You will find below, a list summarizing and supplementing the alternatives presented on the map. It is inspired by Prism-Break which promotes other software in more specialized areas.
In the list, each service generally includes a complex website() communicating with software installed on a computer() which stores personal data and which can be accessed through various home-based tools().
So when we use Internet, we must necessarily trust several links in the chain joining us to our personal data online. Unless we self-host, the cloud is always someone else"e;s computer. It is therefore important to know who we are being asked to trust and what their software is doing with our data.
In the freedom defenders’ village
Engulfed in sprawling multinational firms, a few non-profit organizations keep up the struggle for an open web respectful of internet users.
In addition to Framasoft, the non-profit association leading the campaign described here, we may also mention l’April, la Quadrature du Net or l’Aful. These organizations can only keep going with the help of your donations, so don’t forget to support them!