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Apple has kept Steve Jobs' promises with its new 'Apple Park' headquarters

”Hot on the heels of last week’s announcement that Apple’s annual Worldwide Developer’s Conference is moving to San Jose from San Francisco, Apple today announced that the ‘Apple Park’ campus will open April,” Jonny Evans writes for Computerworld. 238 more words

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Apple's new 175-acre campus, Apple Park, opens to employees in April; Theater to be named for Steve Jobs

Apple today announced that Apple Park, the company’s new 175-acre campus, will be ready for employees to begin occupying in April. The process of moving more than 12,000 people will take over six months, and construction of the buildings and parklands is scheduled to continue through the summer. 522 more words

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Laurene Powell Jobs cuts Disney stake in half

”Laurene Powell Jobs, previously Walt Disney ’s largest single shareholder, recently cut her beneficial stake in the company in half, to about 64 million shares, according to regulatory filings,” Ed Lin reports for Barron’s. 157 more words

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Tim Cook #11 on Vanity Fair's 2016 'New Establishment' list, Eddy Cue #54, Laurene Powell Jobs #73

Vanity Fair’s 2016 ‘New Establishment’ list feature two Apple executives and the wife of Steve Jobs on a list topped by Amazon’s Jeff Bezos.

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Do Rich Men and Women Spend Their Money the Same Way?

If you asked an elementary school-aged boy in the late 1960s or early ‘70s what he wanted to own when he grew up, if he could own anything in the world, he would very likely have had one or more of the following on his list: a rocket ship, his own car company, an airplane (or even better, an airline), maybe his local newspaper, and a sports team. 1,336 more words

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Laurene Powell Jobs invests in production and talent management company 'Anonymous Content'

”Laurene Powell Jobs is diving deeper into Hollywood,” Brooks Barnes reports for The New York Times. “Ms. Jobs, already a major investor in the Walt Disney Company and Apple, said on Friday that her firm, Emerson Collective, had taken a substantial minority stake in Anonymous Content, a prominent production and talent management company. 277 more words

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Laurene Powell Jobs doles out $100 million in bid to remake schools for high tech age

”Teachers at Washington Leadership Academy, one of the city’s newest charter high schools, long ago decided all students would learn chemistry. But they couldn’t afford a fully outfitted chemistry lab, let alone the services of a qualified teacher,” Greg Toppo reports for USA Today. 410 more words

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