Monitor long running tasks on your Mac.

Minion is the easiest way to monitor long running tasks on your Mac. Just tell it what to look for and we'll notify your phone or email when the job is done. It's great for watching long video exports, animation renders, or anything that takes a long time to complete.

Minion Notifies You...

  • When a file appears, disappears, or changes.
  • When a folder's contents change.
  • When a pixel on screen changes color.
  • When the text on a web pages changes.
  • When a window on your Mac changes.
  • And lots, lots more!


  • Compatible with Mac OS X 10.8, 10.9, and 10.10.
  • Interested in a large site license? Email us for more info.
  • Download our iOS app. Requires iOS 7.1 or later.

Minion SMS Alerts

You can purchase a year of unlimited SMS notifications for Minion for $10 USD.

Our Guarantee

We want you to be happy — really. If for any reason you don't like Minion after purchasing, feel free to email us. We'll be glad to issue you a refund — no questions asked.