“High frequency trading is driven by being either the fastest to market, or equal fastest to market, and coming second is like losing,” said Hugh Cumberland, manager for financial services with Colt. (source accessed 8 Jul 2014) Similar entries: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/176551-new-laser-network-between-nyse-and-nasdaq-will-allow-high-frequency-traders-to-make-even-more-money http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB10001424052702303947904579340711424615716
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Internet Machine, 2014, Timo Arnall
“7000 fireworks went off all at once due to a computer malfunction. If I was there when that went off, it’d scare the crap out of me, and then obviously I’d be hysterically laughing.” (source 8 Jul 2014)
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“Hurricane Irene mattered not to NYSE Euronext’s large data center, which is built on land high enough to avoid 100-year floods and just about everything else.” (source accessed 7 Jul 2014) “Doing business the way it used to be done is no longer an option,” Stanley Young, chief executive of NYSE Technologies, said at a […]
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“This is people’s money. This is 401(k)s. Grandma’s mutual fund is now being whipped around by algos that don’t even understand what they’re doing,” said Joe Saluzzi, co-manager of trading at Themis Trading in Chatham, New Jersey. Source: http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/08/01/us-usa-nyse-tradinghalts-idUSBRE8701BN20120801 Source: http://www.foxbusiness.com/investing/2012/08/01/nyse-reviews-early-morning-trades/
Source: List of mergers and acquisitions by Google (accessed 06.07.2014) Number Acquisition date Company Business Country Price Used as or integrated with Ref(s). 1 February 12, 2001 Deja Usenet USA — Google Groups  2 September 20, 2001 Outride Web search engine USA — Google Personalized Search  3 February 2003 Pyra Labs Weblog software USA — […]
RAND Corporation’s book of One Million Random Numbers can be purchased in Amazon.
NANEX Research advertise their new tool for data visualization Nx3D, adding “depth” to their analysis.
We thank Matias Duarte for such concise approach to telling design from art. To produce this video the following constraints where put into effect. Same clip plays three times consecutively with each loop being half the speed of the previous one.