PE HUB First Read

Facebook has bought FacioMetrics, a Carnegie Mellon University spinoff.

Analysis shows that the top-performing fake election news stories on Facebook generated more engagement than the top stories from major news outlets.

LinkedIn is officially blocked in Russia.

John Kerry predicts Donald Trump won’t slow efforts to fight climate change.

Panel urges ban on China state firms buying U.S. companies.

Prince’s estate accuses Jay Z’s entertainment company of copyright infringement.

The engineer in the September 28 NJ Transit crash had undiagnosed sleep apnea.

Planned Parenthood thanks 20,000 people that have cleverly trolled pro-life Vice President-elect Mike Pence.
Photo: A sign is pictured at the entrance to a Planned Parenthood building in New York, August 31, 2015. Reuters/Lucas Jackson