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Blinkist

Key insights from 2,000+ bestselling nonfiction books

Are you too busy to read books? Not anymore! Blinklist will give you the opportunity to boost your knowledge with 2000+ bestselling nonfiction books that are transformed into 15 minutes read or listen packs.

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Hardbound 3.0

Illustrated summaries of bestselling nonfiction books

David Adamu- Maker.
Hardbound insists on making you smarter in 5 min reads. The tap-to-progress format they use in displaying stories is highly immersive and engaging 💯
Nathan Bashaw- Head of Product at Gimlet Media
I'd love to humbly suggest Hardbound! You browse our selection and choose a book (we have many that apply to project management) and we give you the main idea in a 5-minute, fun, illustrated summary.
David Adamu- Maker.
With Hardbound, trust me you'd learn something fascinating/insightful that'll last you for years of added knowledge in just 5 minutes (per read). Highly recommended!
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12min Reading

Your free habit builder for reading

12min is an app with summaries of the best nonfiction books, that can be read or listened in about 12 minutes. Our primary goal is to help you to develop the reading habit and take it to the next level. That's why we offer free and unlimited reading. You can develop the reading habit, learn new things, prioritise your next books to read.

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Postepic 2.0

Capture quotes from books and turn them into images with OCR

Postepic is a free to download mobile app that allows its users to capture quotes from the books they read and turn them into images with a font and a background selection thanks to the use of OCR (text recognition) technology. Users can also discover new books by browsing +3000 posts posted by the community.

Susanne Anders- musicologist
Take a pic of the passage you want to cite with your iPhone and turn it into something beautiful. ;)
Thebookseller
The pitch Postepic is a free iOS app that helps book lovers capture their favourite quotes from the books they read, and discover new reads by browsing quotes from other users or searching over three thousand quotes in the curated library.
TechCrunch
It's fair to say the smartphone camera has become the digital tool of most use, rendering the average person's camera roll essentially a memory buffer where carefully composed photographs rub up against snaps of receipts, funny stuff you saw on the street and fancied sharing with friends, and, sometimes, snippets of text you came across in a (paper) book and… See more
Digital Trends
Words can make some pretty beautiful art (aside from being works of art themselves), and Postepic is here to help you make some of your own. If a picture is worth a thousand words, what's the return on a picture of words?
AppAdvice
"Recently updated to version 2.0, Postepic makes sharing beautiful images of book quotes pretty much as easy as sharing images on Instagram."]
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LongShorts Stories

Long fictional stories told in short tweets on Twitter

LongShorts is like taking the cast of your favorite show and following their stories in real-time on Twitter.

• Each new "chapter" (aka status) fits into a few tweets

• Stories update in "real" time from the characters accounts

• They're ready to escape with you whenever you have a second!

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What app do you use for online reading?

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Blinkist - Key insights from 2,000+ bestselling nonfiction books
"I got Blinkist for non-fiction reading. Key insights from 2,000+ bestselling nonfiction books, transformed into powerful packs you can read… See more

What are some of the best apps for book summaries and do book summaries actually help?

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"I use Blinkist, the summaries are pretty well done and I can listen to them in 3-5 minutes. It's great to get an idea of what a book is act… See more

What's your favorite app that you never use?

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Duolingo - Learn languages completely free.
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