Paying for porn should be the post-pandemic ‘new normal’

[ad_1] The coronavirus pandemic has seemingly put the world on hold — including porn productions. While the Free Speech Coalition has released preliminary safety guidelines for shoots to restart, they said in their blog post it still may not be safe. Conversely, while producers can’t make porn, viewers are watching it in droves: has spiked…

OKCupid adds Black Lives Matter badge and profile questions about racial inequality

[ad_1] On Thursday, OKCupid announced that it’s rolling out a #BlackLivesMatter badge in a dozen countries. Users can obtain the badge by answering yes to the question, “Do you want to support the #BlackLivesMatter movement by adding a badge to your profile?” Since badges won’t actually do anything to solve racism, OKCupid has also donated…

7 people describe what they keep in their ‘spank bank’

[ad_1] May is National Masturbation Month, and we’re celebrating with Feeling Yourself, a series exploring the finer points of self-pleasure. The earliest definition of is from March 2003. The entry refers to it as “SpankBank” as if it were a Bank of America competitor, and defines it as “the collection of images, thoughts, dreams, and desires…

Hinge rolls out in-app video calls and reveals how users really feel about quarantine dating

[ad_1] Today the dating app Hinge launches Hinge Labs, the first dating app research program backed by behavioral data and not solely on surveys.  Their first project is bringing video capabilities to the app — something already familiar to daters during the coronavirus pandemic. The app itself is now testing in-app video calls and select…