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CES Revoked an Award for a Female Pleasure Device for Being 'Immoral'

The device was deemed “immoral, obscene, indecent, [or] profane” by CES.
Samantha Cole
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Why Are So Many Sex Toys Shaped Like Animals?

Who assumed women want to fuck dolphins?
Claire Lampen
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Here’s Why We Need More Open Source Software For Buttplugs

It’s a triumph of back-end engineering.
Corin Faife
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Look at This Beautiful Algorithmic Visualization of Vibrators

An algorithm we can fuck with.
Samantha Cole

A Sex Toy Lawsuit Highlights Privacy Concerns Around 'Smart' Dildos

The plaintiff claims that the We-Vibe sex toy collected all sorts of data without her knowledge.
Joseph Cox

The Vibrator of the Future Won’t Vibrate

What’s the best way to make a woman orgasm? Maybe not a vibe.
Lux Alptraum

Here’s a Pretty Convincing Darth Vader Made Out of Sex Toys

Meet Darth Vibrader.
Rachel Pick
Motherboard Blog

Remote-Controlled Wearable Sex Toys Are Coming to Lingerie Near You

Hey, it's more fun than a fitness monitor. As long as you're in Bluetooth range.
Victoria Turk
Motherboard Blog

The Shape of Sex Toys to Come

When will we reach dildo UI nirvana?
Jacqui Cheng
Motherboard Blog

How Futuristic is Modern Sex?

Nearly forty years ago American futurist writer Robert Anton Wilson penned an essay, The Future of Sex: Cybernetics, Bio-Feedback, Neurology and Plenty of Old Fashioned Dickie Dunkin’ outlining his predictions for human sexuality in the coming...
Kelly Bourdet
Motherboard Blog

Vibrators Cured Hysteria But We Are Still Hysterical

Our ideas about gender, race, and countless other unconsciously held beliefs affect the way we frame diseases and disorders. But sometimes they create those diseases too. In 1859, it was believed that a quarter of women suffered from hysteria. Many...
Kelly Bourdet