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Ex-Microsoft employee sues company for gender discrimination

Former technician files suit claiming she was passed over for jobs by less-qualified men during her seven years at Microsoft.

By September 16, 2015


Kleiner Perkins gender diversity figures show more work needs to be done

Storied firm says it has more women venture capitalists than others in the industry, vows to improve.

By June 19, 2015


Ellen Pao trial ends on plea for gender equality in the tech industry

After hearing compelling closing arguments, the jury now gets to decide the winner in Silicon Valley's highest-profile sex discrimination case.

By March 25, 2015


Everything you need to know about the Ellen Pao gender discrimination trial

The potentially landmark Silicon Valley trial nears its end, with closing arguments expected Tuesday.

By March 23, 2015


Twitter faces gender bias lawsuit

An ex-employee's proposed class-action lawsuit alleges the social network's arcane promotion process discriminates against women.

By March 22, 2015


Facebook facing litany of gender, racial complaints

Ex-employee sues over a wide range of alleged bad behavior, including sex harassment and race discrimination in the workplace.

By March 18, 2015


Marvel's 'Doctor Strange' begins filming, reveals list of main cast

Marvel unveils the filming locations of "Doctor Strange" and drops more casting news sans specific roles. CNET's Bonnie Burton knows who she hopes Rachel McAdams and Mads Mikkelsen are playing.

By November 27, 2015


Facebook now lets you describe your gender

The latest move is a step away from the previous process that required you to choose from a list of predefined genders.

By February 27, 2015


Ellen Pao's gender discrimination lawsuit heads to trial

The former junior partner's high-profile lawsuit against venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers is going to trial, nearly three years after it was filed.

By February 17, 2015


Hack of toy maker VTech exposes 5 million customers

A hacker got into a customer database for the Learning Lodge app store, where parents can download apps, games and e-books for VTech toys.

By November 27, 2015