Expert Shows Dangers of Security Breaches by Hacking Sex Toys
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Expert Shows Dangers of Security Breaches by Hacking Sex Toys

Today’s sex toys are more than simple pleasure objects. Many sex toys now boast the technical capacity of micro computers that allow them to be updated, controlled remotely,  and connected to apps to retrieve data on usage.

But, as with most smart, connected devices, there are downsides that accompany leaps in technology.

Ethical Hacking (of Sex Toys)

Enter …

Group Wants to Ban Sex Robots - for Good Reasons
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Group Wants to Ban Sex Robots – For Good Reasons

Sex robots are the cutting edge in sexual aid technology. Anatomically correct models will be able to move and even react verbally to their human users. The idea is that people who, for whatever reasons, lack human companionship will be able to have some kind of outlet for normal sexual desire.

Naturally, a group of people …

#pledgedecrim: Sex Workers Work Twitter
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#pledgedecrim – Sex Workers Work Twitter

Citizens of the United Kingdom are taking to social media to address prostitution. This time it isn’t railing against it. The Twitter hashtag #pledgedecrim seeks to decriminalize sex work. The campaign coordinator Laura Watson of The English Collective of Prostitutes describes why decriminalization is so important.

“Decriminalisation [sic] of sex work is urgently needed. Hundreds of women, many of whom are mothers supporting …

Adultery Website Ashley Madison Website Hacked
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Adultery Website Ashley Madison Hacked

Ashley Madison, a Canadian-based extramarital affair website may be on the hook for a data breach that could affect over 37 million of its users.

The Group Responsible for the Ashley Madison Hack

According to KrebsOnSecurity.com, a group called the Impact Team claimed responsibility for hacking into the site and stealing sensitive user data, including credit cards, names, addresses, …

Tinder Adds Verified Accounts For 'Notable' People
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Tinder Adds Verified Accounts For 'Notable' People

Tinder will now have verified accounts. The same little blue check marks you see on Facebook and Twitter will appear on some accounts, Tinder announced in a blog post Tuesday. “Now when notable public figures, celebrities and athletes appear in your recommendations, you’ll know it’s for real,” the blog post reads. Celebrities have repeatedly …

Facebook Must Turn Over User Information in Revenge Porn Case
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Facebook Must Turn Over User Information in Revenge Porn Case

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Facebook must turn over any information it possesses that could help a young woman find out who published a sex video of her without her consent, a Dutch court ruled on Thursday.

The Amsterdam District Court said in its ruling that if the U.S. company cannot comply because it has erased the relevant …

Watch the Latest Porn for Free with ‘Porn Time’
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Watch the Latest Porn for Free with ‘Porn Time’

The makers of the incredibly popular Popcorn Time app have created an app the will undoubtedly be even more popular.

Porn Time will allow users to view the latest and greatest porn movies in HD quality for free.  How can you see the newest porn for free you ask?  Porn Time, like Popcorn Time connects to …

Guys Like Helping Attractive Female Avatars More Than Ugly Ones
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Guys Like Helping Attractive Female Avatars More Than Ugly Ones

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com – @ParkstBrett It may seem like men are always willing to lend an attractive women a hand, and a new study has found this bias extends into virtual worlds. Published in the Journal of Broadcasting and Electronic Media, the new study looked at how men and women interact with each other …

Strippers, Porn Stars Use Snapchat to Sell Personalized Photos and Videos
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Strippers, Porn Stars Use Snapchat to Sell Personalized Photos and Videos

Snapchat logo.

You have to admire the adult industry and its ability to take advantage of existing technologies to make some money.

Adult services entrepreneurs, meet Snapchat.

For those unfamiliar with Snapchat, it’s a mobile app that allows users to send texts, photos and videos to friends and followers that disappear 1 to 10 seconds after being viewed. …

Dating Apps Too Tame? Meet Whiplr
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Dating Apps Too Tame? Meet Whiplr

Are you into the feel of silk or the scent of freshly washed towels — like, really into them? Or perhaps you want to turn a scene in “50 Shades of Grey” into a safe and consensual reality? The new mobile app Whiplr, the only location-based messenger that promises to connect both experienced and newbie …

Chinese Gay-Dating App Explores Overseas Market
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Chinese Gay-Dating App Explores Overseas Market

User opens the Blued app on a smartphone in Shanghai, Nov 17, 2014. [Photo/IC] Chinese homosexual-dating application Blued unveiled its international version in the Netherlands, becoming the country’s first such app to go global, said the company on its homepage on Saturday. Blued founder and CEO Geng Le said the decision to launch in the …

When Smiley Faces Aren't Enough, There's Flirtmoji
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When Smiley Faces Aren't Enough, There's Flirtmoji

Four designers from California have developed sexy emoji, because the ones that come on your iPhone are clearly not nearly explicit enough. They’re called Flirtmoji, or “emoji you copy, paste and send to lovers.” The provocative designs are not for the faint of heart, or for people offended by cartoonish images depicting sexual acts. Flirtmoji …