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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 Apr. 20, 2012

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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 Oct. 30, 2012

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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 Feb. 7, 2011

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Do cell phones cost more than prostitutes?

A report by the Utility Consumers' Action Network suggests that the average cell phone customer pays $3 per minute. Is this more than the average prostitution customer?

By Mar. 8, 2009

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Prostitutes? In Washington? Shocking, and the Internet vibrates in anticipation

ABC News apparently has all the phone numbers of clients of an accused call girl ring in D.C. but why are they not releasing them?

By Apr. 30, 2007

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The 404 1,389: Where the llama gets the last word (podcast)

Bidding farewell to Winamp, looking at Blockbuster's bleak Craigslist ads, a lesson in how not to use Airbnb, the worst kinds of selfies, and the English language's new preposition, because Internet.

By Nov. 21, 2013

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Congressman: If we ban Bitcoin, let's ban dollar bills too

"The dollar bill market has been extremely susceptible to forgers, tax fraud, criminal cartels, and armed robbers stealing millions of dollars from their legitimate owners," Rep. Jared Polis writes to federal regulators.

By Mar. 5, 2014

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Call of Duty: Ghosts trailer sees average Joes shoot it out

Call of Duty: Ghosts has a new live-action trailer, featuring average schlubs shooting it out in Vegas.

By Nov. 3, 2013

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Facebook Graph searches: Hooker hunger and other delish data

A brilliant but disconcerting Tumblr blog captures the embarrassing side effects of a Facebook search engine that finds odd factoids hidden in plain sight.

By Jan. 23, 2013