2021 State of the Tools

Hardware

  • Apple wireless keyboard & mouse (old)
  • Kindle Oasis (2018)
  • HPZ 27” External Monitor (2019)
  • Logitech Webcam (2019) & Blue Yeti mic on a boom (2019)
  • AirPods Pro (2019)
  • M1 MacBook Air (2020)
  • Apple Watch Series 6 Cellular (2020)
  • AirPods Max (2020)
  • iPhone 12 Pro Plus (2021)

Browser

Previous Years

  • 2017: Safari
  • 2018: Safari
  • 2019: Safari

Music

Previous Years

  • 2017: Apple Music/Spotify
  • 2018: Apple Music
  • 2019: Spotify

Podcasts

Previous Years

  • 2017: Not recorded, but probably Overcast
  • 2018: Overcast
  • 2019: Overcast

Email

Previous Years

  • 2017: Apple Mail/Airmail
  • 2018: Airmail
  • 2019: Airmail

Notes & Writing

Previous Years

  • 2017: Bear/Byword
  • 2018: Bear/Ulysses
  • 2019: Bear/Ulysses

Read Later & RSS

Previous Years

  • 2017: Instapaper & Reeder
  • 2018: Instapaper & Feed Wrangler/Unread
  • 2019: Instapaper & Feedly/Unread

Calendar

Previous Years

  • 2017: Fantastical
  • 2018: Fantastical
  • 2019: Fantastical

Things

Previous Years

  • 2017: Things
  • 2018: Things
  • 2019: Things

Books

Previous Years

  • 2017: Apple Books/Kindle
  • 2018: Apple Books/Kindle
  • 2019: Apple Books/Kindle

Stuff That Hasn’t Changed Much Recently But I Still Use and Enjoy

Stuff I’ve Stopped Using

2022 and Beyond

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