Productivity

Anything to do with Productivity

96d2c0ccb7cce03f75db3297b9a8af04 Iva @Iva - about 4 years ago
Linux Command Line Productivity with tmux
It is no secret that most Linux power users use the shell for many tasks, as for people who know what they are doing, it can be quite efficient. In addition, there are some tasks that can only be carried out from the command line, although their number shrinks every year....continued
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192059156a7075f96be3d979645bdbcc Zackery @Zackery - about 1 month ago
AI in Finance is Like 'Moving From Typewriters To Word Processors'
The accounting and finance professions have long adapted to technology -- from calculators and spreadsheets to cloud computing. However, the emergence of generative AI presents both new challenges and opportunities for students looking to get ahead in the wor…
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62b830bbc5092803336a4f6bb9370281 Manley @Manley - 5 months ago
Bankers Will See AI Transform Three-Quarters of Day, Study Says
AI is likely to replace or at least lend a hand in tasks that take up almost three-quarters of the time bank employees now spend working. From a report: That's the conclusion of a new analysis by consultancy Accenture, which said banking has the potential to …
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6ede9b368e706f8b5e5082140d4d45d9 Moises @Moises - about 4 years ago
222d8c41bd81f4a6d7b47e2341f0ffca Jarod @Jarod - 4 months ago
Amazon Tells Warehouse Workers To Close Their Eyes and Think Happy Thoughts
Amazon is telling workers to close their eyes and dream of being somewhere else while they're standing in a warehouse. From a report: A worker in one of Amazon's fulfillment centers, who we've granted anonymity, sent 404 Media a photo they took of a screen im…
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0cefff9aac729a36835c46e07795e1e7 Mariano @Mariano - 8 months ago
McKinsey Sees AI Adding Up To $340 Billion To Wall Street Profit
Banks using generative artificial intelligence tools could boost their earnings by as much as $340 billion annually through increased productivity, according to consultants hoping to help the industry adapt in this fast-moving area. From a report: This would …
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192059156a7075f96be3d979645bdbcc Zackery @Zackery - 5 months ago
Why Productivity Makes Us So Anxious
Our writers’ most helpful insights on getting things done without stressing about them too much.
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Bcc328421e41493288f095ab9a711673 Roger @Roger - 5 months ago
Morgan Stanley Says Firms Are Focused on Costs Like Never Before
US companies are discussing cost control on earnings calls at a record rate, amid a push to reallocate funds and invest in new technologies, according to an analysis by Morgan Stanley strategists. From a report: Transcript mentions of "operational efficiency"…
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Bcc328421e41493288f095ab9a711673 Roger @Roger - 9 months ago
Samsung Launches Generative AI Model Made For Its Devices
Samsung has beat Apple to the chase by introducing a new generative AI model that's expected to come to its devices soon. The model is called Samsung Gauss after Carl Friedrich Gauss, "the legendary mathematician who established normal distribution theory, th…
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517b70d8d6fde87cc5b8e754959e4212 Ezequiel @Ezequiel - 22 days ago
Greece Introduces Six-day Working Week
Greece has introduced a six-day working week for some businesses in a bid to boost productivity and employment in the southern European country. From a report: The regulation, which came into force on July 1, bucks a global trend of companies exploring a shor…
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Aafc872a384e36f0c748991d0e7580c6 Minnie @Minnie - 9 months ago
Infosys Founder Says India's Work Culture Must Change: 'Youngsters Should Work 70 Hours a Week'
NR Narayana Murthy, the founder of software consultancy giant Infosys, urged youngsters in India to work 70 hours a week if they want the nation to compete with other economies. From a report: Narayana Murthy, in conversation with former Infosys CFO Mohandas …
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Aafc872a384e36f0c748991d0e7580c6 Minnie @Minnie - 25 days ago
Chinese Tech Companies Push Staff To the Limit
JD.com founder Richard Liu warned employees against prioritizing work-life balance during a recent video conference, stating those who "put life first and work second" were not welcome at the company. This stance reflects a broader trend in China's tech secto…
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6232f8a636fcadbbec0b89d4f6ded6e2 Ericka @Ericka - 2 months ago
AI Hitting Labour Forces Like a 'Tsunami', IMF Chief Says
AI is hitting the global labour market "like a tsunami" International Monetary Fund Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva said on Monday. AI is likely to impact 60% of jobs in advanced economies and 40% of jobs around the world in the next two years, Georgie…
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7094e9deddcf03241ed9894017ba09bc Rose @Rose - about 2 years ago
Did the Pandemic Normalize Employee-Monitoring Software?
