Your Storage Problems, Solved, Thanks to ‘Superman Memory Crystal’

Now aliens can learn about the Kardashians long after we’re gone.Researchers at the University of Southampton have developed digital data storage that could last for billions of years. Anthony wonders how this development could aid trading houses…you know, way down the line. For the March issue of Waters, I wrote about advancements in machine learning and how capital markets firms are trying to tap into some of the newer techniques. (The story should be posted on WatersTechnology.com next week.) One of the main reasons why machine learning is gaining more traction is due to improved capacity for storing data. In order to run a market-timing strategy, for example, using machine-learning techniques: You need to take in a massive amount of data; you have to be able to store that data;…


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