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Blitz Speed Reading Trainer - force yourself to answer very quickly

<10kB. Updated 2016-06-12. Only supports Anki 2.0.x.


Description The goal of this add-on is to force you to come up with the answer immediately in order to improve your speed-reading abilities in foreign languages. Usage 1. Open Anki as usual and open a deck for learning show the first question. 2. Double-press `Space` or `Enter` as soon as you know the answer. Blitz will then file your answer accordingly: – less than 2 second: -> Easy (if new card)/Normal (if reviewing the card) – between 2 and 5 seconds -> Hard – more than 5 seconds -> Again Credits and License The MIT License (MIT) Copyright (c) 2016 Jakub Szypulka, Dave Shifflett Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions: The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software. THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.


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Easily binds together with «Speed Focus Mode» by glutanimate: https://github.com/glutanimate/anki-addons-misc/issues/53. If you get it work like described in the link, you'll get personalized timings per deck.
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free our hands
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I was about to pay someone to make an Addon like this one; luckily,I found that you already made it for free - thanks a lot!

after using this addon a lot in the past days, I'm never ever coming back to not using it. Knowing you get a punishment for being slow (the card reseting) makes you focus with 3x more intensity. This add-on is a MUST have.

Also, you can increase or reduce the time-limit, by editing the add-on file (because it is so simple, even those who don't know programming can edit it easily).
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I'm crazy about this!
Thanks a lot!