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Mozilla CEO Eich resigns after gay-marriage controversy

Brendan Eich steps down following calls for his ouster over his support for California's anti-gay marriage Proposition 8.

By Apr. 3, 2014

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Exclusive: Mozilla CEO Eich says gay-marriage firestorm could hurt Firefox (Q&A)

Brendan Eich's 2008 donation to an anti-gay-marriage cause now dogs his new CEO job. In his first interview about it, he resists calls to resign or recant, but argues inclusiveness makes Mozilla's world-spanning community possible.

By Apr. 1, 2014

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Apple approves 'only gay social app for ages 12 and up'

The founders of Distinc.tt believe it's time for a gay social app that doesn't have sex at its core. This is an app that "you can bring home to Mom."

By Dec. 14, 2013

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Google Play appears to confuse Mickey Mouse with gay erotica

If you search for "Where's My Mickey" on Google Play, you get a fine selection of ads for books that are less than mousey.

By Jul. 13, 2013

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Tech companies: Gay marriage ban is bad for business

Companies such as Apple, Facebook, eBay, and Intel will add their support in the legal fight against bans on same-sex marriage, Fortune reports.

By Feb. 26, 2013

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Gay marriage tweets skyrocket

Twitter saw 1.6 million #gaymarriage tweets yesterday following Obama's support for gay marriage, peaking at more than 7,000 tweets per minute.

By May. 10, 2012

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Google to governments: Legalize gay love

In an effort to make gay relationships be seen legally as identical to heterosexual ones, Google announces "Legalize Love," a campaign that pressures governments to do the right thing.

By Jul. 8, 2012

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Gay-love text gets sender 3 years in jail

A Cameroonian man texts another man: "I am very much in love with you." That is enough to get him sent to prison. An appeal hearing held yesterday confirms his sentence.

By Dec. 18, 2012

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Green Lantern relaunched as gay -- three moms outraged

DC Comics decides to create a new version of the 1940s superhero Green Lantern, one in which he's gay. The One Million Moms movement is upset. However, its Facebook page is adorned with pro-gay commentary.

By Jun. 1, 2012

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Twitter suspends account briefly after U.K. pol attacks gay couple

The account temporarily went dark after a right-wing political figure tweeted the home address of a gay couple who won a court case against B&B owners who refused the men a room.

By Oct. 19, 2012