July 25, 2011 in Productivity (E)
[prMac.com] Arlington, Virginia - BananaBox Inc. today is pleased to announce the release of Acceleread 1.0.1, a native iPad application which teaches users how to read faster. With a sophisticated algorithm based on the latest learning research and trials at Duke University, Acceleread generates a guided speed reading course customized for each user's strengths and goals. With Acceleread, anyone can learn to read faster in as little as 10 days. Early beta studies showed over 180% gains, with several users tripling their reading speed.
In addition to the guided speed reading course, Acceleread offers a robust training center where users can train at their own speed and keep their new skills sharp. Acceleread gives users the best tools to expand their abilities and push their skills even after the guided course is finished. Users can dynamically adjust each training tool while the tool is running, allowing users unprecedented flexibility when interacting with text. Acceleread's friendly interface allows for extensive customization and is designed to mimic a variety of real-world reading conditions.
* Use advanced techniques to turbocharge reading effectiveness
* Unlearn old habits that slow down reading speeds
* Absorb more words at once
* Understand passages faster and more accurately
* Reduce frustration and increase reading efficiency
* Expand the capacity to rapidly refocus
* Curb unintentional mind-wandering and eliminate skip-back
* Dynamically adjust reading speed to match reading materials
* Increase retention to remember more of what is read
Effective reading is critical for success in today's professional, academic and personal environments. With Acceleread, anyone can unlock their reading potential regardless of their starting point and blaze through text.
* Compatible with iPad
* Requires iOS 3.2 or later
* 11.4 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Acceleread 1.0.1 is $7.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Productivity category.
US-based BananaBox, Inc. creates personal development software that helps people unlock their highest potential. Happy design paired with smart technology to help you be your best you. Copyright (C) 2011 BananaBox, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.