Flashcards are boring – This is a trivia game… enjoy.
Thing happens when you least expect them. Yesterday I when onto a conversation with a friend of mine, who it totally convince of not using SuperMemo or any SRS like software, I said to him that any method for learning works, but the algorithm for presenting the bullions of information in your collection makes it time wort. Is just a great way to save time and get thing done I argued, but no way I was close to convince any SRS would be of great help to him, at the end of this debate, he asked me, if I had to twitter a message to convince him to try out the software, what would I say:
“Flashcards are boring – This is a trivia game… enjoy”
Today I was searching if the cloud had something related to this though and thankfully a fellow blogger has. Jerry’s Blog – Because Wit Happens has a post related to SuperMemo, which I recommend you read, where he also says:
Anyway, I’ve been using it to brush up on my Spanish and have been making huge strides. Flashcards are boring–this is much more fun and kind of like playing JEOPARDY…
Only trouble know would be if friend don’t like trivia games.