The BS Detector

In order to find a real trend, people must first dig through a load of crap.


This appeared as the editor’s letter in the March issue of WatersTechnology magazine.

“Blockchain is going to be bigger than the internet.” I call bullshit! “Traders will be completely replaced by machines in the next decade.” I call bullshit! “Alternative data is more important than market data.” I. Call. Bull. Shit.

When you write about technology for a living, it’s difficult to sift through the massive pile of manure shoveled your way on a daily basis to pick out an actual nugget of a trend

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