Reading comprehension just as good using a Kindle as with paper


In 2010, a reassuring study in fact found no difference in recall after reading material electronically versus paper. Now Sara Margolin and her colleagues have looked at reading comprehension and again found no deficits in understanding of material consumed on a Kindle or a computer versus paper.


Between the title and summary, which are on one topic, and the link, which is on an entirely different topic. Must be that online reading comprehension bit... (Serious comment: The study itself, or at least the reporting on it, is flawed to the extent that it's entirely about short passages, and if there's a comprehension or learning difference, it's almost certainly related to long texts, which are very difficult to test.)

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