The rich too much porn lasts long in silicon valley, with high-tech business


according to USA Today (USA Today), the porn industry in silicon valley is still very prosperous.

“like a military base in silicon valley, where there are few civilian women, but have a lot of money.” An unnamed entrepreneur in silicon valley of USA today reporter Jessica? Guynn (Jessica Guynn) said.

situation seems to be different in other cities. Famous American consultancy, city Institute (The Urban Institute) in The United States in eight big cities sex industry were investigated, and a report released in March this year. According to the report, there are five cities in the eight cities underground sex industry in between 2003 and 2007 has shrivelled.

for quite a long time, has brought together a large number of sex workers in silicon valley.

in The Internet bubble, The United States The San Jose Mercury News (The San Jose Mercury News), once wrote to The technology industry is called “The sex trade main areas”, because there are many single “rich man”.

now that still seems to be the case. A sex worker told CNN in an interview last year, she earned nearly $1 million.

sex workers even use high-tech products, such as mobile payments, Square, and social networking – to help their business.

last week, a man named Alix Tichelman high-end prostitutes for the murder of a man named Forrest Hayes of Google (weibo) employees were arrested.

according to local media reports, Tichelman and Hayes is two people in the sex trade met on the website SeekingArrangement. And like this web site is not only one.

“before the advent of the Internet, customers don’t know where I can find a prostitute, prostitutes and I don’t know where to find customers. From an economic sense, the Internet has eliminated a lot of market barriers.” The baylor university (Jessica Guynn) associate professor Scott? Cunningham (Scott Cunningham says.

the federal government is trying to fight these anonymous web site, also recently closed a call MyRedbook porn sites, and the site operator fines of up to $5.4 million.

according to the local police department, said such a site disappears, the other a similar web site will pop up.

“now, everyone has a smart phone. A man can go to the Internet looking for targets, don’t worry about it.” SAN jose, a police officer said.

but things may be changing. MyRedbook network closed means that sex workers cannot free advertising, which is more difficult to find customers. As a middleman, MyRedbook net for sex workers to screen potential clients. Without the middleman, sex workers can’t easily contact with new customers.

but some people have found an alternative way to make money.

“I think the technology boom of sex workers help is limited, in part because customers now fear the federal bureau of investigation, another reason is that they can’t see our ads. Personally, I have read the books for a more secure business.” A gay porn companies TroubleFilms executives said.