Day #62 | Software tools I recommend
Here is a collection of products and services I use regularly and am grateful for. I recommended these software tools as well cause it makes my work and life easier.
For iOS and macOS dev (duh)
For Android development if needed
Visual Studio Code:
The best IDE for web development.
Development in general
Without GitHub I wouldn’t have been a competent engineer with so many open source projects to learn from.
The best Mac HTTP client in my eyes. So many possibilities.
Makes Git easier to handle with an UI.
Much faster than App Store Connect when I just want information.
Easy tool to check the HEX code of an image on your Mac.
Spotlight on steroids
Much better than terminal
Fastest browser I’ve used
Such a good tool to organize tabs (You can choose Simple Tab Groups if you use Firefox)
Secure password manager, can also recommend Bitwarden.
Removes dirt from my Mac and saves a lot of space
Very good communication tool and lots of bots support
Sadly the most popular communication tool in The Netherlands.
To chat with my gaming friends or find fun communities.
A very good email client mostly due to work email accounts
The mail I use for all my personal endeavors and sometimes even work
For my daily dose of information consumption
Music is life
The best podcast player I’ve used (Overcast was also very good)
RSS feed reader for the Mac
Adobe Photoshop Lightroom:
Easiest tool to edit photos with
My preferred PDF viewer
Currently the writing app I use, but I can still recommend Notion or Noto
The best TODO app ever created
Platform where I write and build this site.
Dutch broker for my investments
For my (main) Crypto investments
I may update keep updating this list, or when there are signification updates, make a new one.