Technology Open thread: how should brands respond to #GamerGate complaints?
What stories have caught your interest this morning? Make your recommendations in the comments, and tomorrow we’ll include (with credit, obviously) a selection in this daily post.
The “GamerGate” controversy remains hugely polarising, and brands are being sucked in to the morass.
Notably Intel and Adobe, who both faced pressure from GamerGate supporters to cut their ties with specific websites, and whose seemingly-supportive response was then attacked by critics of the virulent misogynistic side of GamerGate.
Now trade site AdAge has dug a little deeper into how brands are viewing the controversy, which makes for interesting reading whatever your stance.