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Why more and more organizations are adopting the slow work movement

May 22, 2024 Why more and more organizations are adopting the slow work movement Productivity isn’t always about getting things done as quickly as possible BY Rachel Karl We live in a world that reveres speed and worships breadth over depth. But a quiet revolution is brewing, and it’s called the slow movement (or specifically, the … Continue reading Why more and more organizations are adopting the slow work movement

OpenAI president: ‘Our mistake was definitely just being slow to respond’

  By Max Ufberg March 10, 2023   It’s been four months since OpenAI debuted its chatbot, ChatGPT, and so far the hype train shows no sign of slowing down. These days everyone from teachers to journalists to HR departments are experimenting with generative AI. But there’s also been a wave of criticism over the … Continue reading OpenAI president: ‘Our mistake was definitely just being slow to respond’

Revolutionary changes in transportation could slow global warming—if they’re done right, IPCC says

By Alan Jenn   April 09, 2022   Around the world, revolutionary changes are under way in transportation. More electric vehicles are on the road, people are taking advantage of sharing mobility services, such as Uber and Lyft, and the rise in telework during the COVID-19 pandemic has shifted the way people think about commuting. … Continue reading Revolutionary changes in transportation could slow global warming—if they’re done right, IPCC says

What Slow Acceptance of Changing Terminology Suggests About Merchants’ Risk Management Response

David DeCorte January 10, 2022 The words we used to describe something tend to reflect the way we think about the subject. For example, let’s say I’m walking down the street, and I see a rock lying on the sidewalk. If I describe that rock as a “loose chunk of gravel,” what image comes to … Continue reading What Slow Acceptance of Changing Terminology Suggests About Merchants’ Risk Management Response

Weighted Images Pose New Challenge, Slow Load Times For Amazon, Others

Weighted Images Pose New Challenge, Slow Load Times For Amazon, Others by Laurie Sullivan  @lauriesullivan, April 8, 2020 Weighted images have always slowed web page-load times, but recent data points to issues for specific retailers including Amazon, Costco and The Home Depot. The weightier the image, the less mobile friendly. There are no surprises there, … Continue reading Weighted Images Pose New Challenge, Slow Load Times For Amazon, Others

Slow pages hurt conversions, but marketers aren’t in a hurry to fix them

Faster-loading sites was at the bottom of a list of marketing priorities according to an Unbounce survey. Greg Sterling on January 25, 2019 at 8:41 am Load time matters. Beyond the fact that Google has made page speed a mobile ranking factor, consumer behaviors and perceptions are significantly impacted by page load times. That’s according … Continue reading Slow pages hurt conversions, but marketers aren’t in a hurry to fix them