internet software

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Software > Operating Systems >

(on Wikipedia)
https://www.android.com/

An operating system most notably on mobile phones, but also found on media boxes.

Fundamentally flawed - It is tethered to Google in as many ways as they've made possible. From a time server, to internet traffic compression. From google play requiring an account requiring your verified phone number. From hoops to download and install software from their store. It's fucking awful.

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Google > Chrome >
Software > Web browsers >

(on Wikipedia)
https://github.com/brave/
https://www.brave.com/

Brave is a web browser that uses components from Chrome to build a more security-conscious browser which also has an alternate advertising mechanism with revenue sharing.

Like Chrome, it's missing fundamental things.



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Google >
Software > Web browsers >

(on Wikipedia)
https://www.google.com/intl/en/chrome/browser/desktop/index.html

A web browser by Google, designed to be fast and perfectly willing to sacrifice features.

  • Properly titled Google Chrome
  • Other browsers are built with some of Chrome's open source components:



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Pale Moon extensions > Greasemonkey >

https://github.com/gantt/downloadyoutube

A cross-browser script that adds a button to download YouTube videos as MP4 and FLV files. This script downloads the videos directly from YouTube and it integrates with YouTube's interface.

It creates a button under the video, to the left of "Add to"

Indispensable!