Speed Reading? Not So Fast
Published on May 7, 2014
Instant messaging, same-day delivery, high-speed streaming...we do everything faster now. Except one essential thing: reading. Some app developers see all that time spent reading as a major flaw in human design. New companies like Spritz promise to help readers get through entire books in a single hour. But will any of these speed reading apps actually work? KPBS science reporter David Wagner dug into the research to find out.