- 1 Programming
- 2 Other
- 3 Android Apps
|VS-Code||General Porpuse Text-Editor with
Extensions in use:
|Jetbrains' IntelliJ IDEA Ultimate||My favorite IDE for Java/Web-Development with
|Jetbrains' CLion||My favorite C++ IDE which has all the Stuff which I like most about IntelliJ, but for C++ Programs|
|Visual Studio||C++ IDE (Only in use to follow along with most C++ related Tutorials because most of them use VS)|
|Arduino IDE||IDE for programming with the Arduino Micro Controller|
|JDGUI||fast, standalone, Open-Source Java-Decompiler with many nice features (Drag and Drop, supports CLASS/JAR/WAR/EAR/ZIP-files, color-coded preview of decompiled source-code with class-hierarchy, ... ). Available for any OS. (Java/Groovy-Program)|
|Git||Favored Version Control System (VCS)|
|SVN (Subversion)||Version Control System (VCS) used in my companies' intern branch|
|SmartSVN||The only way one can use SVN without headaches. Awesome License-Plan: Buy it one time, have it forever - Only need to buy a new License if one wants to use a version that comes out 2 years later after current version.|
|draw.io||The BEST and most multi-Purpose Diagram-Making Software in existence. Works on every Computer, even in the Web.|
|XAMPP||preferred LAMP-Stack with useful add-on programs like phpMyAdmin, available for any OS (XAMPP stands for: Cross Plattform, Apache Webserver, MariaDB, Perl und PHP)|
Favored Versions of Programming Languages/Frameworks
|Python||3.6 (PEP 484 is love. I am a strong defender of the benefits of strong typing!)|
|Discord||The best cross-platform chat app for text, video and voice chat - used by more than 250 million people worldwide. It's like the best of Skype and TeamSpeak³ combined, but all for free and every platform (Everyone can create his own community server, totally for free with a lot of settings, permissions, groups, bots, and much more.).
Update: I am a simpler man now. I prise an empty desktop with a nice Wallpaper, and just a nice Wallpaper.
|OBS Studio||Open-Source-Software for recording Videos and broadcasting Livestreams|
|PuTTY||Favored SSH-Client (Secure Shell Protocol for ~Remote Console Access~).|
|SuperPuTTY||Wrapper for PuTTY in which one can maintain multiple SSH/RDP-Sessions in one window. Each Session is represented by a Tab. Only available for Windows, though!|
|Remmina||RDP, VNC, NX, XDMCP, SPICE and SSH-Client for POSIX Systems.|
|FileZilla||Favored, customizeable and widely-used FTP-Client (File-Transfer Protocol)|
|FortiExplorer for Windows
|FortiExplorer allows one to have access to the FortiOS setup wizard, Web-based Manager, and a simulated CLI console by connecting the PC to a Fortinet Device that has a USB-AB Port. It's a standalone Application that also installs some brand-own drivers for this communication. It was discontinued in 2016 but is still available for download on their Support Website (Login needed).|
|TeamViewer||Remote Control Software used nearly everywhere and known by nearly everyone|
|Videolan's VLC Media Player||Media Player for |
|PicPick||All-in-one Graphic Design, Screen Capture Software, Image Editor, Color Picker, Pixel Ruler and More.
Started using it when i started to make pictures for my text-tutorials. (Lightshot is more for "quick screenshots")
|Sagethumbs 2||Program which extends the Preview-Icon-Functionality of Windows's Explorer with an enormous amount of formats (One of my favorite use cases: PSD (Photoshop Files))|
|Qoppa's PDFStudio PRO||THE BEST PDF Editing Software, available for all major OS (Java Application)!
It has got everything you can do with a PDF, and even more. Some of my main use cases are: Bookmarking (scanned) PDFs, Merging/Splitting PDF's WHILE keeping all the bookmarks (I wouldn't use this program without this 2 features), OCR with After-Editing features, Conversion to/from other formats.
