Enforce periodic breaks to prevent RSI / eye strain.
What is Break Timer?
Break Timer is an Edge add-on by Katrin Werner. This add-on has 921 weekly active users, a good user rating of 4.70, and was removed from Edge Add-on Store a year ago. The latest version, 1.2.6, was updated 3 years ago.
Reminds you to take a break, because breaks are good for your health and productivity Do you work for long periods of time and forget to take regular breaks? Break helper reminds you to take a break with a notification and helps you track your progress with timers and statistics page.
How to use To start using Break Helper you don't really need to do anything, just install it. The default settings use improved Pomodoro technique (28 minutes of work and 2 minutes of break time). If you want to change these settings to other preprogrammed techniques (like 20-20-20 or 50-10) or design your own custom technique, just click on the Break helper icon and inside the popup click "Settings" icon. You will be redirected to a Options page where you can set your configuration.
To check how much time is left until the next break simply click on Break helper icon and inside the popup you will find a timer that tells you how much time is left until the next break.
Break Timer is not very risky to use and it requires a lot of sensitive permissions. Avoid installing this add-on unless you absolutely trust this publisher.
Break Timer may not be trust-worthy. Avoid installing if possible unless you really trust this publisher.