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A Man’s World: Male Sex Toy Sales Continue Upward Trajectory

A Man’s World: Male Sex Toy Sales Continue Upward Trajectory
For many years, the very idea of a “male sex toy” was regarded by most people as something of a joke. The term brought to mind images of cheap, rubberized blowup dolls and their ludicrous puckered mouths, or clumsy penis pumps that looked more like medieval torture devices than something... More »

Viewing Rights - The Constitutional Right to View Erotic Material

Viewing Rights - The Constitutional Right to View Erotic Material
What are your constitutional rights when it comes to viewing pornographic, violent or controversial material in your own home? This is a question we frequently address as First Amendment attorneys, and on which there is still some confusion in the minds of consumers.  Is there a right to view o... More »

Et Tu, Google? (Redux Version)

Et Tu, Google? (Redux Version)
Almost exactly a year ago, this column took up the subject of Google Glass, and more specifically, Google’s decision to establish content and development policies that prohibited the creation of sexually explicit apps for Google’s new wearable hardware. I also noted that as a search engi... More »

Sexual Enhancement Products and Shifting Consumer Attitudes

Sexual Enhancement Products and Shifting Consumer Attitudes
Over the history of the sexual enhancement products market, there have been two constants on which you can rely: strong sales and outrageous marketing claims. Whether the miracle promised by the manufacturers of items like penis enlargement pills was manifest or implied in its marketing claims, comp... More »

Risks: A Combative Stance

Risks: A Combative Stance
Taking a positive stance is a great coping mechanism that can keep you on track and moving forward. However, competition within the online adult entertainment industry is simmering past the boiling point and combining with forces beyond a website owner’s control — such as unexpected regu... More »

Slippery Business: Lubes Continue to put Consumers in the Mood

Slippery Business: Lubes Continue to put Consumers in the Mood
Lube that helps people makes babies? Is it true?! Paradise Marketing CEO Dennis Paradise says it’s right around the corner with exciting new product Astroglide TTC. “Though its FDA certification process is almost complete, it’s already sent the industry buzzing as it’s one o... More »

Legal Reality: Net Neutrality Update

Legal Reality: Net Neutrality Update
Earlier this year, in my article entitled “Warning! Net Neutrality Terminated! This Is Not A Test,“ I discussed how a recent federal court ruling has set the stage for potentially unprecedented regulatory changes that might well spell the end of the Internet as we know it. Specifically, ... More »

For Luxury Toys Technology is the Name of the Game

For Luxury Toys Technology is the Name of the Game
When it comes to luxury pleasure products, scoring is addictive — and it’s not just in the bedroom. “We are seeing a massive surge in men purchasing female-centric sex toys like Soraya and GIGI2 ahead of the World Cup,” said LELO Global Marketing Manager Steve Thomson just a... More »

Pleasure Products: Beyond Pleasuredome

Pleasure Products: Beyond Pleasuredome
Virtually every day, Bob Wolf receives an email proposal from a factory asking about going into production on high-end, organic looking silicone toys. But it’s a trend Synergy Erotic will steer clear of. “For the time being, it looks like the high-end ‘luxury’ items — ... More »

ASACP: Eyes Wide Shut

ASACP: Eyes Wide Shut
The game is afoot people — are you sitting comfortably? Then we’ll begin — I hope you have been paying attention to the highly significant proposals that are being brought forward to both how the Internet is delivered and who it is controlled by. These changes have the potential to... More »

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