If you think sexism’s OK in games, you may be in the wrong century | Technology | guardian.co.uk

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Those grim little bottom-half insults are inspired by the same top-half sexism that leads to model arse tweets; they’re just magnified by the anonymity of the internet. Some top tips for companies? Don’t tweet anything about an employee you wouldn’t want someone saying about your little sister. Come up with a new gimmick for trade shows that doesn’t involve human buttocks. […]

You might think you’re bored of seeing this debate. Guess what? As a woman covering the technology industry I’m bored of having to have it. The sooner we stamp it out, the sooner we can go back to talking about Facebook, the new Call Of Duty and how much we’d have to sell a kidney for to get that new MacBook Pro.

via If you think sexism’s OK in games, you may be in the wrong century | Technology | guardian.co.uk.

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