Chrome is now the most popular web browser. You can download some really useful free plug-ins and extensions for Chrome from the Chrome Web Store that make reading web content much easier. If you struggle with large blocks of text, convert text to speech with Select and Speak. Display web page heading maps and jump between sections with HeadingsMap. Hide distractions to turn cluttered web pages into a single and other distractions using Clearly or increase the display contrast with High Contrast. More add-ons are being produced all the time.
Microsoft Office, as well as most smartphones and tablets come with built in or downloadable software for reading text.