What bedside clock do you use? I couldn't find one like I wanted, so I think I'll make my own. Wishlist:

* OLED screen for illumination.
* Always-on so I can see it in dark.
* Light sensor so faint in dark, bright in day.
* Weather forecast.
* Octagonal so I can lay on side.

I call it the "do not be alarmed" clock. I also want it to have a beeper and LED so it can wake me up by rising light instead of sound.

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@stavros I use this:
Compared to my previous alarm clock, this is way more advanced.

(Previous one was and was an outright PITA. Also had to screw open the case to blacken the LED light with a marker because it was WAY TOO BRIGHT!)

@trinsec Do you like your current one? Seems pretty featureful.

@stavros It's pretty decent. I only expected a bit more of a 'flash' from the lights, like the previous one had. But eh, I can live with that. Sound is turned off because I have absolutely no use for it, naturally. Configuring time and alarm time is easy with those dials. And the vibrator is strong enough to wake me up. There is a slight red glow on the back (there's a button on the back to turn alarm on/off) when the alarm is on, but not so bright that it bothers me.whacking the button on top is snooze and/or light up the screen so you can check time easily. And the neat part is that it's got a built in accu, so a power outage doesn't really affect it. ;)

@stavros Oh, and I have a full system here with flashing lights, doorbell alarm, etc. This alarm clock is part of this li'l network. ;) So it does more than just waking me up.

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