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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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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

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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 Dec. 12, 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 Sep. 25, 2013

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Square COO Rabois resigned following harassment claim

The esteemed technology veteran has been accused of sexual harassment by a Square employee, a charge Keith Rabois vehemently denied in a Tumblr post.

By Jan. 25, 2013

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Kleiner Perkins denies Ellen Pao's harassment complaint

In its first court filing in the case, the uber-VC firm Kleiner Perkins "vigorously" denies the gender discrimination charges partner Ellen Pao made in a lawsuit last month.

By Jun. 13, 2012

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Facebook to reveal cyberbullies who harassed woman

The social network will release the identities of the Facebook members who bullied a U.K. woman online over comments she made about a a TV show contestant.

By Jun. 8, 2012

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Apple: Samsung request for iPad 3, iPhone 5 is harassment

In the ongoing legal dispute between the two consumer electronics companies, Apple filed papers yesterday answering Samsung's request for an early look at upcoming Apple products.

By Jun. 14, 2011

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HP CEO Hurd resigns over sexual harassment investigation

Company investigation finds Mark Hurd "exhibited a profound lack of judgment," engaging in a relationship with a contractor and approving incorrect expense reimbursement for her. CFO Cathie Lesjak will take over as interim CEO.

By Aug. 6, 2010

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New app lets you report 'street harassment'

What began as a local effort to report instances of public sexual harassment is being reorganized into a global one, with an iPhone app replete with a map and user stories.

By May. 11, 2010