A cell-killing strategy to slow aging passed its first test this year

A red-hot anti-aging strategy quietly passed its first test earlier this year after 14 volunteers took…

BuzzFeed News employees vote to unionize – TechCrunch

Shortly after BuzzFeed News employees revealed that they had voted to unionize, its editor-in-chief said the…

Reddit's latest user stats, showing 330M MAUs, gives an average revenue per user of approximately $0.30, far lower than the other major social networks (Lauren Feiner/CNBC)

Lauren Feiner / CNBC: Reddit’s latest user stats, showing 330M MAUs, gives an average revenue per…

Second Measure raises $20 million to analyze companies’ sales and growth rates

Predicting customers’ purchasing patterns is easier said than done. It necessarily involves collecting huge amounts of data,…

More than 26 million people have taken an at-home ancestry test

As many people purchased consumer DNA tests in 2018 as in all previous years combined, MIT…

Aurora cofounder and CEO Chris Urmson on the company’s new investor, Amazon, and much more – TechCrunch

You might not think of self-driving technologies and politics having much in common, but at least…

Q&A with the author of The Mastermind, which traces the rise and fall of Paul Le Roux, a programmer-turned-drug kingpin who avoided capture for years (Recode)

Recode: Q&A with the author of The Mastermind, which traces the rise and fall of Paul…

UI + AI: Combine user experience design with machine learning to build smarter products

Machine intelligence doesn’t automatically lead to smarter user experience if product designers and machine learning experts…

The real reason America is scared of Huawei: internet-connected everything

There was a time when the world’s two great superpowers were obsessed with nuclear weapons technology.…

Amazon’s secret acquisition and all the AV feels – TechCrunch

Welcome to Transportation Weekly; I’m your host Kirsten Korosec, senior transportation reporter at TechCrunch. I cover…