Uber Exec Proposes Smearing Female Reporters Who Criticized the App

Uber's competitors, regulators, and drivers can take a breath. The company, which believes it is worth $25 billion, has a new nemesis: reporters who don't follow the puff piece protocol. A top Uber executive suggested hiring opposition researchers "specifically to spread details of the personal life of a female… » 11/18/14 10:02am 11/18/14 10:02am

Did TechCrunch Discriminate Against A Pregnant Editor?

A prime job opens up, and the person who's discussed as an excellent choice happens to be on maternity leave for the next four months. She gets passed over. Is that legal? Well, it just happened at AOL and Techcrunch. » 9/23/11 2:30pm 9/23/11 2:30pm