Wow, perpetually-lukewarm, semi-useful career website LinkedIn has a scandal on its hands. OK, it’s really more of a scandal that’s mostly blown over, but still: In late July, the website mistakenly removed ads that featured pictures of female Web developers. Why? Well, because they were pictures of women. Silly people, ladies can’t do stuff with computers, didn’t you know?!
- Developer Company Toptal Accuses LinkedIn Of ‘Extreme Sexism’ After It Pulled An Ad Featuring a Beautiful Argentinian Engineer (LNKD) (businessinsider.com)