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April Lampert Joins Hot Octopuss as Global Head of Sales
Feb 8, 2017 1:58 PM PSTNext-gen sex toy maker Hot Octopuss on Wednesday said it has tapped April Lampert as its new global head of sales.
OVO's Samantha Brown to Appear on 'Jenny McCarthy Show'
Feb 8, 2017 1:52 PM PSTSamantha Brown, brand ambassador for OVO Lifestyle Toys, will once again be appearing on SiriusXM’s “The Jenny McCarthy Show” tomorrow, Feb. 9.
SnapCentro Opens New Revenue Stream for Models
Feb 8, 2017 1:35 PM PSTSnapCentro, created by the operators behind the ModelCentro suite of products and services, provides users with a safe and easy way to monetize private SnapChat accounts.
Sasha Sean Returns to Adult, Performs 1st Anal Scene
Feb 8, 2017 12:10 PM PSTSasha Sean has announced that she is returning to the industry after a short hiatus and that she recently filmed her first anal scene for Naughty America.
Rutgers, Albert Einstein Medical Schools Launch Carrashield Study
Feb 8, 2017 11:49 AM PSTCarraShield Labs, Inc. reported today that Rutgers University New Jersey Medical School and Albert Einstein College of Medicine are performing a National Cancer Institute-funded study on blocking the transmission of the human papillomavirus (HPV) from person to person using Divine 9 personal lubricant.
SegPay Reports 24% Hike in Volume Growth in 2016
Feb 8, 2017 11:48 AM PSTSegPay reported today that it closed 2016 with a 24 percent growth in overall volume for the year.
Cindy Starfall Stars in 1st VR Bangers Scene
Feb 8, 2017 10:47 AM PSTCindy Starfall is featured in VR Bangers’ latest scene, “Asian Virgin,” which is now available.
Video: Pamela Anderson Strips Down for Coco de Mer
Feb 8, 2017 10:29 AM PSTSurrounded by champagne-colored silk sheets, lingerie and rose petals, former “Baywatch” star Pamela Anderson is seen writhing around and moaning in front of the camera in a new ad for the posh sex toy and lingerie label Coco de Mer.
GameLink Sponsors Best DVD Award at 2017 TEAs
Feb 8, 2017 10:06 AM PSTGameLink.com has announced it will sponsor the Best DVD award at the 2017 TEAs.
The Reclamation of Feminist Porn?
Feb 8, 2017 10:00 AM PSTOne of the most profound revolutions in adult entertainment was the introduction and increasing popularity of so-called “feminist porn” — a genre of erotica largely made by and for women.
Retailers Talk BDSM Shopping Trends
These days, BDSM is so mainstream that it is being depicted in everything from beer commercials to telenovelas. Floggers, paddles, ball gags and handcuffs were once considered the bad boys of adult retail;...
Specialty Manufacturers Talk Popularity of Handcrafted BDSM Gear
The proverbial cat is out of the bag for fetishes — and the dog, and the dragon, and a whole other slew of kink accessories that put blindfolds and handcuffs to shame. “Fifty Shades”...
Mainstreaming of BDSM Broadens Category, Consumer Reach
It’s been just more than 30 years since Kim Basinger and Mickey Rourke lit the silver screen on fire in “9 ½ Weeks” with the film’s underlying themes of BDSM. And more than...