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  • Watch: What would life be like, if there was no porn at all March 25, 2015

    Porn is filled with so many unrealistic scenarios and situations. A mechanic, or a cable guy, or a pizza delivery boy just being at the right place, at the right time. And that never happens, no matter what your profession is.This kind of thing has been overused in porn so...
  • Microsoft buys Microsoft.porn, Office.porn, Office.adult domain names March 24, 2015

    New York: The singer Taylor Swift, Microsoft Corp. and Harvard University are among those buying up .porn and .adult Web suffixes as a pre-emptive move before those domain names become available this summer. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, or ICANN, is making Internet address suffixes beyond the...
  • Twitter changes usage rules; strictly prohibits posting revenge porn on site March 12, 2015

    New Delhi: Twitter has changed its usage rules to better address the grave concern of revenge porn posted on its site. The microblogging site now clearly warns against posting of revenge porn or other non-consensual, intimate photos on its platform. On its Twitter Rules page, the site tells users that images...
  • National Cyber Safety and Security Standards is ready to help government block porn sites March 7, 2015

    Tamil Nadu: The National Cyber Safety and Security Standards is ready with the 'schematics' that would help government block all porn websites which are mainly responsible for crimes against women, Dr S Amarprasad Reddy, Additional Director General, NCSSS, on Saturday said. There were three crore porn websites and recently the Supreme...
  • Google re-allows porn on Blogger February 28, 2015

    Bengaluru: Google has abandoned its plan to ban adult content on its blogging site Blogger after receiving negative feedback from users. Google will instead "step up enforcement" of its existing policy prohibiting commercial porn, Jessica Pelegio, the company's social product support manager, wrote on Google Product Forums on Friday. Bloggers can continue...
  • Tumblr adds 'torrent' word to the site's adult filter; hides related posts on site February 23, 2015

    New Delhi: Tumblr has added the word 'torrent' to its adult filter, thereby hiding all related posts from public view so that people don't stumble upon 'offensive' content on the blogging site. Tumblr users who search for posts with 'torrent' word will not get any results even if there are...
  • 'Fifty Shades of Grey' goes global, but film too hot for some countries February 14, 2015

    The steamy novel 'Fifty Shades of Grey' is a global phenomenon, but fans in China and other countries will not be able to see the movie version in theaters even though the sex scenes have has been toned down for the big screen. The film adaptation opened this week in 57...
  • US Federal Trade Commission settles case against 'revenge porn' site operator January 30, 2015

    Washington: The Federal Trade Commission has settled a case against a man accused of operating a "revenge porn" website, which posted nude pictures of women without their consent. The FTC says Craig Brittain of Colorado Springs, Colorado, ran the website isanybodydown.com, which is no longer operational. The site included the woman's...
  • Over 3 million pornographic files deleted from Internet in China January 11, 2015

    Beijing: Over 10,000 websites or pages were shut down and three million pornographic files were deleted from internet in China last year as part of a drive to "clean" the country's online space. Zhou Huilin, Vice Director of the National Anti- Pornography and Anti-Illegal Publications Office, yesterday said in an interview...
  • Sex protest outside UK Parliament over porn 'censorship' December 13, 2014

    London: Campaigners in favour of hardcore pornography staged an unusual protest outside the British Parliament against new rules banning a series of extreme sex acts from online videos. They were protesting an amendment to the Communications Act requiring video-on-demand online pornography to follow tougher rules, already laid out by the...
  • China's Baidu, Tencent to be fined for spreading porn: Report December 3, 2014

    Beijing: China's ministry of culture said it would fine 11 Internet companies including Tencent Holdings and Baidu for spreading pornography and violence, state news agency Xinhua said on Tuesday. China launched an anti-pornography campaign in April as part of wider efforts to "clean up" the Internet. The move has coincided with...
  • World's first drone-filmed porn video goes viral November 11, 2014

    New York: The world's first drone-filmed pornographic video has gone viral on social media even though its creators say that it was more of an art project. The three-minute video consists of a fast-flying drone panning over a variety of beautiful landscapes, mountain vistas and majestic beaches as bare bodies are...
  • Why promote porn stars when talented actors are waiting for opportunities to prove their potential?: Soni Singh on Shanti Dynamite entering 'Bigg Boss 8' October 27, 2014

    Are the makers of 'Bigg Boss', in an attempt to get huge TRPs, ignoring the potential harms of roping in porn star Shanti Dynamite as the second wild card entry of this season? Will the critics chide the makers for using Shanti to grab everyone's attention? These issues, which are...
  • Convicted murderer sues Connecticut state over ban on pornography in prison as it violates his constitutional rights! October 21, 2014

    Hartford, Conn.: A convicted murderer sentenced to more than a half-century behind bars is suing the state of Connecticut, saying its ban on pornography in prison violates his constitutional rights. Dwight Pink Jr., 44, says in the lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court in July that guards have used the policy...
  • Boodigo: Former Google employees launch a porn search engine September 23, 2014

