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Judge denies Kleiner bid to arbitrate sex discrimination case

Silicon Valley venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers loses an effort to arbitrate a case brought by junior partner Ellen Pao.

By July 20, 2012

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Kleiner's Doerr denies gender discrimination allegations

Kleiner Perkins' powerful partner John Doerr issues a statement that refutes the claims in a junior partner's suit and defends his firm's commitment to diversity.

By May 30, 2012

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Partner sues Kleiner Perkins for gender discrimination

Venture capitalist Ellen Pao says she was retaliated against for rebuffing sexual advances from other partners.

By May 22, 2012

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Altec's new Live 5000 Wi-Fi speaker doesn't discriminate against Android users

The Altec Lansing Live 5000 connects to a consumer's existing home Wi-Fi network, can be controlled via iOS, Android, and desktop applications, and delivers music from the Internet's most popular content providers.

By January 9, 2012

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Senators want probe of Comcast's BitTorrent 'discrimination'

Proponents of Net neutrality laws call for a hearing on the issue, arguing reports of peer-to-peer traffic interference support need for rules banning that practice.

By October 26, 2007

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White House panel calls for big data reforms to protect privacy

New legislation is necessary to prevent discrimination and protect civil rights, says review panel commissioned by President Obama.

By May 1, 2014

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Ada Initiative bails on GitHub, after sexism allegations

Workplace gender discrimination claims against the software hosting service have resulted in an ousted co-founder and a fizzled partnership.

By April 23, 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 April 21, 2014

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ESPN's ISP discrimination shakes Net neutrality hornet's nest

ESPN through its selective blocking of people from particular Internet service providers, may very well wake the sleeping giant that is Net neutrality.

By September 17, 2008

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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 March 17, 2014