BigTech companies (Google, Apple, Amazon, Facebook,…) offer free services with the ‘cost’ of being proprietary and disrespectful with users privacy. This is a list of open source and privacy-friendly alternatives.

Some services are based on the Fediverse platform and the ActivityPub protocol. Services are ordered alphabetically.

Table of Contents


Photo sharing

Video sharing


Cloud storage

Video conferencing


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