Every year I like doing a refresh on my Desktop tools posts 2018 here and 2017 here. I’m constantly tweaking and clarifying my toolchain to try and eek a bit more productivity out of my tools.
From the 40 books I polished off in 2018 these are what I think you may want to add to your own lists and why. There’s also a Do Not Read list to save you valuable time.
Emacs org-mode’s focus on plaintext organizing files is surprisingly powerful. However, archiving files to keep thing lean and fast becomes important as your corpus grows. To fit with my GTD style, I took an alternative approach to org-mode’s native archiving and automated it.