Speed Reading

(redirected from Speedread)
Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.
The alleged ability to read 10,000 to 25,000 words/minute
References in periodicals archive ?
Plextor's new SpeedRead control function was designed to provide customers with the maximum read speed without sacrificing data integrity or customer safety.
SpeedRead works by automatically changing the default read speed from 40X to 48X via hardware or software control whenever the drive encounters either "pressed" data CDs or CD-R data CDs.
Taking accurate readings in as little as 8 seconds, the Vicks SpeedRead InSight Thermometer and Vicks ComfortFlex InSight Thermometer even feature a memory recall to help parents track the progression of their child's fever.
The Vicks SpeedRead InSight Thermometer (V911/V912) and Vicks ComfortFlex InSight Thermometer (V965/V966) have a suggested retail price between $9 - $14 and are currently available at major retailers and drug chains nationwide.
SpeedREAD rapid data delivery service for DNA sequencing launched,
SpeedRead Technologies, LLC, StatLinc, Telemetrix Technologies Inc.
New DNA sequencing service launched from the newly acquired facility in Berlin * SpeedREAD rapid data delivery service for DNA sequencing launched, providing the world's fastest turnaround times for sequencing data in under 3 hours * Investment in the second Illumina HiSeq 2000 next generation sequencing platform; now installed in our new Berlin facility
As a result of our national network of laboratories, we have also been able to launch SpeedREAD, the world's fastest DNA sequencing service.
Using the SpeedRead viewer, a document can be automatically summarized to various levels of reduction: Full (100 percent), Read (50-60 percent) and Glance (20-30 percent).
Regional analysis - expenditure and vessel demand by market with trend commentary and speedreads for Africa, Asia, Australasia, Eastern Europe & FSU, Latin America, Middle East, North America, Norway, UK and Rest of Western Europe.