the average user, who, in exchange for services, hands over his/her data, therefore giving up personal independence and liberty.

Here are noted various arguments, thoughts, speeches, documents, ideas and step-by-step guides to achievea healthier online experience

Resources

Random links about privacy online



Roadmap

  1. Quit Social Media
  2. Backup, download, reorganize and clean data from Google Drive
    1. CheckStoragefolder
    2. CheckShared with mefolder
  3. Reduce thedigital footprint
    1. Stop using pricey and unethical services
      1. Quit Spotify
    2. Delete unused accounts and subscriptions
    3. UseAnonAddyonly for online subscriptions
  4. Check policies, usage terms, privacy conditions of all the tools and services in use
  5. Self-host@tommi.spaceemail addresses
    1. Setup a mail server
    2. Completely switch to self-hosted mail server
      1. import Gmail data
      2. import Protonmail data
    3. AnonAddy everywhere on the web
  6. Install and configureself-hosted appsonly

further steps

These are further improvements which aren’t likely to be achieved in the near future.

  1. Install and useLineageOSinstead ofOxygenOS
  2. Install and use aLinux distroinstead ofMacOS
  3. Private DNS



Quit Spotify

Quitting Spotify is hard.

It’sveryhard, not only because it’s convenient and easy to use, mostly because almost everyone else uses it, thus creating playlists, sharing music and interacting with other music lovers becomes way harder without it. Therefore, quitting and finding another tool to listen to music isn’t enough: it’s necessary to replace the playlist creation and sharing workflow while keeping it accessible and easy to experience for anybody.

  1. Find the optimalNewPipeconfiguration.
    • How to listen to whole albums
    • How to like songs
    • How to import Spotify liked songs
    • How to improve bitrate (it’s limited to 128kbps)
  2. Copying Spotify playlist on otherFOSS alternatives
  3. Liked songs?
  4. Spotify account deletion consequences:
repercussions of closing Spotify account
Closing the account means deleting all playlists, thus the account can't be closed, but it must be kept with free subscription.

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