What do I use?


Also, see my post on Building a Highly Available (HA) two-node Home Lab on Proxmox


  • Ubuntu, Alma Linux 9, RedHat Enterprise Linux 9, Android
  • Firefox (for Linux, Android)
  • Mumble, Audacity, OBS Studio
  • Ansible, Terraform, Puppet, Packer, Helm, Skaffold
  • WordPress
  • Vagrant and VirtualBox, Proxmox, Docker, Kubernetes
  • Git
  • Fing, PHPIPAM and PiHole
  • JuiceSSH‌
  • KDE Connect, GS Connect
  • Visual Studio Code, nano, vi (in that order!)
  • Jellyfin
  • Home Assistant


  • GMail, Google Drive, Google Calendar
  • Facebook, Twitter, Mastodon (on toot.io), Linked In
  • Matrix.org with Element.io, WhatsApp, Telegram, Slack, Signal, Facebook Messenger, SMS
  • Github
  • Digital Ocean, AWS
  • Google Photos, Amazon Photos, Dropbox (different services, different purposes!)
  • BeFibre
  • Google Maps
  • Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, Disney+, Paramount+, ITV+, BBC iPlayer, My5, All4
  • YouTube, Amazon Music

This page was last updated 2023-07-12