Spedread is a free and open source speed reading application for Linux. Using this application you can improve your reading speed. Just type or paste the text in the Text field and go to the Read tab and click the play button and start reading. You can adjust the speed in milliseconds per word and the reading font also. It is written in Vala and released under GNU General Public License v3.0.
How to Install Spedread on Ubuntu Linux
Spedread is available via flatpak from the flathub. So you need to install flatpak on your system first. Click the below link and install it. After that restart your system.
How to Install flatpak and Flathub
Now go to the application menu and open the terminal software or (ctrl+alt+t) and run this Spedread app flatpak install command. This will install the latest version of Spedread on your system.
flatpak install flathub com.github.Darazaki.Spedread
After that you can run Spedread using this flatpak command.
flatpak run com.github.Darazaki.Spedread
If you don’t like it then uninstall it via
sudo flatpak uninstall com.github.Darazaki.Spedread