For many people, two sexist apps ruined what was supposed to be a day of fun hack presentations.
On Sep 9, 2013 by Audra Schroeder
Melody Hensley wants to know the identity of the man who she claims is behind a two-year harassment campaign on Storify.
On Aug 16, 2013 by Kris Holt
On Wednesday, Richards issued a statement to AllThingsD, in which she advocated for inclusivity and diversity in the technology industry.
On Mar 28, 2013 by Kris Holt
The Reddit founder reacted to the PyCon scandal and geek sexism with one message: "Stop."
On Mar 25, 2013 by Aja Romano
What happened at PyCon is a clash of two different sets of cultures: con culture and call-out culture.
On Mar 22, 2013 by Aja Romano
Is #donglegate an isolated incident or a sign of something larger going on in tech? We spoke with Valerie Aurora, cofounder of the Ada Initiative, an advocacy group for women in tech and geek culture.
In today's Dotted Lines, we hear some #realtalk about Adria Richards, Steubenville's Jane Doe, and social media sexism. Then a baby imitates the Hulk.
On Mar 21, 2013 by Cooper Fleishman
Mid-#donglegate, 4chan launched a DDoS attack on Adria Richards's company, SendGrid, to try to get her fired. She lost her job. Here's what happened.
On Mar 21, 2013 by Kris Holt
Adria Richards, who caused an online outrage over a "big dongles" joke at a programmers' conference called PyCon, has been fired—publicly, on Facebook.
Before a lewd joke cost an attendee his job and spurred a misogynist online backlash, last weekend's PyCon event looked like a success.
On Mar 20, 2013 by Kris Holt