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Microsoft apologises for 'sexist' Xbox One ad, takes it down

Here we go again: Microsoft has apologised, and taken down a promo for the Xbox One that was criticised as sexist.

By Nov. 30, 2013

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Samsung: Sorry about that sexist show

In the wake of its slightly perturbing Galaxy S4 launch, Samsung accepts criticism of a South African presentation that featured, yes, swimsuited dancers.

By Mar. 24, 2013

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Facebook forced to respond to violent sexist images

Facebook says users who share "cruel and insensitive content" will have to post it using their real names, in response to a campaign.

By May. 29, 2013

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Samsung GS4 launch: Tone-deaf and shockingly sexist

I don't get offended very often. But Samsung's long parade of '50s-era female stereotypes, in the midst of an entirely other long parade of bad stereotypes, just put me over the edge. Oh, they announced a phone? You'd barely know it.

By Mar. 14, 2013

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Silly Asus makes sexist tweet

For reasons not entirely obvious, Asus posts an image with a rather obviously sexist caption that attracts rather less favorable publicity.

By Jun. 4, 2012

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Dell apologizes for hiring sexist summit moderator

Dell "sincerely apologizes" for offensive jokes by a moderator at its Copenhagen, Denmark, partner summit in April -- a few weeks later, and only on its Google+ page. Better than nothing, we suppose.

By May. 15, 2012

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Just how sexist is nudity in gaming?

Nudity in gaming is becoming a hot-button issue. CNET Readers sound off in a debate over whether nudity--or sexually suggestive actions--objectifies or degrades women.

By Apr. 14, 2009

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Samsung on the Galaxy S5: 'People don't need radical redesigns every year'

A Samsung executive explains why it stuck with the classic design and why the launch lacked the glitz of past events. He also hints at future S5 variations.

By Feb. 26, 2014

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Galaxy S4: Cool features, awful launch

Bridget Carey breaks down the details of Samsung's Galaxy S4 smartphone -- and its embarrassing unveiling.

By Mar. 15, 2013

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Samsung Unpacked 2: Are we in for a train wreck or a triumph?

The Korean giant's March event to unveil the Galaxy S4 drew ire and criticism, but it says it has learned its lesson for this week's launch.

By Sep. 3, 2013