Uses

Here is the long-list of software and hardware that I utilize to simplify my life and maximize my productivity! Check it out and let me know if I'm missing anything glaring. Inspired by Wes Bos.

Software

Development

NameDescription
VSCodeCode editor
GitHubGit platform
ReactFrontend JavaScript framework
ReduxGlobal state management
Gatsby.jsJAMstack site generator with React
NetlifySimple content management system
Express.jsNode.js backend framework
.NET CoreC# backend framework
AWSPreferred cloud platform
AWS AmplifyToolset to quicky build secure, scalable full-stack applications
Serverless FrameworkDevelop, deploy, monitor and secure serverless applications
PythonPreferred for quick scripting and data science
Google ColabCloud-based Jupyter notebook with free GPUs

Design

NameDescription
FigmaVector graphics editor and prototyping tool
UnsplashBeautiful, free images and photos
ManyPixelsRoyalty-free illustrations to power up projects
UndrawOpen-source illustrations for any idea
React IconsInclude popular icons in React projects easily

Social

PlatformUsername
Twittermattsichterman
Linkedinmsichterman
Instagrammattsichterman
Telegrammsichterman
DiscordMatt Sichterman#9045

Productivity

NameDescription
NotionMarkdown based notes, tasks, and wikis

Utilities

NameDescription
PostmanSimplify creating and testing APIs
KapScreen recorder with GIF functionality
CaffienePrevent Mac from sleeping
CleanMyMac XReclaim free space in seconds, speed up Mac, remove malware

VSCode

ExtensionDescription
One Dark ProPreferred theme
Bracket Pair ColorizerColorize matching brackets
PrettierCode formatter on file save
ES7 React/Redux/GraphQL/React-Native snippetsJavaScript and React/Redux snippets

Google Chrome

ExtensionDescription
The Great SuspenderReduce Chrome's memory footprint
LastPassPassword manager
Page Ruler ReduxQuick and easy way to measure components and check alignment
ColorZillaPick and analyze colors on any page
WhatFontIdentify the font face and size on any page

Hardware

DeviceDescription
iPhone XRPhone
iPad Air 3Tablet
MacBook Air 13-inch (2017)Computer