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Attendees of TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2013 Hackathon are pictured, in San Francisco, Calif. on Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013. TechCrunch has apologized for allowing two inappropriate presentations on stage that day. (Jeff Bottari/TechCrunch via Flickr)
Attendees of TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2013 Hackathon are pictured, in San Francisco, Calif. on Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013. TechCrunch has apologized for allowing two inappropriate presentations on stage that day. (Jeff Bottari/TechCrunch via Flickr)

The tech world has seen a lot of bad press in recent days.

First, it was sexist apps being presented at an annual industry conference. Then on Tuesday, a bigoted Twitter feed got the chief technology officer of Business Insider fired.

In an industry dominated by men, the gender imbalance is showing up in the recent flurry of sexist controversies.

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This segment aired on September 12, 2013.

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