Stack

My preferred stack & working enviroment - some other stuff too

Programming stack

  • ⚛️ React is my choice of Javascript library/framework (you pick) for web apps
  • 🤵 Gatsby is my current favourite static site generator
  • 💾 Redux, if state management is needed
  • 🎨 Styled Components for the CSS in my React apps
  • 🔎 Jest for testing
  • 📦 Webpack for bundling
  • 🐈 Yarn for package management
  • 🔨 Netlify for painless deployments
  • 📁 Github for code hosting

Workspace

  • 💻 Macbook Pro 13-inch, 2016
  • 🖥 Dell Ultrasharp U2518D 25-inch monitor
  • ⌨️ Leopold FC750R with MX-blues
  • 🖱 Corsair Harpoon mouse (alongside betterTouchTools in order to use the side controls)
  • 🎧 Marshall Major II Bluetooth for music
  • 🎤 Jabra Evolve 75 as my microphone headset
  • 🔌 Cables & dongles, all of them

Development enviroment

  • 💻 VS Code
  • ✍️ Fira Code as my font (ligatures enabled)
  • 🎨 One Dark Bimbo as my syntax theme
  • 👨‍✈️ Git in the shell
  • 📦 Homebrew
  • 🍏 macOS Terminal
  • 🐚 Oh my zsh shell ('theunraveler' theme)
  • 🗂️ nvm
  • 🚧 Chrome Dev Tools for developing

Productivity apps

  • 🔑 1Password
  • ✍️ Grammarly
  • ⏱️ Toggl
  • ☀️ Flux
  • 🧲 Magnet
  • 📝 Trello for project planning
  • 🗂️ Raindrop for bookmarks
  • 📅 Google Calendar for events, reminders & weekly planning
  • 📚 Devdocs

Other apps

  • 🌍 Firefox as my primary browser
  • 🎵 Spotify
  • 🎛 Noizio
  • 📅 Itsycal
  • ⚡️ balenaEtcher
  • 📋 betterTouchTool
  • 📮 Postman

Newsletters, content aggregators, stuff I read

  • 📚 Feedly
  • 📧 Accessibility Weekly
  • 📧 ES.next News
  • 📧 Toptal Enginnering Blog
  • 📧 React Digest
  • 📧 Javascript Weekly
  • 📧 Pony Foo
  • 📧 JSK Weekly
  • 📧 Signal v. Noise
  • 📧 Frontend Focus
  • 📧 React Status
  • 📧 Overreacted
  • 📧 Kent C. Dodds blog
  • 📧 Wordsmith

Podcasts I listen to

  • 🎧 The Ground up Show
  • 🎧 The Minimalists
  • 🎧 Art of Manliness