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

  • 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.

  • Canny - Track feedback to build better products.

  • Metabase - Simplest, fastest way to get business intelligence and analytics to everyone in your company. (Binary deployment)

  • 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.

  • 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 👨‍👨‍👦 by monitoring wifi signals 📡.

  • 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 — 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.

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