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Quartz

Do you know who's using your DNA data?

Science Privacy
Bloomberg Business

DNA Detectives Are Searching for Killers in Your Family Tree

Privacy Science
Bloomberg

Hack of DNA Website Exposes Data From 92 Million Accounts

Data leaks Cyber security
Wired

The Key to Cracking Cold Cases Might Be Genealogy Sites

Science
@kashhill via Bloomberg Business

DNA Website Had Unwitting Role in Golden State Manhunt

Science
PE Hub

Myriad Genetics to buy VC-backed Counsyl for $375 mln

Health Earnings
$375,000,000
thetechstartups

Myriad Genetics acquires genetic testing startup Counsyl for $375 million 

Earnings Science Health
CNET

Genealogy database used to identify suspect in 1987 homicide

Science
Fast Company

Data from genealogy website GEDmatch has caught another wanted criminal

MIT Tech Review

I lost a bet, and now I am going to let millions of strangers check whether we’re related

Science
The Guardian

Golden State Killer: the end of DNA privacy? Chips with Everything podcast

Wired

The Creepy Genetics Behind the Golden State Killer Case

Science
MIT Tech Review

The brave new world of genetic genealogy

Robotics Science Privacy
MIT Tech Review

Investigators searched a million people’s DNA to find Golden State serial killer

Science Data leaks
TNW

Genealogy sites helped nab a serial killer after a 40-year search

Wired UK

Friday briefing: EU to vote on near-total neonicotinoid ban

The Verge

Golden State Killer suspect was tracked down through genealogy websites

Privacy Science
Ars Technica

Genealogy websites identify rape suspect who eluded police for 40 years

Ars Technica

13 million people tracked over 300 years to build massive human family tree

Science Family
Wired

Researchers Used This Genealogy Site to Build a 13 Million-Person Family Tree

Science