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Why more news means more noise, not more signal…

Why more news means more noise, not more signal -Technical derivations. Ignore the math and see that the st arrives to the desktop. We need strong filtering. The Noise Bottleneck or How Noise Explodes Faster than Data(pdf) via Why more news means more noise, not more… – Nassim Nicholas Taleb | Facebook.

Noise and Signal — Nassim Taleb | Farnam Street

The more frequently you look at data, the more noise you are disproportionally likely to get (rather than the valuable part called the signal); hence the higher the noise to signal ratio. And there is a confusion, that is not psychological at all, but inherent in the data itself. Say you look at information on […]