PE HUB First Read

Amazon was hit with a lawsuit due to defective eclipse sunglasses.

Expedia’s new CEO is Mark Okerstrom.

A group of automotive engineers has left Apple for Zoox, the self-driving car startup.

Nest’s Thermostat E has a new design and costs $169.

Siemens buys self-driving software specialist Tass.

A breakthrough gene therapy is approved for leukemia — at a $475,000 price tag.

On the eve of the 20th anniversary of Princess Diana’s death, Britain’s Princes William and Harry remember their mother by visiting a memorial garden at her former home, Kensington Palace.

Harvey victims turn to crowdfunding for recovery help.

A judge sends Benchmark’s lawsuit against Travis Kalanick to arbitration.

 

 

 

Photo: Britain’s Prince William, the Duke of Cambridge, and the late Diana, Princess of Wales are seen in an undated photo released by Kensington Palace on July 23, 2017. Kensington Palace/Handout via Reuters