PE HUB First Read

Apple will start a $1 billion fund to promote advanced manufacturing jobs in the United States.

Rackspace CEO is leaving and will become CEO of a smaller, private company.

What’sApp was down for two hours but now it’s back up.

Prince Philip, the 95-year-old husband of Queen Elizabeth II, will retire from public life starting in the fall.

Facebook revenue surges, fueled by mobile.

SpaceX has no IPO plans, said company president.

Dubai firm OneGram looks to raise $500 million via digital tokens for new payments system.

Trump is expected to relax tax rules on churches taking part in politics.

Apple CEO Tim Cook says “services are on a tear” in China.

 

Photo: Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook’s co-founder and chief executive introduces “Home,” a Facebook app suite that integrates with Android during a Facebook press event in Menlo Park, California, April 4, 2013. Reuters/Robert Galbraith