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Mozilla developer Hampton Catlin on Brendan Eich stand down

The chief executive of Mozilla - the company best known for its Firefox browser - has stepped down.

Brendan Eich was appointed just last month but came in for heavy criticism for his views on same-sex marriage.

For the BBC World Service's Tech Tent, Rory Cellan-Jones spoke to developer of Mozilla apps Hampton Catlin.

Mr Catlin had broken off his business relationship with Mozilla after trying and failing to get an apology from Mr Eich over the impact of the proposed anti-gay marriage law on him and the man he wanted to marry.

Listen to the full programme.

  • 04 Apr 2014