Setup time announcement as reminder in OS X

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If you work in front of your Mac for long hour and has a tendency to forget the time, here’s a small tip that will remind you to get a break.

Hidden under System Preferences > Date & Time is an option to setup a reminder to announce the time one the hour, on the half hour or on the quarter hour. Tick the check box on the left to enable this feature. Click on the “Customize Voice…” to select and customize the voice for the announment.