Things I Use

Inspired by James Brooks, Adam Wathan and others I've created this list of the "Things I Use" including hardware, software and services.

Hardware

  • Apple 13" MacBook Pro (2020), 2.3GHz Quad-Core i7, 32 GB RAM
  • Apple iPhone 12 Pro
  • Apple iPad Pro 11" (2021), 1TB
  • Apple Watch Series 6
  • Apple AirPods Pro
  • Nikon Z6 II
  • On My Desk

  • Logitech G915 TKL Keyboard
  • Logitech G Pro Mouse
  • Logitech Streamcam
  • Dell U3219Q
  • Bose Companion 20 Speakers
  • Brydge MacBook Vertical Dock
  • Belkin 3-in-1 Wireless Charger
  • Smart Home/Networking

  • Ubiquiti UniFi Dream Machine
  • Ubiquiti UniFi 8 Port Switch (150W PoE)
  • Ubiquiti UniFi 8 Port Switch
  • Ubiquiti UniFi Flex Switch (PoE)
  • Ubiquiti UniFi Flex Mini Switch
  • Ubiquiti UniFi Long-Range Access Point
  • Nest Cameras + Doorbell (Soon to be replaced with Ubiquiti Protect)
  • iKettle
  • SmartThings
  • LightwaveRF Light Switches
  • LIFX Z LED Strip
  • Google Nest Minis & Hub
  • Google Home Max
  • Apple HomePods
  • Homebridge on a Raspberry Pi 4
  • Money

  • Monzo + Monzo Business
  • YNAB
  • Sync for YNAB
  • Balance Bar
  • Wise (I am paid in USD)
  • Gaming

  • Xbox Series X
  • PlayStation 5
  • Gaming PC (mainly used as a media PC - see below)
  • Google Stadia
  • Software

    All of my software is installed via Homebrew using a `Brewfile` which is synced via iCloud. This makes setting up a new computer from scratch super simple.

  • 1Password
  • NextDNS
  • Mackup
  • Brew
  • Cleanshot X
  • Dato
  • Apple Mail
  • Apple Notes
  • Apple Reminders
  • Apple Photos
  • Safari
  • Day One
  • ExpressVPN
  • Homie
  • Keybase
  • Rectangle
  • SensibleSideButtons
  • SmileAllDay (Safari Extension)
  • Little Snitch
  • Macs Fan Control
  • Google Chrome Remote Desktop
  • Development

  • Visual Studio Code
  • GitHub For Desktop
  • iTerm 2
  • ASDF
  • ZSH (ohmyzsh) with the powerlevel10k theme
  • TablePlus
  • Table Tool
  • Ngrok
  • Postman
  • Docker
  • Stripe
  • Tuple
  • Around
  • Hosting

  • Vercel
  • Supabase
  • Heroku
  • Digital Ocean
  • Cloudflare
  • Google Domains
  • Business

  • Crunch Accounting
  • Monzo Business
  • Fastmail (for custom email domains)
  • Media

  • Spotify
  • Pocket Casts
  • Plex
  • Netflix
  • Disney+
  • Chromecast with Google TV
  • Apple TV 4K
  • F1TV
  • Trakt.tv
  • NZBGet
  • Sonarr
  • Radarr
  • NZBHydra2
  • Other Things

  • Ecologi