"Employee monitoring software became the new normal during COVID-19..." writes Australia's public broadcaster ABC, "logging keystrokes and mouse movement, capturing screenshots, tracking location, and even activating webcams and microphones." And now "It see…
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222d8c41bd81f4a6d7b47e2341f0ffca Jarod @Jarod - 8 months ago
Microsoft Officially Launches Loop, Its Notion Competitor
Microsoft is officially launching its Notion-like productivity and collaboration app called Loop. From a report: Loop lets you use flexible, collaborative workspaces and pages to make it easier to cooperate on work. If you're familiar with Notion's interface …
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9b25e3cdd7708c288912746ec95d7c9b Liliane @Liliane - about 5 years ago
I got interviewed by Fast Company about AI and work in the future
I got interviewed by Fast Company about AI and work in the futureUnder the intriguing titles Productivity Confidential: Artificial Intelligence – Friend or Foe? Fast Company just released a podcast where Ted Brown interviewed me.You can listen to the podcast here:Source: ...continued
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1f7b605070774dac8bb3c859143de9d2 Jeffrey @Jeffrey - 4 months ago
My 2024 Setup
Software & Productivity
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F8a6248ab1c5ce893cb03b8d7e3ab08b Cyril @Cyril - about 5 years ago
1Focus 3.3.4 - Block distracting apps and Web sites.
1Focus 3.3.3 free download for MacThank you for your review1Focus lets you block distracting apps and websites to skyrocket your productivity. Beat procrastination and get things done by focusing on one task at a time. Ideal for students, entrepreneurs, and creative peopl...continued
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6b970372434ca9c9def5abb121107916 Rex @Rex - about 5 years ago
The Trillion-Dollar Taboo: Why It's Time To Stop Ignoring Mental Health at Work
The Trillion-Dollar Taboo: Why It's Time To Stop Ignoring Mental Health at WorkLinkedInMinds!this tool Check out Slashdot on LinkedIn Minds! | Migrate from GitHub to SourceForge quickly and easily withCheck out all of SourceForge’sSource: Slashdot.orgPowered by NewsAPI.or...continued
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76cef6f73945104b91bf5d96ec4a3ce2 Rowan @Rowan - over 4 years ago
What’s Your Personal Productivity Style?
What’s Your Personal Productivity Style?Carson Tate is an expert on workplace productivity and the author of WORK SIMPLY: Embracing the Power of Your Personal Productivity Style (Penguin, 2014).Source: Hbr.orgPowered by NewsAPI.orgKeywords:Productivity • Expert • Employme...continued
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292890d964de1c8eba1a56fae0ed91c0 Alexzander @Alexzander - about 5 years ago
Spark 2.3.8 - Email client for Apple devices. (Demo)
Spark 2.3.6 free download for MacSpark gives time back to all those who live by their inbox by helping to quickly see what is important and clean up the rest.The most recent update allows you to select various fonts and pick text size to compose the best email.It’s a long...continued
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B1adb7ec7ad84fbf0007aae5b870eb61 Alan @Alan - about 5 years ago
DEMO - Digital Caricatures and Ilustration with Ed Steckley presented by Wacom
Digital Caricatures and Ilustration with Ed Steckley presented by WacomB&H Photo, Video and Pro-Audio events that are offered in the B&H Event Space are subject to cancellation without any notice. While we are committed to providing a quality experience for our cu...continued
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Eb0f1753654cff1630386503eeba7c5d Bobby @Bobby - almost 3 years ago
Study of 61,000 Microsoft Employees Finds Remote Work Threatened Productivity and Innovation
"A new study finds that Microsoft's companywide shift to remote work has hurt communication and collaboration among different business groups inside the company, threatening employee productivity and long-term innovation," reports GeekWire: That's one of the…
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24f317f89bef5f8cefa430eec1cd2f6d Nestor @Nestor - over 4 years ago
Microsoft's New Keyboards Have Dedicated Keys For 'Office' and Emojis
Microsoft's New Keyboards Have Dedicated Keys For 'Office' and EmojisSlashdot is powered by your submissions, so send in your scoopSource: Slashdot.orgPowered by NewsAPI.orgKeywords:Microsoft • Computer keyboard • Microsoft Office • Emoji • Slashdot •
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5f2a5d252075b249ec8e8890761ce609 Arvid @Arvid - 7 months ago
Developer Productivity for Humans, Part 7: Software Quality
There are three facets of developer productivity: speed, ease, and quality. In this column, we explore software quality, what has made it so difficult to define and measure, and theorize that there are four types of quality which influence each other.
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