Pa­per ver­sus Dig­i­tal

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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

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