Is there one thing that every web user can do to fight surveillance capitalism?
I created notochrome.org to encourage people to abandon Google Chrome, which has 65% of the global browser market, as a first step to learning about and boycotting other Google products and demanding a fairer internet.
3 steps to free yourself of Chrome
Find an alternative to Google Chrome which respects your decision rights
Uninstall or disable Google Chrome on all your devices
Tell everyone you know to do the same – use the hashtag #NoToChrome
Leave Google behind
I would prefer an internet not run by Silicon Valley tech bros who believe they can commodify and seize all the things that make us different and unique; our thoughts, our feelings our personalities and relationships with others. Similarly, our communities, nations and society are not their exclusive property and they shouldn’t be able to plunder them whenever they want.
Surveillance Giants report from Amnesty International
Read this report which explains how the business model of big tech companies is an inherent threat to human rights.
“…the surveillance-based business model of Facebook and Google is inherently incompatible with the right to privacy and poses a systemic threat to a range of other rights including freedom of opinion and expression, freedom of thought, and the right to equality and non-discrimination.”Surveillance Giants by Amnesty International