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Comprehensive Study on the Basis of Eye Blink, Suggesting Length of Text Line, Considering Typographical Variables the Way How to Improve Reading from Computer Screen

Muzammil Khan, Khushdil &nbsp
2013 Advances in Internet of Things  
readability or reading from computer screen.  ...  , reading from the screen.  ...  Introduction Regarding reading from computer screen i.e. electronic text and reading from the paper, there exist two schools of thought.  ... 
doi:10.4236/ait.2013.31002 fatcat:qryegdxz7je5ld26z652ddtsv4

The Effects of Font Type and Spacing of Text for Online Readability and Performance

Nafiseh Hojjati, Balakrishnan Muniandy
2014 Contemporary Educational Technology  
, and enhance their reading speed and comprehension from on screen text with different topics.  ...  Verdana was designed only for computer screens display. Readability test on a computer screen was conducted on 30 postgraduate students.  ...  Reading from a computer screen is different from printed media. Besides, reading on screen text is 30% slower than reading printed materials (Ferrari & Short, 2002) .  ... 
doi:10.30935/cedtech/6122 fatcat:tgd6mqffvjc6rce7uuksszvnxq

Reading linear texts on paper versus computer screen: Effects on reading comprehension

Anne Mangen, Bente R. Walgermo, Kolbjørn Brønnick
2013 International Journal of Educational Research  
The results indicate that children read text more slowly on computers than on paper, and they recalled more of the information that they had read from the computer than from paper.  ...  Subjects who read the texts on paper performed significantly better than subjects who read the texts on the computer screen.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.ijer.2012.12.002 fatcat:idhwjzhc4vb3hapemh7qzmn7ga

Reading on the Computer Screen: Does Font Type has Effects on Web Text Readability?

Ahmad Zamzuri Mohamad Ali, Rahani Wahid, Khairulanuar Samsudin, Muhammad Zaffwan Idris
2013 International Education Studies  
Readability test on a computer screen was conducted on 48 undergraduates.  ...  Reading on the World Wide Web has become a daily habit nowadays.  ...  This shift has changed the way we read and understand text, as reading text on a computer screen is different from reading printed documents (Erdogan, 2008; Ferrari & Short, 2002) .  ... 
doi:10.5539/ies.v6n3p26 fatcat:clrla7cgerg2jffurspuduoou4

A research on comprehension differences between print and screen reading

Szu-Yuan Sun, Chich-Jen Shieh, Kai-Ping Huang
2013 South African Journal of Economic and Management Sciences  
Since the 1980s, extensive research has been conducted comparing reading comprehension from printed text and computer screens. The conclusions, however, are not very consistent.  ...  As reading from computer screens requires a certain degree of individual technical skill, such variables should be objectively taken into consideration when conducting an experiment regarding the comparison  ...  read from computer screens.  ... 
doi:10.4102/sajems.v16i5.640 fatcat:u3vyfrhgbfhnnjyidxhbi2n4la

Reading computer-presented text

Susan M. Belmore
1985 Bulletin of the Psychonomic Society  
It is suggested that data from computer-controlled reading experiments that use relatively brief testing sessions should be viewed with caution.  ...  Reading time was longer and comprehension was less accurate for computer presentation than for paper presentation, but only when subjects were tested on the computer-presented texts first.  ...  One consequence of the use of computers is that verbal material is read from a video screen instead of from books and paper.  ... 
doi:10.3758/bf03329765 fatcat:2tblpqekbvciffmg4dozrvxyo4

Reading from an LCD monitor versus paper: Teenagers' reading performance

Hak Joon Kim, Joan Kim
2013 International Journal of Research Studies in Educational Technology  
In this study, participants were 108 high school students who each read two different reading passages, one from paper and the other from an LCD monitor.  ...  The purpose of the study was to examine differences in reading performance when an electronic test format with a scrolling text mode on a LCD monitor and a traditional paper test format were used to present  ...  Therefore, they presumed that people can read as fast from computer screens as from paper if text passages are presented on high display quality screens.  ... 
doi:10.5861/ijrset.2012.170 fatcat:3kmy6aox5nbmzbuzrzje44lj4y

Is printed-text the best choice? A mixed-method case study on reading comprehension

