myPoint Shade!

* When myPoint is running, no icon is shown in the Dock. The control is through a menu in menu bar extras. * Shade level is limited up to 90%. * myPoint Shade is designed to be a versatile tool. It has a lot of settings and includes additional shade tools: Shade application assistant and Dim other screens. If you prefer simplicity and ease of use please consider Simple Screen Shade . What's new in version 1.17:

myPoint Shade alternatives

  • f.lux

  • Ever notice how people texting at night have that eerie blue glow?

    tags: blue-light-filter color-temperature colors computer-displays display-settings
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad
  • LightBulb

  • LightBulb - Background application that adjusts screen gamma as the day goes, reducing blue light when it gets late

    tags: Portable automatic background blue-light-filter color-temperature
    platform: Windows
  • SunsetScreen

  • SunsetScreen is a free Windows app (for personal use) which helps take the glare off your your screen in the evening. Scientific research has shown that melatonin - the chemical the brain makes late in the day - is reduced when exposed to blue light. By tempering this blue light, it becomes easier to wind down properly at night, and thus have a more restful sleep.

    tags: Portable brightness-setting color-temperature computer-displays custom-time-settings
    platform: Windows
  • Iris mini

  • Iris mini is free and minimalistic version of Iris. Small. Minimalistic. Free. Portable. Automatic. Awesome for everyone. Just double click and it will work.

    tags: brightness-reduction screen-brightness blue-light bluelight-filter auto-brightness
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux
  • Desktop Dimmer

  • Enables darker-than-dark Desktop dimming for your displays.

    tags: automatic-brightness-dimming brightness-reduction dimming display-settings eye-strain
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux
  • Screen Filter

  • Applies a shade that acts as a dimmer to ensure your eyes don't hurt. Far more powerful than Android's built-in brightness setting. Great for low-light gaming, web browsing, and eBook reading. It even saves battery life for AMOLED displays!

    tags: screen-dimmer brightness-reduction
    platform: Android Android Tablet
  • Lux Auto Brightness

  • Lux Automatically Adjusts Your Screen Brightness

    tags: android-apps auto-brightness
    platform: Android
  • Shades

  • Shades is a FREE utility for controlling the brightness of your screen. It runs in the background providing always-available fine-grained control over the brightness of your display via a slick Mac-like interface.

    tags: dim-screen gamma-change
    platform: Mac OS X
  • Turn Off the Lights for Desktop

  • Turn Off the Lights for Desktop is a powerful, helpful app to dim your whole desktop and protect your eyes at night. Turn Off the Lights for Desktop allows you to work, play in a dark environment without damaging your eyes. And helps you to reduce eye strains and radiation by breaking the brightness limit of your screen settings. The simplicity in this app let’s you dim the screen with one click on the lamp button. And two finger click, you get a quick settings menu to change the color and the opacity value of the dark layer. »

    tags: automatic-brightness-dimming blue-light color-temperature computer-displays dim-screen
    platform: Mac OS X Windows
  • Nocturne

  • Nocturne is simple app for switching a computer to night vision mode. It has a few tricks up its sleeve: color correction, window shadow toggling, and background removal.

    tags: Discontinued color-correction night-vision
    platform: Mac OS X Discontinued
  • Shady

  • Shady puts a shade over your screen to help soothe your tired or dazzled eyes. You can use it to reduce your Mac's brightness far below the usual minimum, without any risk of damage to your screen.

    tags: brightness-reduction screen-brightness
    platform: Mac OS X
  • Iris

  • Iris is software for eye protection, health and productivity.

    tags: automatic-brightness-dimming blink-detection blue-light blue-light-filter break-reminder
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux
  • Night Screen / Blackbulb

  • Night Screen helps protect your eyes from screen light on Android devices. Adjust brightness and screen color to prevent your eyes from being hurt by screen light.

    tags: color-temperature display-settings eye-strain reduce-eyestrain screen-brightness
    platform: Android Android Tablet F-Droid
  • Brisync

  • Synchronize your external monitor brightness with built-in display.Application reads current brightness of your built-in display and passes it to external monitors via DDC interface.You can adjust brightness by menu in system status bar.

    tags: automatic birghtness ddc-ci macos
    platform: Mac OS X
  • PC Sun Screen

  • PC SunScreen is a powerful software app for PCs running Windows 7 or later, which automatically adjusts your screen colour to mimic natural daylight, gradually increasing the blue content from dawn to midday and then reducing it in the hours before you intend to go to bed. Research has shown that this can have a significant impact on sleep patterns.

    tags: sleep-better blue-light eye-care bluelight-filter sleepless
    platform: Windows