Citrus Alternatives

    Citrus is described as 'app that actively blocks distractions before they ever get to you. Simply tell Citrus what distracts you, and when you want it blocked, and Citrus takes care of the rest! CItrus actively blocks your distractions as you work!' and is an app in the Office & Productivity category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Citrus for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Android, Linux and Google Chrome. The best alternative is Cold Turkey, which is free. Other great apps like Citrus are Forest (Freemium), Freedom (Paid), StayFocusd (Free) and FocusMe (Paid).

    This page was last updated Jul 22, 2021

    1. [This app is developed by the same company that's behind Freedom ]
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    2. Push distractions aside, silence disruptions and enter a zen like state of focus with Quiet for Mac OS X. With the push of a button, silence noisy applications and fade out all unwanted windows. It gives you that moment of peace you need to get on with work.

      Discontinued

      Developer's site says:
      "Quiet has been discontinued and withdrawn from the Mac App Store as it cannot conform to App Store 'sandboxing' rules. If you already own Quiet, your copy will continue to function indefinitely (or until it breaks in a future update of Mac OS X). Thank you for your support and we hope you have enjoyed the benefits of Quiet!"

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    3. Track how much you and your family use your iPhone and iPad each day, automatically • Set daily limits on it and find a balance for the screens in your life Now on the Apple Watch • Quickly see how long you and your family have used your phone today.
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    4. Application Blocker Pro parental software is an application specially created for parents concerned about their childrens computer activities including the Internet usage.
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    5. Temptation Blocker is a program that lets you lock yourself out of specific applications for a specified period of time. A window displays how much time remains. In order to unblock a program you must enter a 32 character string as a disincentive.

      Discontinued

      last modified 2005-09-12

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    6. Linux port of the Mac OS X application SelfControl . Uses Perl/Gtk2 + iptables. Provides basic timed blocking of specified hosts.

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer updated. Last version, 0.9, released in September 2010, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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    7. Smartphone addicted? Heavy app user? Need more control over your apps? AppDetox helps you to calm down your mobile app usage, and take a digital detox. You are able to set your own rules for your apps to detox from some heavy usage and stop procrastinating.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Chrome OS
      • Google Chrome
      • Opera
      • Chromium
      This extension will call you to order on a recurring basis using 4 different modes adapted to you, so that you does not lose sight of the essential goals of your life.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Android
      Sidetracked is introducing a new way of doing good by you, and by others. In this digital age, humans have become incredibly busy, and are not always able to make a difference in the world. With Sidetracked, now you can.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Chrome OS
      • Google Chrome
      Block distracting sites and time-sinks with this Chrome extension so that you can focus and get things done! Has advanced scheduling, multiple blocklists, pre-made suggestions and more!.
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