Speed reading Chrome Extension

I first came across the concept of Rapid Serial Visual Presentation (RSVP) about 15 years ago. It takes a block of text and presents it one word at a time in a rapid sequence in a fixed location on the screen. Since I don’t have to scan the text back and forth across the screen, I can read faster without sacrificing comprehension. Spreed is my RSVP Chrome Extension of choice. I’ve been using for the past 6+ years. I normally have my rate set to 550 WPM, but it’s easy (and sometimes necessary) to change depending on the complexity of the text. I also use the Paste Text into Spreed function to read content from PDFs and other documents on my computer. You can, of course, customize the font, color, speed… to suit your own taste.

-- Dave Cortright 07/12/19