Victor Kropp

App Defaults

Shamelessly stolen from Garrit and inspired by Hemispheric Views 097 - Duel of the Defaults!

If you like this format, check out Robb Knight’s list of App Defaults blog posts.

Here’s my list:
📨 Mail Client: Mail.app
📮 Mail Server: Migadu
📝 Notes: Apple Notes
✅ To-Do: Apple Reminders
🟦 Photo Management: iCloud Photos & Google Photos
📆 Calendar: Google Calendar via Calendar.app
📁 Cloud File Storage: Google Drive & iCloud
📖 RSS: RIP Google Reader
🙍🏻‍♂️ Contacts: Google Contacts
🌐 Browser: Safari (personal) & Google Chrome (work)
💬 Chat: Telegram, WhatsApp & Slack
🔖 Bookmarks: in browser
📑 Read It Later: open tabs
📜 Word Processing: Markdown, Google Docs
📈 Spreadsheets: Google Sheets
📊 Presentations: Keynote
🛒 Shopping Lists: Google Keep (for historical reasons)
🍴 Meal Planning: my wife
💰 Budgeting and Personal Finance: spreadsheets
📰 News: Süddeutsche Zeitung
🎵 Music: Spotify
🎤 Podcasts: Apple Podcasts
🔐 Password Management: 1Password (used to be pass)

Huh, it seems I’m mostly using Apple & Google services, but also looking for viable alternatives, like Spotify, 1Password or Migadu.

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