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Google has removed an app that advised people on “recovery from same-sex attraction” from its download store after one of the United States’ top LGBT+ charities suspended the tech company from a gay and transgender rights ranking. Human Rights Campaign (HRC) removed Google from its annual Corporate Equality Index, which ranks U.S. companies on the […]
One of the United States’ top LGBT+ charities ejected Google from a gay and transgender rights ranking on Thursday for hosting an app that advises people on how to “recover” from same-sex attraction. Human Rights Campaign (HRC) suspended the tech company from its Corporate Equality Index, which ranks US companies on the benefits they offer […]
Award winning open innovation studio, Connector, proudly launched its free #LoveWins Google Chrome extension to make the internet a more loving, tolerant place According to GLSEN, 42% of LGBQTA+ youth have experienced cyber bullying, 58% say something bad is said to them or about them online just because of their sexuality and over 35% receive […]
Alan Lambert gives us a rundown on InterTech Ireland’s inaugural event: Why Coming Out Is Good For Business InterTech Ireland is a new LGBT professional network, set up by Tomas Sator (Google) and Jan Hofmann (Facebook) in July 2014. The network, whose members include AirBnB, Facebook, Google, LinkedIn and Twitter, encourages diversity and inclusion in the […]
GLAAD have honoured technology giants Google and YouTube with the inaugural Ric Weiland Award at the GLAAD Gala San Francisco: Game Changers at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square. YouTube stars Tyler Oakley and Hannah Hart presented the award to Arjan Dijk, Vice President Marketing at Google, who accepted the award on behalf of Google […]
Whereas the ten official sponsors of the Sochi 2014 games may not have the courage to speak out against the Russian anti-gay propaganda laws and openly support the LGBT community, many of its unofficial sponsors/advertisers have shown the backbone to do so.
Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore was at Google in Dublin this morning to join Ireland’s Gay & Lesbian Equality Network (GLEN), where he stated that the Irish State “[cannot] rule over the human heart” when it comes to equal marriage. He also stated that he was “concerned” by the Russian government’s recent vote on legislation that has been […]