|Outlook||Favored E-Mail Client. I especially like it for its Export-to-File Functionality.|
|Camera Raw||Plugin for Adobe Photoshop / Adobe Bridge to handle RAW-Pictures.|
|1Password||Favored Secret-Manager. (Not only Passwords)|
|NordVPN||Favored VPN, available for all Platforms.|
|Windows Defender||Favored Antivirus for Windows.|
|Cisco Packet Tracer||Powerful networking simulation tool. Used in my School and many others. The best way to learn about networking, routing, switching, how the TCP/OSI-Layers and Packets work (You can inspect and watch the process and steps an individual packet goes through - on each Layer - and see why something (doesnt) work), etc...|
|nmap||Free and open source, nearly-all-plattform (It is a CLI-Tool, but I use it only with its (official) GUI named "Zenmap"), portable utility for network discovery and security auditing.|
|Wireshark||"The world’s foremost and widely-used network protocol analyzer which lets you see what’s happening on your network at a microscopic level and is the de facto (and often de jure) standard across many commercial and non-profit enterprises, government agencies, and educational institutions."|
|Balena's Etcher||Cross-Plattform Image Flashing Utility for SD-Cards as well as USB-Mediums (Program build upon Electron(js) for Cross-Platform usability)|
|Windows Media Creation Tool||Tool which allows one to download the latest Windows ISO to a File or to directly burn it to an USB-Thumbdrive.|
Computer Management Utilities
|HiSuite||Huawei's "Android Device Manager" used to manage, backup and restore all files on a Huawei Smartphone|
|Razer Synapse 3||Razer's Laptop Control Software|
|Logitech Options||Logitech's new Mouse/Keyboard Control-Software.
If one is on Windows 10 and plugs in a Logitech Mouse, a pop-up (like the one known from most Antivirus Softwares) appears which hints one to install this Software.
|Intel XTU||Intel's "Extreme Tuning Utility" lets you tune, overview and benchmark like every parameter a cpu can possibly have (And it isn't software-level-configuration. It is configuring the cpu parameters itself - so they stay until a system-crash (like BSOD) occurs and resets them to their defaults). I mostly use it for undervolting Laptop CPU's and to check if a CPU is Power-Throtteling.|
|Intel DSA||Intel's "Driver Support Assistent" finds the newest Drivers of Intel Hardware (like WiFi or Blueetooth) for a given Computer.|
|MSI Afterburner||Universal Graphics-Card Control-Software with many Features like showing Hardware-Informationen, displaying the current Temperature/Perfomance using a HUD or even controlling the Clock-Speeds of the GPU|
|HWINFO||Advanced System Monitoring Utility - including Temperatures and Clockspeeds of every Hardware of every core|
|CCleaner||Computer and Registry Cleaner (Used on rare occasions)|
|Duplicate Cleaner Pro 4||BEST Duplicate Cleaning Application. Features include:
|CrystalDiskMark||Most wide-spread and long established Disk Perfomance Benchmark (Can also benchmark my NAS with the feature to select a specific Folder)|
|CrystalDiskInfo||(Never really used it, but it also comes from CrystalMark and is trusted to be one of the best Inspection Program for Hard Drives, which is why I have it installed.)|
|BattleNET-Launcher||Game-Hub for Overwatch|
|Ubisoft Connect||Game-Hub for Anno and R6.|
|Minecraft||My favourite game of all time <3.
|Oculus Quest Link||Official Software by Oculus used in combination with a combatible USB3-Cable to connect my Oculus Quest with the Power of my PC - To play all Games playable on the Oculus Rift or any other App on my computer.|
|Google Calendar||Cross-Platform and simple to use Calendar - available for every OS (even a Web-App), simply integrateable in any App using Google's Calendar API|
|Google Maps||Cross-Platform and simple to use Map - available for every OS (even a Web-App), simply integrateable in any App using Google's Map API. Emphasizing Features / What I like about it:
|Google News||Preferred App that collects Headlines from multiple News-Companies and shows you those which fit to your Profile (You can easily say "I do (not) want more of Category X" or "Do (not) show me an article like this for the next few times" or "I do (not) want to read articles from [Source]" etc.)|
|Gerät finden||Smartphone/Tablet/Smart-Watch finder which allows me to
|Google Contacts||Online (Cloud) Contact Manager in which every Person can have a fully detailed Portfolio (aka. many Fields) and custom added Tags for even more Categorization matters.|
|Gboard||Favored Android-Keyboard wich supports Glide-Typing and has got some neat settings for customization of the looks and interactions.|
|Google Assistant||Favored Mobile Voice Assistant.|
|Discord||Mobile-App of Discord.
|Favored Social Media Platform where users can post short messages/status updates, so called "tweets". A Tweet can be liked, re-posted (retweeted) and commented.|
|Wasting Time and some News. No - I don't use it for porn or watch-people-dying.|
|Patreon||Patreon is a social platfrom where users can support their favorite creators for making the stuff they're crazy about.
