Meta Watch and StockTwits Deliver Trending Stocks to the Wrist
DALLAS and CORONADO, Calif., Sept. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Meta Watch Ltd, the smartwatch company, and StockTwits®, the social platform for active traders, announced the availability of the StockTwits trending ticker widget to deliver the top trending stock information directly to MetaWatch™ smartwatches.
"StockTwits is a fantastic fit for the MetaWatch platform," said Bill Geiser, CEO of Meta Watch. "With the StockTwits widget, an effortless glance lets you view the top trending stocks that investors and traders in the StockTwits community are talking about."
"StockTwits continues its mobile leadership by providing trending tickers directly to MetaWatch wearers, " said Howard Lindzon, CEO of StockTwits. "TheStockTwits widget allows active traders to tap into the pulse of the market. Investors can quickly see what stocks people are talking about right from the wrist. It is the perfect complement to the StockTwits app."
Over the past two years, Mr. Lindzon has written extensively about "fashology" - the combination of fashion and technology. At the upcoming StockTwits - sponsored Stocktoberfest (http://stocktwits.com/stocktoberfest) scheduled Oct. 17-18, both Mr. Lindzon and Mr. Geiser will host a discussion surrounding their expectations for the "fashology" markets.
The StockTwits widget is available in the latest MetaWatch Manager updates now available for both iOS and Android smartphones.
About Meta Watch
The team at Meta Watch http://www.metawatch.com/ has spent almost a decade mixing elegant watch design with mobile technology and web services. The exec team first started designing Bluetooth connected watches in 2004, and was spun out of Fossil Watch in 2011. The goal is simple; a smartwatch should keep you knowledgeable about others and the world around you while keeping you confident in the moment. Meta Watch is privately-held company with offices in Dallas, Texas and Espoo, Finland.
StockTwits® http://stocktwits.com/ is a financial communications platform for the financial and investing community. Today, more than 300,000 investors, market professionals and public companies share information and ideas about the market and individual stocks using StockTwits, producing streams that are viewed by an audience of over 40 million investors across the financial web and social media platforms.
Stocktoberfest is the annual gathering of investors, entrepreneurs and money managers to discuss big trends for the years ahead, see the latest tools, talk about markets, share strategies and network face to face. The event will be held October 17-18th in San Diego, CA.
MetaWatch™ is a trademark of Meta Watch Ltd.
StockTwits® is a registered trademark of StockTwits, Inc.
SOURCE Meta Watch