#apple’s Night Shift is coming to macOS

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Before I’d ever heard of how LCD-originated blue light is slowly killing all of us maybe, I downloaded this weird little app for my Mac called F.lux, which pegged my screen’s color temperature to the time of day. The result? Less eye strain, and a lot of orange-tinted Netflix. Then last year Apple added a feature called “Night Shift” to iOS, which mirrored this functionality, after shutting down a version of F.lux for iOS.

Well, now Apple’s Night Shift is coming to macOS. It just popped up in the latest 10.12.4 beta of Sierra, which is supposed to land alongside iOS 10.3. It’s always a little sad to see an ingenious bit of software from a small upstart be copied by the Apple juggernaut (“Sherlocking,” as it’s called, due to Apple’s…

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