Software I use

On this page I list the software I use mostly on a daily basis.


Note taking / to do

Omnifocus – For Getting things done

Evernote – My (long-term) memory

Day One – Daily notes

Word processing

Office: MAC – Mostly for my daily work. Nothing beats Excel. But I do not use Outlook.

Byword – For plain text documents

Email – Front end for all my email

Gmail – I mainly use but sometimes I find Gmail more convenient.


Fantastical – Great for making quick meetings – For an overview of the week or month

Web browsing

Safari – For browsing the internet

Chrome – Hardly use it anymore, Safari is so much better than it uses to be


iTunes – For listening to music


AppleScript: For productivity enhancements

Hazel: Keeps me paperless

CrashPlan: Backup in the cloud

TextExpender: Type more with less

Cobook: Integrate all your contacts

BetterTouchTool: You can do some much with the touchpad

Moom: Get your windows into the right shape

HandyPrint: Print from IOS devices

F.lux: it matches your screen to the amount of daylight