This transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which you can read here. Earlier this week, Apple’s stock hit an all-time high of $136.68 and kept trending upwards from there. Gore serves as a member of Apple’s board of directors.
The Federal Communications Commission plans to halt implementation of a privacy rule that requires ISPs to protect the security of its customers’ personal information.
Al Gore has just purchased a big chunk of Apple stock by exercising his Apple stock options. That means Gore paid around $441,000 for his load of Apple stock. With the shares trading just under $500 this morning, Gore’s investment is now worth around $29.5 million.
On Thursday, Google’s Project Zero disclosed a serious security issue, now known as Cloudbleed, with popular internet infrastructure service Cloudflare.
Last night, developer Victoria Fierce had some harsh words for Vice President Mike Pence. Incensed over the Trump administration’s recent rollback of transgender protections, Fierce let loose on Pence. “F**k you,” she tweeted.