The Creator can set up a set of plans a user can subscribe to. Each Plan can have it's own description and monthly price-tag. The Creator can then publish stuff on his patreon account that only users with a given Plan have access to. Supporters can also comment on the posts made, chat with a patreon in a private chat or turn on notifications so they don't miss out on new stuff.
|THE most widely-known Internet-Messaging-Platform one can think of. Features include chat-groups, voice-calls, video-calls, end-to-end encrypted chat with one person, chat-backups, sending all kinds of media within chats, being spyed on by Facebook, etc.|
|Threema||Like a paid version of WhatsApp, but with more encryption and anonymity made in Switzerland.|
|1Password||Android-App for 1Password, my favored Password Manager.|
|Google Authenticator||Recommended 2FA App|
|Meine smartID||New 2FA App needed to validate Transactions or Login with my locale bank institution.|
|Duolingo||Used for learning new Languages|
|Untis Mobile||Used to look up the current Timetable and upcoming Tests in higher schools|
|Wikipedia||Native (feeling?) Wikipedia where you offline-store pages and view your timeline. Dark-Mode is pretty nice too.|
|Net Analyzer (Pro)||Multi-Functional Network Diagnosis Tool with an overwhelming amount of features, including:
|Termius||SSH client that works on Desktop and Mobile. Features (most only available for the "Premium"-Tier):
|NordVPN||Favored VPN Service Provider, available for every OS|
|Hue||Used to control my Philipps-Hue Smart-Home Peripherals|
|Google Translate||Most well-known Translator app., Features i love:
|Amazon Alexa||Used to manage my Alexa Peripherals and to see who has asked what :D.|
|cleVVVer mobil||Awesome App that calculate routes using my country's local buses/trains/trams (Vorarlberger Verkehrs Verbund) at a given time. It also takes into consideration if there are any disruptions or a connection can't be made because of Delays. By the way, there's also an web-application.|
|Offline Maps & Navigation||The most well-rated, most-downloaded and most-feature-packed Navigational-Map that allows you to download the data of entire countries on your phone for offline usage. (In Google Maps you can only download a small set of even small regions!)
It has got all of the features that Google Maps also has - except (obviously) the syncing with a Google Maps Accounts' Activity/Points/Labels/Rating/... It even has got more features than Google. Features include:
Banking + Shopping
|Meine Hypo||Mobile Banking App|
|Cineplexx||App for the cinemas in my country.|
|ClickUp||Mobile App of the Project Managing Tool used by my Company|
|TeamViewer||Mobile Version of TeamViewer, the most well-known remote-access software|
|Microsoft OneDrive||Current in-use cloud-storage solution because i get it for free with my Office-365 subscription for up to 5 Accounts of which everyone can have their own 1TB of storage for their microsoft account.|
|Nova Launcher||Favored Android Launcher with many configurable Options (Changes the UI and UX of the Homescreen)|
|MIUI 10 Pixel (Icon Pack)|
|OXYGEN (Icon Pack)|
|Pixel Pie (Icon Pack)|
|WALLOOP PRIME/PRO||The best (live and static) wallpapers app without ads (Premium/Pro), always updated. Seperated in different Categories (e.G: PREMIUM, AMOLED LIVE, VAPORWARE LIVE, SUPERHEROES LIVE, NATURAL LIVE, MINIMAL LIVE, HD+ LIVE, JUST 4K, AMAZING, ABSTRACT, AERIAL VIEW, AMOLED, ANIMALS, ARTWORKS, AURORA, BLUR & BOKEH, VEHICLES, DARK, LOW POLY, LEGENDS, MATERIAL, MINIMAL, MOUNTAINS, POLYSCAPES, QUOTES, SCENIC, SPACE & UNIVERSE, TEXTURE, TILT SHIFT, YOSEMITE, ... ).|
Music & Movies
|Youtube Music||Favored Music-Streaming Service with Options to download for offline-listening, enable/disable the video-view, play while phone is turned to standby and other things a music streaming service can.
I especially like its automatic music playlist generation (i.e. its algorithms) - 99,9% of the time I just click on one music video on the main page and good music comes out ;).
|Audible||The leading provider of audiobooks and radio plays in which you can also download your audio-titles for offline-usage and listen to them even when your phone is in "stand-by".|
|Bose Connect||Used to change settings of my Bose headphone.|
|UE BOOM||Used to manage by BOOM speaker. Functions include:
|Chrome||Favored Mobile Browser|