## Maximize Profit and Minimize Risk with Bitcoin Price Prediction

Suppose you trained an algorithm which predicts the stock market correct about 70% of all cases. Now you would like to start using your algorithm in real life. Chances are that you don’t get what you expect! On every stock market, you have to pay fees for trading (both for buying and selling stocks). In this article, I will explain how I minimized the risk for my Bitcoin Stock Prediction algorithm mathematically. My algorithm and risk minimization is successfully tested on a Bitcoin stock market called Kraken.

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## Mastering Pandas

In this course, you will learn how to use the Python Pandas. After the course, you will be able to:

• Visualizing data using line plots, scatter plots and histograms
• Merging and storing data

The course also includes more advanced topics, such as data parallelization and aggregation.

You can see all course content under “Curriculum” on Data Blogger Courses and the first three lessons are free. The first free lesson can be found here.

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## Artificial Neural Nets, a gentle introduction

This article explains the basics of some Artificial Neural Network models an overview of the recent history Artificial Neural Networks, from MLPs to GANs. Feel free to join the discussion!

## The Mathematics behind Search Engines

In this short post, I will give an overview of some technology that is used by well-known search engines. (more…)

## Summing the Fibonacci Sequence

An image from nature (by Sustainable San Mateo). The golden ratio approximately (this is a topic for discussion) appears in here and is closely related to the Fibonacci sequence.

Consider the following problem (Project Euler, Problem #2):

Each new term in the Fibonacci sequence is generated by adding the previous two terms. By starting with 1 and 2, the first 10 terms will be:

1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, 21, 34, 55, 89, …

By considering the terms in the Fibonacci sequence whose values do not exceed four million, find the sum of the even-valued terms.

Solving this problem by using a programming language is relatively easy and requires only looping through the sequence. How can you tackle this problem without the need for a computer? Spoiler alert: there is only one final step in which we will use a calculator.