Anki – Remembering Things Easily
Anki is a program which makes remembering things easy. Because it’s a lot more efficient than traditional study methods, you can either greatly decrease your time spent studying, or greatly increase the amount you learn. Anyone who needs to remember things in their daily life can benefit from Anki. Since it is content-agnostic and supports images, audio, videos and scientific markup (via LaTeX), the possibilities are endless. Examples include: a) Learning a language; b) Studying for medical and law exams; b) Memorizing people’s names and faces; c) Brushing up on geography; d) Mastering long poems; and e) Even practicing guitar chords! Features include: 1) Synchronization – Use the free AnkiWeb synchronization service to keep your cards in sync across multiple devices; 2) Flexibility – From card layout to review timing, Anki has a wealth of options for you to customize; 3) Media-Rich – Embed audio clips, images, videos and scientific markup on your cards, with precise control over how it’s shown; 4) Optimized – Anki will handle decks of 100,000+ cards with no problems; 5) Fully Extensible – There are a large number of add-ons available; and 6) Open Source – Because the code and storage format is open, your important data is safe. This will be added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™ Information Blog. This will be added to Entrepreneurial Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Student Research Resources Subject Tracer™ This will be added to Education and Academic Resources Subject Tracer™.