Playboy Deletes Facebook Pages Citing Both Election Meddling and Sexual Repression

When Playboy was founded in 1953, conservatives were up in arms about the way that it contradicted traditional values. But how times have changed. Playboy has become the latest brand to delete its Facebook pages, claiming that Facebook is both “sexually repressive” and contradicts Playboy’s values. Read More >>

Playboy’s First Nudity-Free Issue Targets Teens With a Snapchat Selfie

This is Sarah McDaniel, a 20-year-old Instagram celebrity. She’s on the cover of the newly nudity-free Playboy magazine, striking a very millennial pose. Notice anything odd about her eyes, though? Read More >>

Playboy Drops Nudes, Because Guys No Longer Jack Off to Magazines

In a massive but necessary move, Playboy has revealed it will stop publishing naked pictures of women. It's a blow to pervy old men, but not a huge one. After all, it's now easier than ever to lay your hands on dirty content. Read More >>

Behind the Scenes Pictures of a NSFW Playboy Photoshoot are so Awkward (NSFW)

NSFW. This is NSFW guys. If you don't want to see body parts typical of a Playboy photo shoot, do not click. Anyway. NSFW. Here's a collection of images from photographer Patrick Van Dam's book Playboy Behind The Scenes. It shows how those iconic centerfold sausages are made and how hilariously awkward and unsexy it can be behind the scenes of a Playboy shoot. Read More >>

iOS Playboy App Filters Out Porn in Favour of the Features

If you only read Playboy magazine "for the articles" the new iOS app is the way to go, with Apple approving of the silicon empire's latest offering thanks to it removing all nudity and only seriving up the features about cars, watches, expensive tennis racquets and this season's must-have merino wool sweaters. Read More >>

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Finally, a Proper Use For AR — Porn

Men's "entertainment" magazine Playboy is trialing augmented reality features using popular AR tool Layar to handle the embedded business, with silicone enthusiasts now able to engage with their tawdry purchase better than ever. Read More >>

Playboy Gets a £100,000-Slap Across the Face From Ofcom

Looks like Playboy's been a naughty bunny. Ofcom's fined the smut-peddlers for doing what they do best, all while not protecting the kids well enough. Apparently anyone could gob an eyeful of hardcore with a just few clicks, no credit card required. Read More >>

World’s Most Expensive Cocktail Served at London Playboy Club

Mixologist and cocktail connoisseur, Salvatore Calabrese, has just created the world's most expensive tipple, clocking in at colossal £5,500 per glass. That's the equivalent of 1571 average-priced pints down your local boozer! Anyway, the drink, which includes ingredients that date back to before the French Revolution, was served at the London Playboy Club just this week. Read More >>

1996: The Internet, According to Playboy

In the 1990s, the Internet was everything new. It was going to revolutionise the world around us, and you couldn't step outside without someone babbling on about this new-fangled "electronic mail". Arguably, the internet did change our lives, but certainly not in the way Playboy envisioned. Read More >>

How a Playboy Playmate Helped Make the Internet Beautiful

Contrary to what you might think, this photo was not snapped over the weekend using Instagram's Valencia filter. It's known as Lenna and as Motherboard points out, it's one of the oldest, most widely used test picture used for all kinds of image processing algorithms. Read More >>

These Should Be the Real Logos Of Nokia, Starbucks, Playboy and Apple

I love the alternate-reality logo work by svenska designern Viktor Hertz. After his first series, he's back with a new batch of Honest Logos, even better than the first. My favorites: Nokia, Starbucks and Dunkin' Donuts. [Flickr via Bored Panda] Read More >>

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Let a Playboy Playmate Call You Ugly via iPhone

Are you in the mood to have your face judged by a somewhat-busted Playboy playmate? Would you like to do so without having to find and approach her? Perfect! The Rating Game lets you do just that. This sounds fun! Read More >>