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Try macOS Mojave's Dark Mode on these apps


This list isn’t comprehensive in the least, but we’re keeping our eyes on the Mac App Store and Twitter to see what apps have been updated. Here’s the first apps we’ve noticed so far, and there will surely be more to come. Keep your eyes on this post, as we’ll add more as time goes on.

Day One

One of the best journaling apps for the Mac and iOS was just optimized for Mojave and Dark Mode. It looks particularly nice when viewing photos. The default text is bright white on black, and it doesn’t look like you can make changes there just yet if you want something a little less bright.

Bear

Bear has always had a variety of light and dark themes for users who shell out for a subscription. Among other things, this week’s update adds a new “dark graphite” theme that the app automatically switches to when you enable Dark Mode. Because Bear already supported multiple themes, though, you can use a lighter theme while your Mac is set to Dark Mode, or vice versa.

Things

One of my favorite apps for project tracking and to-do lists, Things 3.7 came out today with Dark Mode support. Like Bear, Things lets you jump between its light and dark options regardless of what your Mac’s overall theme is set to.

Omnifocus 3

Omnifocus has been one of the most feature-rich project management apps out there, and the third major revamp of the app just arrived today. Naturally, Dark Mode support is on board, but that’s far from the only new feature. MacStories has an in-depth review if you’re interested in learning more.

iA Writer

This distraction-free writing app already had night and day modes, but it was recently updated to support automatically switching between the two states, depending on what setting your Mac is on.

Fantastical 2

This is another well-recognized app in the Mac world, with good reason. It’s probably the best third-party calendar option out there. As such, we’re not surprised that Fantastical 2 is already compatible with Dark Mode.

Spark