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Simon MacDonald
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Default apps for 2023

November 28, 2023

I saw posts by Chris Coyier and Baldur Bjarnason and decided to get on the bandwagon.

📨 Mail Client: Mimestream

📮 Mail Server: Gmail

📝 Notes: Notion

✅ To-Do: Todoist

📷 Photo Shooting: iPhone 15 Max Pro

🎨 Photo Editing: People edit their photos?

📆 Calendar: Fantastical

📁 Cloud File Storage: Dropbox but trying to phase it out.

📖 RSS: Feedly

🙍🏻‍♂️ Contacts: macOS Contacts, why won’t it sync right?

🌐 Browser: all of them. No really, ALL OF THEM!!!

💬 Chat: Discord, Messages, WhatsApp, Slack

🔖 Bookmarks: N/A

📑 Read It Later: Omnivore

📜 Word Processing: Google Docs

📈 Spreadsheets: Google Sheets

📊 Presentations: Slides.com

🛒 Shopping Lists: see Todoist

🍴 Meal Planning: outsourced

💰 Budgeting and Personal Finance: nope

📰 News: Apple News

🎵 Music: Apple Music

🎤 Podcasts: PocketCasts

🔐 Password Management: 1Password

🧑‍💻 Code Editor: VS Code, CodePen

📚 Books: Ottawa Public Library, Perfect Books, Kindle