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Comment Re:Mwahahahhaha (Score 1) 142

> Wallstreet wants so desperately to increase the number of coders to make cheap labor. It is hilarious when coders fight back by diminishing the value of business people

You've mistaken the people one rung up the ladder from yourself for the bosses. The 0.001% will be quite happy to replace the business people with algorithms that further concentrate their wealth. We all serve at the pleasure of the 0.001%

Comment Re:They already use algorithms to make decisions (Score 1) 142

The algorithms will know that other algorithms exist and that any information is instantly translated into buying or selling action, magnified by the other algorithms. End result? The market wildly oscillates between infinity (can't buy at any price) and zero (can't sell at any price) with nanosecond intervals of opportunity during each oscillation.

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