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A dark theme is less hard on the eyes. I wonder if it lowers power usage for your display.

  • 2018-05-26 -- Eye strain has ruined my eyes, and neither brightness nor a dark theme ever helped. If you care about your eyes, bloody well stop using a computer for such lengths and frequencies!
  • 2016-12-15 -- After years and years of having my monitor brightness turned down, I believe this was a major contributor to subtle eye strains which have led to poorer vision. I have turned my brightness up to a power-saving "Eco", and will do so again in a couple of years. Taking breaks is better than turning the overall brightness down. I still prefer dark themes though, but a lot of software is mostly-white and there's little I can conveniently do about that.

  • Firefox dark
  • Simple Openbox themerc -- easily edited to darken your window manager, such as the title of windows.

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