    Los Angeles: It's not every day that a new search engine takes its place on the Internet, much less one specialising in pornography as is the case with Boodigo, a tool developed by former Google employees who plan to make it the portal for the adult entertainment industry on the...
  • Laws must be faster than technology, says SC as Centre says it can't block 4 cr porn websites in India August 29, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has expressed concern as the government has informed it that it cannot block 4 crore porn websites operating in India. The government has told the apex court that they cannot direct Internet service providers to block these websites. The government has told the court that efforts...
  • Woman sues Facebook for $123 million over 'revenge porn' images July 31, 2014

    New York: A woman in the US has filed a $123 million case against social networking site Facebook for not deleting 'revenge porn' images uploaded by her old friend. According to the lawsuit, Facebook ignored repeated requests from Texasbased Meryem Ali to remove lewd images purported to be of her, uploaded...
  • US woman sues Facebook over 'revenge porn' images July 31, 2014

    New York: A woman in the US has filed a $123 million case against social networking site Facebook for not deleting "revenge porn" images uploaded by her old friend. According to the lawsuit, Facebook ignored repeated requests from Texasbased Meryem Ali to remove lewd images purported to be of her, uploaded...
  • Teenager faces jail, lifetime stigma for selfie porn July 19, 2014

    Washington: A teenager in Virginia faces four months in jail and a lifetime on a sex offender's list for texting videos of his erect penis to his girlfriend, his lawyer said Friday. The 17yearold from the Washington suburb of Manassas is accused by police of "manufacturing and distributing child pornography" ...
  • Porn addiction akin to drug addiction: Study July 13, 2014

    London: Porn addiction triggers the same brain activity in people as triggered in drug addicts, according to a new Cambridge study. Pornography triggers brain activity in people with compulsive sexual behaviour known commonly as sex addiction similar to that triggered by drugs in the brains of drug addicts, researchers...
  • This golden Labrador can sniff out pornographic material and is helping the police smoke out paedophiles July 11, 2014

    A golden Labrador with the Rhode Island internet crimes against children task force in the US has a perfect nose for computer hardware that can help against rising cases of child pornography. Named Thoreau, the dog has already helped cops arrest a suspect who had stashed a thumb drive filled with...
  • The more Internet porn you watch, the more narcissistic you become July 3, 2014

    New York: Watching porn is what narcissists love to do the most, a new study has found, adding that the more Internet porn people watch, the more narcissistic they tend to be. Earlier research shows that the more control narcissists have over sex, the more gratifying the experience tends to be. "The...
  • Watching porn is what narcissists love to do the most, new study finds July 2, 2014

    New York: Watching porn is what narcissists love to do the most, a new study has found, adding that the more internet porn people watch, the more narcissistic they tend to be. Earlier research shows that the more control narcissists have over sex, the more gratifying the experience tends to be. "The...
  • Sunny Leone to host MTV's 'Splitsvilla' June 6, 2014

    Former porn star Sunny Leone will be seen hosting the 7th season of MTV's popular reality show 'Splitsvilla'. ...
  • A hot pizza delivery guy who wants to be paid in...Sodexo? This hilarious video busts the worst Indian porn stereotypes May 30, 2014

    Every cliche that you can imagine about the porn industry is getting busted in this video. The pizza delivery boy who does not get the drift when a housewife says she does not have cash but can pay him in other ways. The guy picking up a girl on the...
  • Does porn cause men's brains to shrink? May 30, 2014

    Washington: Researchers found less gray matter in the brains of men who watched large amounts of sexually explicit material, according to a new study. The research, which appeared Wednesday in the journal JAMA Psychiatry, could not determine if porn actually caused the brain to shrink however, and the authors called for...
  • Porn star Shanti Dynamite to make her Bollywood debut with 'Kamasutra' director Rupesh Paul's 'Savita Barbie' May 23, 2014

    Sunny Leone has clearly been a trendsetter of sorts for her colleagues in the adult entertainment profession. Shanti Dynamite, a household (excuse the pun) name in the porn industry will now make her debut in director Rupesh Paul's 'Savita Barbie'. According to media reports, Paul has said his next film will...
  • This may come as a shock. Watching porn may not be good for your marriage, study finds May 12, 2014

    New York: Watching porn may be detrimental for your married life as this leads to people accepting extramarital affairs as a "normal and rewarding" thing leading to divorce. According to a study, the more a person watches porn, the more likely he/she is in a state of accepting extramarital affairs. "If...
  • Blocking porn websites in India not possible, would cause greater harm: Centre to SC May 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Blocking all websites with pornographic content in the country is not possible and it would cause more harm as literary content containing such words would also not be available for public on Internet, the Centre today told the Supreme Court. Appearing before a bench headed by Justice B...