SOURCE: StreetIQ.com

July 12, 2007 08:30 ET

StreetIQ.com Launches Application for Business and Financial Podcasts on Facebook

FOSTER CITY, CA--(Marketwire - July 12, 2007) - StreetIQ.com, a leading marketer and syndicator of business and financial podcasts, today announced the launch of a Facebook application that provides quick access to more than 400 business and financial podcast channels and seamlessly integrates them into the social networking experience on Facebook.

By leveraging the recently launched software platform at Facebook, StreetIQ.com lets Facebook members access their favorite business and financial podcasts and to share them with their friends and colleagues. StreetIQ.com will also promote its partners and its community of subscribers exclusively through Facebook Groups.

"This is a bold move for StreetIQ.com driven by a firm belief that the viral nature of Facebook will enable us to market our services more effectively," said Stephen Malaster, founder and director of programming at StreetIQ.com. "In addition, this platform will enhance the user experience for existing users while giving us exposure to new audiences."

Current StreetIQ.com subscribers are invited to sign up for a Facebook account and to access the StreetIQ.com application by visiting the link at http://apps.facebook.com/streetiq. Facebook users can add an icon of their favorite podcast to their profiles by installing the application at http://www.facebook.com/apps/application.php?id=2440957599.

For more information about StreetIQ.com, please forward your inquiries to info@streetiq.com.

About StreetIQ.com

The mission of StreetIQ.com is to aggregate, market and distribute new media business programs to the widest audience possible. Through the website at StreetIQ.com and its application on Facebook, StreetIQ.com users get to experience a wide variety of business programs published by mainstream media companies, radio broadcasters, corporate communications professionals and independent podcasters. The programs are sorted alphabetically and organized by categories and interests, including the latest business news, stock talk, CEO interviews and earnings calls. In addition, StreetIQ.com collaborates with publishers to distribute content to media directories, websites, corporate intranets, cellphones and other portable media devices. StreetIQ.com is a wholly owned subsidiary of FinancialContent, Inc. (OTCBB: FCON), which is publicly traded on the over-the-counter market under the ticker symbol FCON.

This news release may contain forward-looking statements made pursuant to the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. While these statements are meant to convey to the public the company's progress, business opportunities and growth prospects, readers are cautioned that such forward-looking statements represent management's opinion. While management believes such representation to be true and accurate based on the information available to the company, actual results may differ materially from those described. The company's operations and business prospects are always subject to risks and uncertainties. Important facts that may cause actual results to differ are set forth in FinancialContent, Inc.'s periodic filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

Contact Information

  • Contacts:

    Stephen Malaster
    StreetIQ.com
    Email Contact
    650-873-8243