Internet Timer keeps track of your timed Internet usage

Internet Timer iconI threw this utility app together last year, in order to keep track of our Internet usage on a time-limited account. This is a piece of software that lives quietly in your menubar, until an Internet connection is detected. Then, it will count how long you’ve been online, showing a timer in the menubar.


  • Detects your Internet connection automatically, or you can start and stop the timer manually.
  • Keep a log of your usage, including weekly, monthly, and all-time totals, and daily average, with the ability to reset these.
  • Time in configurable blocks of time, if your carrier charges in blocks (e.g., 15 minutes)Internet timer screenshot: Menubar

Internet Timer screenshot: Statistics viewer

Grab it here:

internet-timer-icon-small.png Internet Timer

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  1. Posted December 8, 2012 at 8:53 pm | Permalink

    it downloaded, but i don’t see how to install this Internet Timer. Please help/!

  2. pmcget
    Posted June 23, 2013 at 8:46 pm | Permalink

    It would be really handy to extract the info from the log file – for example to plot usage over time in a stats package. Is the log file stored in plain text any where? Alternatively you could just make the log viewer screen copy/paste enabled in a future version. Thanks for writing the app – very useful!