RapidReader Alternatives

    RapidReader is described as 'takes the effort out of reading on any size screen. RapidReader's patented software will double or triple your on-screen reading speed in less than 5 minutes. It's easy, but you have to see it to believe it' and is an app in the Education & Reference category. There are nine alternatives to RapidReader for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Online / Web-based, Linux, Google Chrome and Firefox. The best alternative is Spreeder, which is free. Other great apps like RapidReader are Beeline Reader (Freemium), Reasy (Free, Open Source), iReadFast (Freemium) and 7 Speed Reading (Paid).

    This page was last updated Sep 2, 2021

      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      Spreeder.com is free online speed reading software designed to improve your reading speed and comprehension.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      • Google Chrome
      • Firefox
      Read faster and more easily with our digital reading technology, which has won awards from Stanford and United Nations!
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Google Chrome
      • Firefox
      Reasy is a Firefox and Google Chrome extension that enables to read using Rapid Sequential Visual Presentation (RSVP). Why do I want this Extension? The intention of Reasy is to make reading the web really easy.

      Discontinued

      https://github.com/robbiehinch/reasyLast updated in 2012. The original addon pages are gone. Most likely no longer works.

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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      iReadfast is a text reading program which lets you read and comprehend text much faster by displaying just one word per time. Its based on the RSVP (Rapid Serial Visual Presentation) method.
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    1. 7 Speed Reading is an application that will teach you to speed read while maintaing comprehension.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Dictator is a program for on-screen reading of text files, developed with the intention of making it easier to read some of the fine electronic texts available on the net, such as those produced by The Gutenberg Project. ...

      Discontinued

      Is as of February 2014 confirmed as 'inactive'

    2. Want an efficient way to do on-screen reading of web-pages, email, and other electronic texts? Try WordFlashReader -- its a Rapid Serial Visual Presentation (RSVP) program that makes on-screen reading easy. Its free, open-source, and works on both Windows and Linux. Try it out!

      Discontinued

      Has not been in active development since 2008, but is still available.

      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      ZAP Reader is a web based speed reading program that will change the way you read on your computer. There is nothing to install, it works with most popular browsers, and it is totally free!

      Discontinued

      Seems that is hasn't been in active development since 2006, but the service is still available.

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    3. Read faster using color gradients Make reading long texts online easier and faster by using this extension, which works by applying color gradients that make it easier for the eyes to chain together the ending of a line with the beginning of the next.

      Discontinued

      Doesn't seem to be actively developed anymore, last update was in 2019 and the offocial website is gone.

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