peHUB First Read

Felix Salmon: How Carlos Slim made $150 million off the New York Times.

Quirky Banker Fired: Solomon Lederer, a software developer at Morgan Stanley who seeks friends on the subway, gets canned after profile  appears.

Satellite Talk: LightSquared speeds up Inmarsat implementation plan while Harbinger reportedly plans to sell 10% of satellite firm.

Not Like the U.S.: Economists bet that world economy won’t get dragged into slowing U.S. economy.

Lawsuit: Microsoft claims Motorola’s line of android phones infringes their patent.

Small Deals: PE firms dream of $10 billion transactions but will likely stick to smaller deals.

Launch Date Set: Windows Phone 7 to be unveiled October 7.

Offer But No Acceptance: Sanofi’s $18.5 billion offer for Genzyme turns hostile but terms remain the same

Leaving the White House: Rahm Emanuel announces his bid for Chicago Mayor online.

Social Network’s Women: Movie lauded as this generation’s Citizen Kane but most of the female characters are just props.