Apps, Tools, and Gear I Use (2021 edition)

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  • GitHub repo dotfiles

    :computer: my dotfiles (Ubuntu&MacOS) (by maxpou)

    Full list of plugins that I Can't Live Without.

  • GitHub repo powerlevel10k

    A Zsh theme

    I mostly use my terminal in VSCode. Otherwise, I use iTerm. My terminal theme is powerlevel10k.

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  • GitHub repo axe-core

    Accessibility engine for automated Web UI testing

    Accessibility Insights and axe for Accessibility audits

  • GitHub repo oh-my-zsh

    🙃 A delightful community-driven (with 1700+ contributors) framework for managing your zsh configuration. Includes nearly 300 optional plugins (rails, git, OSX, hub, capistrano, brew, ant, php, python, etc), over 140 themes to spice up your morning, and an auto-update tool so that makes it easy to keep up with the latest updates from the community. [Moved to:]

    Zsh with Oh My Zsh. Oh My Zsh is a framework for managing zsh configuration.

  • GitHub repo squoosh

    Make images smaller using best-in-class codecs, right in the browser.

    Squoosh - Image compression

  • GitHub repo lighthouse

    Automated auditing, performance metrics, and best practices for the web.

    Lighthouse (CLI) - Auditing, performance metrics, and best practices for Progressive Web Apps.

  • GitHub repo privacybadger

    Privacy Badger is a browser extension that automatically learns to block invisible trackers.

    uBlock Origin and Privacy Badger to preserve my privacy on the internets

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  • GitHub repo hub

    A command-line tool that makes git easier to use with GitHub.

    Hub - a wrapper for Git command (Git+Hub=GitHub).

  • GitHub repo gtop

    System monitoring dashboard for terminal

    gtop - an alternative to activity monitor.

  • GitHub repo bat

    A cat(1) clone with wings.

    Bat - the cat command on steroids.

  • GitHub repo n

    Node version management

    n - a super handy tool for node version management.

  • GitHub repo

    :globe_with_meridians: Maxpou's personal website

    GitHub - Where I host my code and run CI/CD pipelines

NOTE: The number of mentions on this list indicates mentions on common posts plus user suggested alternatives. Hence, a higher number means a more popular project.

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