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Alix Tichelman appears in a Santa Cruz court, July 9, 2014. (CBS)

Prostitute Accused In Google Executive Heroin Death Linked To 2nd Death In Georgia

Police in an Atlanta suburb are reopening the investigation into the September drug-related death of a man who once dated an alleged prostitute now facing charges in the heroin overdose death of a Google executive.

07/10/2014

Alix Tichelman, wearing a prison jumpsuit and handcuffs, appears in a Santa Cruz court, July 9, 2014. (CBS)

Prostitute Charged With Manslaughter In Heroin Death Of Google Executive

A woman who has admitted to being a prostitute accused of injecting heroin into a Google executive on his yacht in Santa Cruz and leaving him to die when he overdosed on a yacht in the Santa Cruz harbor made her first appearance in court on Wednesday on manslaughter and heroin charges.

07/09/2014

Offices at Facebook headquarters. (Ryan Anson/AFP/Getty Images)

Desperate Silicon Valley Firms Recruit High School Interns In Search For New Tech Talent

The competition for talent among Silicon Valley tech firms has led to companies recruiting high school students to become handsomely-paid interns.

07/08/2014

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Egrets Make Their Summer Home On Google’s Mountain View Campus

A group of sycamore trees on the Google campus has become the new home for a large colony of egrets.

07/05/2014

Google's search engine. (AHMAD GHARABLI/AFP/Getty Images)

Google Bans Ads From Sex Themed Websites On AdWords Service

The search giant previously had restrictions on such content being advertised on the AdWords service, but not a full ban.

07/03/2014

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Larry Magid: Google Acquires Mood-Based Streaming Music Service, Songza

Google is acquiring a mood-based digital streaming music service called Songza, the company announced Tuesday.

07/01/2014

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Google, Square Hoping To Solve Gender Imbalance Through Recruiting

Silicon Valley tech giants have been taking heat for a gender imbalance among staff, particularly in the fields of engineering and coding, and now they’re doing something about it – targeting young women for careers in the tech sector.

07/01/2014

Picture taken on March 3, 2010 shows the camera of a street-view car, used to photograph whole streets, on the Google street-view stand at the world's biggest high-tech fair, the CeBIT in the northern German city of Hanover. (Daniel Mihailescu/AFP/Getty Images)

High Court Rejects Google Appeal In ‘Street View’ Snooping Case

The Supreme Court has declined to hear Google’s appeal of a ruling that it pried into people’s online lives through their Wi-Fi systems as part of its drive to collect information for its Street View mapping project.

06/30/2014

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Silicon Valley Workers Out En Masse At San Francisco’s Pride Parade

The fog and cold stayed away, but Silicon Valley’s tech community was out in full force at Sunday’s 19th Annual Gay Pride Parade in San Francisco.

06/29/2014

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Google Unleashes DIY Virtual Reality ‘Cardboard’ Goggles

While technology companies scramble to get into the virtual reality business, Google jumped right in with this do-it-yourself solution: cardboard.

06/27/2014

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