There’s a widespread assumption that heavy use of Google products is unavoidable and that they’re always the “best”. That hasn’t been my experience. —Why not Google? –

Well, some of them are really good. For example, after my initial hesitation, I’m hooked to Inbox (and Gmail itself, is great). And DuckDuckGo has not been up to my expectations. But, I’m trying to be less dependent on Google, too.