Tag Archives: Programmers

Why programmers thinks that python is for noobs?

Here are the highlights to this exact question. I agree especially when you consider Lua as described below.

t pretty much has to, in order for Python to even work for machine learning. Python is far too slow of a language to use to process the sometimes billions of records involved in teaching deep learning algorithms. The reason it works at all is that it has libraries like NumPy that are written in C or C++ that do the computational heavy lifting….

I spent more than a decade using C++ to write games and game engines. I kept running into the limitations of C++ in my ability to be agile in the creation of games, or of game logic. I could use C++ for everything, but it takes longer than it should to do some things.

So when I discovered the dynamic language Lua, and how easy it was to embed, I became a huge dynamic language advocate. So much so that my game engines became more and more centered around Lua and less around C++. My command line scripts also transitioned to Ruby at about the same time.

https://www.quora.com/Why-do-some-programmers-thinks-that-python-is-for-noobs

I did this last night

Going LIVE at 8PM EDT tonight for Latest opportunity for crypto automated trading

This was about the latest opportunity that could be found. It seems many of the positions put on always potentially goes negative lately. I am hoping to expand into other asset classes in coming weeks. This includes forex and CFD using Oanda.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oP_Uqfwb0K8

 

Back to Python

Just remember I also have this course for those who want to learn about jumpstarting to build a primitive automated trading system.

https://quantlabs.net/academy/python-algo-trading-infrastructure-with-crypto-currency/

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5 Free R Programming Courses for Data Scientists and machine learning Programmers

I am quite surprised R is being promoted as a language ofr machine learning and data research. According to the latest Tiobe Programming Language Index, R is placed at 15 while other popular programming languages are in the top 10. The most notable is MATLAB where you would think it would wither to die. MATLAB has a lot of relevance still but this free R course might be of interested to you.

Here are some of the article highlights:

R burst into the scene with its powerful support for stats (linear and nonlinear modeling, classical statistical tests, time-series analysis, classification, clustering, …) and graphical techniques, but in recent year, it has gained a lot of popularity among Data Scientist and Data minors.

Along with Python, R is the second most popular language to learn the new world of Data Science, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, and Artificial intelligence.

https://hackernoon.com/5-free-r-programming-courses-for-data-scientists-and-ml-programmers-5732cb9e10

https://www.tiobe.com/tiobe-index/

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R and Python join forces for cross over event for programmers

R and Python join forces for cross over event for programmers

This appears to be worth watching as there seems to be this resurgence in R

R and Python are joining forces, in the most ambitious crossover event of the year—for programmers

 

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How many programmers and traders do you see on this top 400 billionaire list?

How many programmers and traders do you see on this top 400 billionaire list?

Just for a little way to motivate

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-03-15/top-400-billionaires-wealth-rises-to-3-896-trillion

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How 9 year olds are Python programmers

How 9 year olds are Python programmers

After last nite’s Meetup, I feel I must show that 9 year olds are recommended to learn this programming language. If they can teach a young kid, why are you not learning it to advanced you knowledge in automated/algo trading? This articles also lists out the reasons why Python is selected.

http://inventwithpython.com/blog/2010/09/27/i-want-to-teach-my-kid-how-to-program/

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C++ scenario for DotNet CSharp programmers

C++  scenario for DotNet CSharp programmers

You know typical scenarios sent from someone on my Skype

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Michael Lewis of Flash Boys and IEX on Bloomberg TV: It is confirmed Programmers Have Replaced Traders because of quant and HFT

Michael Lewis of Flash Boys and IEX on Bloomberg TV: It is confirmed Programmers Have Replaced Traders because of quant and HFT

This is confirmed on what I was saying despite think I was off my meds! (see the video below)  Ba ha!!

Sent from Bloomberg TV+ for iPad

Watch this http://bloom.bg/1pUS0fI

Michael Lewis: Programmers Have Replaced Traders
April 3: “Flash Boys” Author Michael Lewis and IEX President and CEO Brad Katsuyama discuss information tech on Wall Street.

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True: The best traders are the ones that are programmers and driven to be a damn good one!

True: The best traders are the ones that are programmers and driven to be a damn good one!

Despite what Mr WIlmot thinks (again he started the whole thing), this is the reality, Quants are 90% programming. End of story which means many fail. Oh well. Back to the casino you go.

As for the subject, the truth speaks. The cave men days of charting traders are over within a few years. You better be gal or boy genius on the computer to work on Wall St. The new expectation has been raised. Deal?

https://www.quantnet.com/threads/our-best-traders-spend-a-lot-of-their-time-pounding-away-writing-code.10630/

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for newbies: 5 Mistakes Programmers Make when Starting in Machine Learning

for newbies: 5 Mistakes Programmers Make when Starting in Machine Learning
Machine Learning
There is no right way to get into machine learning. We all learn slightly different ways and have different objectives of what we want to do with or for machine learning. A common goal is to get productive with machine learning quickly. If that is your goal than this post highlights five common mistakes programmers make on the path to quickly being productive machine learning practitioners.

http://getprismatic.com/news/topic/Machine%20Learning

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Is R good with C# or Microsoft DotNet for quant trading and How I hire programmers

Hi there

Is R good with C Sharp or DotNet for quant trading and How I hire programmers

https://quantlabs.net/blog/2013/09/cusersi7-acerdocumentscamtasia-studiois-r-good-with-c-sharp-or-dotnet-for-quant-trading-and-how-i-hire-programmers/

I have played with R and other bridging technologies. They may work fine for those wanting to backtest or prototype quant trading strategies but I don’t think it is ready for live trading. This is why I am going down the path that I am generating C++ source code from Matlab/Simulink to be implemented into my upcoming trading platform. This can make it faster which is required if you plan to trade on ticks or subsecond market data.

I am hoping to complete the core components of  this platform soon. Do you want to be part of those announcements when they are ready to go? How about learning about the internals of it in a multi day workshop? Only my QuantLabs.net Premium Members will have that access.

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Bryan

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