How Google's Top Couple Turned into a Tangled-Up Cheating FoursomeSam Biddle · 03/12/14 11:27AM
Google's websites are safe, sterile, and boring. Its executives are anything but. Vanity Fair looked inside the secret affair that ended Silicon Valley's most prominent power couple, and found that the powerful people who run the web giant are just as horny and screwed up as anyone else—if not more.
23andMe Stops Providing Health Information And Submits To FDA ReviewNitasha Tiku · 12/06/13 12:30AM
Anne Wojcicki thought she might be able to get the FDA off by her back if 23andMe stopped advertising its $99 genetic testing kits. But when your company is five years late on "analytical and clinical" studies that prove your product does what it promises and ignored the agency's questions for five months, they're not inclined to shrug it off.
Class Action Lawsuit Calls 23andMe Misleading, False, and UnscientificNitasha Tiku · 12/03/13 11:55AM
It's hard out there for a rule-flouting, heavily financed disruptor. If it's not government regulators, then it's "frivolous lawsuits," amirite? This time, it's a class action lawsuit filed in California accusing 23andMe of "falsely and misleadingly" advertising their $99 genetic tests. The complaint, which asks for at least $5 million, also says the tests are "not supported by any scientific evidence."