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Prostitute accused in Google exec's death

Police arrested a high-priced call girl from Georgia, who allegedly overdosed the exec with heroin on a 50-foot yacht in Santa Cruz.

By July 9, 2014

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Police force plans to live-tweet its prostitution sting

The Prince George's County Police Department in Maryland decides it's public-spirited to live-tweet a round-up of those who solicit prostitutes, pictures and all. It calls its move "progressive."

By May 1, 2014

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Nokia's Lumia means, um, 'prostitute' in Spanish

It's not the most colloquial Spanish term, but dictionaries suggest that Nokia's new phone name has money-for-pleasure connotations.

By October 26, 2011

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Siri now gives Chinese prostitutes the cold shoulder -- report

After Apple's voice-activated assistant reportedly directed some users to Chinese brothels, the company made some adjustments to Siri's attitude on the subject, state-run media reported.

By October 30, 2012

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Will robots replace prostitutes?

Professors in New Zealand believe that by 2050, Amsterdam's red light district may be full of android prostitutes, whose prices will be controlled by the city council. Are prostibots in your future?

By April 20, 2012

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Google doodle celebrates elegance (and more) of Audrey Hepburn

To celebrate not Star Wars day, but the birthday of Audrey Hepburn, Google takes one more step in making women more prominent in its doodles.

By May 4, 2014

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Florida police use cameras to track cars in red-light districts

In the infamous town of Sanford, Fla., police decide to photograph license plates of those suspected of seeking out prostitutes and then send the registered owners of the cars a warning letter.

By October 15, 2013

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From spooky to sublime, these Street View pics are hard to forget

Montreal artist Jon Rafman's Nine Eyes project collects some of the craziest Google Street View images you've ever seen.

By September 29, 2013

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Rush Limbaugh: Apple is Republicans, Google is Democrats

In a scholarly analysis of tech blogging, the great Republican commentator offers that 9 out of 10 blogs hate Apple. Because Apple is like the Republican Party. Oddly, though, Limbaugh last year was himself mad at Apple.

By August 4, 2013

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Study: Facebook replacing Craigslist for prostitutes

A Columbia University professor says 83 percent of prostitutes have a Facebook page and that, by the end of 2011, Facebook will be their No. 1 online medium of recruitment.

By February 7, 2011