Ethical Search Engines

Your default search engine finds everything you could possibly need to know, but you could choose one that saves the planet and protects your privacy too.

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Branch Magazine

Branch is a great online magazine “for people who dream of a sustainable and just internet for all.”

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Why and how to check ToS and policies

Nobody really reads the Terms of Service, Terms of Use, or Privacy Policy of all the online services they use. Here’s why you should and a useful tool to help.

MTA-STS (briefly) explained

A simple and brief explanation of what Mail Transfer Agent Strict Transport Security is and how it works.

The Great Hack

Why to watch The Great Hack

You should watch this documentary on the Cambridge Analytica scandal If you care at all about data privacy issues, or if you are blissfully ignorant of them.

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Ethical G Suite alternatives

Why you might not want to use Google to provide your business email and a few of our favourite ethical alternatives.

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Why we disable TLS 1.0 & 1.1

Why we disable older versions of TLS on our servers, even if internet giants like Facebook and Google don’t.

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From FRA to AMS

We”ve moved our backups from one sustainable data centre in Frankfurt to another sustainable data centre in Amsterdam. Here’s why…

Changing Status (page)

Our status page and uptime monitoring were goodish. Now, we’ve built a fantastic new one, sustainably hosted by us and based on open source software.

The Green Web Foundation

The Green Web Foundation aims to show whether each site on the internet is green or grey powered.