Self-diving cars will be used for sex work, but that’s not all

Self-driving cars that bring you home or safely to work after the party are supposed to be the future. But there is also a purpose which not everyone may admit to being so excited about: the self-driving car as a brothel. But that’s not the only part of the service industry that will be transformed by self-driving vehicles.

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Airbnb to take rentals in Israeli West Bank settlements off website

Announcement comes before publication of damning Human Rights Watch report

Airbnb has said it will remove from its website all properties in Israeli settlements built on the occupied Palestinian territories in the West Bank, after years of accusations that the company was benefitting from rentals in the illegal outposts.

The accommodation bookings website announced on Monday that around 200 listings would be taken down in what will be seen as a victory for the Palestinian-led anti-occupation movement.

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