Egg Alternatives

    Egg is described as '- Compact Multifunction Timer'. There are more than 25 alternatives to Egg for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, iPhone and iPad. The best alternative is Hourglass, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Egg are SnapTimer (Free, Open Source), KTimer (Free, Open Source), Hyperlogs (Paid) and Alinof Timer (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Sep 24, 2021

    1. Hourglass is the most advanced simple countdown timer for Windows. Just enter a time in just about any format, and hit Enter. Pause and resume Start, stop, pause and resume your timers. Finally an app that can do everything your kitchen timer can.
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    2. All the timers I tested were too complex for my taste. I decided to write one that was dead simple, so you could run it, type in a time and hit enter. The aim of SnapTimer is to get out of the way and help you be productive.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      KTimer is a little tool to execute programs after some time.
    3. Hyperlogs is the most comprehensive easy-to-use time tracking, expense and invoicing app for all your projects and teams. It is designed to eliminate the cumbersome task of keeping track of time and to stimulate healthy business growth.
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    4. Alinof Timer is a very easy to use timer for your Mac. Just set the desired time using the mouse scroll and press «start». Once the time elapsed, a message with a sound alarm will be displayed on the screen. Nothing more simple ...
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    5. TTclock is a simple, compact alarm clock, countdown timer and stopwatch that can be minimized to the system tray. It has two display modes: pure clock and control panel.
    6. XNote Stopwatch is a versatile and flexible multifunctional digital stopwatch / countdown timer / clock software for PC. Helpful for timekeepers at sport competitions, time tracking of work, or even as a metronome.
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    7. Gestimer - For those little reminders during the day. Drag & drop to quickly create reminders with this beautifully designed menu bar app for your Mac.
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    8. Ethervane Stopwatch is a simple timer for Windows 2000 or later. It can be used for example to track the time spent working or performing other activities on the computer. The timer can be paused and resumed at any time.

      Discontinued

      The program seems to be no longer updated, but last version, 1.6.0 build 30, released in February 2012, it's fully working and can be still downloaded from the official website.

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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      The timer that takes no time at all If starting a timer takes more than a second, your timer app sucks. Horo uses a simple and speedy Natural Language interface. Type the time, hit Return, and go. Isn’t that neat?
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