Listening

5 Reasons to Listen to Audiobooks

Jan 20 Listening

Some people still love the traditional printed book, but over the 12 months we have spoken to lots of people who tell us they are consuming more and more audiobooks, so if you still aren’t sure if audiobooks are for you, we thought we’d put down the 5 top reason why those that are now […]

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Litphonix – Audiobooks helping you to sleep…

Jan 12 Listening

Do you enjoy a good e-book at bedtime? How well are you sleeping? A team from Harvard Medical School compared reading paper books and light-emitting e-readers before sleep. They found it took longer to nod off with a back-lit e-reader, which led to poorer quality sleep and being more tired the next morning. Original Kindle readers do […]

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Benefits of Audiobooks in Learning

Where do audiobooks fit into learning? I love listening to audiobooks and many share my enthusiasm, however, sometimes my enthusiasm is met with comments such as “That’s not really reading, is it?” or “I won’t let my students listen to audiobooks because that’s cheating.” Listening to books is certainly different from reading books, but is it cheating? […]

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