Google announced it will be streaming news along its real-time streaming stock quotes on Google Finance.   It stated in its release: “:  “Ever since we launched real-time and streaming quotes on Google Finance last year, we’ve heard from users how vital that up-to-date information has been. Especially in today’s volatile financial environment, current information can be the difference between a seizing an opportunity and missing it. Today, we’ve taken a big step towards improving access to current financial information: streaming financial and market news on Google Finance.  Streaming real-time quotes eliminates the 15- and 20-minute delays often associated with pricing data. Streaming the quotes keeps information on the page up to date, without having to reload.”

Source:  Google Blog

BIIA Newsletter February 2010 Issue