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Can AI Sex Toys Really Learn What We Like?

The fantasy of a high tech lover who anticipates your needs before you’re aware of them is still a long way off.
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11.20.18
The Internet Is For Porn

Sexy Snapchatters Aren’t Thrilled With Its IPO

People who sell pornographic photos and videos on Snapchat are worried about a crackdown after the app's parent company went public.
Lux Alptraum
3.3.17
Sex

What Happens If the Trump Administration Goes After Porn?

Porn laws in the US are opaque, making them a perfect tool for official harassment by the likes of attorney general nominee Jeff Sessions.
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2.1.17
columns

To Save Sex Education Under Trump, Amaze.org Is Turning to New Media

The organization has taken a digital-first approach to providing America's youth with sex education that's not available in schools.
Lux Alptraum
1.23.17
Sex

Cracking Down on Backpage Adult Has Only Made Sex Workers’ Lives Harder

The government crackdown is a harsh blow for any sex worker who’d been reliant on new business from the website.
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1.13.17
Sex

DIY Abortions and 3D-Printed Specula Can't Replace Lost Reproductive Rights

Despite the GOP's war on women, there’s no safe, effective DIY substitute for an experienced and knowledgeable physician.
Lux Alptraum
12.20.16
Trump

Trump Could Be a Huge Turn Off for Sex Toy Lovers

Trump doesn't want to work with China. Unfortunately, that's where all the sex toys are made.
Lux Alptraum
12.14.16
Sex

Even in Trump’s America, We’ll Always Have the Rhythm Method

Too bad it’s very easy to mess up.
Lux Alptraum
12.6.16
Opinion

What Will the Trump Administration Do to Porn?

Despite Trump's personal past, his administration's stance on porn is an open question.
Lux Alptraum
11.21.16
Sex

This Innovative Vibrator Will Be the First Sex Toy on Kickstarter

Dame Products, a Brooklyn-based sex toy company, is releasing its second product, Fin, through Kickstarter.
Lux Alptraum
11.2.16
Sex

How Long Before We Can Build 'Westworld' Host Robots for Real?

Humanoid robots are increasingly lifelike but it'll be a while before they can hold conversations, bleed, and of course, fuck.
Lux Alptraum
11.2.16
Sex

Apple's Health App Now Tracks Sexual Activity, and That's a Big Opportunity

Apple's update to the Health app is actually a great step forward for sexual health tracking—and, hopefully, for the tech world’s attitude towards sex.
Lux Alptraum
10.23.16
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