I've been telling people about this for a while and no one believes me ;-;
Could you subscribe to a VOIP provider and access it through VPN with the aforementioned precautions? (Not an expert on VOIP services, just thinking)
@jiminycricket Yeah that would work, and you could get calling that way too.
I actually do something similar with Google Voice (just remembered, I should move away from that) for my home phone.
@njha 'Frederike Kaltheuner, data exploitation programme lead at campaign group Privacy International, told Motherboard in a phone call that “it’s part of a bigger problem; the US has a completely unregulated data ecosystem.”'
And when the GDPR was introduced to prevent such things in the EU, Americans mocked us for it or even called it "evil".
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