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I am looking for timer/countdown software that has the ability to show time or countdown on a big screen and is adjustable on the go... from a seperate window (add time, subtract time and such.
So far the stuff i see has no features of changing the countdown (limit time on the go)
I dont even mind if it is flash Website based...  but it needs to have the features...

Thanks for your advice...
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Question by:Andreas-NYC
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by:Martin Liss
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Have you searched the MAC App store? If you search for "timer" you'll be shown dozens of possibilities.
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yeah none of those have 2 screen control. and live change of countdown time...
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Hey Andreas... your post caught my eye because I have been looking into time management solutions extensively lately.  

I have not seen one instance of a timer that can be manipulated in the way you mention, i.e., adjusting the value of the counter on the fly.

2 things...

1) I think we could be more helpful if you described the application/usage scenario.
There are some complex timers out there, and perhaps a more accommodating method with a better timer is all you really need.

2) I found TimeMe, http://www.timeme.com/ , to have quite a lineup, and if you do not find what you need, I bet they can make it for you (they do custom timer development).

@dmitry: your suggestion has some very useful control and output features. I had not run across that one - nice suggestion.
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by:Andreas-NYC
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the only one i found so far was in boinxTV that you have a countdown timer that can be shown on a second screen and adjusted on another screen ...
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by:Andreas-NYC
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The suggestions are good... but neither did the adjust on the fly as easy (if at all) as the BoinxTV Clock (Quartz)
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Thanks, Andreas.  Would have been helpful to understand the (human) application. Good luck.
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good point. sorry i will make sure i explain that better next time
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