Near Lock - a great app idea for securing your Mac

A utility app to lock and unlock your Mac automatically.


A fun app idea as well as an easy and convenient way to keep your Mac secure.


Why we love it:

  1. Easy-to-use
    1. Simply-designed with 4 functional buttons;
    2. Connects to your phone with bluetooth.
  2. You will never need to worry about being logged in when you're rushing out.
  3. It will tell you when someone is logging into your machine.
  4. You can 'manage' multiple Macs with 1 phone. 


What they claim to do:

  1. Lock and unlock your Mac automatically with your phone or apple watch.
    1. When you walk away from your Mac, it will automatically lock.
    2. Once you approach your desk, Near Lock will unlock your Mac.
  2. Receive a notification AND a photo when anyone tries to login into your Mac.
  3. Security
    1. AES encryption
    2. Bluetooth communication channel is internally encrypted 
  4. Provides recent login and logout records


*Available on Apple watch too.


Ratings: iTunes: ★★★★


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