I Built a Speed-Listening App

Because 2x just isn’t fast enough

Max Deutsch
Apr 22, 2016 · 9 min read

How it started

23,478 minutes of audiobooks since January 2016

Building the prototype

Making it Pretty

1. The List

2. The Play/Pause Button

3. The Tiny Play/Pause Button

4. The Timeline Control

5. The “Completed” Animation

6. The Speed Control

7. The Delete Button

Making a big tradeoff

Creating the Killer Feature

ASR button hiding at the very bottom of the video

Setting a price

The world’s best speed-listener

Max Deutsch is an obsessive learner, product builder, guinea pig for Month to Master, and founder at Openmind.

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