Development Tools I Like

Hardware Setup

13″ MacBook Pro
Logitech MX Keys S keyboard – the best of mechanical keyboards with the best of Apple’s Magic keyboard: clacky but low profile

Text Editor

emacs

Website Hosting/Tech

  • Carrd – Free responsive single page websites
  • Dreamhost – provides 501(c)(3)s with free shared hosting sufficient for a WordPress brochure site
  • Google Workspace – free email/docs for 501(c)(3)s
  • Ramnode – cheap plans for small scale virtual hosting

Cloud Tools

  • Gleek.io – Entity relationship and other diagramming
  • Palette Generator – 11 Color palette generator based on Refactoring UI principles

Learning Resources

  • Refactoring UI – A structured, logical approach to user interface design which appeals to me as an engineer with zero design sensibilities.