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OKCupid pulls Firefox boycott letter

Firefox users are no longer being urged to boycott the browser after OKCupid protested the anti-gay views expressed by Mozilla's new CEO.

By Apr. 2, 2014

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OKCupid piles on Mozilla, calls for new CEO to resign

Demands for new Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich to step down continue as OKCupid aggressively tells its Firefox users to choose a different browser.

By Mar. 31, 2014

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OKCupid stakeout finds men prefer women who cheat

A fascinating experiment suggests that man predominantly use dating Web sites to hook up and prefer women who admit they're cheating. The reverse experiment has very different results.

By Aug. 13, 2013

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OkCupid app sets singles up on 'Crazy Blind Dates'

A new mobile app from the popular online dating site lets users meet strangers at a favorite bar or coffee shop any night of the week.

By Jan. 15, 2013

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OkCupid experiment proves men don't mind dating sociopaths

Here's a fascinating experiment: A woman's profile -- full of obvious red flags -- is put up on dating site OkCupid. Within hours "she" is inundated with romantic messages. Men just look at the pictures? Really?

By Nov. 17, 2012

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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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The 404 1,412: Where we game the system (podcast)

Today we'll expose the most awkward feature still lurking on the Internet, and profile a self-labeled math genius who hacked the OKCupid algorithm to find romance.

By Jan. 23, 2014

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Eich confirms departure from Mozilla

Former Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich says that he is leaving the Mozilla organization and will be "less visible" online.

By Apr. 3, 2014

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How to protect yourself from the 'Heartbleed' bug

A new security bug means that people all across the Web are vulnerable to having their passwords and other sensitive data stolen. Here's what consumers can do to protect themselves.

By Apr. 8, 2014

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'Heartbleed' bug undoes Web encryption, reveals Yahoo passwords

A flaw in software that's widely used to secure Web communications means that passwords and other highly sensitive data could be exposed. Some say they've already found hundreds of Yahoo passwords.

By Apr. 8, 2014