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Tinder settles sexual harassment lawsuit with former exec

A lawsuit from a former employee accused the dating app's co-founders of condoning a "frat-like" environment, in which she was called disparaging names.

By 9 September 2014

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Korean phone retailers harassing women

Impending reforms to handset subsidies have retailers resorting to extreme measures, with some snatching phones from women in attempts to force them to enter stores.

By 13 August 2014

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Yahoo exec countersues against sexual harassment claim

A high-level female executive strikes back for defamation, after being accused of sexual harassment in a lurid lawsuit last week.

By 17 July 2014

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Yahoo female executive sued for sexual harassment

A senior director with a key role in Yahoo's mobile efforts is named in a harassment suit by her female subordinate.

By 12 July 2014

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Tinder's co-founder is suspended after sexual harassment lawsuit

Justin Mateen, co-founder of the popular dating app, is removed from his job after allegations he condoned sexual harassment by other top brass.

By 2 July 2014

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GitHub puts co-founder on leave after harassment claims

After engineer Julie Ann Horvath alleges gender discrimination and intimidation while working at the software development company, the management launches an investigation.

By 18 March 2014

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Man sues gov't for harassment, blames Google's autocomplete

A former government contractor says he was fired after Google's search engine autocompleted his attempted "How to make a radio-controlled airplane" by offering the word "bomb."

By 13 December 2013

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easyJet passenger harassed by staff for tweeting complaint

An easyJet manager at Glasgow airport threatened to not let a passenger on his flight after he made an angry comment on Twitter.

By 25 September 2013

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UK government brands trolls 'baying cowards' ahead of stiff, new prison sentences

Planned new laws could put British Internet abusers behind bars for up to two years.

By 20 October 2014

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Anita Sarkeesian cancels speech in wake of threats

After an anonymous email threatens a deadly school shooting, the feminist media critic backs out of a speaking engagement at Utah State University.

By 15 October 2014