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Uses

On this page I list all the tools I'm currently using. I'll try to keep it as updated as possible, as we go.

So I have broken down the tools into Software and Hardware and listed any tool I use on my machine or my phone under these categories. I have also provided links for lesser known tools or for more information.

Without further ado, I give you my uses:

Hardware

Machine

  • HP Probook 450 G5
    • Processor: Intel Corei7 8th Gen
    • Memory: Hynix 8GB + Trancend 16GB ( Weired combo I know 😉 )
    • Primary HDD: SAMSUNG 128GB M2 stick
    • Secondary HDD: Seagate 1TB Mechinical

Phone

Xiaomi Mi5

Variant: Prime

Released: 2016

Processor: Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820

Storage: 64GB

Memory: 3GB

You can see the specs in detail here.

Software

Operating System

​ Ubuntu latest version (18.10) with Gnome shell

​ Android 8 Oreo with a minimalist launcher called Before Launcher

Terminal

​ Zsh with Oh My Zsh usng powerlevel9k theme with customizations

Code + Image Editors

  • PhpStorm - For my most coding I use PhpStorm
    • Theme: Default
    • Font: Cascadia Code from Microsoft
    • Typora with github theme, for reading and editing markdown, writing articles and anything text related
    • Sublime Text 3 for quick text and mostly for regex
  • Inkscape - For me this is the best svg editor after figma
  • Figma

Productivity + Note-taking

  • Notion: Recently switched from Evernote

Desk

  • Table: Re-purposed our old dining table
  • Chair: An unbranded chair with arm-rest, head and lumbar support adjustment.

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