A vote against spaced repetition - LessWrong
LessWrong seems to be a big fan of spaced-repetition flashcard programs like
Anki, Supermemo, or Mnemosyne. I used to be. After using them religiously for 3
years in medical school, I now categorically advise against using them for large
volumes of memorization.
[A caveat before people get upset: I think they appropriate in certain
situations, and I have not tried to use them to learn a language, which seems