Aplicaciones de Productividad
Estas son algunas de las mejores aplicaciones de productividad que he usado en ambitos como mi trabajo, mi vida personal y mis proyectos.
Vivaldi is extremely customizable, presenting a wide range of settings and built-in features designed to put the user in control. Its Chromium-based engine makes it fast and compatible with most Chrome extensions, and Vivaldi removes the code that tracks users from it.
It includes fully customizable web browser behaviors, mouse gestures and keyboard shortcuts, Quick Commands, the usual unlimited Speed Dial page, notes that can also be synchronized with the browser data, a webpage screenshot tool, a panel for displaying and managing bookmarks, history, etc, where users can also add their own web panels; the ability to edit the browser theme and toolbars by moving or removing buttons from the interface, moving the tab bar to the side or and/or the address bar to bottom of the window; powerful tab management with tab stacking, tiling and the windows panel, etc...
Vivaldi offers a built-in ad-blocker and partners with DuckDuckGo for the tracker blocker. There is also a support for blocking cookie banners https://vivaldi.com/blog/vivaldi-crumbles-cookie-dialogs-raises-privacy/ with the help of a popular extension named I don't care about cookies and Easylist Cookie List.
A Vivaldi account gives access to the browser data sync, the Vivaldi Community (blogging platform), support forums and Vivaldi Webmail.
It's considered the spiritual successor of the original Opera browser before the complete rewrite that scrapped many of its features and options and the move of the ownership of Opera Software to a consortium of Chinese investors. Vivaldi Technologies was founded by the co-founder and former CEO of Opera, Jon Stephenson von Tetzchner, and Tatsuki Tomita.
Rebuilt from the ground up using Chromium, the new Microsoft Edge brings you world-class compatibility and performance, the security and privacy you deserve, and new features designed to bring you the best of the web.
- Available on all supported versions of Windows, macOS, iOS, and Android.
- News, images, search—choose what you want to see when you open a new tab. Select a layout best for you: Focused, Inspirational, or Informational.
- Integrated with Office 365, Collections makes it easier than ever to collect, organize, share, and export web content to Word or Excel.
- Compatible with your favorite extensions, so it’s easy to personalize your browsing experience. You now can even use Chrome Web Apps and Extensions, available on Chrome Web Store.
- Microsoft Edge and Bing give you more control over your data, and more transparency into what information is being collected, while you browse with new features like Tracking Prevention and InPrivate mode.
- Microsoft Defender SmartScreen automatically protects you online from security issues, phishing schemes, and malicious software.
It is not just another browser Browsers have become a de-facto standard for work, yet they were never designed for it (they were made for browsing the web, duh). A million open tabs, wasted time finding that one message from a month ago, always being logged into the wrong account... We asked ourselves: If we were to build a browser specifically around modern work, what would it look like?
Sidekick is designed around modern workflows, for people who care about doing great work, fast. It comes with advanced features that allow you to focus on doing your best work. Deep integration with your work applications. Powerful search. Keyboard shortcuts. Focus on one project at a time. Keep your most-used apps at your finger tips.
Sidekick is built around your work. So you'll be able to focus on what matters.
Clipboard manager with searchable and editable history.
It's possible to save plain text, images, HTML and other formats, use plugins, filter out content by text, data format or window from which it is copied, use multiple tabs, control application using command-line interface and scripting, assign system-wide shortcuts, paste item into application just by selecting it in tray menu and more.
Opera GX is a special version of the Opera browser built specifically for gamers. The browser includes unique features like CPU, RAM and Network limiters to help you get the most out of both gaming and browsing.
Bring your gaming style to mobile. Connect mobile and desktop browsers with the file-sharing Flow feature, smoothly browse on the go with the one-handed Fast Action Button, and protect your privacy with the built-in ad blocker in the mobile browser for gamers.
Completely customize your color scheme with Opera GX to match your gaming setup. Choose from specially designed themes, and easily select GX desktop wallpapers as a gaming background.
Get free games, the best deals, plus a game-release calendar and gaming news all in one place. GX Corner in the mobile browser also delivers free mobile games and the best game suggestions.
Never miss a live stream. With Twitch right in your sidebar, you can easily see the channels you follow, who's online, and choose to receive notifications whenever someone you follow goes live.
Talk with your teams, friends and communities with Discord in your sidebar. Join us on Discord to talk about gaming, give feedback on GX, and have fun with the Opera GX community.
A world of music and podcasts at your fingertips. Connect to all your music services in one place, and switch between them easily.
Chat and browse at the same time with Facebook Messenger, Telegram, VKontakte, and WhatsApp integrated right into the sidebar.
Just scan a QR code to connect your computer and mobile browsers with Flow. Send links, videos, files and notes to yourself in a single click, and access them instantly on all your devices.
Choose between the Fast Action Button (FAB) and standard navigation in your Opera GX mobile browser. The FAB is always in thumb’s reach and provides haptic feedback - perfect when you’re on the move.
Microsoft 365 (formerly Microsoft Office Suite) is an office suite of applications, servers and services.
