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The ‘New Soros’: Marlow Media Exposé Reveals Immense Secret Power of Tech Heiress Laurene Powell Jobs

Laurene Powell Jobs, whom Vox describes as “one of the world’s most important philanthropists,” is the widow of Apple founder and billionaire computer guru Steve Jobs. She has become a secret superpower behind a vast network of left-wing media outlets, organizations, and politicians. Forbes lists Jobs as one of the ten richest women on earth, with a net worth of around $16 billion, mostly from her family stakes in two of the world’s biggest companies: Apple and Disney.

Alumna, entrepreneur, philanthropist Laurene Powell Jobs addresses Penn's 265th Commencement

PHILADELPHIA (PRWEB) May 18, 2021. The University of Pennsylvania marked the 265th Commencement with a limited in-person undergraduate Commencement Ceremony for the Class of 2021 at Franklin Field on the morning of Monday, May 17. Alumna, entrepreneur, and philanthropist Laurene Powell Jobs, who earned a B.A. in political science from the College of Arts and Sciences and a B.S. in economics from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, delivered the address.

Silicon Valley heavyweights like Eric Schmidt, Laurene Powell Jobs, and Reid Hoffman show support for California Gov. Newsom as he faces a 'politically motivated' recall election

Dozens of tech leaders signed a letter opposing a Republican-led effort to recall California's governor. Signees include Laurene Powell, angel investor Ron Conway, and LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman. The recall supporters want Newsom out over his pandemic-driven business closures and lockdowns. See more stories on Insider's business page. Dozens of...

Laurene Powell Jobs expands beachfront assemblage in Malibu with $17M buy

Laurene Powell Jobs has added a third property to her assemblage in Malibu’s Paradise Cove. Jobs, the widow of Steve Jobs, paid $17.5 million for an oceanfront property that sits adjacent to her compound in the central Malibu neighborhood, according to celebrity real estate outlet The deal brings her investment in Malibu land to about $80 million, not counting the cost of building out the compound.
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Laurene Powell Jobs Drops $17.5 Million on the Malibu House Next Door

Location Paradise Cove, Malibu, Calif. She’s now six years into her quest to build a truly epic compound atop Malibu’s Paradise Cove, but Laurene Powell Jobs is still expanding her territory. The journey began in March 2015, when the billionaire philanthropist and widow of Steve Jobs paid $44 million for a Paradise Cove mansion that has since been demolished. In 2017, she doled out another $16.5 million for the house next door, and records reveal Jobs has now paid an additional $17.5 million for a small oceanfront house that also sits directly adjacent to her estate.
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How, and Why, Laurene Powell Jobs Became a Force in U.S. Media

In recent years Laurene Powell Jobs has become a major presence in U.S. media, investing millions. The Colombia Journalism Review has a really good profile of Steve Jobs’s widow and looks at what her Emerson Collective is trying to achieve. The organization started small; in the early years, it was...