Amphetamine review: Chill your Mac’s desire to sleep

From simple choices to complex triggers, you can ensure your Mac is awake for important tasks.

Price when reviewed 

Free at the Mac App Store

Apple and macOS long ago became obsessed with reducing the power usage on your Mac, through putting drives to sleep, dimming the display, or going into sleep or hibernate modes. The original reasons were practical: to avoid screen burn-in on a CRT, to reduce wear on hard drives, to produce less heat, or simply to reduce electrical usage for conservation and cost reasons.

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Glenn Fleishman

Macworld.com
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