Topics :: technology

Queer Apple Customer Finds 'F@G' Written on His Receipt

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Aug 15, 2014
A queer Apple customer was shocked to find a homophobic slur printed on his receipt after a recent visit to a Portland, Oregon, Apple store.

To the Moon and Back on 4KB of Memory

By Rhuaridh Marr | Sunday Aug 3, 2014
This past week, America - and, indeed, the world - celebrated 45 years since NASA successfully put the first men on the moon... using less computational power than you've got in your iPhone.

Bigger is Better for Personal Tech

By Rhuaridh Marr | Saturday Aug 2, 2014
It's official, people: Bigger is better. It's something we can no longer ignore - our smartphones are swelling to ever-greater sizes following years of shrinkage, and we're lapping up these behemoths in droves.

LGBTQUTIE.com

Saturday Aug 2, 2014
Looking for love? You may find it on a new website that focuses on love connections, not hook-ups.

"Coming Out Simulator 2014″ Smart, Heartfelt Game

By Rhuaridh Marr | Saturday Jul 19, 2014
Coming out is tough. Enter, then, "Coming Out Simulator 2014," which not only takes you back to that first time but hands you the keys to someone else's coming out tale.

SF Parking App Refuses Shut-Down Order

By Terry Collins | Sunday Jun 29, 2014
The company behind a mobile app that allows San Francisco drivers to get paid for the public parking spaces they exit has rejected an order from the city attorney to stop its operations.

Web Sites Ease Auto Purchases

By Dee-Ann Durban | Sunday Jun 29, 2014
Want to take some of the stress and mystery out of the car-buying process? Get on the Internet.

Mozilla Sponsors Bay Area LGBT Youth Summit

By Matthew S. Bajko | Thursday Apr 24, 2014
The lead sponsor for a Bay Area LGBT youth summit taking place in San Francisco’s gay Castro district next weekend will be the Mozilla Foundation, organizers disclosed to the Bay Area Reporter.

On Grindr: Closeted Discrimination Within the Gay Community

By Michael Bennett | Thursday Apr 3, 2014
The first thing I vividly remember about joining the gay community was a series of messages on Grindr - a virtual world of avatars, most of which strive to project that they possess the qualities of the ideal, desirable gay man.

Students React to Facebook’s New ’Gender Options’

By Nicole Wiesenthal | Wednesday Apr 2, 2014
Students who use Facebook no longer have to choose between being male and female. In fact, now they can choose from more than 50 new gender options -- and to some students, it could mean the world.