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Genealogy database Ancestry.com is selling 75% of itself to Blackstone Group for $4.7billion in deal that will give the asset manager access to DNA data of up to 18 MILLION members 😂

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Blackstone is hoping that more consumers staying at home amid the COVID-19 pandemic will turn to the DNA-testing giant for its services

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@OVDB shit like this is why I still haven't done one of those personal DNA things, and will never provide the information from it to other services even if I do get my DNA tested some day

@coldacid It's not the company you give it too but the company that buys them you need to worry about.

-Dvorak, at some point in 2017/8

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