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Instructionals: The Rise of Educational & Instructional Sex Videos

Instructionals: The Rise of Educational & Instructional Sex Videos
Porn stud Ramon Nomar is passionately reaming female performer Dana DeArmond’s anus. Derrick Pierce has Skin Diamond tied up — literally — and right where he wants her, before telling her exactly what he wants her to do during their kinky, sweaty roll upon the sheets. Yes, they&rs... More »

Mounting Breaches: Are You Paying Enough Attention to Internet Security?

Mounting Breaches: Are You Paying Enough Attention to Internet Security?
For those of you who haven’t been paying attention to the news, there is an epidemic in the online world and it’s getting worse. Last month JPMorgan Chase announced that 76 million households were affected by a recent security breach in which many individuals had their personal informati... More »

Head of the Class: Promoting and Encouraging Sexual Health

Head of the Class: Promoting and Encouraging Sexual Health
It wasn’t that long ago, recalls Mark Foreman, when sex toy consumers preferred not to have a conversation or ask questions when shopping. But this isn’t your father’s sex shop anymore. “In today’s information age, retail consumers are more empowered and informed,&rdqu... More »

Pleasure Products Manufacturers Bring Sex Education Into Focus

Pleasure Products Manufacturers Bring Sex Education Into Focus
What role does sex education and concern for sexual health play in the manufacture and marketing of pleasure products? What value can be placed on the input of sex educators and experts? We contacted representatives of some high-profile novelty industry players and asked for their assessment. First... More »

The Dynamic Live Sex Chat Biz

The Dynamic Live Sex Chat Biz
You can have the best, most qualified traffic money can buy or search engine relevance can drive to your site, but if your content isn’t above par, you can forget about converting it to sales. No, we’ll not get into the size or resolution of images or the quality of prerecorded video he... More »

Sexpert Touch: Sex Experts Shape the Sexual Health Conversation

Sexpert Touch: Sex Experts Shape the Sexual Health Conversation
It doesn’t take a brain surgeon or rocket scientist to know what a “sexpert” is. As the name literally screams out, they’re experts on sex. Advisors. Consultants. Educators. And, in some cases, therapists. They help people who have issues in the bedroom: everything from a wom... More »

Legal Reality: DMCA Takedown Notices, Requirements

Legal Reality: DMCA Takedown Notices, Requirements
Recently I have received a lot of requests from our readers regarding the requirements for a proper DMCA takedown notice. For those not familiar with a DMCA (Digital Millennium Copyright Act) takedown notice, it is a communication that is sent to an online service provider (OSP) by a party that owns... More »

Vegas Baby! Hot House Looks Forward to a New Era by the Strip

Vegas Baby! Hot House Looks Forward to a New Era by the Strip
While Christian Owen knew that a change was coming for Hot House Entertainment earlier this year, he wasn’t sure exactly when and what. One thing became certain: The building that housed the company’s 6,000-square foot studio was going to be torn down. “We had a lot of things that... More »

Someday Never Comes

Someday Never Comes
Editor’s note: The following missive is not my typically technical fare, but a hopefully inspirational cautionary tale of the inevitable future. Bear with me, for as embroiled actor and pro pudding peddler Bill Cosby used to say at the opening of his old televised cartoon series “Fat Alb... More »

Boys Will Be Boys (And Sometimes Girls, Too)

Boys Will Be Boys (And Sometimes Girls, Too)
While the question of online ad legitimacy and user profile verity or “enhancement” is not new, I found an interesting perspective on the topic in a recent article at Vice.com: “Things You Learn Designing Porn Banners For A Living,” which interviews a young Jewish girl named ... More »

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