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Aurora for Mac

iTunes alarm clock; wakes your Mac and plays music.

$14.95
In English
Version 5.0.3
3.7
Based on 96 user rates

Aurora overview

Let Aurora wake you and your Mac. Wake up every morning to the sound of your favorite iTunes playlist instead of that annoying alarm clock

Aurora is an alarm clock for your Mac that lets you wake up to your favorite iTunes playlist or any TV or radio channel from EyeTV. Other features include a Snooze Timer, a Fall Asleep Timer, Apple Remote support and the ability to wake your Mac from sleep or from a powered-off state

Aurora 4 has greatly improved usability and reliability. The alarm properties are much more accessible. Alarms, playback/snooze and fall asleep modes have their dedicated panels. Aurora still builds on iTunes playlists, but doesn't use iTunes itself for playback, greatly enhancing reliability. Aurora 4 takes full advantage of Mac OS X Leopard technologies, and does not run on Mac OS X Tiger or earlier

Aurora speaks your language: it comes with English, German, French, Japanese, Italian, Spanish, Dutch and Russian localizations

What’s new in version 5.0.3

Version 5.0.3:
  • Fixed a problem with the sleep timers
  • Fixed the iCloud Reminders
  • Improved OS X 10.9 Mavericks compatibility

Aurora for Mac

$14.95
In English
Version 5.0.3
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3.7

