Design & Development

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Groups & Events

Information on local events, meet-ups, and groups on indie tech, privacy, decentralisation, and human rights.


Decentralised/peer-to-peer indie/free/open-source alternatives to mainstream tech.


Solutions that exist today that do not monetise personal data and are usable by regular people without special training. They may be less-than-ideal in other ways (e.g., centralised, closed source, venture-capital-backed).


What should be on our radar? What are those cheeky corporations and governments up to? Share news and updates on the good, the bad, and the ugly of corporate surveillance, government surveillance, and human rights.


General discussion on topics that don’t fall exactly into the other categories.

Site Feedback

Discussion about this site, its organization, how it works, and how we can improve it.


Summaries and comments for posts from the Blog and the Labs Blog.


Updates from Aral and Laura.


Better is a content blocker for iPhone and iPad that protects you from tracking and other malicious web content by enforcing the principles of Ethical Design.

Internet of People

The goal of the Internet of People initiative is to create a compelling counter-narrative to Silicon Valley’s surveillance capitalism by drafting progressive technology policy to challenge institutional corruption, regulate existing corporate abuses, and fund and create decentralised, zero-knowledge, interoperable, and free and open technology infrastructure in Europe and beyond.