Sex

OnlyFans bans explicit content

12:09 pm PDT • August 19, 2021

OnlyFans has announced that it will ban sexually explicit content starting in October. The platform was not built specifically for porn but that has grown to be its most popular…

OnlyFans bans explicit content

Want to spice up the bedroom without paying for pills or awkward visits to a sex therapist? A new app called Lover lets you take a sexual personality quiz, explore…

Tinder founder funds sex tips app Lover

In the future everyone will be naked for fifteen minutes. It’s with this novel thought in mind that I connect with a model named Nazanin who will walk me through…

Kiiroo launches an adventure in bi-directional teledildonics

Online sex market Backpage was seized in April following new regulation intended to stem human trafficking, but the results haven’t been entirely positive. This story of Indianapolis cops reverting to…

Indianapolis vice cop says SESTA/FOSTA closure of Backpage has ‘blinded’ investigators

Unbound is a self-described sextech webshop for rebellious women, and its founder, Polly Rodriguez, is a unique and fascinating representative for the site. In this Technotopia podcast I talk to…

Unbound’s Polly Rodriguez talks about the future of sexuality

Unbound, a sexual wellness startup for women, recently raised $2.7 million from Founders Fund, Slow Ventures, Arena Ventures, SoGal Ventures and others. Founded by Polly Rodriguez of Women of SexTech,…

Unbound raises $2.7 million for women’s sexual wellness

Sex education startup O.school recently raised $800,000 to help achieve its goal of offering easy access to sex-positive, inclusive and comprehensive education around sex and sexuality. Sex is one of…

Startup O.school raises $800,000 to improve sex education

Do you and your partner often do sex? Do you want to know how much sex you’re doing? And do you want to know how good it is and how…

Lovely is finally shipping the Fitbit for sexy times

Indiegogo is going a long way towards making crowdfunding sexy again. Whether you like sticking your private parts in things, or sticking things in your private parts, Indiegogo’s got your…

Indiegogo launches After Dark collection for saucy crowdfunding campaigns

According to a New York Times media report the venerable Playboy magazine will soon go nude-free. I quote: Mr. Hefner, now 89, but still listed as editor in chief, agreed.…

A New Media Market Makes Playboy Drop The Nudes

In a market filled with many, many, many sex toys, Crave stands out by making vibrators that are not only elegant and discreet, but also multifunctional. For example, Duet, the…

Crave’s Vesper Is A Vibrator That Hides In Plain Sight

I can’t recall the exact wording on the short-lived post that found its way into my personal feed on Secret, the anonymish sharing app, the other day. But the illustrative…

Are Secret’s Raging Hormones A Problem Or An Opportunity?

Long-distance is where it’s at for sex toy makers, and though OhMiBod was one of the first in the industry to deliver app-compatible vibrators, the implementation didn’t allow truly long-distance…

OhMiBod’s New Remote App Will Let You Pleasure Your Partner No Matter The Distance

Twitter wants brands to be able to target their ads effectively, otherwise why would you spend money to spray and pray your message to every single person on the network?…

Twitter Now Lets Its Self-Service Advertisers Access Advanced Campaign Tools, Target Based On Interests, Device Or Sex

We wrote about Vibease back in early September and I called it the long-distance relationship you’ve always wanted. Since, LovePalz (with his and her’s toys) has launched, along with quite…

Soft Core: Why Do Sex Toy Makers Have Such Horrible Videos?

Hey, how you doing? You’re really pretty in that dress and those shoes. Are those shoes new? No? Could have fooled me. Sit down a minute. I just want to…

MySecretLuxury Is A Concierge Service For Romance, Love, Potentially Sex

It’s on now. Matthew Inman at the The Oatmeal has hired a crackerjack lawyer, Venkat Balasubramani, who sent a long and detailed letter to FunnyJunk essentially saying that their mothers…

Cartoonist’s Lawyer Responds To FunnyJunk: The Oatmeal Will Not Cave

Sulake, the developers behind the children’s virtual world Habbo Hotel, is preparing to reopen its chatrooms once again after a week in which it was exposed for hosting inappropriate sexual…

Post Pedophile Scandal, Habbo Hotel Is Opening For Business Again

Do you like sex with other people? Do you like Android? While it is my opinion that those two questions are mutually exclusive, someone, somewhere matches those two criteria. Thankfully,…

Hardware

NSFW: The Evolution of the Vibrator

1:29 pm PST • January 2, 2010

“Vibration is Life,” read a print commercial from 1910 advertising a vibrator. This hot new technology became available at the turn of the century when household electricity swept through America.…

Hardware

Scientists study mental orgasms through MRIs

12:00 pm PST • December 20, 2009

Guest columnist Lydia Leavitt writes about sex and, oddly enough, social media. For more information on the latest intimate technology as well as the full interview with Kim Airs, check…

Hardware

So You Cheated. Now What?

10:30 am PST • December 6, 2009

Technology has made it easier than ever to get caught cheating. Tiger Woods may have been the latest to get caught with his text message and voicemail pants down but…

Hardware

Can New Forms of Media Distribution Save Porn?

11:40 pm PST • November 21, 2009

Porn is all about instant gratification. A business reliant on bringing its customers the goods fast, this industry has always had a history of being on the forefront of new…

Hardware

69adget's OhMiBod Freestyle Review

9:00 pm PDT • October 24, 2009

The OhMiBod Freestyle Vibrator lets you DJ your own orgasm – literally. The vibrator wirelessly connects with your iPod or iPhone and vibrates along with the beat. Perfect for those…

I’m leaving this image of kittens here for those who don’t want to see the images after the jump. However, this is a $44 Fleshlight (for putting your penis into)…

Hardware

Review: Tenga Flip Hole [NSFW]

11:58 am PDT • October 16, 2009

We at CrunchGear seem to have opened some sort of strange Pandora’s Box resulting in a number of offers to send us marital aids for review. First it was the…

Only a fool would pay for pornography on the Internet. It’s like, you don’t pay for air (or, more accurately, oxygen), do you? So why pay for porn? But if…

Hardware

Sexy robots could love you long time

9:02 am PDT • August 18, 2009

Ian Yeoman of the University of Wellington in New Zealand posits that we could soon be heading to charming resorts on the coast where we have rough sex with robotic…

I’m sure you’ve seen this ad online at some point in your Internet travels. It’s for the game Evony, an online Civilization clone that, while it doesn’t outright stink on…

Japan has a serious demographic problem. It’s already the world’s oldest society (22% of the population are 65 and older) and the birthrate stands at 1.34 (but a birthrate of…