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Curve Fitting the data – The greatest folly and the search for the Holy Grail.

Curve Fitting the data – The greatest folly and the search for the Holy Grail.

Financial Services / Information Technology

Back in the earlier days, when data analysis first began, it began with the rationale to predict prices. Financials traders have always looked for the holy grail, the one that can make you forever RICH. The process begins with an analysis of past data, within such analysis a pattern is observed and judging from the manner the pattern reflects, sooner or later the trader’s mind starts conside... Read More »

1990’s The End of Real Innovation and Growth.

1990’s The End of Real Innovation and Growth.

Information Technology / iTechnopreneur

 Brief: Innovation, growth and human development are closely correlated. Today’s youth are losing their cognitive abilities and problems of today are not with innovation but excessive experimentation. 1990’s is when we saw the last bouts of real innovation, 1990’s is also the time frame witnessed when Youth IQ levels have been dropping.  The world is indeed dumber and in the... Read More »