(Startup #5 in a series introducing San Diego high tech Startups.)
StockTwits is a social, stock micro-blogging service. Moreover, it is an open, community-powered idea and information service for investments. Howard Lindzon is Founder and CEO. StockTwits is backed by several angel investors, including local investor Paul Kedrosky, as well as True Ventures and the Foundry Group.
(Founder of a San Diego startup? Contact me: brant@ marketbynumbers.)