METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR REMINDING READER OF FATIGUE IN READING WHILE USING ELECTRONIC DEVICE

Yueh-Min Huang (Inventor), Fu-Yun Yu (Inventor)

Research output: Patent

Abstract

The method and system for reminding readers of fatigue in reading while using electronic devices are revealed. First use a reading speed calculation module to detect user’s reading speed within a period of time when the user is using an electronic with a display to read. The reading speed is related to pages being turned or the amount of words being read. Then a fatigue-in-reading reminder module is activated by the reading speed calculation module when the user’s reading speed falls within a specific range so as to remind the user by pop-up windows, sounds, flash light or vibration at the proper time and provide the user certain corresponding measures he/she should take.
Original languageEnglish
Patent number9269257
Publication statusPublished - 1800

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