Twitter’s IPO event from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange today will be streamed live, in a first for the NYSE. It’s fairly appropriate that Twitter would embrace real-time streaming online media to share this event with the world, given the nature of its business. And it means that if you’re a hardcore finance guy, or just passionate bout micro blogging platforms worth billions, you, too, can follow along at home. The embed above will switch to a live video feed once the show kicks off at 9:15 AM ET.
TechCrunch’s own Anthony Ha is also on the floor, so expect further updates from us as the day unfolds and TWTR begins trading publicly for the first time, with the initial price set at $26 per share.
- Founded March 2006
- Ticker NYSE:TWTR
- Overview Twitter is an online social network and a microblogging service that enables users to send and read “tweets,” which are text messages limited to 140 characters. Registered users of Twitter are able to read and post tweets via the web, SMS or mobile applications. Created in March 2006, Twitter is a global real-time communications platform with 400 million monthly visitors to twitter.com and more …
- Founders Biz Stone
- Website http://twitter.com
- Full profile for Twitter
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