@werwolf Raising awareness of these practices makes people think of their privacy more holistically.
In general, I'm a person that wants to strike a balance between convenience and privacy. Up until now, iOS was the best candidate for this balance.
Unfortunately, as of now, for me, there is no open-source offering that is polished and convenient enough to use as a phone.
This is something we should work on as an open source community.
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