Recently I started algotrading using the Alpaca API noticed a distinct lack of resources out there for JavaScript devs. Yes it’s true that there’s a wealth of python content, but I personally strongly prefer C style syntax to Python’s control statement declaration style, lack of semicolons , brackets, and reliance…


Africa is the most linguistically diverse continent on Earth, with over 2000 languages and billions of native speakers. Despite recent advances in online language learning, there remains no major education platform that supports more than one or two African languages. …


Francophone African countries represented 10 per cent of the total VC funding received by African startups in 2017, according to a report released by Partech Africa. In the year 2021, the African startup space is still dominated by the same 5 countries receiving a majority of VC funding on the…


Nigerian API fintech startup, Mono, has closed a $2 million Seed round to power the financial data economy in Africa. …


Founded in 2008 and headquartered in Utah, Blackrock Neurotech has been selling hardware and software solutions to the neuroscience research community for years. …


The Long-Overlooked African Tech Ecosystem is on the rise, and this is why you should care.

Africa’s tech ecosystem

The African Tech ecosystem has long been overlooked. African startups raised a grand total of $400 million in 2015, whereas startups in the United States alone raised over $100 billion the same year. However, Africa is one of the worlds fastest-growing tech markets, with a total smartphone usage of over…


Many of my friends have asked me about how to get started algotrading, which made me realize the existing tutorials are very scarce and do not really go into enough details especially for beginners. Additionally, the TDAmeritrade API documentation is full of errors. …


  1. If you do not already have it , you will need to install Node.js and the Node Package Manager. You can find detailed instructions for that here based on your operating system.
  2. Next, you will need to Create a new firebase project. Navigate to the official firebase site, and click…

Wenitte Apiou

EE and Math double major @Vanderbilt

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