"YOU ARE APPROVED TO WAKE UP!"
Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 4, 2013 – The CNBC Alarm Clock App has added the voice of Suze Orman, host of CNBC's "The Suze Orman Show" (Saturday nights at 9PM & 12AM ET), by popular demand. Now CNBC Alarm Clock users can select the award-winning television host to get them up and make sure they get right to business.
The CNBC Alarm Clock is an informative and entertaining free app that allows users to select the voice of their favorite CNBC anchor to help them wake up each day and, depending on what time they rise and shine, hear the latest premarket or market data. With a simple swipe, current business news headlines, top CNBC video clips and all the real-time market data is right at their fingertips. The Alarm Clock App also enables users to set alerts to remind them when the business news leaders they want to see are on CNBC.
Launched earlier this year, the CNBC Alarm Clock App has triggered close to 400k alarms since launching mid-January 2013. (Source: Omniture)
The CNBC Alarm Clock App is currently available for download on both iTunes and Google Play. The App will be available on Blackberry 10 in the coming months.
Covering today's hottest financial topics, CNBC's "The Suze Orman Show" helps people make the connection between self-worth and net worth. In a format that's fast-paced, down-to-earth and entertaining, Suze Orman candidly tells her audience the truth about money so viewers can change the course of their financial destiny — to have more and be more. They will also gain Orman's insight on how to protect themselves financially, resulting in personal empowerment that's exemplified in their bank accounts.
With CNBC in the U.S., CNBC in Asia Pacific, CNBC in Europe, Middle East and Africa, CNBC World and CNBC HD , CNBC is the recognized world leader in business news and provides real-time financial market coverage and business information to approximately 390 million homes worldwide, including more than 100 million households in the United States and Canada. CNBC also provides daily business updates to 400 million households across China. The network's 16 live hours a day of business programming in North America (weekdays from 4:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. ET) is produced at CNBC's global headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., and includes reports from CNBC News bureaus worldwide.
CNBC also has a vast portfolio of digital products which deliver real-time financial market news and information across a variety of platforms. These include CNBC.com, the online destination for global business; CNBC PRO, the premium, integrated desktop/mobile service that provides real-time global market data and live access to CNBC global programming; and a suite of CNBC Mobile products including the CNBC Real-Time iPhone and iPad Apps.
Members of the media can receive more information about CNBC and its programming on the NBC Universal Media Village Web site athttp://www.nbcumv.com/mediavillage/networks/cnbc/