Jeff Bezos, Yuri Milner said he was among the supporters of anti-aging startup Altos Labs

Last year, a large group of scientists gathered for a two-day conference to discuss whether biotechnology could make people younger. The conference was held at a mansion owned by Russian-Israeli billionaire Yuri Milner in Los Altos Hills, California, USA. Experts took the stage to explain and discuss radical attempts to “rejuvenate” animals. Eventually, a new … Read more

Tencent’s WeChat among 42 apps disapproved by China for illegal transfer of user data

China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) said on Wednesday that 43 applications, including Tencent’s WeChat, had illegally transferred user data and ordered their parent companies to make rectifications. The shift comes as Chinese authorities increase regulatory oversight across a range of industry sectors, with a particular emphasis on privacy and data. In a … Read more

India, Vietnam, Pakistan among the top measures of cryptocurrency adoption by individuals: chain analysis

Global cryptocurrency adoption among individual investors has soared over the past year, according to cryptography analyst firm Chainalysis. Using factors such as peer-to-peer currency trading volume and value received, Chainalysis said global cryptocurrency adoption has increased by about 881 percent in the past 12 months. The company sees institutional markets as crucial, but aimed to … Read more