Shares of Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) ended Wednesday session in green amid volatile trading. The shares closed up +0.32 points or 1.80% at $18.08 with 16.14 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $17.93, the shares hit an intraday low of $17.90 and an intraday high of $18.39 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $12.52 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 707.73 million shares.
Twitter Inc (TWTR) on Sept. 14, 2016 announced the launch of a new Twitter app for Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, and Microsoft’s Xbox One, which will allow anyone with these devices to consume the best of Twitter.
The free apps will feature all live streaming video available on Twitter (including live streams of 10 NFL Thursday Night Football games, as well as content from MLB Advanced Media, NBA, Pac 12 Networks, Campus Insiders, Cheddar and Bloomberg News), and other Twitter content such as top Tweets and top global Vines and Periscopes. Anyone with these devices, regardless of whether they have a Twitter account or a pay TV subscription, can enjoy this experience.
Exclusively on Apple TV, viewers can enjoy live premium video and check out Tweeted video clips through a seamless side-by-side video experience.
“These devices will bring Twitter’s live streaming video experience to life on the TV screen,” said Anthony Noto, chief financial officer at Twitter. “Twitter has always been a great complement to TV, and now fans can enjoy even more premium video with live Tweets — and the best content on Twitter — right from their TVs. We’re excited to introduce this new experience to people, without requiring a paywall or having to log in to Twitter.”
Shares of Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) ended Wednesday session in green amid volatile trading. The shares closed up +0.56 points or 0.44% at $127.77 with 15.72 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $126.89, the shares hit an intraday low of $126.89 and an intraday high of $128.80 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $362.69 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 2.32 billion shares.
Facebook Inc (FB) operates as a mobile application and Website that enables people to connect, share, discover, and communicate each other on mobile devices and personal computers worldwide. Its solutions also include Instagram, a mobile application that enables people to take photos or videos, customize them with filter effects, and share them with friends and followers in a photo feed or send them directly to friends; Messenger, a messaging application for mobile and Web on various platforms and devices, which enable people to reach others instantly, as well as enable businesses to engage with customers; and WhatsApp Messenger, a mobile messaging application. The company also develops Oculus virtual reality technology and content platform, which allow people to enter an immersive and interactive environment to play games, consume content, and connect with others. As of December 31, 2015, it had 1.04 billion daily active users (DAUs) and 934 million DAUs who accessed Facebook from a mobile device. Facebook, Inc. was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Menlo Park, California.