Tools/Apps I use regularly
A list of tools and apps I use regularly on my macOS laptop. Everything from productivity and music apps to development tools. This list gets updated as I get recommendations, randomly find them online or peaked my interest on Product Hunt.
Notion: An all-in-one workspace for note-taking, knowledge and data management, and project and task management.
Magnet: Makes it easy to resize windows and applications, either with customizable keyboard shortcuts or by dragging windows to the edge or corners of the display.
Raycast: Lets you control your tools with a few keystrokes. (replaces Spotlight)
iTerm2: An open-source replacement for the macOS Terminal app. It's highly customizable and comes with a lot of useful features.
Visual Studio Code: Code editor.
Xcode Command Line Tools: Tools for software developers that run on the command line.
ohMyZsh: An open-source framework for managing your Zsh configuration. It comes bundled with thousands of helpful functions, helpers, plugins and themes.
Homebrew: Open-source software package management system that simplifies the installation of software via the command line.
Node Version Manager: Allows you to quickly install and use different versions of Node via the command line.
Github CLI: Brings GitHub to your terminal.
Slack: Communication platform. (I use it for work and online communities)
Discord: Communication platform. (I use it for tech communities like Next.js, Tailwind and Notion).
Monarch: A subscription-based platform to manage money and track expenses.