The office suite includes:
Microsoft Word Microsoft Office Excel Microsoft Powerpoint Microsoft Office Access Microsoft Office Outlook Microsoft OneNote
With MS Office 2003, 2007 and 2010 you can save all office Documents up to 7 GB for free on your online Microsoft OneDrive , so that you have full access to your documents on any computer, wherever you are.
Other desktop applications included in Microsoft Office suite are:
Microsoft Office Publisher : desktop publishing app mostly used for designing brochures, labels, calendars, greeting cards, business cards, newsletters, web site, and postcards; Microsoft Project : project management software to keep track of events and to create network charts and Gantt charts (not bundled in any Office suite); Microsoft Office Visio : diagram and flowcharting program (not bundled); Microsoft Lync : integrated communications client for conferences and meetings in real time, rebranded as " Skype for Business" in 2015.
Calibre is a free and open source e-book library management application made by users, for users. Many languages, designed around the concept of the logical book, i.e., a single entry in your library that may correspond to actual e-book files in several formats.
Calibre can sort the books in your library by title, author, date added, date published, size, rating, or series, along with extra metadata such as tags and personal comments. You can easily search your book collection for a particular book, based on any of this information. Calibre can also go onto the internet to find online books based on existing title/author or ISBN information.
In addition, Calibre also: -syncs to your ebook reader -downloads news from the internet and converts it into ebook form -offers a ebook viewer that can display all major ebook formats
Library Management E-book conversion Syncing to e-book reader devices Downloading news from the web and converting it into e-book form Built-in e-book viewer Content server for online access to your book collection E-book editor for the major e-book formats
READ ANYTIME, ANYWHERE On the bus, on your break, in your bed—never be without something to read. The Kindle app puts millions of books, magazines, newspapers, comics, and manga at your fingertips.
FIND YOUR NEXT GREAT READ
Find your next great read with Kindle. Choose from millions of Kindle books (including books with Audible narration), magazines, audiobooks, and comics. Explore new releases, Amazon Charts best sellers, and titles across genres like romance, science fiction, children’s books, self-help, religion, nonfiction, and more—and try any book with a sample in the app before you buy on Amazon.com
Kindle Unlimited members can enjoy unlimited reading and listening, with the freedom to explore over 1 million titles, thousands of audiobooks, and current magazines.
Thousands of books, magazines, comics, and more included with Amazon Prime.
GO BEYOND PAPER Turn your phone or tablet into a book with the Kindle app—so you can read anytime, anywhere. Explore these reading features in the Kindle app:
Read your way. Customize your text size, font type, margins, text alignment, and orientation (portrait or landscape)—and choose whether to turn pages from left to right or continuously scroll. Read comfortably day and night with adjustable brightness and background colors. Go to the Aa menu in your book to get started.
Look up words, people, and places while you read. Breeze through words you don’t know and characters you can’t remember with the built-in dictionary, X-Ray, Wikipedia lookup, instant translations, and search within your book. Simply tap and hold a word to view its definition, or follow links to Google and Wikipedia to get more information.
Track your reading progress. See what percent of the book you’ve read, real page numbers (for most top titles), and how much time you have left in the chapter or book based on your actual reading speed.
Bookmark places you want to revisit, and make highlights and take notes throughout your book. Open My Notebook to see all your notes in the same place.
Hop, skim, and jump with Page Flip. Flip between pages or get a bird’s-eye view of your book with Page Flip—don’t worry, we’ll save your place.
Zoom in on high-definition color images in Kindle books, magazines, comics, and manga.
Sync your books across devices. When you’re reading a book, the Kindle app will automatically sync where you left off—along with any bookmarks, highlights, or notes—so you can start reading on one device and pick up where you left off on another.
Integrating powerful tools for book annoation, mindmapping, flashcards and more, to build up your reading notes as never before.
Start Your Reading - Document vs Study Document for book management and light read-annotation; Study notebooks with a full set of toolkit.
Clipping Reading Notes Easily create a note by select of book text.
Look Up Keywords in Research Browser Emphasize text keywords and instant access to built-in research browser.
Organize multi-book reading notes all in ONE map Regroup and merge notes, linking and re-mapping the way you want.
Review Notes as Flashcards Turn yours notes into flashcards to study wherever you go.
Ready for export in multiple formats Word, PDF, Evernote, OmniOutliner, Anki, iThoughts, Xmind, Mindnode.
iThoughtsHD brings mind mapping to the iPad. Based on the award winning iThoughts for iPhone, iThoughtsHD has been designed specifically for the iPad.
iThoughtsHD will import and export mindmaps to and from many of the most popular desktop mindmap applications such as MyThoughts, Freemind, Freeplane, XMind, Novamind, MindManager, MindView, ConceptDraw MINDMAP, MindGenius and iMindmap.
Foxit Reader is a free and light-weight multi-platform PDF document viewer. Its core function is compatible with PDF Standard 1.7.
