future sex

Sex

Where Are Our Next Generation Condoms?

Three years since the Gates Foundation handed out $100,000 each to several projects, progress has been slow, but steady.
Meredith Rutland Bauer
11.28.16
Sex

Real-Life ‘Love Potions’ Are Coming, But Are they Ethical?

In the future, our relationships will be neuro-enhanced.
Erene Stergiopoulos
6.29.16
Sex

​Your Dildos Will Be Hacked

It turns out that the boner-killing power of smartphones isn’t the only reason to be wary of internet-enabled vibrators.
Lux Alptraum
5.6.16
Sex

How Did Cyberpunk Porn Mag ‘Future Sex’ Ever Exist?

In the early 90s, a team of San Francisco-based writers, futurists, and pornographers created a hybrid between Wired and Hustler.
Lux Alptraum
3.25.16
Features

Sex Ed in VR Can Prepare Young Women for Actual Sex

If unfurling a dummy digital condom could prevent even a few sexual mishaps, could VR be the answer to poor sex education we’ve been looking for?
Cecilia D’Anastasio
11.26.15
Music

What Real Sex Music Sounds Like

"Let's Get it On" it ain't.
Brian Merchant
10.27.15
Terraform

These Were the Transitional Years

There were cells on both sides, stacked fourteen high. Every cell was the same. In number 509 lived Marvin and his sluts.
Zak Smith
9.10.15
Sex

The Sex Workers' Guide to Bitcoin

Why sex workers must suddenly become fluent in bitcoin.
Clinton Nguyen
7.6.15
Sex

This Open Source Digital Condom Will Literally Shock You

It mildly electrocutes the wearer to deliver a pleasurable sensation. It's called, somewhat horrifically, the Electric Eel.
Meghan Neal
2.21.14
Motherboard Blog

The Robot That Makes Virtual Sex Feel Real

A sex toy company has built a contraption that uses the Oculus Rift to make robot-assisted virtual sex a reality. We tried it out.
Brian Merchant
2.14.14
Motherboard Blog

Sexy Avatars Are Making Women Objectify Themselves in Real Life

Compare that to mediums like film and TV, where the female roles have evolved over the years into fully developed, three-dimensional characters.
Meghan Neal
10.10.13
Motherboard Blog

RECENT HISTORY: The Week the iPhone Found a Diplomatic Solution

Motherboard's week that was: future sex toys, the Syrian weapons crisis as an acid dream, sleep paralysis
MOTHERBOARD STAFF
9.16.13
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