Jay as a memojiJay Wilson

Default Apps 2023

List of apps I'm using at the time of publishing.

Originally posted here

I saw this from Chris Coyer and took his as a template.

This is what Iโ€™m using at the point and time of publishing.

Some or all links in on this page are affiliate links, and I will receive some kind of commission if you purchase the service or product.

๐Ÿ“จ Mail Client: Mail.app and Gmail app on iOS and Gmail or Fastmail web pages on desktop

๐Ÿ“ฎ Mail Server: Google and Fastmail

๐Ÿ“ Notes: Notion or Notes.app

โœ… To-Do: Reminders.app

โ„น๏ธ App_Name.app means itโ€™s an Apple app. IE Reminders.app means itโ€™s the stock iOS Reminders app.

๐Ÿ“ท Photo Shooting: iPhone 15 Pro, Sony A7iv, most recently Sony RX100vii

๐ŸŽจ Photo Editing: Lightroom

๐Ÿ“† Calendar: Google Calendar or Calendar.app

๐Ÿ“ Cloud File Storage: iCloud Drive

๐Ÿ“– RSS: I need one of theseโ€ฆ

๐Ÿ™๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ Contacts: Contacts.app

๐ŸŒ Browser: iOS Safari, Desktop: Arc

๐Ÿ’ฌ Chat: Messages, Discord, Slack, Instagram, Matrix/Element for work

๐Ÿ”– Bookmarks: Arc, Notes.app, Craft

๐Ÿ“‘ Read It Later: Notes.app, Craft

๐Ÿ“œ Word Processing: Pages

๐Ÿ“ˆ Spreadsheets: Google Sheets

๐Ÿ“Š Presentations: Keynote

๐Ÿ›’ Shopping Lists: Reminders

๐Ÿด Meal Planning: The wife does this in Google docs

๐Ÿ’ฐ Budgeting and Personal Finance: YNAB

๐Ÿ“ฐ News: Apple News

๐ŸŽต Music: Apple Music

๐ŸŽค Podcasts: Overcast

๐Ÿ” Password Management: 1Password

๐Ÿง‘โ€๐Ÿ’ป Code Editor: Xcode and VS Code

โœˆ๏ธ VPN: I should also get one of theseโ€ฆ

Iโ€™ll add some bonus apps I really like: Raycast (search/utility commands), Dropshare (easily share a link to something that lives in my own storage), tot (easily store text to access later), Shortcuts (automate standup template)

๐Ÿ” In search of: RSS Feed app

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