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Top Productivity and Privacy Apps I use in 2019

I use a very minimal number of apps and services for my productivity workflows as I also embrace minimalism and better modern digital well-being philosophies. To be honest, I am continually putting my effort to improve my productivity workflow and minimizing the apps required for that.

Before letting the list roll-on, readers should know I use a Mac on home, PC at work and use Android as a daily runner for casual and professional computing.

Apps that dwells in all platforms I use

These apps are truly multi-platform, so no hurdles in using them on all my devices.

  1. Todoist
  2. Evernote
  3. Notion
  4. Newton Mail
  5. Google Calendar
  6. LastPass
  7. Chrome with Vimium
  8. Google Drive
  9. Grammarly
On Android
  1. SMS Organizer – Intelligent SMS app by Microsoft
  2. Cam Scanner – For scanning documents and receipts
  3. Screen Master – For marking up images and editing screenshots
Apps for Privacy, Security and Performance
  1. 1.1.1.1 and Warp+
  2. Proton Mail
  3. TOR Browser
  4. VPN Secure – Get best VPN deals at StackSocial
Other Apps worth mentioning
  1. Exercise Timer
  2. Running by Adidas
  3. Pocket
  4. Novo Launcher with Sesame
  5. Feedly 
  6. Telegram
On my Mac

I am new to Mac. So far for the last 3 months, the best app that reduces my working time and increases my productivity in Mac is Alfred. Other than that, few of Mac’s default apps are helping significantly for my productivity.

  1. Alfred for Mac
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About the author

Sakthitharan Subramanian

Alpha Geek | Blogger | Former Web Developer & Designer | Productivity Enthusiast | Loves Minimalism | PhD in Computer Science