Blog for LearnObit

Sungho Yahng

About Pricing

For now, LearnObit is free-to-use. However, this is a commercial project and I have to make a living with it (otherwise I'll starve). I will likely do this thorugh a subscription model, because I don't have any other options (maybe another option ...

Why is it different from other spaced repetition software (i.e. Anki)?

This is so important that there are short and long articles. This is the short version. The long version can be found here. There is an old, tried-and-tested learning algorithm called SR (Spaced Repetition) (The algorithm used to determine when to sho...

Roadmap

Currently, LearnObit is still an unfinished product.I'm trying to build an Integrated Learning Environment that could be used for broad application. The current implementation as a small entry point for that goal is to combine Spaced Repetition, which ...

I will not disappear

Many new things disappear into obscurity. That’s the understandable reason why people don’t pay attention to new things. That won’t be LearnObit’s fate. At least I have tenacity. From the first conception of LearnObit to the point we are at now, it has...

Frequently Said Things

I launched LO late-January, 2020. After the first launch, most people's reaction was "Something just doesn't work." And a little later, most people's reaction was "It's so complicated that I can't figure it out." Then people started talking about othe...

New feature launched: The Spreadsheet In the Tree

I had three features in mind that the app should have for me to call LO the beta version. And the first of these features has been released now The Spreadsheet In the Tree! This is ironic because the goal of LO is going beyond just learning simple f...

How to use LearnObit in practice

I'd like to share how I actually use LO (LearnObit). First of all, I need to decide if the target contents I care about are worth LOizing. (LOize is a term I coined. It means organizing something into LO so it can be managed as knowledge rather than...

What is SnT condition (and why it's the best condition)

Before presenting the researchers’ findings, it can already be noted that the students’ expectations of the retained material bore no correlation to the actual results, showing that the students did not experience anything in the way of a mnemonic lear...

So what’s the best learning method, by scientific research result?

tl;dr: Of the learning strategies that deserve consideration, the two most effective choices were practice testing and distributed practice(or spaced repetition).While many different approaches are utilized, there are really only few that are effectiv...

What is the difference between it and Anki?

Seeing as LearnObit uses Spaced Repetition (SR), there is a question that often arises: What separates it from conventional SR Software (SRS), such as Anki? Let’s start with what binds them first. LearnObit – and likewise all SRS, including Anki – are ...