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Lumac52
Lumac52
Dec 24 2014
5.0.3
0.0
Dec 24 2014
0.0
Version: 5.0.3
This product was developed by Metakine up to version 4.3, then bought by One Periodic who released version 5. As of this posting, you can still download version version 4.3 here: https://www.metakine.com/files/Aurora%20v4.3.0.zip
Aetnaria
Aetnaria
Jul 14 2014
5.0.3
5.0
Jul 14 2014
5.0
Version: 5.0.3
Aurora used to be solid for me. Eventually I opted to upgrade from version 4 to 5 when the countdown timer duration seemed to slow to between 1/2 to 1/3 of actual speed whenever the alarm window that popped up was in the background (i.e., an alarm set to play music would start on time but last 25 minutes instead of 10 before finally stopping). Now version 5 and the latest OS (10.9.4) has resulted in a mismatch between when the menubar item thinks an alarm should start and when the alarms window actually attempts to start it - this happens whenever you try to edit an alarm already in place, and results in a ton of console log spam. This desync seems fixable by quitting both halves of the application (the dock/window part and the menubar part) and reopening them. I reported this bug to the developer a week ago, yet have heard no response at all to date.
cirrus-cirrus
cirrus-cirrus
Jan 4 2014
5.0.3
1.0
Jan 4 2014
1.0
Version: 5.0.3
Tread Very Carefully I got this in a MacUpdate Bundle & installed it on my Mountain Lion MacPro. I tried to turn it off & removed it from startup items, but it kept re-installing the startup item. After my removal attempt, via AppDelete, my MacPro began freezing every morning at startup, requiring a daily forced restart - very tiresome. As soon as I removed all remnants, including those hiding in Library/Group Containers, the daily freezes stopped. I'll find another alarm clock.
PaoloR6061
PaoloR6061
Dec 20 2013
5.0.3
1.0
Dec 20 2013
1.0
Version: 5.0.3
I have lots of problems with Aurora, since I got Mavericks: it works once or twice a week! Status in Menubar sometimes disappears, apparently at random, and I need to reboot my Mac to see it again in the MenuBar (other procedures useless) (in the Preferences of Aurora “Enable Alarms when Aurora isn’t running” and “Show status in the menubar” are always selected). If I don’t reboot, Aurora doesn’t start. By the way: In Mac Preferences > Users and Groups > Login Items, Aurora disappears. Sometimes, Aurora wakes the Mac, starts, but doesn't play music. I tried to delete Preferences and all other files and re-install Aurora but nothing changed. Thank you for help! Paolo MacBook 5,1, late 2008, OX 10.9
PaoloR6061
PaoloR6061
Dec 12 2013
5.0.3
1.0
Dec 12 2013
1.0
Version: 5.0.3
I have lots of problems with Aurora, since I got Mavericks: it works once or twice a week! Status in Menubar sometimes disappears, apparently at random, and I need to reboot my Mac to see it again in the MenuBar (other procedures useless) (in the Preferences of Aurora “Enable Alarms when Aurora isn’t running” and “Show status in the menubar” are always selected). If I don’t reboot, Aurora doesn’t start. By the way: In Mac Preferences > Users and Groups > Login Items, Aurora disappears. Sometimes, Aurora wakes the Mac, starts, but doesn't play music. I tried to delete Preferences and all other files and re-install Aurora but nothing changed. Thank you Paolo MacBook 5,1, late 2008, OX 10.9
cirrus-cirrus
cirrus-cirrus
Jan 4 2014
1.0
Jan 4 2014
1.0
Version: null
Frankp
Frankp
Dec 21 2013
2.5
Dec 21 2013
2.5
Version: null
PaoloR6061
PaoloR6061
Dec 12 2013
1.0
Dec 12 2013
1.0
Version: null
Roes
Roes
Nov 18 2013
1.0
Nov 18 2013
1.0
Version: null
Paddy2a
Paddy2a
Nov 12 2013
3.0
Nov 12 2013
3.0
Version: null
Rad-Azz
Rad-Azz
Oct 14 2013
5.0
Oct 14 2013
5.0
Version: null
Ervins Strauhmanis
Ervins Strauhmanis
Oct 10 2013
5.0
Oct 10 2013
5.0
Version: null
RemekTek
RemekTek
Oct 7 2013
3.0
Oct 7 2013
3.0
Version: null
Hunter-e59bf642
Hunter-e59bf642
Sep 23 2013
5.0
Sep 23 2013
5.0
Version: null
Pmu8158
Pmu8158
Sep 18 2013
2.5
Sep 18 2013
2.5
Version: null
Aetnaria
Aetnaria
Sep 6 2013
5.0
Sep 6 2013
5.0
Version: null
saltmine1048
saltmine1048
Jun 13 2013
2.5
Jun 13 2013
2.5
Version: null
anonymous-mollusk-5346
Nov 23 2012
2.5
Version: null
Iza`
Iza`
Oct 2 2012
5.0
Oct 2 2012
5.0
Version: null
Lifeonmars2004
Lifeonmars2004
Sep 30 2012
5.0
Sep 30 2012
5.0
Version: null
Physhbourne
Physhbourne
Sep 13 2012
5.0
Sep 13 2012
5.0
Version: null
muddymonkey
muddymonkey
Sep 3 2012
2.5
Sep 3 2012
2.5
Version: null
Pascal-d7e61cc7
Pascal-d7e61cc7
Jun 14 2012
4.0
Jun 14 2012
4.0
Version: null
Nsu
Nsu
May 15 2012
4.0
May 15 2012
4.0
Version: null
Tango75
Tango75
May 14 2012
3.5
May 14 2012
3.5
Version: null
jazzg4
jazzg4
Apr 27 2012
2.5
Apr 27 2012
2.5
Version: null
NewestDownload
NewestDownload
Apr 21 2012
5.0
Apr 21 2012
5.0
Version: null
Andrew-9cd837f8
Andrew-9cd837f8
Apr 19 2012
5.0
Apr 19 2012
5.0
Version: null
Rmeytin
Rmeytin
Apr 10 2012
0.5
Apr 10 2012
0.5
Version: null
sopepos
sopepos
Apr 4 2012
5.0
Apr 4 2012
5.0
Version: null
Latteccino
Latteccino
Apr 4 2012
4.5
Apr 4 2012
4.5
Version: null
Jeonghoon-Cha-evej
Jeonghoon-Cha-evej
Apr 4 2012
2.0
Apr 4 2012
2.0
Version: null
Zeno-4f8c1275
Zeno-4f8c1275
Apr 1 2012
3.0
Apr 1 2012
3.0
Version: null
Marvin-Moon
Marvin-Moon
Apr 1 2012
2.0
Apr 1 2012
2.0
Version: null
wrensation
wrensation
Apr 1 2012
2.5
Apr 1 2012
2.5
Version: null
INYOUNG
INYOUNG
Mar 31 2012
4.0
Mar 31 2012
4.0
Version: null
Pell
Pell
Mar 30 2012
5.0
Mar 30 2012
5.0
Version: null
ddasham
ddasham
Mar 30 2012
4.5
Mar 30 2012
4.5
Version: null
ChangHwan-597a9ecf
ChangHwan-597a9ecf
Mar 30 2012
5.0
Mar 30 2012
5.0
Version: null
zziziri
zziziri
Mar 30 2012
4.5
Mar 30 2012
4.5
Version: null
mgonee
mgonee
Mar 30 2012
5.0
Mar 30 2012
5.0
Version: null
Edgar-Kim
Edgar-Kim
Mar 30 2012
4.0
Mar 30 2012
4.0
Version: null
Carl-87
Carl-87
Mar 29 2012
5.0
Mar 29 2012
5.0
Version: null
greygore
greygore
Mar 29 2012
4.0
Mar 29 2012
4.0
Version: null
ywj
ywj
Mar 29 2012
5.0
Mar 29 2012
5.0
Version: null