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Station Eleven

TV Series
Station Eleven is a TV series about the stories of survivors of a pandemic. Unlike other post-apocalyptic series, this show is humane, optimistic and beautiful. It’s based on the bestselling novel of the same title.


Darkroom is a photo editing app available on iOS and macOS. It completely replaced my need for Adobe Lightroom, so it's the only photo editing app I use for every photo I take.

Brave New Planet

Brave New Planet is a podcast about new technologies that have the potential to have a significatn impact on the world. It's hosted by scientist Eric Lander. Highly recommend this podcast for anyone interested in topics such as Climate Hacking, Deepfakes, and Autonomous Weapons.


Concepts is a sketch app available on pretty much every mobile platform. Using this app is like handwriting or drawing on an infinite canvas with pens of various sizes, types and colours. It's one of the apps I use the most on my iPad.


Syntax is a podcast by Wes Bos and Scott Tolinski. It covers a wide range of topics related to web development. Since both hosts teach web development for living, they are good at explaining new or complex technologies in a comprehensible way.


TV Series
Devs is a science fiction miniseries created, written, and directed by Alex Garland, who also directed Ex Machina. This show perfectly weaves topics such as quantum computing, fatalism, and messiah that are unlikely to mix at all.


Loom is a video-based async communication tool. It is very easy to use for recording, editing, and sharing videos from a screen and/or webcam. The best part of it is the time-based commenting feature.


Habitify is a habit tracking app available on iOS, macOS, and Android. The tracking side of interface is very minimal and simple, but it also provides fairly detailed analytical reports.


TV Series
Servant is a psychological thriller series written by Tony Basgallop and directed by M. Night Shyamalan. Highly recommend this show for anyone likes the unique tension and immersion by M. Night Shyamalan.

Free Solo

Free Solo is a documentary about an American rock climber, Alex Honnold. It captures him planning and performing free solo climbing El Capitan. It is one of the best documentaries I have ever watched.


Things is an ultimate to-do app available on macOS, iOS, and WatchOS. It is simple enough to use for general to-do lists, but it is also capable of managing more complex tasks.

Manhunt: Unabomber

TV Series
Manhunt: Unabomber is a TV series based on true events of the FBI's hunt for Ted Kaczynski, aka the "Unabomber". Sam Worthington plays FBI agent Jim Fitzgerald, and Paul Bettany portrays Ted Kaczynski.