Tools

I love software and non software tools that help me in some way. Most tools I use & like are mentioned appropriately in other parts of the wiki.

Other

  • ​Loom - Most effective way to get your message across, no matter where you work.

  • ​Pulumi - Declare cloud infrastructure using real languages.

  • ​HASH - Open-source platform for general purpose simulation backed and built by the founders of Kaggle, Stack Overflow, Trello, and Glitch.

  • ​Parabola - Hand off your routine data tasks by describing them in Parabola. Build once, reuse infinitely. (Article)

  • ​Exploding Topics - We surface rapidly growing topics before they take off.

  • ​Timber - New kind of cloud-based logging system designed for applications and developers.

  • ​Bit.sv - New content network that lets anyone earn money from their interests.

  • ​Drift - Connect Your Sales Teams With Your Future Customers.

  • ​Yac - Asynchronous voice collaboration for remote teams.

  • ​Flowkit - User flows right inside your favorite design tool.

  • ​CoScreen - Radically different remote collaboration tool. (HN)

  • ​Polar Bookshelf - Personal knowledge repository for PDF and web content supporting incremental reading and document annotation. (Code)

  • ​Instantish - Chat-first issue tracker.

  • ​Missive - Collaborative email app where you’ll feel right at home.

  • ​cargo-crev - Cryptographically verifiable code review system for the cargo (Rust) package manager.

  • ​Cocoon - Dedicated space for the most important people in your life.

  • ​Next Please - Track features your users request and collaborate on your roadmap.

  • ​Render - Unified platform to build and run all your apps and websites with free SSL, a global CDN, private networks and auto deploys from Git.

  • ​Avatars - Every app needs an avatar. We make it hassle free.

  • ​Gravatar - Attach an image to an email and websites supporting Gravatar will simply pick up the image you specified.

  • ​Calendly - Schedule meetings.

  • ​Styleguide - Tool to make creating and maintaining style guides easy.

  • ​UFree - Sort out what day to meet.

  • ​Updwn - See what everybody thinks.

  • ​Leetchi - Online money pot for group gifting & personal fundraising.

  • ​Paddle - Checkout, subscriptions, licenses, promotions and analytics that work well together.

  • ​Git.io - URL shortener by GitHub.

  • ​Sourcegraph - Code search and intelligence, self-hosted and scalable.

  • ​Observable - Discover insights faster and communicate more effectively with interactive notebooks for data analysis, visualization, and exploration.

  • ​Carbon - Create and share beautiful images of your source code.

  • ​livegrep - Tool, partially inspired by Google Code Search, for interactive regex search of ~gigabyte-scale source repositories.

  • ​webhook - Lightweight incoming webhook server to run shell commands.

  • ​PerfectXL - Excel Risk Eliminator.

  • ​Canny - Track feedback to build better products.

  • ​EditorConfig - Helps maintain consistent coding styles for multiple developers working on the same project across various editors and IDEs.

  • ​Apprise - Push Notifications that work with just about every platform.

  • ​Bloaty - Size profiler for binaries.

  • ​mdck - Reports broken links found within md files.

  • ​Coverr - Beautiful, free videos for your homepage.

  • ​Tiny Letter​

  • ​Loom - New kind of work communication tool that helps you get your message across through instantly shareable videos.

  • ​Habitat - Modern applications with built-in automation.

  • ​Toodles - Project management directly from the TODO's in your codebase.

  • ​Speedscope - Fast, interactive web-based viewer for performance profiles.

  • ​Dependabot - Creates pull requests to keep your dependencies secure and up-to-date.

  • ​imgproxy - Fast and secure standalone server for resizing and converting remote images.

  • ​Loki - Like Prometheus, but for logs.

  • ​HCL - HashiCorp configuration language.

  • ​Buttondown - Easiest way to run your newsletter in markdown.

  • ​How many people are around - Count the number of people around you πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘¦ by monitoring wifi signals πŸ“‘.

  • ​Confluent - Streaming platform built by the original creators of Apache Kafka.

  • ​JournalBook - Private, offline-first personal journal.

  • ​AfterClass - New kind of document for futuristic teams.

  • ​WriteFreely - Simple, federated blogging platform. Written in Go.

  • ​Snap.as - Permanent home for your photos.

  • ​Jsonnet - Data templating language.

  • ​fastmod - Fast partial replacement for the codemod tool.

  • ​showthedocs - Documentation browser that finds the relevant docs for your code.

  • ​hack.chat - Minimal, distraction-free chat application.

  • ​Seafile - Enterprise file hosting platform with high reliability and performance.

  • ​Outline - Read & annotate without distractions.

  • ​HelloSign - Most Powerful Platform for Business Agreements.

  • ​Liberapay - Recurrent donations platform. OSS.

  • ​Catch - Taxes, retirement, health insurance and more β€” built to work together like they always should have.

  • ​Etcher - Flash OS images to SD cards & USB drives, safely and easily.

  • ​gosu - Simple Go-based setuid+setgid+setgroups+exec.

  • ​parinfer-rust - Infer parentheses for Clojure, Lisp and Scheme.

  • ​Gistlink - JavaScript sandbox environments that you can share via URL.

  • ​Glide - Create a mobile app from a Google Sheet in 5 minutes, for free.

  • ​Changemap - Involve users and manage features from suggestion to changelog.

  • ​wallabag - Self hostable application for saving web pages: Save and classify articles. Read them later. Freely.

