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23andMe’s newest cancer mutation test may be dangerously misleading, according to genetics experts

Lydia Ramsey/Business Insider "Direct to consumer" genetics tests have soared in popularity in recent years as the cost of genetics sequencing has plummeted. AncestryDNA, Helix, and 23andMe are some of the companies offering the tests. But 23andMe is the only one with approval from the Food and Drug Administration to include information about breast-cancer risk…

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Business Insider is hiring a tech editor in London

Melia Robinson/Business Insider Business Insider is looking for a talented tech editor to work out of its London office. We are looking for a driven storyteller who can spot scoops and is able to write quickly and independently. This person should be obsessed with covering the world's biggest tech companies, including Google, Facebook, Apple, Uber,…

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‘Death from bullying cannot be the cost of doing business’: US senator goes after Facebook and threatens regulation

Mark Zuckerberg Getty Images / Win McNamee A US senator has hinted at regulating Facebook after the leak of a memo in which an executive acknowledged the social network could kill people. Andrew Bosworth defended growth at any cost in the 2016 internal memo. "It is @facebook's moral obligation to maintain the integrity and safety…

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A massive military exercise between the US and South Korea is about to kick off — check out why North Korea hates it

South Korean and US Marines take positions as amphibious assault vehicles from the South Korean Marine Corps fire smoke bombs during a joint landing operation drill in Pohang, South Korea. Thomson Reuters Joint-training exercises with allied nations is nothing new to the US military. It reinforces relations between foreign powers and familiarizes them with each…

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