PE HUB First Read

The real winner of the VP debate was Tim Kaine’s eyebrows.

Google’s new phones may target Apple but could hurt Samsung more.

Google also unveiled a $129 modular router for the home (multiple routers can be networked).

Akamai has acquired Soha Systems.

Criteo is paying $250 mln for e-commerce ad firm HookLogic.

The British pound drops to three-decade low against dollar on Brexit concerns.

The planned opening of a museum in Prince’s Paisley Park museum has been derailed by a zoning vote.

Pinterest hires former Twitter exec Todd Morgenfeld as its first CFO.

Facebook apologizes for all the weird things that showed up on its just launched Marketplace.

A miracle pig uses a tiny wheelchair to get around.


Photo: Late musician Prince gestures on stage during the Apollo Theatre’s 75th anniversary gala in New York, June 8, 2009. Reuters/Lucas Jackson