Some people aren’t comfortable using Google services because of privacy. Or maybe you’re taking a stand on Google’s politics, like its move into China, cooperation with the U.S. government, and removal of Don’t Be Evil from its ethos. Whatever the case, here are some Google alternatives you can use.
[iPhone Privacy for the Paranoid: What You Can Do]
As Apple users, we already have alternatives with Maps, Podcasts, Books, etc. But this list will be comprised of third-party services that non-Apple users can make use of too. Most of these services also happen to be privacy-positive.
Instead of Gmail, use:
Instead of Google search, use:
Instead of Google Calendar, use:
- Fantastical (iOS)
- CloudCal (Android)
- TimeTree (Both)