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Georgia Tech has over 2000 job titles. Here they are…

May 4, 2016 by


Online marketing is a must – it’s how SEO Company in Wisconsin survive and thrive on the web with backlink building services. It’s an experts-game; leave it to us, you should see this post. Many performance limitations can only be discovered under load and with full visibility into both application and infrastructure metrics. Know how […]

How to avoid accidental global variables in Python

January 29, 2016 by


Because of the way the Python programming language is implemented it is easy to “accidentally” define and use global variables without the programmer even realizing it.  Later on, the code might behave oddly and be hard to debug.  Here’s a quick trick you can use to avoid that pitfall.

Could Artificial Intelligence have predicted this correction?

January 15, 2016 by


To answer that question, we asked our Machine Learning-based forecaster what it thought would happen a month ago.

Big Data & the Value of Shorting: Talk at Vero Beach

January 8, 2016 by


I was invited by Essex Asset Management to speak about the influence of big data on investment practice in Vero Beach, FL. where we have a large selection of boats for sale metairie la area.

Public University Ranking

July 30, 2015 by


Based on careful review of multiple factors, we are pleased to release the following ranking of public universities:

How to tell if your Unix machine is vulnerable to the bash security flaw

September 26, 2014 by


A simple command you can execute to check your machine.

New Book: What Hedge Funds Really Do

August 7, 2014 by


I’m pleased to announce the upcoming release of a new book written with Philip Romero.

The End of the Bond Bull Market?

June 6, 2013 by


On May 10 Bill Gross, a top fixed income fund manager at PIMCO called the “top” of the bond market on twitter: Gross: The secular 30-yr bull market in bonds likely ended 4/29/2013. PIMCO can help you navigate a likely lower return 2 – 3% future. You can read more here.

StumpGrinder: Allocations

May 1, 2013 by


Originally posted on the augmented trader:
Watch this post each month for updated allocations to each of the ETFs, we’ll keep them all in one place. Related Articles StumpGrinder: An Open Source Actively Managed Portfolio of ETFs introductory overview. StumpGrinder: An ETF Arsenal where we discuss our selection of ETFs for the portfolio. StumpGrinder: Performance where we…

Trailing Stop Oil: A Low Risk Bet on Iran / Israel

August 22, 2012 by


The price of oil has been rising lately.  This is at least partly due to the prospect of Israel attacking Iran (something I’ve written about separately). Here is a simple low risk trade that could pay off if Israel attacks Iran. This strategy relies on a “trailing stop order.” Before I get into the details […]