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Technology

Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google face claims of detrimental power

World’s biggest tech company’s heads have appeared before Washington lawmakers to defend their firms against claims they abuse their power to quash competitors. Amazon boss Jeff Bezos said the world “needs large” firms, while the heads of Facebook, Apple and Google argued their companies had spurred innovation. The appearance comes …

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Researchers may have found the path to a longer life

Scientists of the University of Southern California and Dornsife College of Letters, Arts, and Sciences said they may have found the beginnings of a path toward increasing human lifespan. Journal of Gerontology: Biological Sciences published the research on Friday that shows the drug mifepristone can extend the lives of two …

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