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.

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Amphetamine 3

Keep your Mac awake from the menubar

Chris Messina- Product designer & entrepreneur
I used to swear by Caffeine, but I like that Amphetamine is built on a modern codebase and has a ton of features (few that I use though).
Kevin Suttle- Professional nobody
To combat macOS' overly-aggressive sleep settings.
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.
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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.
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What are the must-have menu bar apps for Mac?

Matti HeubnerHead of Marketing at Vyte
Bartender 2 - Organize and hide menu bar items on your Mac
"This is a meta-recommendation, but when you end up with too many menubar apps, you can stash them in Bartender"
f.lux - Adjusts your computer's display to adapt to the time of day
"Can't go a day without f.lux"
Magnet for Mac - Keep your workspace organized
"This is one of the simplest way to resize and position windows on your Mac!"

What are your favourite Mac apps?

Ivan DimitrovGrowth Hacker @ pCloud
Alfred Remote - Supercharged remote control for your Mac (iOS)
"I have been using Alfred for some time now and I gotta stress the fact that I love it!"
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
Tweetbot 4 - The Twitter app w/ personality, reimagined for iOS 9 & iPad
"Tweetbot is without doubt the fastest way to tweet on Mac yet. With solid menu options, it cannot get better."

What's your favorite utility Mac app?

Dimitar RaykovDesigner. Built willrobotstakemyjob.com
Alfred Remote - Supercharged remote control for your Mac (iOS)
"Mentioned this in another Ask PH thread yesterday, but it's worth repeating. Alfred is so incredibly useful in my daily workflow that I don… See more
CleanMyMac 3 - Clean, optimize, and maintain your Mac.
"Memory and storage management at its best."
f.lux - Adjusts your computer's display to adapt to the time of day
"Well, this was great but the new OS has Nightshift built-in"

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)
"You never see Alfred but he's always there for you 🙏🏼"
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