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Stats on Startups Registered on CrunchBase

Many thanks to Sameer Al-Sakran for compiling the numbers. Category Started Funded %F ∑Raised TC Posts Advertising 3972 631 16 $8B 996 Biotech 2787 1770 64 $42B 43 Cleantech 1302 719 55 $33B 192 Consulting 3330 176 5 $2B 444 … Continue reading

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http://c.brightcove.com/services/viewer/federated_f9?isVid=1&isUI=1 Somebody can kill you, at any time. (Source: http://c.brightcove.com/)

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I can afford to consume each of chocolate cheese tea/coffee fruit multiple times per week. I think that qualifies me as Pretty Goddam Lucky.

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Mostly in finance we assume that we have the equivalent of a standard dice. That is, while we assume we don’t know what number will come up next, we think that we know the distribution of numbers perfectly. In fact … Continue reading

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Hey! I made you some Wiener processes!

Check them out. Here are thirty homoskedastic ones: > homo.wiener <- array(0, c(100, 30))> for (j in 1:30) {  for (i in 2:length(homo.wiener)) {          homo.wiener[i,j] <-  homo.wiener[ i – 1, j] + rnorm(1)              … Continue reading

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