Monday, April 14, 2008

A watched pot never boils. Let's smoke it.

Here's a very nice article on Wimpy's blog on how oversampling (essentially, taking inputs too frequently) is the root cause of all misery of mankind.

I get the feeling this applies to far more than just portfolio tracking, to even ridiculously complicated and indecipherable (to me, and quite a few others) things like relationships.