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Wheels of justice and the curious case of Sergey Aleynikov

Finally, there is some justice in the world. Dealbook reports that a judge on Friday tossed out much of the evidence that prosecutors planned to use against Mr. Aleynikov. Hope this is the long awaited breakthrough for him.   Quoted from Dealbook: In … Continue reading

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The Flash Boys effect aka Virtu IPO

Flash Boys by Michael Lewis which sold over 130k in the first week is a great read. I think Michael Lewis is a great and compelling story teller. The side effect of that seems to be public squabbling between various … Continue reading

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A Tale of two ex-Goldmanites

The much anticipated trial of “Fabulous” Fab Tourre turns out to be more about the indictment of his former employer and  their practices. Fab did failed to convince the jury that he did not defraud investors in the synthetic CDO … Continue reading

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What was old is new again or the return of the Luddites

On the heels of Oracle’s dismal earnings release, Ellison announces a “mainframe”class computer server, called the M5, yes a  true to life mainframe. You might wonder -is this the correct century to get bragging rights about the fastest mainframe. To … Continue reading

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Got your “You have one of the top 1% most viewed LinkedIn profiles for 2012!” email from Linkedin?

On the heels of the Linkedin email, I found it interesting to see that there is LinkedIn like professional network being developed by a company called Relationship Science. DealBook has highlighted the company. “Forget six degrees of Kevin Bacon. This is … Continue reading

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More intelligent search from Google?

Google has progressed considerably in semantic search it appears. They have committed to revamping search to produce a “thinking” search machine. It looks very promising and has the makings of a breakthrough in search. But what would be missed in … Continue reading

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More intelligent search from Google?

Google has progressed considerably in semantic search it appears. They have committed to revamping search to produce a “thinking” search machine. It looks very promising and has the makings of a breakthrough in search. But what would be missed in … Continue reading

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