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Startups for seniors raise cash to give grandpa options

The famously youth-focused tech industry has written big checks recently to companies built around the problems of aging.

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Key sections of the site, including the popular "Ask Me Anything" hub are being pulled from public view in protest of the alleged firing of one its key administrators.

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