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Consumer DNA testing is a bust: Here’s how companies like Ancestry and 23andMe can survive

A reporter examines a 23andMe DNA genetic testing kit in Oakland, California. Cayce Clifford | Bloomberg | Getty Images It has not been a good year for consumer DNA testing companies. In January, Silicon Valley-based 23andMe laid off 100 employees, about 14% of its workforce. A month later, Ancestry, which has offices in Utah and… Read More »

Here’s a Handy-Dandy ‘Bachelor’ Rose Ceremony Tracker to Keep Up With Who Peter Sends Home

I mean this in the nicest way, but sometimes, it’s kinda hard to tell the contestant on The Bachelor apart! I mean, half of them are beauty queens and all of them are blowouts, big eyes, and glittery dresses. And let’s be real—it’s all part of the charm of the show! But especially at the… Read More »

Here’s a Quick Refresher on ‘You’ Season 1, Because It’s Been a Minute

You season two is right around the corner (just like everyone’s favorite creepy stalker, Joe Goldberg), and you know what that means: you’re about to feel momentarily lost as hell when you hit play on a show you haven’t watched for a year. I’m pretty sure most people ripped through the first season in a… Read More »

Google’s hospital data-sharing deal raises privacy fears — here’s what’s really going on

Sundar Pichai, CEO of Google, speaks to the media before the opening of the Berlin representation of Google Germany in Berlin on January 22, 2019. Carsten Koall | Getty Images News | Getty Images Google has waded into a privacy flap over a partnership with Ascension, a major U.S. hospital network, to collaborate on tools… Read More »