We'll I can give you one example of where I decide it's best to "offload" to the grid. Email...
I tried the self-hosting thing. It was pain and I realized that for all the effort I put into it, I had a higher chance of messing up a config and getting myself owned vs the perceived threat that some bad actor at the VPS/hosting company might do something or have some kind of backdoor.
If a man and his computer can't keep himself safe, who can? Lol I guess I need to sign up for Azure.
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