2020 Journal of Language and Linguistic Studies  
Accordingly, this study aims to set forth the effects of screen-based versus paper-based reading on reading comprehension of English.  ...  The range of studies suggesting that screen-based reading has a greater effect than primarily paper-based is growing each day.  ...  Reading from the screen is the act of reading texts, which are monitored on a screen like that of a computer in a digital way (Chou, 2009) .  ... 
doi:10.17263/jlls.712879 fatcat:ptsq44fvpzcann5yw32vaq4mga

Legibility on a Podcast: Color and typefaces [chapter]

Lennart Strand
2008 Advances in Computer and Information Sciences and Engineering  
As in printed matter, black text on white background is the most legible color combination on small computer screens like media players.  ...  CONCLUSION/RECOMMENDATION The traditional choice, black type on white background is a good choice for a color combination on small computer screens like iPods.  ...  that white text on a black background was the most comfortable combination to read on a small computer screen.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-1-4020-8741-7_48 dblp:conf/cisse/Strand07 fatcat:i6tjyjw46jhjth5h2bay55k4ke

Text readability and legibility on iPad with comparison to paper and computer screen

2017 Tehnički Vjesnik  
Original scientific paper In this paper authors examine readability and legibility of text on iPad and compare it partially to reading from computer screen and paper.  ...  of reading, texts displayed on iPad can replace texts printed on paper.  ...  Their findings (although lacking some technical details about computer screen and paper printout) found that reading the same text from iPad1 is 6,2 % slower than from paper.  ... 
doi:10.17559/tv-20160225140202 fatcat:s6k3putagfegba77akaw4gcjeu

Effects of Information Layout on Reading Speed: Differences between Paper and Monitor Presentation

Panayiotis Zaphiris, H. Kurniawan
2001 Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting  
part in reading on computer screen or on paper.  ...  Results are in agreement with previous studies, which showed that reading from paper is significantly faster (around 10-30%) than reading from screen.  ...  Figure 2 : 2 Percentage difference in reading from paper than from screen.  ... 
doi:10.1177/154193120104501512 fatcat:oscbangzx5bntnr3ip5m36y5se

Analysis of Skim Reading on Desktop versus Mobile Screen

Mesfer Alrizq, Sara Mehmood, Naeem Ahmed Mahoto, Ali Alqahtani, Mohammed Hamdi, Abdullah Alghamdi, Asadullah Shaikh
2021 Applied Sciences  
In total, sixty participants contributed to the study and it is found that, relative to reading the text on a mobile screen, skimming showed improved memory for the ideas defined in the text on a computer  ...  A software prototype is developed in this research study to analyze the impact of skim reading on a desktop computer screen versus a mobile device screen.  ...  However, reading from a computer screen and reading from a hard copy are two different cognitive techniques.  ... 
doi:10.3390/app11167398 fatcat:chvkwraopzajnpndkmu7axbqia

'You have to understand words … but not read them': young children becoming readers in a digital age

Rachael Levy
2009 Journal of Research in Reading  
Acknowledgements This research was funded by a grant from the ESRC.  ...  the computer screen text.  ...  The Book and Screen activity used a picture of a child reading a book ( Figure 1 ) and a second picture of a different child (but of the same gender) reading from a computer screen.  ... 
doi:10.1111/j.1467-9817.2008.01382.x fatcat:2qnbmpxkubeenhzoagcg5lzrxa

Suitable Length of Text Line on the Bases of Eye Blink for Reducing Maximum Focus Losses

Muzammil Khan, Mushtaq Raza
2012 International Journal of Computer Applications  
General Terms Suggesting suitable length of text line for textual materials that enhances readability, during reading from computer screen.  ...  overall readability or reading from the screen.  ...  from the computer screen.  ... 
doi:10.5120/4628-6653 fatcat:ipvlssxlerflthikmxquejsbxu

Reading On Paper And Digital Screening In Students Of Journalism And Foreign Languages Of Universities Of Manizales, Colombia And Kharkiv, Ukraine

L.M. Ramírez, L.V. Konstantinova
2017 Zenodo  
The main objective of the current research was to evaluate aspects of the process of reading of printed text and of computerized text by considering students of Communication and Journalism of the University  ...  Statistically significant differences were found in the number of weekly hours of computer use by students according to the participating universities (p = 0.00).  ...  The children took more time in reading and remembered more of the material of the text read than that of the computer screen.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.814482 fatcat:riowrhh5sbcwrlvq6jeaz53hvq
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