foreknowledge

The data says you’re going to be a psychopath. Sorry.

23andMe introduced an API today to let the curious among us tap into their database: “Opening our API offers an immense opportunity for customers to do more with their DNA. While 23andMe has created a number of groundbreaking and innovative tools for our customer to explore their DNA, the API will open the door to the possibility of new web-based interactive tools to be developed by external groups.” (via TechCrunch) This is a gigantic step forward in opening up access for genetics research online. The beauty of machine learning (as discussed in a previous post) is that it’s agnostic...