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Google Glass User Becomes First Diagnosed for Internet Addiction Disorder

By Victoria Kim

A Navy serviceman sought treatment after experiencing irritability and frustration over not being able to use his Google Glass. MORE  

Addiction.com: Drugs and Tech in Silicon Valley

By Paul Gaita

The recent overdose death of Google executive Forrest Hayes has shed a light on the tech industry's growing drug problem. MORE  

Morning Roundup: July 17, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Bobbi Kristina Brown denies posting pic of her smoking a bong, Charlie Sheen 'hammered' during Taco Bell run, and drunk man takes a school bus on a joyride. MORE  

High-End Escort Charged In Google Exec's Lethal Overdose

By Shawn Dwyer

An alleged prostitute who boasted having over 200 clients has been charged with manslaughter for administering a lethal dose of heroin to Forrest Hayes. MORE  

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Join in "the meeting after the meeting" on Facebook, Twitter, our "Best of the Week" e-newsletter and Google+. MORE  

Morning Roundup: June 11, 2013

By Victoria Kim

The NSA has a mandate to "stem the flow of narcotics" into the US, Google cuts search ads and videos for illegal drugs, and Wiz Khalifa puts his baby before his pot. MORE  

Morning Roundup: October 31, 2012

By Chrisanne Grise

Researchers track drug cartels via Google, smart people may booze more, and "Octomom" Nadya Suleman checks into rehab for Rx drugs. MORE  

Google Searches for an End to the Drug War

By Gabrielle Wuhl

Google launches a two-day summit that will explore technology's cartel-curbing potential. MORE  

High Couple "Googled How to Kill" Their Victim

By Will Herbst

After getting high, a Florida couple apparently decided to research how to murder a young woman for drug money. MORE  

Google Fined for Hyping Pill Mills

By Ariel Nagi

Internet giant is smacked with half-a-billion in penalties for ads promoting illegal pharmacies. MORE  

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