Tools I Use

Last update: Oct 2023

Welcome to my /uses page that list all my tools, hardware, and software! As a tech enthusiast and professional, Iā€™m constantly on the lookout for the best gear and apps to make my life easier and more productive. This page is my curated collection of the tools I use on a daily basis, sorted by category for easy browsing.

šŸ’» Hardware

  • Personal Laptop: MacBook Air 13ā€ Midnight Apple M2, 8GB RAM, 256 GB SSD.
  • Professional Laptop: MacBook Pro 14ā€ M1 Pro, 16GB RAM, 1TB SSD.
  • Keyboard: Logitech MX Keys Wireless Keyboard.
  • Mouse: Logitech MX Master 2s.
  • Monitor: Dell 27ā€ 4k USB-C Monitor p2721q.
  • Webcam: Logitech C920S Pro HD Webcam.
  • Laptop Stand: Rain Design mStand Laptop Stand and Twelve South BookArc.
  • Audio: Apple AirPods 3rd Generation with MagSafe case, Edifier W820NB Plus, and Razer Kraken X.
  • Desk: Husky Standing Desk with custom top.

šŸ§‘šŸ¾ā€šŸ’» Programming

āš™ļø Software and Services

  • Coverify.: My own web app to create Spotify-inspired covers for my personal playlists completely free and has no annoying ads to interrupt my creative flow.
  • iCloud: I use a 200GB storage plan to backup my files and work mail with custom domain.
  • Google One: I use a 200GB storage plan as a secondary backup layer.
  • Google Domains: Currently I use it to register my domains, but I previously used Namecheap.
  • Vercel: I work with Vercel as my primary hosting service for my personal projects, including this blog.
  • Github: Github is my primary version control system. I use it to host my code, mainly as private repositories. I also use it to host GitHub Pages and create pipelines using GitHub Actions to deploy anything.
  • ChatGPT: I use ChatGPT to help me with anything. My primary use is as an English grammar checker, as English is not my primary language. Previously, I used Grammarly.
  • Stremio: Iā€™m using Stremio to watch movies that I cannot find on any streaming service. I really try not to use pirated content; I subscribe to every streaming service I know. However, sometimes only the good old torrent can help me with older or harder-to-find movies.

šŸ“± Mobile

  • Phone: Apple iPhone 15 Pro 256GB Natural Titanium and, Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4 128GB Graphite.
  • Watch: Apple Watch Series 8 GPS 45mm Starlight Aluminum
  • Tablet: Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 5G 256GB Graphite with Book Cover Keyboard.
  • Reading: Kindle 10th generation.

šŸ“· Photography

  • DLSR Camera: Canon EOS Rebel T7.
  • Lens: EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM and, EF 75-300mm f/4-5.6 III.
  • Instant Camera: Fujifilm Instax Mini 11 white.

šŸŽø Jam

  • Bass: Fender Squier Affinity Series Precision Bass PJ, color black.
  • Guitar: Tagima Strato TG-540, color black.
  • Amp: Fender Rumble 15 and Fender Mustang Micro.

šŸŽ® Gaming

  • Console: Sony Playstation 4 Pro.

This page was inspired by Wes Bos and the community at uses.tech