Shares of Zynga Inc (ZNGA) ended Friday session at $2.84 with 6,456,245 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $2.84, the shares hit an intraday low of $2.80 and an intraday high of $2.85 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $2.51 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 764.83 million shares.
On Sept. 15, 2016 Zynga (ZNGA), a leading social game developer, this week announced its popular social game Words With Friends is now available to play directly in Messages on your iPhone or iPad. To access this first of its kind experience, download the Words With Friends iMessage app on any iPhone or iPad with the new iOS 10.
“At Zynga, we are focused on developing brand new mobile gaming experiences on emerging platforms that bring our games directly to the places where players are already socializing,” said Scott Koenigsberg, Senior Vice President of Games, Zynga. “We are proud to be one of the first gaming companies to launch on the App Store for iMessage with a Words With Friends experience that feels authentic to Messages. Since its launch nearly 7 years ago, Words With Friends has proven to be a place where millions of people stay in touch with friends and family every day, and we are excited to provide wordies a new way to make moves and connect through iOS conversations in Messages.”
Launched in 2009, Words With Friends has been installed more than 200 million times and is one of the App Store’s Top 10 free games of all time. An estimated 55 million active Words With Friends matches are played around the world at any moment, and more than 75 million words are played every day.
With the Words With Friends iMessage app, players can have all the fun Words With Friends offers, right where they are already connecting with friends and family. Now players can make moves directly in Messages, invite friends and family to a match from their contact list and play faster than ever before with a compact game board and fewer tiles. Players can also indulge their love of words with several new ways to play including finding top competitors through the “Play Someone New” feature, up-leveling their vocab status and competing in the Weekly Challenge, earning badges as they succeed in the game.
Shares of Imperva Inc (NYSE:IMPV) ended Friday session in green amid volatile trading. The shares closed up +9.17 points or 21.13% at $52.56 with 6,062,467 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $51.00, the shares hit an intraday low of $50.27 and an intraday high of $53.37 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $2.08 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 32.61 million shares.
Imperva Inc (IMPV) on Sept. 15, 2016 announced it was named a distinguished vendor by The Amoroso Group (TAG Cyber), and that it is lending its cyber security expertise to the recently released 2017 TAG Cyber Security Annual — Practical Handbook and Reference Guide for the Working Cyber Security Professional.
The cyberattack skills of hackers and bad actors have grown increasingly sophisticated while security professionals struggle with a lack of resources and hiring challenges due to the cyber security skills shortage. “The ability to provide the next-generation of security professionals with the resources they need to enhance their cyber skills is one of the reasons Imperva is excited to lend our expertise to the TAG Cyber Security report,” said Anthony Bettencourt, president and CEO of Imperva.
The report details a new urgency for how America’s commercial, financial and utility sectors respond to escalating and increasingly complex cyberattacks. It includes a comprehensive analysis of the cyber security industry with specific insights from C-level executives and thought leaders. Dr. Edward G. Amoroso, former chief security officer of AT&T and author of six books on cyber security, spearheaded the report.
“Imperva has a long history of offering best-in-class solutions and industry-leading security research that enable enterprises to protect their data and applications from cyberattack. We’re thrilled to have this distinguished company on our team and to have access to their cyber security experts for our reports and training offerings,” said Amoroso.