The following are the applications I use regularly together with some details about how and why I use them. (Under construction.)

Productivity


Writing

  • Simplenote

Reading & Research

  • GoodReader
  • Kindle
  • Constitution

Presentations, Podcasts, & Professor-ing


  • Keynote
  • Voice Memos


Personal Information Management

  • Sparrow (Replaced Gmail)
  • Agenda (Replaced Calendar)
  • Contacts (iOS)
  • Mint.com
  • GoTasks



Internet



Web (Consumption)

  • Terra

News & Feeds

  • Read It Later
  • Reeder
  • Facebook
  • (Apps for various news sites: Economist, NYTimes, CNN, &c.)

Shopping

  • Newegg
  • Amazon
  • Walmart
  • Kayak

Communications

  • Google Voice

Media & Games



Media (Consumption)

  • Photos (iOS)
  • Music (iOS)
  • Videos (iOS)
  • Netflix
  • Instacast
  • Pandora
  • redbox


Games

  • Trenches
  • StupidZombie
  • TapDefense

System



Syncing & Remote Access

  • Mocha VNC Lite
  • Splashtop Remote

Utilities


  • AirPort Utility
  • Find iPhone
  • Battery Magic
  • Speed Test


Tools


  • Alarmed
  • Remote
  • TripIt
  • Mobile Mouse


File Management


  • Dopbox

Kids’ Stuff


Learning

  • PhonicsIsland
  • ABC PhotoTouch - “Touch the S.”
  • iWriteWords

Books

  • Going to Bed

Creative Play

  • ABC Coloring Book
  • ABC Magnetland
  • Toontastic