Shares of Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) ended Friday session in green amid volatile trading. The shares closed up +0.05 points or 0.26% at $19.55 with 19.89 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $19.62, the shares hit an intraday low of $19.35 and an intraday high of $19.87 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $14.04 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 707.73 million shares.
On Sep 1, 2016 Twitter Inc (TWTR) and China’s influential financial media organization Yicai (formerly branded as China Business Network) announce a collaboration to grow Yicai’s global influence in the financial industry through the global live communications platform. The collaboration will feature live news content from @YicaiChina (https://twitter.com/YicaiChina) on Twitter that seeks to deepen understanding of China’s economy, financial and capital market, with a special focus on entrepreneurship and innovation, technology, media and telecommunications (TMT). Yicai will also provide real-time China A-share market updates from @ChinaStock (https://twitter.com/ChinaStock) on Twitter.
Twitter is the first international social media platform that Yicai is leveraging to reach global audiences interested in learning more about China’s business scene and China’s perspective on the mega financial shifts globally. Apart from financial news, Yicai will post video interviews with key entrepreneurs, policy makers and other financial professionals, and conduct live Periscope broadcast interviews from featured journalists discussing global trends.
One of the first collaborations will be Yicai’s coverage of the G20 meetings in Hangzhou, China in September. The global audience and business world can follow @YicaiChina for live coverage of the G20 meeting highlights using the #G20China hashtag on Twitter.
“We recognize that Twitter is where major global media influencers, Fortune 500 executives and thought leaders like Tim Cook and Elon Musk share their views, make announcements and keep up with the latest global trends. Every second counts in the financial market and we want to be part of the global live conversation and there is no better place to do it except on Twitter,” said Mr. Zhou Jiangong, CEO of Yicai Media Group.
“Yicai is an influential financial media organization well established in China for more than ten years which is already widely read and watched by Chinese business leaders and financial professionals. As the global live communications platform, Twitter is pleased to support Yicai’s goals to connect with business audiences around the world who are open to learning more about financial news and content from China,” said Rishi Jaitly, Vice President, Media Partnerships, Asia Pacific and Middle East, at Twitter. “In addition to C-pop, our collaboration with Yicai is another innovative example of Chinese businesses, publishers and creators that are seeking to go global and using Twitter as their live connection to the world.”
Shares of Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) ended Friday session in green amid volatile trading. The shares closed up +0.06 points or 0.17% at $36.08 with 16.73 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $36.21, the shares hit an intraday low of $35.95 and an intraday high of $36.33 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $171.60 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 4.73 billion shares.
On Aug. 30, 2016 Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (SPHE) and Intel Corporation announced that ULTRA, SPHE’s 4K movie streaming service, will debut on computers powered by 7th Gen Intel® Core™ processors beginning Q1 in 2017.
Coinciding with the expanded availability of the service, ULTRA will add new features like 48 hour rentals and free 10 minute previews, allowing customers to experience a sample of any film on the service in full 4k resolution before buying.
With its new 7th Gen Intel Core processor, Intel is bringing 4K content to mainstream PC users. This latest processor sets a higher bar for richer experiences and incredible performance and responsiveness, with long battery life and true 4K entertainment. More than 100 stunning new devices powered by 7th Gen Intel Core will be available this holiday season, and some will be available as early as September.
By leveraging new hardware security technologies in its processor, computers powered by 7th Gen Intel Core will be the first PCs to provide secure access to premium 4K movies and television content through Sony Pictures Home Entertainment’s ULTRA 4K service.
“More and more people are turning to their PC as their main movie viewing device. At the same time, studios like Sony Pictures Home Entertainment are leading the way in producing beautiful 4K content,” said Navin Shenoy, general manager of Intel’s Client Computing Group. “The combination of the amazing technology in our 7th Gen Intel Core processors combined with the fantastic 4K titles on ULTRA means that anyone with these new computers will be immersed in a 4K viewing world.”
“Audiences have shown a strong and growing appetite for premium 4K content, and ULTRA takes advantage of the latest industry innovations – high dynamic range, digital movie extras, and now the 7th Gen Intel Core with Intel hardware security technologies – so viewers get the most out of their movie collections,” said Pete Wood, SPHE’s Senior Vice President, Digital Distribution.