TechTicker, Yahoo’s New Tech Focused Investor Portal
Yahoo to Start Internet Program for Technology Investors from the New York Times reports Yahoo is going to launch a new technology finance portal named TechTicker next month.
The portal will focus exclusively on technology companies and stocks. Brian Nelson, Yahoo spokesperson, said the portal would offer daily streaming-video segments, blog posts, and live coverage of news. The TechTicker staff has not been announced yet, but rumors are Yahoo is in discussions with Silicon Alley Insider’s Henry Blodget, BusinessWeek columnist Sarah Lacy, and CNBC analyst Paul Kedrosky.
Yahoo currently has one of the most popular finance sites at Yahoo Finance.