Squirt Alternatives

    Squirt is described as 'Speed read the web, one word at a time' and is an app in the News & Books category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Squirt for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Windows, Linux, Mac and iPad. The best alternative is Spreed, which is free. Other great apps like Squirt are Reedy (Free Personal), Spreeder (Freemium), Spritz (Paid) and Reasy (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Oct 21, 2020

      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Chrome OS
      • Google Chrome
      Spreed makes speed reading online text content easy. Use Spreed and train yourself to double your reading speed.
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    1. Reedy - speedreading application Read all you want faster with Reedy for Google Chrome or Android
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      Spreeder.com is free online speed reading software designed to improve your reading speed and comprehension.
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      • Online
      The time consuming part of reading lies mainly in the actual eye movements from word to word and sentence to sentence. In addition, traditional reading simply takes up a lot of physical space. Spritz solves both of these problems.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
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      • 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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    2. Speed reading app supporting many formats. Unlike other speed reading apps, Balto Speed Reading focuses on Paragraphs Parsing, which is optimized to read long texts, webpages and eBooks comfortably.Uses the Rapid Serial Visual Presentation (RSVP).
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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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      • 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'

      • Mac
      • Windows
      AceReader is speed reading software, reading improvement software, reading assessment software, online reader software, reading fluency software, and vision training software. Includes timed reading comprehension tests, eye pacing drills and fun eye exercises. Free Demo!
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    3. 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.

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