Speed reading/optimizing reading

Speedreading and optimizing reading: 3 approaches

1)      http://zapreader.com/ text you copy and paste is displayed in single words relatively fast , still understandable, settings are customizable

2)    http://www.fourhourworkweek.com/blog/2009/07/30/speed-reading-and-accelerated-learning/ scientific program on how to read much faster

3)    http://www.si.umich.edu/~pne/PDF/howtoread.pdf

Appropriately titled “How To Read A Book”, it highlights the concept of reading a book 3 times, each time with a different purpose:

a) Overview: discovery (5-10 percent of total time)
b) Detail: understanding (60-70 percent of total time)
c) Notes: recall and note-taking (20-30 percent of total time)


~ by notrous on April 21, 2012.

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