This is the home of the Sharp World Clock - perhaps the most sophisticated and beautiful World Time program for Windows that you will find anywhere on the web. It is not only a universal time piece with almost every function you can imagine, using the most sophisticated and modern programming techniques - it can even improve your knowledge with Country Flags and State Borders on its built-in World Map and is intuitively and easy to use.
Due to the always up-to-date Daylight Saving rules (with web update), this program will always tell you the exact time of every country on earth. It also tells the precise Sunrise and Sunset time for each location and even the Moon Phase. There is a built-in Time Zone Converter, a multiple Alarm Clock and a Calendar with reminder plus Atomic (Internet) Time Synch, System Tray mode and Always-On-Top mode.
Here are some key features of "Sharp World Clock":
· Any number of clocks
you need, in every possible line or grid arrangement
· Fully customizable list with 200 countries and 400 cities (every capital in the world included)
· Add, change or delete entries and select Favorites
· Display the time on Analog and/or Digital Clocks
· Configure clocks individually in many formats, including Swatch Beat, switch 12/24 hour mode anytime
· Select any Color or Background Image combination you like (20 presets included)
· World Map with earth shadow and sun position
· Accurate Sunrise, Sunset and Moon Phase calculation
· "Artifical sky" for every clock, where you can see the position of the sun
· Comprehensive daylight savings time (DST) list, with internet update
· System Tray (Icon) mode
· Flags, even on top of the clock faces
· Timezone Converter - convert easily from one timezone to another for any given date and time
· Alarm Clock with 3 independent alarms (one-time or daily, silent or with sound)
· Calendar with reminder function
· Atomic Clock Synch via internet
User's opinions as published on CNET / Download.com:
* "I did my research - this is the best one out there.
The time converter is indispensable for planning phone conferences. The program is fast, visually pleasing and quite customizable.
The moon phase thing is a nice extra. Great job - thanks!"
* "This is an excellent world time clock program, it does what it says.
Easy to customise, easy to use, intuitive program that is pleasing to the eye and very useful."
* "Very flexible, aesthetically pleasing. Unlimited clocks, digital, analog or both. Three alarms. Calendar. Time zone converter.
Large number of locations programmed for selection or you can set up any location you want. There's a visual display of the day or night sky on each clock that turns out to really be quite helpful. The clock faces can display country flags, which is neat. A world map. Everything is selectable and adjustable. Very easy to use. Really a nice program."
* "Excellent! Beautifully designed! Beautiful display, very customizable. Editable DST rules. You can taylor the clocks to look just as you please. There is a nice world map showing sun lit areas."
* "This program is well done and very useful. I am glad that I downloaded it. I enjoy using this program every chance I get."
* "Attractive and functional world clock. Very attractive design; I like the options for personalizing the display. Handy to have clocks for several cities displayed at once. I looked at several options before deciding to go with this one."
* "Very good value, excellent display, easy to customise and serves its purpose exactly."
* "Best product of its type I could find. Visually appealing and very user friendly: I like the fact that you can select the clocks you want, customize the presentation, and all clocks are managed in one single user interface."
* "Great world timer for the traveller. I downloaded about 5 programs and found it to be the best. Easy to use; clear and concise."
· Microsoft .Net Framework 2.0
. Windows NT/2K/XP/2003
. Windows Vista.