  • ​Project Iris - Completely decentralized cloud messaging.

  • ​yq - Lightweight and portable command-line YAML processor.

  • ​Replies - Helps to reduce the effort required to process customer enquiries to a minimum. Numerous functions optimize the entire process - from receiving to resolving the request.

  • ​Beehive - Flexible event/agent & automation system with lots of bees.

  • ​mrm - Command line tool to help you keep configuration (package.json, .gitignore, .eslintrc, etc.) of your open source projects in sync.

  • ​Dark - Holistic programming language, structured editor, and infrastructure, for building backend web services.

  • ​Checkly - Monitor the performance and correctness of your API endpoints & vital site transactions from a single, simple dashboard.

  • ​Lattice - Performance management and employee engagement.

  • ​Memex - Privacy focused extension to annotate, search and organize what you've seen online.

  • ​Narrative - Builds brands, websites and products for growth-minded companies.

  • ​Forethought - Agatha, A.I. for Customer Support.

  • ​Fixmie - Automated code fixes.

  • ​Fabric - Platform that helps your mobile team build better apps, understand your users, and grow your business.

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

  • ​Mathigon - Smartest textbook in the world.

  • ​Versus - Discover more than 7 million comparisons. Smartphones, Cities, Apps, Universities and much more.

  • ​envinfo - Generate a report about your development environment for debugging and issue reporting.

  • ​Sheetson - Instantly turn any Google Sheet into RESTful API.

  • ​Are.na - Save content, create collections, and connect ideas with other people.

  • ​Otter - Generate rich notes for meetings, interviews, lectures, and other important voice conversations.

  • ​Tettra - Knowledge management system for high-performance teams.

  • ​UIBot - Experiment on how far one could automate the generation of visual designs, what kinds of advantages it would lead to and what issues one would face.

  • ​Response - Monzo's real-time incident response and reporting tool.

  • ​rclone - Command line program to sync files and directories to and from different cloud storage providers.

  • ​Pandoc - Universal markup converter.

  • ​fswatch - File change monitor that receives notifications when the contents of the specified files or directories are modified.

  • ​UserMirror - Reliable services to build privacy-first systems.

  • ​Vector - High-Performance, Logs, Metrics, & Events Router.

  • ​Happy Scribe - Video & Audio to Text in minutes.

  • ​Fireworq - Lightweight, high-performance, language-independent job queue system.

  • ​Stripe CLI - Command-line tool for Stripe.

  • ​watchman - Watches files and records, or triggers actions, when they change.

  • ​watchexec - Executes commands in response to file modifications.

  • ​silicon - Create beautiful image of your source code.

  • ​transfer.sh - Easy and fast file sharing from the command-line.

  • ​Kythe - Pluggable, (mostly) language-agnostic ecosystem for building tools that work with code.

  • ​StackSnippet - Aims to combine the preciseness of Google Search with Stack Overflow's vast reservoir of helpful code snippets.

  • ​fio - Flexible I/O Tester.

  • ​Sentry - Cross-platform application monitoring, with a focus on error reporting.

  • ​Webflow - Gives you the power to design, build, and launch responsive websites visually, while writing clean, semantic code for you.

  • ​Quip - Real-time document collaboration.

  • ​Percy - All-in-one visual review platform.

  • ​Shiori - Simple bookmark manager built with Go.

  • ​Segment - Collect, standardize, and activate your customer data in the marketing and analytics tools you need to run your business, all with a single API.

  • ​Adblock Radio - Library to block ads on live radio streams and podcasts. Machine learning meets Shazam.

  • ​Mutagen - Make remote development work with your local tools.

  • ​Draftbit - Visually build native mobile appsβ€”all from your browser.

  • ​Betterer - Makes it easier to make incremental improvements to your codebase.

  • ​Deepsource - Detect bug risks, anti-patterns and security vulnerabilities before they end up in production. For Python and Go.

  • ​Spotify TUI - Spotify client for the terminal written in Rust.

  • ​Open Policy Agent - Open source, general-purpose policy engine.

  • ​n8n - Workflow Automation Tool.

  • ​DevDash - Highly Configurable Terminal Dashboard for Developers.

  • ​Sanity - Fastest, most flexible platform for delivering content to digital devices and products.

  • ​LiveDocs - Programmable, self-updating document for futuristic companies.

  • ​Lemmy - Building a federated alternative to reddit in rust.

  • ​Statebox - Building a formally verified process language using robust mathematical principles to prevent errors, allow compositionality and ensure termination.

  • ​Serf - Service orchestration and management tool.

  • ​Crisp - Give your customer messaging experience a human touch.

  • ​Polynote - Better notebook for Scala (and more). (Article) (HN)

  • ​Firebase CLI​

  • ​Transform - Polyglot web converter.

  • ​Simple Scraper - Extract data from any website in seconds.

  • ​Zulip Chat - Combines the immediacy of real-time chat with an email threading model. (OSS)

  • ​Roam - Note-taking tool for networked thought.

  • ​Repren - Simple but flexible command-line tool for rewriting file contents according to a set of regular expression patterns.

  • ​SILE - Typesetting system; its job is to produce beautiful printed documents.

  • ​CozyCal - Delightfully Simple Scheduling.

  • ​Carrd - Simple, free, fully responsive one-page sites for pretty much anything.

  • ​kache - Simple in memory cache written using go.

  • ​Whimsical - The Visual Workspace.

  • ​linkinator - Scurry around your site and find all those broken links.

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