HazeOver: Distraction Dimmer

Focus on one app by dimming all the background windows

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Maxim Ananov
@pointum · Distraction Dimmer • HazeOver.com
I'd like to thank all product hunters and specially @bramk. HazeOver reached #4 Top Paid app in the US (and #2 Productivity) with 5 star rating. That's exciting.
Would you recommend HazeOver: Distraction Dimmer to a friend?


Jordan Feldstein
@jfeldstein · Misc. Growth & User Acquisition
Am I the only one who full-screens every window, every time?
Bram Kanstein (@bramk)
@bramk · Creator of @startupstash
I didn't know I needed this til I downloaded it! HazeOver runs in the background and adds a translucent dark screen behind a window you’re using at the moment. When you switch to a different window, HazeOver automatically fades the previously used window. You can select between instant switch or a smooth animation. The application is energy-efficient and un… See more
Chris Messina
@chrismessina · 🏆 PH Community Member of the Year!
Looks like an idea that's been around for a while... nice to see it updated. There are several free competitors: Doodim, Hocus Focus, Backdrop, and Isolator.
Paul Kemp
@paul_s_kemp · The App Guy Podcast
A slick app that helps with my productivity. Nice one! Also, a cool demo video....
Jamie Lawrence
@ideasasylum · Consultant CTO, Rails developer
I generally full-screen apps but I use HazeOver as a visual cue as to which monitor I'm focusing on. Really great app!