🛠 Tools & Tech

As a tech & productivity nerd, I’m always on the hunt for the perfect tools of the trade. This page is an always up-to-date list of my favourites.

Here you'll find all my articles about tech and how I use the various devices and tools. If you'd like to check out what tech I'm currently using, you should check out this page where I list all the various apps, devices, cameras and more that I use in my daily life and to create my YouTube videos.

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My YouTube Gear + Studio Setup

May 28, 2021

YouTube Studio Gear (2021) – $11k Setup If you’re a beginner, you certainly don’t need to spend this amount of money on gear. I’ve also got my 2017, 2018, and 2019 setups below, so if you’re looking for more budget options you can check those out. Main Camera – Sony A7Siii Sony A7Siii The Sony […]

The Value of Delight

September 23, 2019

In my tech review videos, I sometimes talk about The Value of Delight. It’s the idea that spending extra money to get an more delightful experience can be ‘worth it’ if it encourages us to do more of the thing we want to do. I’ve noticed the concept in more areas of life too. For instance, […]

How I stay productive at work

August 26, 2019

I’ve been on-call as the psychiatry junior doctor this weekend. That’s involved leaving home at 8am each day and returning around 10:30pm each night. This is rather a large chunk of the day spent ‘at work’ and yet I managed to get a lot of side-hustle stuff done (writing, planning videos etc). The reason is […]

Why and how you should learn to code

February 12, 2018

This is the first in a series of posts where I’ll be sharing stuff I’ve learned from 5 years of running a pretty successful medical education startup whilst being a medical student at Cambridge University. Quick background – my company (6med) has been running since 2013, and averages £125,000 in annual revenue. We’ve taught over […]

Saving time with Alfred

February 2, 2017

This post discusses how I use Alfred to increase my efficiency/productivity on my MacBook. If you spend some time in front of a computer (even if it’s sadly not a mac), you might find the principle vaguely interesting. The Problem Time is our most valuable non-renewable resource. I spend a huge amount of time in […]