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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 Jul. 1, 2014

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Paypal co-founder Levchin scratches CEO itch in latest role

Billing himself as a "finance nerd," serial entrepreneur Max Levchin decides to take the CEO job at online lending startup Affirm.

By Jun. 9, 2014

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Rap Genius co-founder resigns after massacre comments

Mahbod Moghadam has left the text annotation startup after making insensitive notes on the manifesto penned by the man who killed six people in Santa Barbara, Calif.

By May. 26, 2014

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Airbnb co-founder: We'd 'take a bullet' for other sharing-economy firms

The peer-to-peer vacation-rental company says it would use its scale to deflect harm policy makers might throw at other firms.

By May. 14, 2014

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GitHub co-founder resigns after ‘errors of judgment’

Julie Ann Horvath, a former employee who alleged workplace gender discrimination, blasts the company after an investigation reportedly didn’t find evidence of sexism.

By Apr. 21, 2014

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Yahoo co-founder David Filo nominated to return to board

The "chief Yahoo" is tapped to return to the board after an absence of 18 years, along with Charles Schwab and former Walmart CEO H. Lee Scott Jr.

By Apr. 16, 2014

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Apple should make an Android phone, co-founder reckons

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak reckons Apple should release an Android-powered blower to sell alongside the regular iPhone.

By Feb. 8, 2014

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Airbnb co-founder: Firm could expand beyond lodgings

Co-founder Nathan Blecharczyk says Airbnb could partner with other companies, like Uber, or perhaps even launch a standalone service.

By Mar. 19, 2014

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Correction: GitHub puts co-founder on leave

This story inaccurately described the nature of the allegations. The allegations leveled include harassment, but not sexual harassment. Story and headline have been updated to remove references to sexual harassment.

By Mar. 17, 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 Mar. 17, 2014