I use a very minimal number of apps and services for my productivity workflows as I also embrace minimalism and better modern digital well-being philosophies. To be honest, I am continually putting my effort to improve my productivity workflow and minimizing the apps required for that.
Before letting the list roll-on, readers should know I use a Mac on home, PC at work and use Android as a daily runner for casual and professional computing.
Apps that dwells in all platforms I use
These apps are truly multi-platform, so no hurdles in using them on all my devices.
- Newton Mail
- Google Calendar
- Chrome with Vimium
- Google Drive
- SMS Organizer – Intelligent SMS app by Microsoft
- Cam Scanner – For scanning documents and receipts
- Screen Master – For marking up images and editing screenshots
Apps for Privacy, Security and Performance
Other Apps worth mentioning
- Exercise Timer
- Running by Adidas
- Novo Launcher with Sesame
On my Mac
I am new to Mac. So far for the last 3 months, the best app that reduces my working time and increases my productivity in Mac is Alfred. Other than that, few of Mac’s default apps are helping significantly for my productivity.
- Alfred for Mac