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Screenshot of MyRedBook.com after being shut down by the FBI on June 25, 2014. (CBS)

Call Girls, Money & Power In Silicon Valley: Tech Exec Shares His Story

After a Google executive’s death from a heroin overdose aboard a yacht in the Santa Cruz harbor was linked to a high-priced prostitute, many were left wondering how a high-powered executive got mixed up in a world of call girls and deadly drugs.

07/16/2014

Google Bus

Cost For Tech Company Shuttles Using San Francisco Muni Stops More Than Triples

Companies using San Francisco city bus stops to pick up and drop off passengers on commuter shuttles will have to pay more than triple the cost to the city.

07/15/2014

Ford Motor Company CEO Alan Mulally (left) and Ford Chairman Bill Ford (right)

Google Appoints Former Ford CEO Mulally To Board

Google says it has appointed Alan Mulally, the former CEO of Ford Motor Co., to its board.

07/15/2014

A contact lens with embedded circuitry designed to monitor glucose levels of diabetes patients. (Google)

Google Teams Up With Swiss Firm To Develop Smart Contact Lens For Diabetics, Visually Impaired

Google takes a giant step forward in bringing its smart contact lens technology to the masses by partnering with a Swiss pharmaceutical company that plans to use the lens to improve vision and monitor health conditions.

07/15/2014

Google Glass App Gives Users Mind Control Powers

Google Glass App Gives Users Mind Control Powers

It may seem like something straight out of a science fiction novel, but a London-based company is taking advantage of Google Glass’ capabilities with a new thought-control navigation app.

07/11/2014

Alix Catherine Tichleman was arrested in the heroin overdose death of a man in the Santa Cruz boat harbor. (Santa Cruz Police)

Prostitute Charged In Google Exec’s Heroin Death Was Exotic Dancer In San Francisco Strip Clubs

A prostitute being charged in the heroin overdose death of a Google executive was once an exotic dancer at clubs in San Francisco.

07/10/2014

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

Police Say Prostitute Searched For Legal Defense Online After Google Exec’s Heroin Death

A high-priced prostitute charged in the overdose death of a Google executive aboard a yacht in California had searched online for how to legally defend herself after giving a lethal dose of heroin, police in California said Thursday, as authorities in Georgia reopened another overdose case.

07/10/2014

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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