Best Productivity Tools

More privacy at work and at home

The best productivity tools and apps that will help you increase your productivity. These apps and tools can make life much easier, and that convenience need not come at the expense of your privacy.

Create privacy-friendly notes

Standard Notes is a simple and privacy-friendly note-taking app that makes your notes easily available anywhere. It features end-to-end encryption on every platform, and a powerful desktop experience with themes and custom editors. It has also been independently verified(PDF).

Jitsi meet

Microsoft Teams and Google Meet alternative

Jitsi is a privacy-friendly Microsoft Teams and Google Meet alternative. With Jitsi, users can easily and quickly host and participate in online meetings and webinars. Jitsi is 100% open source and freely available for use.

The easiest way is to start a meeting is to go to meet.jit.si or download one of the mobile apps (Android or iOS).

You can also set up your own Jitsi Meet instance or integrate a meet.jit.si room into your own website.

Open Source Grammarly Alternative

LanguageTool is a free and open-source grammar, style, and spell-checking program.

Send wetransfer alternatief

Open Source WeTransfer Alternative

Send lets you share files with end-to-end encryption and a link that expires automatically. That way you can keep what you share private and make sure your files don’t stay online forever.

Send was originally developed by Mozilla, but was discontinued. Tim Visée forked the project as a community effort to keep the project up-to-date and alive.