apps

iOS

  • Byword to edit text files in Dropbox iCloud. Text files are awesome!
  • Anki for learning new words.
  • 7 MWC, the seven minute workout.
  • Scorekeeper XL for tracking board game scores.
  • Sleep Cycle to analyze sleep and snoring
  • Echofon for reading twitter.
  • Amazon Audible for audiobooks. It also plays the iTunes audio books.
  • Blinkist for book summaries

Open Broadcaster Software

OBS allows to record and broadcast your screen for free. If you want to record system audio, create a Multi-Output Device that targets iShowU Audio Capture and your built-in Output.

capture system audio

Audiobook Binder

Audiobook Binder converts mp3 files into a iTunes friendly Audiobook.

Arq

Arq for daily cloud backup. I use it with AWS and a monthly budget of 4 USD.

Arq Settings

Other macOS apps

Special mention: AOMEI Backupper

This was the only tool capable of copying a big Windows partition from a harddrive to a smaller SSD. Every other copy tool stopped with the error: partition size must match.