What do I use?


  • Acer Aspire V5-171 Laptop
  • Fujitsu Esprimo Q910
  • Nokia 6.2 Phone
  • LG Urbane Watch
  • Amazon Fire HD6 Tablet (re-flashed to crDroid‌ 7.1.2)
  • Blue Yeti USB Microphone
  • Amazon Echo Show, Amazon Echo Dot
  • Amazon Fire TV Stick, Amazon Fire TV 4k Stick
  • QNAP TS219P


  • Ubuntu, Debian, Windows 10, Android
  • Firefox (for Windows, Linux, Android)
  • Mumble
  • Audacity
  • Ansible, Terraform
  • WordPress
  • Vagrant and VirtualBox, Windows Subsystem for Linux 2
  • Git and Git Cola
  • OBS Studio
  • Fing
  • JuiceSSH‌, Termux or MobaXTerm
  • Logitech Media Server
  • KDE Connect
  • PHP, MySQL or SQLite, nginx‌
  • nano or Visual Studio Code (depending on CLI or GUI editing)
  • Plex


  • GMail, Google Drive, Google Calendar
  • Facebook, Twitter, Linked In
  • Matrix.org with Element.io, WhatsApp, Telegram, Slack, Signal, Skype, Facebook Messenger, SMS
  • Github, Gitlab, Self-hosted Gitlab
  • Digital Ocean, Dreamhost, Azure‌, AWS
  • Google Photos, Amazon Photos, Dropbox and Syncthing (different services, different purposes!)
  • PlusNet
  • Echolink‌
  • Google Maps, Open Street Map
  • Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, Disney+, Plex, Logitech Media Server
  • YouTube Music, Amazon Music

VSCode Extensions


Git “things”

Writing Markdown

Accessing remote (or pretend remote) systems

Infrastructure as Code

Other Code things

This page was last updated 2021-06-11