Give your eyes a break with a dark background and light-colored text. Applies a dark theme to the whole Internet.
4/11/15 - COMPLETELY NEW ALGORITHM with over 85% better image detection than the previous version.
Now the #1 Accessibility app in the Chrome Web Store!
Give your eyes a break and join over 150,000 people who give Hacker Vision 5 stars! Hands down the best out there for helping alleviate headaches and migraines and relaxing your eyes.
Apply a high-contrast, dark theme to the entire internet with only one click. Choose and save which pages display normally, and which will be dark. Hacker Vision completely FREE for the first 6 months and only $2.99/year after that.
-Reduces eye strain
-Alleviates health issues like migraines and headaches
-Increases battery life. -(keep your brightness low and still read)
-Helps NOT disturbing people next to you in a dark room
-Feels natural for coding and programming with a dark theme text editor
-Feels like Vim and sublimetext- use with Vimium for the full experience
-Perfect for night browsing and privacy surfing around others at nighttime
-Because night-mode for the internet!
-works on ALL websites - (note: no extensions work on "chrome://" urls or local files( "file://" ))
-tailored optimizations for popular websites
-decreases eye fatigue
-extends battery life
-will not disturb people next to you with brightness
-helps prevent migraines (accessible)
-helps if you have glaucoma
-safe & secure - uses no unnecessary permissions
-constantly updated and maintained
-Free (for 6 months)!
To switch between Normal and HV, click the "h" icon in the address bar while viewing the site, and simply choose ("Hacker Vision" or "Normal"). Your settings will be saved so you only have to set it once.
1. Global Pause ON/OFF HOTKEY: CMD+SHIFT+FN+F11 (MAC) or SHIFT+F11 (PC)
2. Toggle current page between Normal and Hacker vision: same as above but press F12 instead
Change the way you browse with Hacker Vision!
-- Update -- 04/18/2015 -- 2.33 -- Fix Google bug, update FAQ. Google Maps now has a cool dark theme.
-- Update -- 04/11/2015 -- 2.30 -- Completely NEW Algorithm – with over 85% better image detection than v2.25. Almost ZERO pictures get messed up now, and the white flash has been minimized. And a BIG Thank You to everyone who stuck with me through the update.
-- Update -- 04/09/2015 -- 2.25 -- Fix Outlook, fix Feedly, and other web sites – All previous bugs associated with the update are now FIXED. Thanks for being patient.
-- Update -- 04/07/2015 -- 2.24 -- Google error now fixed, fixed annoying 'Try Again' screen error
-- Update -- 04/07/2015 -- 2.19 -- Fixed bugs where screen was black or blank, and pop-up errors, try again button now actually tries again *facepalm*
-- Update -- 04/06/2015 -- 2.14 -- MAJOR Release- New UI, Fixed DuckDuckGo and GUI issues, Tons of updates, fixed white page bottom bug, more site fixes, Retina display bugs, Reddit share button added, new options/help page.HV is now FREE for the first 6 months and only $2.99/yr.
-- Update -- 02/06/2015 -- 1.34 -- Youtube has been FIXED, embedded vid previews fixed, thanks for your feedback. Remember to Donate!
-- Update -- 01/29/2015 -- 1.32 -- Fix equations on wikipedia (+big update coming soon)
-- Update -- 09/06/2014 -- 1.31 -- Macbook Retina screen fix! + Vimeo fix!
-- Update -- 08/08/2014 -- 1.30 -- Fixed YOUTUBE FULLSCREEN + now accepting donations!
-- Update -- 05/26/2014 -- 1.28 -- No more white flash between screens! (or significantly reduced)
-- Update -- 05/25/2014 -- 1.27 -- Fixed Wikipedia equations now display properly!
-- Update -- 02/05/2014 -- 1.25 -- Updated to work better with newest version of Chrome(32), restored contrast on sites
-- Update -- 12/09/2013 -- 1.24 -- Merry Christmas everyone! Fixed Youtube!! + Vimeo fix. Help support Hacker Vision by donating Bitcoins: 178WvhB5SPSwMe4pyng6rbKMhkzb3jpL88
-- Update -- 06/28/2013 -- 1.20 -- Fixed imgs! Temporarily removed ads.
-- Update -- 03/26/2013 -- 1.17 -- BEST VERSION EVER! Fixed major bug with Chrome 26. Updated to preserve images and videos as they were intended! Fixed Facebook bug with Chrome 26(tested OSX)! Google Maps is now easier to read! Requires Chrome 26 or higher. Improved 64px imgs.
-- Update -- 01/13/2012 -- 1.10 -- Much Faster loading time! Added ability to share by email. Bug fixes.
-- Update -- 12/05/2012 -- 1.00 -- OFFICIAL RELEASE! Bug fixes + better rendering!
-- Update -- 11/30/2012 -- 0.99 -- It's now easier than ever to tell your friends with Facebook, Twitter and G+ share buttons!
-- Update -- 11/22/2012 -- 0.98 -- Video playback is now FIXED on 95% of websites!! Happy Thanksgiving everyone!
-- Update -- 11/17/2012 -- 0.95 -- Added Pause/Resume button so you can easily turn Hacker Vision off during the day and on at night + Inverted photos fix on some websites + Performance improvements!
-Hacker Vision only requires the necessary permissions to work across ALL websites.
-no user data is viewed, recorded or used.
-no personal data is accessed at any time. ever.
-Free (for 6 months)!
Works on ALL websites(except Chrome URLs like this page and local files) including: google, wikipedia, wiki, ebay, amazon, newegg, twitter, facebook, fb, google news, gmail, 4chan, stackoverflow, craigslist, youtube, yahoo!, yahoo games, baidu, windows live, qq, taobao, blogspot, blogger, tumblr, linkedin, bing, ask, msn, wordpress, microsoft, apple, dropbox, google calendar, pandora, google+, outlook, evernote, yahoo, spotify, box, dictionary, imdb, reddit, slashdot, pinterest, babylon, paypal, aol, go, rails, the atlantic, new york times, torrent, tor, coding, programming, privacy, security, , tracking, hacking, vim, vimium, sublimetext, sublime, textwrangler, emacs, vi, hacker news, nite-mode, nitemode, nightmode, hn, stylish, and many more!
Hacker Vision is constantly updated and improved. If you FIND A BUG or would like to SUGGEST A FEATURE, please email me(before leaving a negative review) at firstname.lastname@example.org - and I will do my best to help you.
If you feel that this extension has helped your life(and your eyes) please tell your friends!