Author Chuck Wendig tells fans to "stop being the Empire" after they criticize him for making the lead character gay in his novel "Star Wars: Aftermath."
Intel has stopped donating to the Boy Scouts of America over the organisation's stringent anti-gay policies.
CNN political analyst belittled men wearing pink and the near-naked H&M David Beckham ad via Twitter during the Super Bowl--tweets that some critics say were anti-gay and violent.
Usual tweets with links to stories about celebrities and cute animal photos are joined by racist and homophobic notes on The Huffington Post's Twitter account.
Over the weekend, hundreds of gay and lesbian-themed books vanished from Amazon.com's search listings. The Internet cried censorship, but the truth is far more hum-drum
A customer service employee posts a homophobic tweet on Vodafone's official Twitter page. The company is forced to apologize, and he is suspended.
Conficker morphs and spreads, Amazon.com is accused of being homophobic, and excessive Facebook use could result in lower grades.
Web site operator who prevailed in a high-profile legal spat over his domain name, which evokes the late televangelist's name, offers condolences but decries "homophobic bigotry and intolerance."