Q: I have a hard time reading long articles on the computer, even really good ones. Google is making me stupid, etc. How can I improve my online reading experience?
The website Readability offers a similar service. Readability looks better on most browsers, but Instapaper's device integration is really dynamite. There is no better way to read on a offline on a phone, which makes it great for plane or train trips.
Take a look for yourself below. The uncluttered interface makes it easier to focus on the words themselves. Here are screenshots of Nicholas Carr's story "Is Google Making Us Stupid?" as presented on (pre-redesign) TheAtlantic.com and then as displayed by Readability and Instapaper.
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