Jan 24, 2016

Adult entertainment turning to virtual reality to ensure its future

Just ask Anna Lee: Woody Allen’s Orgasmatron, his futuristic vision of self-initiated sex from the 1973 movie “Sleeper,” has finally become a reality — virtual reality, that is. Lee, president of Holofilm Productions of Vancouver, British Columbia, stood on the exhibition floor of the ...

Jan 20, 2016

Penthouse halts print edition after 50 years, goes digital

Adult magazine Penthouse will end its print edition after 50 years, becoming the latest publication to go exclusively digital. Parent company FriendFinder Networks Inc. said the magazine will henceforth be released in online-only format, and that subscriptions would be converted to digital. “This will ...

Jan 4, 2016

Apple hikes iPhone prices in Germany over music, pornography levy

Apple has raised the prices for handheld devices in Germany following a deal between the tech industry and content producers that will benefit musicians, actors and pornographic filmmakers. The California-based company confirmed in a statement Sunday to The Associated Press that the price increase ...

Nov 12, 2015

Spanish police detain woman who sold naked pictures of daughters

Spanish police have arrested a 41-year-old woman who for years sold naked images of her three underage daughters over the Internet. Police began their investigation in September after her oldest daughter, aged 15, and her former partner filed a complaint at a police station ...

Oct 15, 2015

Hyatt hotels banning on-demand porn movies in hotel rooms

Hyatt Hotels will no longer offer on-demand pornographic movies in its rooms, the company said Wednesday. “This content will not be introduced to any new Hyatt hotels, and it will be discontinued or phased out at all hotels,” the company said in a statement. ...

Oct 13, 2015

Playboy Magazine scraps nude photographs of women

Now readers of Playboy, the glossy men’s magazine known for its nude foldouts, can honestly say they are buying the magazine for its articles. Playboy will no longer publish nude photographs of women, the New York Times reported on Monday in an article quoting ...

Aug 3, 2015

India orders clampdown on Internet porn, sparks censorship debate

India has blocked hundreds of adult websites to prevent pornography becoming a social nuisance, a government official said Monday, sparking a debate about censorship and freedom in the world’s largest democracy. In India’s first big crackdown on Internet porn, service providers have been directed ...

Jul 19, 2015

Five detained over China Uniqlo sex tape: report

Chinese police have detained five people including a young couple over a sex tape shot in a Beijing clothing store that went viral in China, media reports said Sunday. Those detained include the couple suspected of shooting the video — showing a mostly clothed ...