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Uber reminds women it's okay to take a day off from the kitchen

Uber reminds women it's okay to take a day off from the kitchen

12 hours ago   |   The Next Web

Uber is again under fire. This time, it's a sexist ad campaign for uberEATS in India promoting “Wife Appreciation Day.” The ad reads: The gaffe is just the latest in a series...
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Tech companies must do more to fight misogyny in the wider culture

Tech companies must do more to fight misogyny in the wider culture

23 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

Over the past few months Silicon Valley's treatment of women has made several headlines. Thanks to the incredible women who have found the courage to speak up, we are beginning...
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Report: Conservative pundit Laura Ingraham to host primetime show on Fox News

Report: Conservative pundit Laura Ingraham to host primetime show on Fox News

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Conservative pundit Laura Ingraham reportedly signed a contract with Fox News to host her own show in primetime. Conservative website The Drudge Report confirmed an earlier CNN...
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Zoe Quinn talks about online abuse and her new book, Crash Override

Zoe Quinn talks about online abuse and her new book, Crash Override

2 days ago   |   TechCrunch

Zoe Quinn went to the heart of Gamergate and has come back with a new book, Crash Override, a meditation on online communities and making the Internet safer. Quinn spoke with...
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Another billion-dollar startup upended by sexual harassment claims

3 days ago   |   CNN

The CEO of a $4 billion startup is resigning immediately following sexual harassment allegations against the company.
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Lurid Lawsuit's Quiet End Leaves Silicon Valley Start-Up Barely Dented

4 days ago   |   NY Times

For all the outcry over how women are treated in the tech industry, the resolution of a sexual harassment case against Upload, a virtual reality start-up, shows that little has...
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Court rules sending nude selfies as a minor same as distributing child porn

Court rules sending nude selfies as a minor same as distributing child porn

4 days ago   |   The Next Web

A Washington man has been convicted of sending illicit images of a child - the child in question being him. An ill-advised selfie took a harassment case to the state's Supreme...
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SoFi Board Says C.E.O. Is Out Immediately Amid Sexual Harassment Scandal

4 days ago   |   NY Times   |   2 articles

Mike Cagney, the company's chief executive, had said earlier this week that he would step down at year's end.
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SoFi CEO Cagney to step down immediately

4 days ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Online lender Social Finance, which is currently investigating claims of sexual harassment by employees, said on Friday its chief executive, Mike Cagney resigned, effectively...
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Japan's latest robot is a puppy that sniffs out stinky feet

Japan's latest robot is a puppy that sniffs out stinky feet

5 days ago   |   Engadget

The Japanese take body odor very seriously. So much so, in fact, that companies in Japan host seminars on "smell harassment." Impeccable hygiene also extends to the home, where...
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Over 130 'Xbox One X Enhanced' games announced so far

Over 130 'Xbox One X Enhanced' games announced so far

New Xbox One X Enhanced games have been uncovered, bumping the list to over 130 titles. The Xbox One X release looms ahead in the months to come and since its reveal back at E3... Read more ...

Apple's huge App Store makeover arrives today in iOS 11

Apple's huge App Store makeover arrives today in iOS 11

Apple today is releasing its completely redesigned iOS App Store to the wider public, as part of the launch of the new iOS 11 operating system. First previewed at its Worldwide... Read more ...

Google's smaller Home Mini speaker will cost just $49

Google's smaller Home Mini speaker will cost just $49

The Google Home Mini will cost just $49 when it debuts next month. A treasure trove of leaked Google hardware information is coming to light today as Droid-life is reporting... Read more ...

Report: Amazon is working on Alexa-powered smart glasses

Report: Amazon is working on Alexa-powered smart glasses

The Financial Times reports that Amazon is embarking on a difficult journey: it's developing smart glasses that tether to your phone and allow you to invoke and interact with... Read more ...

Apple iOS 11 now available for download, here's what's new and improved

Apple iOS 11 now available for download, here's what's new and improved

Just as expected, Apple today started pushing iOS 11 to devices around the world. The update is now officially available to download over the air , thus you should start... Read more ...

Google Pixel 2 details leak out, including color options and prices

Google Pixel 2 details leak out, including color options and prices

Hot on the heels of a leak that brought us images of the Pixel 2 XL , another leak has surfaced that shows off the smaller Pixel 2. Images of the Google Pixel 2 in Kinda Blue... Read more ...

Google PixelBook Chromebook leak reveals what it looks like and costs

Google PixelBook Chromebook leak reveals what it looks like and costs

Google is holding an event soon, and nearly everything it plans to announce has just leaked out, including images of a new Chromebook.Droid-Life posted images of what it looks... Read more ...

Google Pixelbook emerges as firm's first 2-in-1 laptop, and it's pricey

Google Pixelbook emerges as firm's first 2-in-1 laptop, and it's pricey

The latest major leak ahead of next month's anticipated Google Pixel 2 reveal is a third Chromebook from the product maker, known as the Google Pixelbook, Droid Life reports... Read more ...

Tomb Raider: le premier trailer du reboot avec Alicia Vikander est là

Tomb Raider:  le premier trailer du reboot avec Alicia Vikander est là

Lara Croft version Alicia Vikander se montre enfin concrètement via un premier trailer et un poster pour le nouveau film Tomb Raider. Read more ...

IPhone X release date, specs and price: Tim Cook says £999 is, er, a 'value...

IPhone X release date, specs and price: Tim Cook says £999 is, er, a 'value price'

Apple CEO insists flagship device is a bargain Read more ...