Shares of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) ended Tuesday session in green amid volatile trading. The shares closed up +2.51 points or 2.38% at $107.95 with 5.39 billion shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $107.51, the shares hit an intraday low of $107.24 and an intraday high of $108.79 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $594.71 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 5.39 billion shares.
On September 13, 2016 Swift Playgrounds™, an innovative new iPad® app from Apple® that makes learning to code easy and fun for everyone, is now available on the App Store®. With Swift Playgrounds, real coding concepts are brought to life with an interactive interface that allows students and beginners to explore working with Swift™, the easy-to-learn programming language from Apple used by professional developers to create world-class apps.
The Swift Playgrounds app is approachable enough for students with no previous programming experience to begin exploring key coding concepts, but also powerful enough for skilled programmers to experiment and express their creativity using Swift.
“Everyone should have the opportunity to learn coding, and we are excited to bring Swift Playgrounds to the next generation of programmers looking for a fun and easy way to explore key coding concepts using real code,” said Craig Federighi, Apple’s senior vice president of Software Engineering. “More than 100 schools around the world have already committed to adding Swift Playgrounds to their fall curriculum, and we can’t wait to see what students create with it.”
Shares of Leading Brands, Inc (USA) (NASDAQ:LBIX) ended Tuesday session in green amid volatile trading. The shares closed up +0.07 points or 3.32% at $2.18 with 2.86 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $2.17, the shares hit an intraday low of $2.17 and an intraday high of $2.21 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $6.23 million and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 2.86 million shares.
Leading Brands, Inc (USA) (LBIX) engages in the development, production, marketing, and distribution of beverages in Canada, the western United States, and Asia. The company is also involved in beverage bottling, distribution, sale, merchandising, brand development, brand licensing, and brand management of beverage products. Its principal product lines include juices and other premium beverages. The company sells its products under the TrueBlue, PureBlue, TrueBlack, Happy Water, WaterBox, and Canada FreshAir brands. It sells branded and licensed beverage products through its integrated distribution system of distributors, wholesalers, and grocery chains. The company was formerly known as Brio Industries Inc. and changed its name to Leading Brands, Inc. in October 1999. Leading Brands, Inc. was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada.