This week interesting links:
- Google’s Quest to Build a Better Boss.
Google’s attempt to use a data-driven approach to management using data gathered from inside Google, it sounds like a pretty promising program. Usually re-inventing the wheel is a negative pattern but it seems to not be the case for Google on a regular basis.
- Japanese Earthquake: Before and after.
Some haunting images of the destruction done by the tsunami that was triggered by the earthquake off the coast of Japan. The use of the slider to compare the overlapped before and after images is very effective.
- Infographic of the Day: A Mind-Blowing History of Sci-Fi.
An amazing hand drawn infographic on the history of science fiction.
- The Future of Analytics Products.
A very useful round up of the current Analytics offering and the up and coming new products.
- Built here? No, thanks.
On why building your own internal game engine may not be a good idea.
- Think Stats: Probability and Statistics for Programmers.
A free eBook about learning probability and statistics for Python programmers.
- Scared Straight. (Comic)
An amusing look at possible ways to make trouble making kids behave.