• Y Combinator Alum BigCalc Makes Hadoop Easier for High Frequency Trading Firms

    Y Combinator Alum BigCalc Makes Hadoop Easier for High Frequency Trading Firms

    Wall Street has been dealing with big data since before it was a thing. But the rise of algorithmic and high frequency trading is making big data even bigger and has led many firms to adopt the same free open source tools that tech startups and scientific researchers are using, according to Dharmesh Malam, CEO and co-founder of the Y Combinator alum BigCalc. Read More

  • Roku Adds New Channel For Horror Fans

    Roku Adds New Channel For Horror Fans

    Got a Roku box? Love scary movies? Well, Roku just made a deal with a new content provider to add a new channel, Frightology. For $2.99 a month, you get unlimited access to the Frightology lineup of on-demand movies and episodic content, including indie films and cult classics. It’s the latest channel that Roku has made available to people who purchase their set top boxes. Roku’s… Read More