Entries in 'sexism' (5)

'It appears that GTA might make the world a worse place for females'

'It appears that GTA might make the world a worse place for females'

The links between games violence and real-world violence are dubious, but a new study has suggested a worrying new corroboration between some games and social attitudes.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 14th 2016 at 11:41AM in News
Jessica Curry stepping down as Chinese Room studio head

Jessica Curry stepping down as Chinese Room studio head

The studio head of Everybody’s Gone to the Rapture developer The Chinese Room Jessica Curry is leaving the studio.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 9th 2015 at 4:01PM in News
Online sexism 'really just a form of bullying'

Online sexism 'really just a form of bullying'

A new study has said the hostility inflicted on women in many online environments is little more than a form of bullying.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 17th 2015 at 11:05AM in News
Mattel apologises for Barbie coding sexism book

Mattel apologises for Barbie coding sexism book

A book that suggested Barbie would need the help of men to code a video game has been criticised by its own publisher.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 24th 2014 at 2:27PM in News

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Apple criticised for sexist engraving policy

Apple criticised for sexist engraving policy

Apple’s CEO Tim Cook has been hounded on Twitter after a consumer complained about the firm’s ‘sexist’ engraving rules.

by Laura Barnes
on Jul 11th 2014 at 1:24PM in News