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iRestFREE

By Jiulong Zhao

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Description

a newer version of v1.62 is here!

iRestFREE & iRest & iRestReminder, for the sake of your eyes!

iRestFREE is the free version of our intelligent iRest and iRestReminder.
The only different in between is iRestFREE use timer based counter instead of iRest's unique intelligent predict engine!
It will give your eyes a 10-second rest with a semi-transparent animation and crystal clear sound effects according to the time period which you set up.

iRestFREE and iRest are MUST HAVE apps if you are in front of your Mac more than 4 hours daily, have dry eye or other eye problems, or if you just want to save your vision!

features:
Time based engine;
Ten seconds interruption would not affect your work or enjoyment;
You can easily block iRestFREE while playing video games;
The animation's transparency and color can be easily adjusted;
Life time free upgrades;

tips:
- technical support emails normally replied within 8 hours
- You may locate tons of Apple iLife and GarageBand sound effects in your Mac; please look for them in this folder: "/Library/Audio/Apple Loops/Apple/" or simply search "CAF" loop files or search for "music".

version history:
v1.02 -> v1.06 -> v1.07
minimum transparency lower from 20% to 5%
add technical support menu item
add Upgrade to iRest menu item and button
minor bug fixed found in v1.06

v1.07 -> v1.10
- longer minimum minutes from 5 to 8 according to user's feedback;
- more colorful button;
- add "feature request" menu and "feature request" alert panel;
- add "more by dragonBTV" menu and panel;

v1.10 -> v1.16
- shorten the main window's title;
- add "try iRestReminder" button;
- add "upgrade to iRestReminder" menu item;
- update "more by dragonBTV" panel;

v1.16 -> v1.25
a very important upgrade!
- add status menu and menu icon
- dock menu added
- hide dock icon option added
- auto start at login option added
- add option to slow flash play on faster Lion Mac
- add option to unhide preferences panel
- app icon slightly modified
- more detailed technical support email templet
- more detailed feature request email templet
- "read me" file changed
- updated more by dragonBTV panel

v1.25 -> v1.50
a very important upgrade according to user's feature request:
- add Fully Customizable Global Hotkey to invoke eye rest animation
(preset to command + control + shift + h)
- more by dragonBTV panel updated, add new app "autoExpire"

v1.50 -> v1.62
- OS 10.6 to OS 10.8 compatible Sandboxed version
- rewrite all deprecated codes
- Sandbox compatible email technical support
- Sandbox compatible feature request support
- Sandbox compatible "more by dragonBTV" menu and panel

What's New in Version v1.62

v1.50 -> v1.62
- OS 10.6 to OS 10.8 compatible Sandboxed version
- rewrite all deprecated codes
- Sandbox compatible email technical support
- Sandbox compatible feature request support
- Sandbox compatible "more by dragonBTV" menu and panel

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iRestFREE
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  • Free
  • Category: Health & Fitness
  • Updated:
  • Version: v1.62
  • Size: 2.3 MB
  • Language: English
  • Developer:

Compatibility: OS X 10.6 or later

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