22 March 2012: twiDAQ is a new real-time stock exchange game linked to celebrities, companies and brands’ Twitter accounts launching today.
twiDAQ enables people to trade for free in shares based on Twitter accounts’ positive or negative influence, and people’s forecasting of whether an account will gain more or less share of voice on Twitter.
For example, as the Olympics approach, twiDAQ has a “Team GB” index including all British athletes who’s stock will rise and fall as they gain more or less influence on Twitter and more widely in the media. Trading patterns from the five twiDAQ markets around the world impact on the athlete's market value. Top investors gain kudos with their peers and a prize fund is planned for the future linked to twiDAQ dividends.
Jim Morrison, founder of twiDAQ said: “The twiDAQ...