29th June 2015
Android float wins Pride in London award for letting people attend ‘virtual Pride’
6:44 PM — An innovative Pride float from Android that allowed people to 'virtually attend' Pride in London has won the award for best commercial float.
8th June 2015
Vodafone blocks LGBT website and redirects to ad for ‘flirty’ dating service 5
3:01 PM — PinkNews Exclusive. Mobile phone network Vodafone has restricted access to an LGBT community website, lgbt.co.uk, labelling it '18+' .
2nd June 2015
Drag queens protest outside Facebook HQ over ‘real name’ policy 2
7:01 PM — A number of prominent drag queens have protested outside the headquarters of Facebook - as they still face bans for using their names on the social network.
29th May 2015
Drag queens to hold protest at Facebook HQ over ‘real name’ bans 1
5:24 PM — Drag artists are set to hold a protest outside the headquarters of Facebook - as they still face bans for using their names on the social network.
20th May 2015
Trans woman challenging Facebook’s gender-based nipple rule 46
10:45 AM — A trans woman is challenging a rule on Facebook that allows men to post photos of their nipples, but bans women from doing so.
11th May 2015
These homophobes have been unknowingly advertising a gay porn site 11
7:55 PM — Anti-gay protesters have been accidentally promoting a gay porn website for weeks without knowing.
9th May 2015
Is Grindr for sale? Hook-up app reportedly looking for a buyer 10
1:15 PM — There are reports that gay hook-up Grindr could be for sale.
23rd April 2015
Apple CEO Tim Cook is living proof that being gay doesn’t mean you can dance 5
5:28 PM — Out Apple boss Tim Cook is defying stereotypes again - by showing that some gay men really, really can't dance.
22nd April 2015
Guardian claims Tory Chair Grant Shapps edited Wikipedia to smear rivals over same-sex marriage 11
1:55 PM — Conservative Party chairman Grant Shapps has been accused by the Guardian of making edits to Wikipedia articles about his own colleagues, to point out they didn't vote for same-sex marriage.
2nd April 2015
Companies who’ve condemned ‘religious freedom’ bills 1
5:20 PM — We look at some of the businesses and organisations who've spoken out against "religious freedom" bills across the US.
27th March 2015
Hacker tricks straight guys on Tinder into flirting with eachother 9
2:59 PM — A computer programmer has designed an exploit to that uses hook-up app Tinder to trick straight men into flirting with eachother.
13th March 2015
Out Apple CEO Tim Cook: I offered part of my liver to dying Steve Jobs
3:22 PM — Apple CEO Tim Cook reportedly offered to donate part of his liver to the company's former head Steve Jobs when he was dying from cancer.
7th March 2015
Apple, Microsoft, Google and Facebook team up for same-sex marriage case 29
12:26 PM — A number of corporate rivals have put their differences aside to sign a joint legal brief, calling on the US Supreme Court to strike down bans on same-sex marriage.
4th March 2015
Lib Dems most likely to tweet about LGBT issues, UKIP about Top Gear 6
1:57 PM — According to an analytics study, Liberal Democrat supporters are the most likely to post online about LGBT issues.
2nd March 2015
Tinder’s premium service will charge older people more 28
4:12 PM — Tinder has announced plans for a new premium service - which will charge a higher subscription to people who are over the age of 28.
27th February 2015
Facebook introduces ‘infinite’ gender options 5
12:05 PM — Facebook has rolled out an update allowing users to choose from an infinite number of gender options.
16th February 2015
Tim Cook: Sacrificing cyber privacy could have dire consequences for gays 35
4:45 PM — Apple CEO Tim Cook has warned that allowing internet privacy to be eroded could have "dire consequences" for gay people.
11th February 2015
PinkNews launches new PinkNews.lgbt domain 4
6:40 PM — PinkNews has become one of the first organisations on the internet to launch a .lgbt domain, PinkNews.lgbt.
13th December 2014
Financial Times names out Apple CEO Tim Cook ‘Person of the Year’
5:17 PM — Apple CEO Tim Cook has been named Person of the Year by the Financial Times, after he came out as gay.
16th November 2014
OKCupid begins rolling out new sexuality and gender options 23
4:00 PM — Dating website OKCupid has started testing a broader list of sexualities and genders, allowing people a raft of new identity choices.