CES 2020: Every Sex Tech Company at CES This Year

This time last year CES was shrouded in controversy after sex tech company Lora DiCarlo won an innovation award for its Osé personal massager - an award which was subsequently revoked by the Consumer Technology Association. Read More >>

Buttplug Hacker Talks Security, Consent, and Why He Hacked a Buttplug

Voting machines weren’t the only thing getting penetrated at DEF CON this year. Read More >>

CES is Clearly Still a Bunch of Puritans

The Consumer Technology Association (CTA), the organisation behind CES, doesn’t exactly have an admirable reputation when it comes to its treatment of women and products designed for women, specifically sexually-oriented ones. It appears the organisation is attempting to cover its arse when it comes to this reputation, but it is doing so in a way that is breathtakingly backward. Read More >>

Teledildonics Startups Are Pumped This Patent Is Dead

“Our sex lives are about to get very interesting!” Maxine Lynn, an intellectual property attorney in the sex-tech space, tells me. The reason for her enthusiasm? A patent—or, rather, the absence of a patent, one that many say has stifled innovation in the sex toy industry for two decades. Read More >>

Bag of Sex Toys Incites Panic at Berlin Airport, Bomb Squad Called and Terminal Shut Down

Authorities partially closed Schönefeld Airport in Berlin on Tuesday after they confused a bag of sex toys for a bomb. Read More >>

Pornhub Is Making Smart Sex Toys That Sync With Porn and, Strangely, Look Like Power Tools

As the biggest porn site on the internet, Pornhub already dominates the landscape when it comes to what people get off to. Now the company is also making a push to control how people get off, with a new line of interactive sex toys that sync with Pornhub videos. Read More >>

Smart Sex Toy Maker Agrees to Pay Customers £8.2K Each For Violating Privacy

Smart sex toys have a single core idea: take one of the most personal and private parts of a someone’s life and hook it up to a network designed for blasting information out for all the world to see. Back in August, it came to light that one wired-up Canadian dildo maker had violated its user’s privacy and now it has to pay up, big time. Read More >>

Dildos Are Safer Than Dolls, Says Swedish Study

The Swedish Chemicals Agency (SCA) has found that more children's toys than sex toys contain banned chemicals. Their research showed that while just 2% of the imported sex toys studied contained dodgy substances, the figure for children's toys was much higher at 15%. Read More >>

Smart Sex Toy Maker Sued for Sneakily Collecting ‘Intimate’ Data

When it comes to gadgets, few bonds are more sacred than the one shared by a sex toy and its user. Sadly, one woman claims her smartphone-connected vibrator betrayed that love, sending (extremely) personal data to Canadian dildo maker Standard Innovation. Read More >>

The Most Cringeworthy Liquid Nitrogen Destruction Video You’ll Ever See

We’ve seen everything from jelly to raw eggs get completely destroyed after being frozen with liquid nitrogen. But nothing comes close to being as cringeworthy to watch as Brent Rose takes a baseball bat to a 15-inch silicone dildo turned into a frozen rock. Despite some interesting science at work here, some of you might want to look away. [YouTube] Read More >>

Poundland is Selling Sex Toys, and Guess How Much For

Poundland has apparently been found selling vibrators within its eclectic aisles, offering something known as the Bullet for its usual RRP of just £1. You could buy 50 of them and make a lovely vibrating foot rest. Read More >>

Autoblow2 Creator Brian Sloan Is Now Crowdfunding a Massive Masturbation Sleeve

The designer of the somewhat terrifying robotic masturbator, the Autoblow, is running a new Indiegogo crowdfunding project to make a 3-orifice-in-one masturbation toy for men. It looks like it will be...awkward to use. Read More >>

Rotating Rampant Rabbit for £20 is Your “Skinflint Sexytime” Deal of the Day

The summer sun is starting to fade and those lonely winter nights are sitting just around the corner. If you haven't got someone to snuggle up to (or just fancy turning up the Kink-o-Meter to "Fifty Shades of Battery Powered Action" with your significant other), then today's top deal has your name splattered all over it. Read More >>

Vibrators Don’t Have to Look Like Giant Dicks Anymore

A vibrator’s basic job is really quite simple, so long as you’re using it as a sex toy instead of unclenching a charley horse or working out some lower back pain. Vibrators are supposed to rapidly stimulate sexually sensitive sensory neurons. That’s it. They could look like anything. But until recently, they often looked like a garish dick. Read More >>