porn

Internet

Pornhub Is Still Working With a Company Sued for Manipulating Women Into Porn

Pornhub is still hosting and profiting from Girls Do Porn, a company that's being sued by 22 women.
Samantha Cole
8.13.19
porn

Inside a Porno Bootcamp for Amateur Studs

Unlike a female casting couch, Vancouver porn star and producer Samantha Mack's bootcamp is actually valuable and gives amateurs a (literal) hand in going pro.
Laura Bell
8.9.19
sex and relationships

Your Star Sign Apparently Affects What Kind of Porn You Like

There's a zodiac filter on YouPorn now, which matches you to porn stars based on your birthday, so we gave it a go.
Daisy Jones
8.9.19
Sex

How Pornhub Enables Doxing and Harassment

Pornhub is hosting videos that have been viewed hundreds of millions of times. The women in them say they thought the videos would never reach the internet, and that being doxed has ruined their lives.
Samantha Cole
Emanuel Maiberg
7.17.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Porn and Netflix Could Each Be Generating as Much CO2 as Bangladesh

Video files might be immaterial, but it takes a lot of power to get them to your phone.
Gavin Butler
7.16.19
LGBTQ

We Asked Queer Indians How They First Learned About Sex

Porn, trial-and-error, Sidney Sheldon—LGBTQ+ youth tell us about their initiation into the world of sex and sexuality in a country where sex ed is either super-hetero or missing altogether.
Pallavi Pundir
7.13.19
porn

The Problem With 'Porn for Women'

Sites like Bellesa, ForHerTube and categories like Pornhub's 'popular with women' feature a soft porn experience, but generalizing too much about what women want puts their sexuality in a box.
Sofia Barrett-Ibarria
7.1.19
sex education

These Sex Educators Want to Teach Schoolkids About Porn

You might know that a porn film is a performance, but your younger sibling probably doesn't.
Almaz Ohene
6.30.19
porn

'Girls Do Porn' Goes to Trial Over Allegations Women Were Tricked Into Videos

Twenty-two women are suing the adult film company for fraud, coercion, and misrepresentation.
Samantha Cole
6.28.19
tech

A Redditor Archived Nearly 2 Million Gigabytes of Porn to Test Amazon’s ‘Unlimited’ Cloud Storage

1.8 petabytes of porn is roughly 293 years of smut. Better start watching.
Samantha Cole
6.25.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Hong Kong Porn Sites Shut Down to Encourage More People to Join the Protests

One site urged users to attend the “life or death” protests instead of “jerking off at home”.
Gavin Butler
6.18.19
programming

DIY Facial Recognition for Porn Is a Dystopian Disaster

Someone is making dubious claims to have built a program for detecting faces in porn and cross-referencing against social media, with 100,000 identified so far.
Samantha Cole
5.30.19
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