Blinkist Raises 18M
Blinkist recently made it easier to curate your own collections. Users can browse expert-curated lists or choose a topic-specific list to find Blinks of interest. They can highlight the parts they want to read and sync the highlights to Evernote or social media. They can also send Blinks directly to their Kindle. To send Blinks to your Kindle, you will need to whitelist Blinkist on your device.
While reading a book can be difficult for most of us, Blinkist makes it easy to consume information. The service features a large library and a clutter-free interface, so you don’t have to spend time scrolling through the book to find something interesting. Additionally, you can download audio abstracts for each book, which can help you soak up new knowledge while on the go. With Blinkist, you can save time and money.
Premium members can unsubscribe at any time. During your free trial you will have access to the library of 3000+ nonfiction book summaries. You won’t be able select the book that interests you. This is because there are different levels of access for Android and iPhone users. The free version will give you access to all three types of content, but you can change plans at any time. However, you cannot cancel your subscription during the trial period.
Blinkist is available for both iOS and Android. It also offers an online service that allows users to read nonfiction books. It’s especially useful for those who are short on time or need to quickly read a book. Once you’ve found the book you’re interested in, you can download the summaries to your device and enjoy them offline. You can also access the book summaries via Blinkist’s library.
Premium subscribers can also download audio versions. This means that you can listen to the read aloud whenever you like. The app also allows you to save the audio files to your device’s internal storage, which is useful if you’re on a flight or otherwise away from the grid. The audio quality is generally good, but there are instances of audio freezing. Furthermore, the app does not allow you to share the blinks you’ve downloaded.
Using Blinkist is easy to get started. It covers many topics, including psychology, business, science fiction, and business. You can also read books that you have never read before. This ensures that you don’t miss any important information. The app is easy to navigate, and its ‘currently reading’ and ‘completed’ tab make it easy to find what you’re looking for. With a few swipes and a progress bar, Blinkist is very simple to use.
Although Blinkist does not provide detailed analysis of the books it summarizes it, it is a great resource to enrich your autopilot moments. For example, you can use Blinkist to brush up on industry knowledge ahead of a big interview. Dense nonfiction books can also be a great source of tips and tricks. There are many explainers for bestseller titles across 27 categories. In addition, Blinkist offers key insights from podcasts.
If you don’t have time to read full books, Blinkist’s free app provides 15-minute comprehensive summaries of many non-fiction titles. It’s perfect for busy people or those with limited time. By listening to a book summary, you’ll get the essential information in a short period of time and decide whether to read the full text. Blinkist offers a free trial, so you can check out the service and decide if it’s right for you.
You can browse the latest titles by category, as well as browse recent additions. This way, you can find the latest titles that are being read most often. Write down the key lessons you learn from each summary when you read for an exam. Writing down key lessons from each summary will make it easier for you to refer to them later. And of course, you can also download free Blinkist files to read at your own pace. If you like what you see, you’ll be hooked!