A curated list of screensavers for macOS.
Inspired by the awesome list thing.
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A flip clock screensaver.
Time or date displayed in a similar way to On Kawara's "Today Series" paintings.
A clock made of words. It switches between a circular and a paragraph layout.
A clock that produces a fractal tree pattern around it as it moves.
Epoch Flip Clock
Unix Time (epoch) flip clock.
Twelve hour time in words.
A super simple word clock, like your computer is typing the time for you.
A simple clock screensaver with different analogue clock faces as skins.
Displays a solid color corresponding to the current time.
Continuously builds and then solves a maze, while displaying the current time.
A digital clock screensaver inspired by the graphical interfaces from Neon Genesis Evengelion.
A predator-inspired clock screensaver.
A simple counter screensaver that counts down to your death.
Simple and elegant screensaver for MacOS that displays the time.
Apple TV Aerial Screensaver for Mac.
A screensaver that looks like an Apple Watch.
A screensaver inspired by Apple's Event on October 30, 2018
A sreensaver inspired by the iTunes Artwork Screensaver for Spotify and Last.fm.
iOS Lockscreen for macOS
A screensaver that looks like the lockscreen on iPhone and iPad.
Smoothly changes between 371 Apple logos from their 2018 iPad event.
Animated vintage Apple logo
PongSaver is an macOS screensaver/clock which keeps time by using the score of a game of Pong. The left side wins once an hour, and the right side wins once a minute.
This interactive screen saver turns everything in front of your camera into text.
The Github Matrix Screensaver
The latest commits from GitHub visualized in a Matrix-style animation.
Recreates the opening titles of the first 6 Star Wars movies.
One interpretation of The Matrix.
Plays videos of people completing speed runs of games.
Aquarium live lite
Video of aquariums.
A macOS Screensaver which shows quotes from http://developerexcuses.com (unofficial).
MacOS Kernel Panic
Harmless screensaver that faithfully emulates the horrifying experience of a kernel panic.
Windows Kernel Panic
Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) screensaver for Mac.
Electric Sheep Infinite Evolving Artwork
Animations of evolving fractals.
Creates unique patterns on your display by randomly stacking vector stencils.
Animates Apple, EmojiOne and Twitter Emojis in 7 different effects with many customizable settings.
Lite Version (Free) and Full Version ($3)
Designer-friendly abstract visualization of Conway's Game of Life.
Free (Open Source)
Shows the latest hot searches for all regions or specific countries.
Like the macOS "Word of the Day" screensaver, but instead of words and definitions, it's the names and last statements of people executed by the State of Texas.
Free (Open Source)
Digital art in the form of screensavers by designer Bjorn Johansson.
Free (pay what you want)
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