Linking Pictures Based on Their Contents

The TED Conference this year displayed an amazing demo of a system that links pictures together based on their visual contents. It's hard to explain. The system creates a 3D model of the area where the pictures was taken and allows you to browse pictures in a truly unique way.

Link (Thank you, Intonaco)

McKinsey: The Business Case Against Tolerating Workplace Jerks

Employing jerks can cost your company. A jerk, understood as someone who insults and intimidates coworkers, can carry more indirect costs than one might think. This popular McKinsey Quarterly article explores the subject.

The Quarterly goes on to explain how SuccessFactors, a human resource management software company, has implemented a no-jerks policy.