PE HUB First Read

Apple held talks to buy Crossover Health.

Facebook has bought tbh, a positively focused polling startup.

SoftBank’s much-anticipated investment in Uber could be agreed upon within a week, according to Arianna Huffington.

Happy 28th anniversary of Selena’s first studio album.

To stop future election meddling, Facebook is looking for a few good employees with national security clearance.

Brazil’s JBS withdraws plan for U.S. processed food unit IPO.

Netflix crushes its own expectations for subscription growth again. The company said it added 5.3 million new total subscribers, with 850,000 coming in the U.S. and 4.45 million coming from international markets.

A Halloween store removes Anne Frank costume after complaints.

Credit Suisse forecasts disappointing CBS earnings due to weak NFL TV ratings.



Photo: The Netflix sign on is shown on an iPad in Encinitas, California, April 19,2013. Reuters/Mike Blake/File Photo