Do it yourself.

As it is with anything in life, you can learn to Do it Yourself. We encourage you to learn for yourself how to achieve a Private and Secure Minimalist smartphone so that you can reduce distractions and reclaim your attention. Use the resources below to get started.

CalyxOS Logo


CalyxOS is an Android mobile operating system that puts privacy and security into the hands of everyday users. Plus, proactive security recommendations and automatic updates take the guesswork out of keeping your personal data personal.

GrapheneOS Logo


GrapheneOS is a privacy and security focused mobile OS with Android app compatibility developed as a non-profit open source project. It’s focused on the research and development of privacy and security technology including substantial improvements to sandboxing, exploit mitigations and the permission model.

LineageOS Logo


LineageOS is an Android-based operating system for smartphones, tablet computers, and set-top boxes, with mostly free and open-source software.

Minimalism Life Logo

Minimalism Life

Minimalism Life is a collaborative publication focused on the nuances of minimalism and simple living. Be sure to pore over their compilation of different experiences of Minimalism in their community journal.

Privacy Guides Logo

Privacy Guides

Privacy Guides is a socially motivated website that provides information for protecting your data security and privacy. They are a non-profit collective operated entirely by volunteer team members and contributors. Visit the site to learn and contribute to the community.

Tech Lore Logo

Tech Lore

Techlore was built to prove privacy & security are not just achievable – but simple and accessible. They manage several projects, communities, and content to spread privacy & security to the masses. A very good resource, we recommend learning as much as possible from them.