San francisco (reuters) - mozilla chief executive brendan eich has stepped down, the company said on thursday, after an online dating service urged a boycott of the company's web browser because of a donation eich made to opponents of gay marriage the software company came under fire for appointing. Mozilla chief executive brendan the popular online dating site, called for a boycott of mozilla firefox to protest the world’s no 2 web browser. Okcupid wants you to boycott firefox in honor of couples like this justin sullivan/getty images if you try to log on to okcupid using firefox, you'll get a message from the dating site urging you to use a different browser to protest the fact that mozilla's new ceo doesn't support gay rights.
Online dating site okcupid is presenting firefox visitors with something other than the standard home page you’d normally encounter – instead, there’s a lengthy message apologizing for the interruption and explaining that okcupid opposes the political views of mozilla’s new ceo brendan eich, who made donations to a.
Anyone accessing the popular dating site okcupid with firefox today is in for a surprise instead of the homepage, okcupidcom is serving firefox users with a message calling out mozilla ceo. Dating site okcupid joins the backlash against mozilla firefox ceo brendan eich's opposition to same-sex marriage. Dating site okcupid is calling for its members to ditch firefox because mozilla's new ceo, brendan eich, has backed an anti-same-sex marriage campaign.
How do i stop firefox for up dating automatically 4 replies 5 have this problem 1543 views by individual mozillaorg contributors. That was fast the co-founder and ceo of mozilla, brendan eich, has decided to step down eich’s decision, announced thursday, came a few days after the dating website okcupid started blocking mozilla’s firefox browser from accessing the dating site because eich “is an opponent of equal rights.
The online dating site okcupid has little love for mozilla when users try to access okcupid on mozilla's firefox browser, they see a letter urging a boycott of the browser okcupid is protesting mozilla's choice for a new ceo, brendan eich, who okcupid describes as an opponent of equal rights for gay couples.
Okcupid may be in the business of love, but the online dating site has anything but tender feelings for mozilla and its newly-appointed ceo. Compare the top australia online dating sites to find the best dating websites for you find love online with the top 10 sites comparison engine. Dating and the internet go together like well, dating and the internet it’s a winning combination, but popular dating site okcupid is fine with missing a slice of that action if it comes down to a question of equal rights for gay people the site has effectively blocked itself on firefox over.
Mozilla’s new ceo, brendan eich, is an opponent of equal rights for gay couples we would therefore prefer that our users not use mozilla software to access okcupid,” the message says okcupid president christian rudder said he and the firm’s three other co-founders decided to post the message after discussing eich’s appointment over the.