Silicon Valley has a culture problem. The list of allegations of sexual harassment, assault, and discrimination against women in the tech industry seems to grow daily. Today’s addition: Blogger and former Microsoft tech evangelist turned major player in the world of AR/VR, Robert Scoble.
Michelle Greer, who worked with Scoble at Rackspace, says he groped her at a tech conference in 2010.
In an interview with USA TODAY, Scoble apologized for the behavior that he claims occurred when he had a drinking problem. Scoble announced in 2015 that he was entering AA and said he was sexually abused as a child.
After The Revelations
Scoble Isn’t Sorry The famous tech blogger just showed us everything you shouldn’t do when you’re accused of sexual assault.
Robert Scoble: I didn’t sexually harass women, as I lacked power over them Scoble claims sexual harassment “has to do with the power position.”