Bloomberg and Bloomberg Radio+
Bloomberg's free app -- available for for the iPhone, iPad and Android smartphones, as well as Windows and Symbian mobile devices -- gives Wall Street execs and investors instant access to finance and business news, market data, and portfolio tracking, as well as charts and graphs that track business trends and the global markets. Users can access market data across equity indices, commodities, bonds, currencies and futures, and can personalize views of the news by industry, region or popularity. The Bloomberg Radio+ app also is popular on Wall Street. "When I'm traveling internationally, that becomes my source of information," says Vikas Shah, managing director at Rosenblatt Securities. "You can be sitting at an airport terminal in Beijing and listening to the radio."
Melanie Rodier has worked as a print and broadcast journalist for over 10 years, covering business and finance, general news, and film trade news. Prior to joining Wall Street & Technology in April 2007, Melanie lived in Paris, where she worked for the International Herald ... View Full Bio