speed read the internet, grok what you need to, faster.
*****BETA/PRE BETA***** Read articles FAST! grokfaster is a chrome extension designed to help you read the content of pages and articles a lot faster. This speed-reading technique has been known for a while and is now gaining popularity. Even if you've never used it before you might fine you can read at 500+ WPM Please keep in mind this is an EARLY BETA, and I would love feedback. If there's any problems, chances are in the coming days it will be addressed, if not, let me know! Thanks! Current Features (v 0.1.2): - Right click menu to read highlighted text - Space bar for pause - Escape or click background to stop reading - Option for WPM (words per minute) - Option for focal point - Option to show previous and next words - Options for delay after sentence and other items (comma etc) - Option to dim the background Coming features: - Customize everything (color, font, size) - Read pasted text - Read other items - Scan back words when paused (for better comprehension) Overall I want this to be a very usable, good looking and stable app. It's still early, and each minor revision has improved it greatly. Thanks!
- (2014-03-10) Jeremy Carter: Love the preview of the last and next word, helps at faster reading speeds.