iWannaSleep

I love to listen to radio plays when going to bed and often I fall asleep only a few minutes after starting an episode. This works great for me but who switches off my Computer? A few years ago I have written a PC program that shuts down Windows after a given time. However, on the Mac there’s an even better tool: iWannaSleep.

iWannSleep brings your Mac to bed

iWannaSleep puts your Mac to bed

Marco Binder has written this little helper that puts your Mac to bed. It acts as a timer, fades out the sound and performs an action. This could be “shut down”, “stop iTunes” or “run apple script”. I usually stay with “put to sleep” (so my Mac has no hangover the next morning). The tool remembers the options I have chosen the last time and has never dozed off itself before doing its job.

Support my Work

Writing an article like the one you have just read takes me quite an amount of my personal time. Way too often, I invest this time in different interests and decide against another blog post. On the other hand, you can motivate me with your feedback, your thoughts and your ideas. Please leave a comment below or flattr this post if you think it's worth it.

Comments

  1. Peter Friese says:

    Sweet! But I bet there will be someone who tells you that you an achieve the same with a cron job :-P

Leave a Reply