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Have anyone try this program? Its suppose to make your monitor display "sun orange" instead of the blue.

http://stereopsis.com/flux/
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I use it. It alleviates a lot of the eye tension I get at night when I'm gaming, especially when I'm playing something which requires focus like an FPS.
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you can't really define a program like that as "good" or "bad." Either you like or hate the effect it creates. I personally didn't like it at all, especially not with the default settings. If you change the color scheme it uses a little bit and adjust the time when it switches colors it's a little better.

Just try it out and if you dislike it then just uninstall it wink.gif
Edited by SeanPoe - 8/4/11 at 7:27pm
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BUMP LOL

Yeah, get the beta that's out now, it's GREAT
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The main reason to use this is if you stay on your pc for prolonged periods of times, esp at night. It just changes the colour temperature to try and reduce the amount of blue light being emitted by your monitor. Blue light increases alertness in the brain, some people are very affected by this and have a hard time falling asleep after using their computers. A side effect of changing the colour temperature is that it also helps some people with eyestrain, most likely if they are in a dark room.
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It's amazing.

I can't live without it now.
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