BACKGROUND SOUND TO FOCUS
Noisli: Background noise & color generator.
Coffitivity: Stream the sounds of a coffee shop at work.
Noizio: Ambient sound equalizer for relax or productivity.
Defonic: Combine the sounds of the world into a melody.
Deep Focus: Spotify’s famous playlist to focus.
Nature Sounds Map: Free Nature Sounds from All over the World
Free Sound: Huge database of free audio snippets, samples, + recordings.
A Soft Murmor: For Mixing Nature Sounds and White Noise
Designers.mx: Curated playlists by designers, for designers.
Octave: A free library of UI sounds, handmade for iOS.
Sonics: Free packs of UI sounds and sound effects delivered to your inbox every month.
Self Control: Mac: free application to help you avoid distracting websites.
Cold Turkey: Windows: temporarily block yourself off of distracting websites.
RescueTime (Mac, Windows, Android, Linux): Best for tracking time on projects and also blocking distracting sites
Zero Willpower (iOS): Best for those who want a simple website blocker on iOS devices
Brain.fm: Best for creating a focus-boosting soundtrack to work to
ORGANIZE & COLLABORATE
Trello: Keeps track of everything.
Evernote: The workspace for your life’s work.
Dropbox: Free space up to 2GB.
Flowdock: Free for teams of five and non-profits.
Yanado: Tasks management inside Gmail.
Wetransfer: Free transfer up to 2GB.
Drp.io: Free, fast, private and easy image and file hosting.
Pocket: View later, put it in Pocket.
Raindrop: Mac app for bookmarking and reading it later.
Typetalk: Share and discuss ideas with your team through instant messaging.
Slack: Free for unlimited users with few limited features.
Witkit: Witkit is the secure platform for teams. 50GB of free encrypted data storage.
GoToMeeting: Online meetings without the hassle.
HipChat: Free for unlimited users with few limited features.
Google Hangouts: Bring conversations to life with photos, emoji and group video calls.
Voveet: Simple, free 3D conference calls. Experience the difference.
FreeBusy: Eliminate coordination headaches when you need to schedule a meeting.
RealTimeBoard: Your regular whiteboard, re-thought for the best online experience.
Pidgin: Connect across chat applications
Any.do: Get things done with your team.
Asana: Teamwork without email.
DeskAway: Project management via mobile
DIGITAL NOMADS & REMOTE WORKING
Founded X Startup Stats: Find the best country to build your startup in
Nomad Jobs: The best remote jobs at the best startups.
F.lux: A computer display that adapts to time of day
Hipchat: Group chat and IM built for teams
Teleport: Startup Cities: Discover and budget your next move to 100+ startup cities.
Lastroom: Simplifying your team travel management
Cloud App: Capture and share your screen
Nomadlist: The best cities to live and work remotely.
World Time Buddy: Time converter and world clock
Nomad House: Houses around the world for nomads to live and work together.
Workfrom: Coffee, WiFi and good vibes.
Sqwiggle: Work better, together
What’s It Like: Helping travelers figure out WHEN to go.