Alternative products to f.lux


Adjusts your computer's display to adapt to the time of day

16 alternative and related products to f.lux


Dark themes for Google, Facebook, and more

Lior Grossman- Co-Founder & CEO, Wikiwand
Lior, the creator of Darkness here. Darkness was created as a result of my personal pain (literally pain - I mean it). Working 15 hours a days in front of a computer screen, I found that prolonged and repetitive use of bright websites cause eye strain and fatigue. While a lot of software has the ability to switch from bright to dark themes, most big websites… See more
4 Alternatives to Darkness


The night vision for the web. Read easier on the eyes.

Wilbert Liu- I live upon what I believe
Hello product hunters! Here i announce you what i made on the weekend. Yeah, it's my side project, to solve pain in my eyes when reading much blog posts, especially at night. After tweeting to some people (more on it later, maybe on some blog post? 😊), i've decided to make it available for everyone, also the source code, so everyone could be happy to use … See more
2 Alternatives to Mata

Iris mini

Software for eye protection, health and productivity

Mark- Frontend Developer
While everyone's singing the praises of f.lux, Iris is even better. I can't knowledgeably compare the differences but the creator of Iris has (
Ilko Kacharov
A good alternative to f.lux software which was recommended above. Iris combines all tips, tricks and medical researches for eye health and eye protection. It reminds you to take short breaks on regular intervals, makes your monitor better and improves your sleep.
3 Alternatives to Iris mini


The best way to change resolutions on your Mac

Noah- Co-Founder, ThnkDev
Hi ProductHunt 😺! We're such a huge fan of this community and have discovered so many great products here. We wanted to give back and offer 50% off 💸 QuickRes! In our latest update we've added brand new Touch Bar support so now you can access all your resolutions right from your Touch Bar! You should also check out our new list of supported resolutions (se… See more
2 Alternatives to QuickRes

Shady for Mac

Pull a virtual shade over your screen, rest your eyes

porterbayne- Cofounder/CEO, Antenna
I use an external monitor all of the time, but they're super bright, and a super-pain to adjust. Shady is a light, free-as-in-beer program that casts an overlay on your screen and makes it super simple to adjust brightness up and down. Saves my eyes, all day long.
2 Alternatives to Shady for Mac


Change brightness by time of day

Sam Aljamal- Intelligent Apps
Hey ProductHunt. Thanks for taking a look. Did you know that night-time exposure to blue light keeps people up late? Did you know that exposure to bright light or straining to see in dim light can also cause eye fatigue? What really separates FlexBright from anything else on the market is the "Smart Eye Strain Calculator". FlexBright will continuously moni… See more
2 Alternatives to FlexBright

What are the must-have menu bar apps for Mac?

Asked by 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"
Caffeine - Keep your Mac from going to sleep
"This one is brilliant. Prevents you from digging around in the system preferences when you want to change how long until the screen goes bl… See more

What's the best Mac app?

Asked by Will Feldman
CleanMyMac 3 - Clean, optimize, and maintain your Mac.
"Since you're getting ready to download a bunch of new stuff, you'll need this. It's awesome. Saves space, runs easily, great design. I'm a … See more
f.lux - Adjusts your computer's display to adapt to the time of day
"I'm trying out Apple's Night Shift beta and it sucks. Too cold for me. F.lux has been my hero for years."

Is there an app which can make my make go to sleep at a specific time?

Asked by ArNz|8o8
f.lux - Adjusts your computer's display to adapt to the time of day
"Love f.lux reminders. It doesn't make your computer go to sleep, but in addition to reducing blue light, it tells you "You are waking up in… See more

What are your favourite Mac apps?

Asked by Ivan DimitrovGrowth Hacker @ pCloud
Alfred - Never use your mouse again
"Spotlight Search on Steriods! Makes me a lot more productive and is probably among the first few apps I would install on a new Mac."
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
"Best Twitter experience on macOS"
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