Whether you're a consumer, business, government agency, or educational organization, you need to read, create, sign, and annotate (comment on) PDF documents and fill out PDF forms. Foxit Reader is a small, lightning fast, and feature rich PDF viewer which allows you to open, view, sign, and print any PDF file. Foxit Reader is the only high volume PDF reader providing a complete PDF creation solution, providing the power of PDF creation to every desktop. Foxit Reader comes equipped with comprehensive protection against security vulnerabilities, keeping your system and company safe.
Working on a project, researching a topic or writing an article? Walling makes it easy to break down your ideas, refine them and visually organize them.
Brain dump with ease Unlike linear documents, with Walling you can throw out your ideas into Bricks and worry later about organizing and revising them.
See the big picture With your ideas side by side, Walling empowers you to step back and get a high level understanding of what you're working on.
Plan just about anything Use Walling to organize work or personal projects, tasks and ideas.
Independently or with your team Invite your team to a Wall or create a Workspace to manage your team's Walls in one place with members roles and centralized billing.
As simple as a spreadsheet Airtable looks like a fast and flexible spreadsheet, but it's actually a relational database that can store almost anything.
Save time by working together Airtable's built for collaboration and lets you share your data, chat with teammates, and see changes as they happen.
Manage your data from anywhere Airtable syncs across all your devices to keep your data up-to-date wherever you go. Our mobile apps make it easy to add and remove data, attach files, and collaborate with your team.
The free version has unlimited bases, 1,200 records per base, 2GB per base, and 2 weeks of revision and snapshot history.
Write! is a distraction-free text editor that boosts your productivity. It supports markdown syntax, spell-checker, cloud integration and much more!
Native Cloud Clean UI With Tabs Writing Sessions Document Link Sharing Dark Theme Unlimited Ctrl+Z Preset Text Styles Cross-Document Search Compact UI For Note-Taking Configurable Auto-Complete Productivity Counters Intelligent Spellchecker Markup Support Keyboard-Friendly UI Magic Font Rendering Right-To-Left Writing Export to PDF, TXT, md ... and many more via weekly updates!
A discounted version for students is available.
Lightshot - easy screenshot tool, is screen capture tool for Windows and Mac platforms, with the added advantage of automatically uploading it online for sharing or editing. Available also as Firefox addon, Chrome extension and besides Desktop application. The program has short domain https://prnt.sc/g5g1s5 (or long one http://prntscr.com/g5g1s5 inspite, here they're soft options on this screenshot) where you can see all screenshots you've uploaded before.
"Everything" is an administrative tool that locates files and folders by filename instantly for Windows. Unlike Windows search "Everything" initially displays every file and folder on local or removable NTFS volumes on your computer (hence the name "Everything"), and on mapped network drives with ETP server and an everything installation too. You type in a search filter to limit what files and folders are displayed. 19 languages supported.
How can "Everything" index a mapped network drive? To search a networked computer you will need to run Everything on both computers. One computer will need to Start an ETP server. The other computer will need to connect to that ETP server.
To start an ETP server:
- In Everything, On the Tools menu, click Start ETP server.
To connect to an ETP server:
- In Everything, On the Tools menu, click Connect to ETP Server....
- Type in the ETP server name.
- Type in the ETP server port.
- Type in the ETP server user.
- Type in the ETP server password.
- Click OK.
Las aplicaciones de WPS son realmente competentes y un excelente complemento al office de Microsoft, por una licencia que se puede conseguir por 17 dólares en algunos sitios de internet usted tendrá un procesador de texto, de presentaciones y hojas de cálculo profesionales.
El verdadero valor añadido de esta aplicación está en su editor de pdf, perfectamente funcional para las tareas más comunes, es una navaja suiza de la productividad a la hora de editar los pdfs, transformarlos o comprimirlos.
Adicionalmente ofrece un respaldo en la nube donde tambien puedes continuar la edición de un documento directamente en la nube.
Microsoft OneNote, part of the Microsoft 365 (Office), is a digital notebook application that gives people one place to gather notes and information. It also offers shared notebooks, syncing between multiple computers and devices via Windows Live online storage, and optical character recognition (OCR) for getting a text from pictures, business cards, etc.
An online version, OneNote Online, is also available as part of Office Online. Only the online version is free.
A second brain, for you, forever.
The human brain is non-linear: we jump from idea to idea, all the time. Your second brain should work the same.
In Obsidian, making and following [[connections]] is frictionless. Tend to your notes like a gardener; at the end of the day, sit back and marvel at your own knowledge graph.
- You 100% own your data: Obsidian uses a local folder of Markdown files
- Wiki-style links between pages
- Graph view of the relationship between all your notes
- Jump between notes with keyboard only
- Flexible plugin system, you only need to enable the ones that matter to you. Some plugins include:
- In-app PDF viewer
- Audio player
- Use ![[image.png]] syntax to embed a multimedia file (currently images and audio, more to come)
Notion es una de las mejores plataformas para trabajar, no es unidimensional, sino que ofrece diferentes características que le permiten adaptarse a multiples flujos de trabajo.
Su fuerte es el trabajo orientado a la nube, pues sus aplicaciones a nivel de sistema operativo tienen algunas limitaciones propias de clientes sencillos.