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Periodic Timer

Keep track of time without being distracted by the device

Keep track of time without being distracted by the device

Periodic Timer

by Vladimir Kelin
Periodic Timer
Periodic Timer
Periodic Timer
Apple Watch
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What is it about?

Keep track of time without being distracted by the device!

Periodic Timer

App Details

Utilities Productivity
Last updated
November 9, 2017
Release date
November 8, 2014
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App Store Description

Keep track of time without being distracted by the device!

Extremely simple and easy timer that fires periodically.

- Sound or vibration (if sound is off).
- Works in the background.
- 3 timer output modes: intervals, total time, countdown.
- You can cancel or pause the timer with a notification.
- Quick Start with 3D Touch.
- Flexibility and minimalism.
- Dirty Hands Mode. Cancel or pause the timer by shaking the device!

Here is a list of known use cases based on real feedback:

Fitness and health:
- Stretching
- Stationary bicycle (interval training)
- On a treadmill
- For HIIT
- Jogging
- Timed medication

- While frying potatoes
- Roasting steaks
- Checking an over or a grill to prevent burning

Learning & science
- Foreign language learning
- As a lab timer
- Periodic data collection
- Speech training
- Presentation timing

- Pick up
- Mindfulness
- To have a sense of time flying away :)

Q: Why the timer doesn't work in the background?
A: You should allow notifications.

Q: How to turn off the sound and turn on the vibration?
A: On the device, turn the Silent Mode on.

Q: How to switch the Timer Output Mode?
A: To switch the Output Mode touch the timer display at the top of the screen.

Q: What is Dirty Hands Mode?
A: Dirty Hands Mode allows to start/cancel the timer by shaking the device. Thus, you don't touch the screen, what can be useful while cooking, for example. The app should be open.

If you still have questions or suggestions, you can visit the support page (, the Facebook group ( or you can email me ([email protected]).

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