Paper versus Digital
But isn’t digital text far more intuitive with the ability to search for key phrases at a whim? It’s certainly more convenient, but digitized books rob the reader from getting the experience to mentally picture their reading progress.
And these implemented features still can’t take away the greatest bane there is to the web-reading experience – scrolling. From Wired’s research piece on paper versus digital, psychologist Erik Wästlund at Sweden’s Karlstad University pointed out that scrolling through digital text created more