- VS Code
- Pocket Casts
- Chrome for everything work related
- Safari to make sure whatever I build works across browsers, and when I need to conserve my battery usage (Safari is incredibly battery-efficient)
Firefox Developer Edition for development/sandboxed work
- Microsoft Edge for development since it's better at RAM usage than FDE
- Notion for task management, long-term planning and notes
- Obsidian for quick notes, mind-mapping and managing my newsletter
- Cron for managing calendars and quick scheduling
- iTerm2 with Oh my Zsh and Starship
- Iosevka font
- Brew the package manager for macOS
- Amphetamine super useful when you want to prevent your system from falling asleep
Rocket emojis, everywhere! Alfred a much better Spotlight Maccy for lack of better words, a copy-paste manager? allows you to search through your historical copy-s, super helpful Rectangle a window manager; I love that I can arrange my windows exactly how I want using just keyboard shortcuts
- Raycast a better alternative for a growing list of apps like: Spotlight/Alfred, Maccy, Rectangle and Rocket.
- Flux helps dim/yellow/orange your screen down when it starts to get late at night
- Muzzle prevent notifications from popping up when you're sharing your screen
- 1Password password manager which really checks off all the right boxes
- Pock make your touchbar actually useful
- Unsplash regularly changing wallpapers of absolutely wow quality
- Karabiner-Elements Keyboard customizer with Caps Lock enhancement
VS Code Extensions
I believe that the tools and tooling that you use does play a role in making you a more efficient programmer, and a couple of mostly quality-of-life extensions that I use with VS Code are:
- Error Lens highlight the entire line wherever a diagnostic is generated and print the message inline.
- GitLens Find out who to blame quicker—spoiler, it's you.
- Todo Tree search your workspace for comment tags like
FIXME, and display them in a tree view. 🌳
- Karma Duh.
- M1 MacBook Pro 13" 2020
- Phone 13 Pro
- Apple Watch Series 7
- Dell UltraSharp 27" 4K USB-C Monitor
- Discipline65 with L+F T1 switches and MT3
- Rectangles.store gradient wave deskmat
- Logitech MX Master 3
- RØDE NT-USB Mini
- AirPods Pro 2nd generation
- Marshall Acton II
- Logitech C925e Webcam
- Oculus Quest 2
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