the year is 2050. the rolling stones are touring america. a jar full of dust that used to be mick jagger is wheeled out onto the stage, placed in front of a microphone. there is no sound. additional jars of dust are brought out to join the jar of mick jagger dust. there are literally 4 jars of dust sitting in a line on a stage. the audience paid $500 dollars for these tickets. 3 hours of silence.
When we read, our eyes move across a page or a screen to digest the words. All of that eye movement slows us down, but a new technology called Spritz claims to have figured out a way to turn us into speed-readers. By flashing words onto a single point on a screen, much like watching TV, Spritz says it will double your reading speed.