Picks / 19 recommendations


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.


TV Series
HBO's Chernobyl is a miniseries based on the Chernobyl nuclear disaster in 1986, created and written by Craig Mazin and directed by Johan Renck.

Pocket Casts

Pocket Casts is a podcast app available on iOS, Android and web. It has been my go-to podcast app since 2016, and I still haven't found anything else comparable.


Bobby is an iOS app for subscription tracking. This is a very well-designed app with many handy features such as currency conversion and billing reminders.


1password is undoubtedly the best password management software on the market. It is seamlessly integrated with both iPhone and Mac.