BeeLine Reader

BeeLine Reader

BeeLine's color gradient makes reading faster/easier for over 90% of people. How much will it help you?

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What is BeeLine Reader?

BeeLine Reader is a robust Firefox add-on that offers enhanced on-screen reading experience by showcasing text using eye-guiding color gradients. This innovative product has been utilized worldwide, reading hundreds of millions of pages. It has been adopted by institutions like California Public Library System and notable literacy nonprofits such as Bookshare and Reading Is Fundamental. It has been backed by grants from NewSchools Venture Fund and the Tech Museum of Innovation, and investment from Intel Capital.

Stats
Users: 799 ▼ -11
Rating: 3.27 (22)
Version: 2.16.0 (Last updated: 2021-09-23)
Creation date: 2018-02-23
Weekly download count: 13
Firefox on Android: No
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • tabs
  • storage
  • contextMenus
  • webRequest
  • https://*/*
  • http://*/*
Size: 694.99K
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Summary

BeeLine Reader is a tool that makes reading on-screen easier by displaying text using eye-guiding color gradients.

BeeLine Reader has been used to read hundreds of millions of pages by people around the world, and it has been adopted by the California Public Library System and leading literacy nonprofits Bookshare and Reading Is Fundamental.

BeeLine Reader is supported by grants from NewSchools Venture Fund and the Tech Museum of Innovation, and by investment from Intel Capital.

User reviews
User reviews summary
These summaries are automatically generated weekly using AI based on recent user reviews. Firefox Browser Add-ons does not verify user reviews, so some user reviews may be inaccurate, spammy, or outdated.
Pros
  • Improves reading speed and comprehension
  • Helps with conditions like ADHD, dyslexia, and vision problems
  • Differentiates each line and word with color
Cons
  • Requires a paid subscription
  • Doesn't work with all interfaces or texts
  • Issues with transparency regarding privacy
Most mentioned
  • Helpful for people with learning disabilities
  • Paid subscription
  • Improved readability of text
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Safety
Risk impact

BeeLine Reader is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install BeeLine Reader if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

BeeLine Reader has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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