Uses

Last updated July 24, 2021

Here’s a list of the hardware and software tools I use regularly. The list is not complete, but it includes the things that contribute the most to my workflows. This page is inspired by uses.tech.

Hardware

💻 MacBook Pro 13-inch, 2020
🖥 27″ Dell Ultra HD 4k Monitor P2715Q
⌨️ Apple Magic Keyboard and Magic Trackpad
🔌 CalDigit USB-C Pro Dock
📹 Logitech C922x Pro Stream Webcam
🔊 Edifier R1280T Speakers
🎧 Sony MDR7506 Headphones
🎧 Apple AirPods Pro

Software

Safari is my main browser. I use Firefox for client side web development and Brave when a site requires Chrome.

1Password
CleanShot X
Craft
Itsycal
Little Snitch
NetNewsWire
Pastebot
Sketch

Development

Visual Studio Code
Cascadia Code is my current favorite font, and my theme is Eva. I use both light and dark versions of the theme depending on ambient light.

VS Code Extensions

Bracket Pair Colorizer
Code Spell Checker (English and Spanish)
Docker
ESLint
GitHub Pull Requests and Issues
GitLens
markdownlint
Paste JSON as Code
Prettier
ShellCheck
Todo Tree

Terminal config

I use iTerm with the Meslo font and a slightly customized version of the Solarized Dark theme. My default shell is zsh and my prompt is customized using Starship.

My dotfiles have a bunch of alises and do many nice things that make my life easier.

Other software used for development

Docker
Insomnia
MongoDB Compass
TablePlus