Alternative products to Caffeine

Caffeine

Keep your Mac from going to sleep

Caffeine is a tiny menu bar app for Mac that prevents your display from going to sleep when the coffee icon is selected.

3 alternative and related products to Caffeine

Amphetamine 3

Keep your Mac awake from the menubar

Brad Knowles- DevOps Engineer
I was a happy Caffeine user, until it didn't work on my more recent machines. Now I use Amphetimine instead.
Amanpreet Singh
Keep my Mac awake when I'm staring at the screen without doing anything :D
Enrique Benitez- 🦄 Full-Stack Developer and Maker
Keep your Mac awake!
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Lungo is a macOS app that prevents your Mac from falling asleep and your screen from dimming. This can be useful when, for example, doing a presentation at work or having a recipe open on your Mac while cooking.

Vadim Demedes
Without a doubt, the best little app that keeps your mac awake. No more, no less. I love that Lungo just does what it's supposed to do and that I never have any troubles with it. It just works. There is also a great attention to detail. For example, when you activate Lungo, there's a vapor coming out of its cup (its menubar icon)! Highly recommended for ever… See more
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🦄 Sindre Sorhus' blog
Provide feedback on Product Hunt It can be useful in situations when you need to ensure the screen stays on.
2 Alternatives to Lungo

Amphetamine

Keep your Mac (and optionally its display) awake

Lifehacker
Mac: If you need to keep your computer awake until certain apps or processes are finished running and you don't trust the built-in energy management settings, you can use the boldly named Amphetamine 3.0 to keep your Mac on under whatever circumstances you require.
1 Alternatives to Amphetamine

What's one app you use a lot, that most people don't know about?

David SpinksCEO, CMX Media
f.lux - Adjusts your computer's display to adapt to the time of day
"Not sure how well-known f.lux is but it's a must-download for any Mac or Windows user. It automatically dims your computer screen in the e… See more
Grammarly - Clear, effective, mistake-free writing.
"I get more use out of this than I do most any other tool/app. I feel like everyday is a learning experience with Gramercy. My writing has i… See more
Alfred Remote - Supercharged remote control for your Mac (iOS)
"So easy, I use it many times a day for everything from a quick calculation to a search (web or computer) to a definition of a word."

What is your favorite macOS menubar app?

Sindre SorhusMaker · macOS Developer · Open-Sourcerer
Bartender 2 - Organize and hide menu bar items on your Mac
"It lets me hide menubar apps I don't use very often but that I would still like to be accessible."
f.lux - Adjusts your computer's display to adapt to the time of day
"I've been letting macOS handle this recently, but the Apple offering is still very limited. f.lux is still far superior. Per app exclusions… See more

What are your favourite Mac apps?

Ivan DimitrovGrowth Hacker @ pCloud
Alfred Remote - Supercharged remote control for your Mac (iOS)
"Helps me with opening, math, and with the powerpack, workflows."
Things 3.0 - Complete revamp of the original, award-winning task manager
"It's really great, But they slam you on the price having to buy it for Desktop, Ipad, and Iphone. ( Almost $100) across the same eco-system… See more
f.lux - Adjusts your computer's display to adapt to the time of day
"Couldn't have said it better. Best tool for nocturnal folks."

What are your must-have Mac apps/utilities?

Victor V. Basyul
Alfred 3 - The Mac's best launcher just got a whole lot better
"The powerpack makes it awesome, with snippets and workflows"
Magnet 2.0 - Window manager for Mac
"Massive increase in efficiency and happiness by using this app."
Numi - A beautiful calculator app for Mac
"Beautiful smart calculator for macOS"
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