Roundup (May 28, 2020)
“The Google Page Experience Update: User Experience to Become a Google Ranking Factor” (via SEL)
Plan to begin using the “user experience” sometime next year.
- Direct From Google: Evaluating Page Experience For A Better Web
“The page experience signal measures aspects of how users perceive the experience of interacting with a web page. Optimizing for these factors makes the web more delightful for users across all web browsers and surfaces, and helps sites evolve towards user expectations on mobile. We believe this will contribute to business success on the web as users grow more engaged and can transact with less friction.”
New Tools Aim to Tame Pandemic Paper Tsunami (via Science)
Privacy: Surveillance/Facial Recognition: ACLU Files Lawsuit vs. Clearview AI
University of Tsukuba and F1000 Research Lead the Way in Open Science with First Open Research Publishing Gateway to Publish in Japanese
Vatican Archives Will Reopen to Scholars June 1 (via CNA)
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About Gary Price
Gary Price (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.