BlueProximity is described as 'Add security to your desktop by automatically locking and unlocking the screen when you and your phone leave/enter the desk'. There are five alternatives to BlueProximity for Mac, Windows and Linux. The best alternative is BtProx. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Bluetooth-Unlock or Handylock. Other great apps like BlueProximity are Guardian Angel (Paid) and Umwelt (Free).
- 5 alternatives
- handyLock is an application that locks your Mac screen when you move away from it. This way your Mac is safe and secured from unauthorized access. View 8 alternatives to Handylock
The program is no longer developed. Last version, 1.2.10, released in June 2016, can be still downloaded from the official website.
- Free • Open Source
- Allows to lock/unlock your Windows PC from your Android smartwatch or phone with Bluetooth proximity or the fingerprint reader. Also warns you if someone is stealing the laptop. The Mac version has less functionality but works with any BtLe device. View 4 alternatives to Umwelt
- Free • Proprietary