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Moral Panic Over Deepfakes Renewed

As the ‘face swapping’ technology behind deepfakes continues to rapidly improve, it seems as though the media moral panic over the use of it in fake porn is being renewed. Two major media reports this week asked – ‘Are deepfakes the new revenge porn?’. Feminist minded culture magazine VOX published an interesting if very one-sided… Read more »

Twitter & Reddit Ban Deepfake Porn

A major backlash against the AI generated celebrity fake porn termed ‘deepfakes’ is now well underway, with the major hub of the community on Reddit now banned, as well as all deepfake porn on Twitter. The argument against deepfake porn is mainly that it is non-consensual; ‘digital rape’ as some extreme feminists have termed it.… Read more »

Sony Smartphone Takes 3D Clone Snaps

Sony has revealed new smartphones that can create detailed 3D scans of almost any object using the phone’s camera. The company said the innovation was possible thanks to the power of the processor in its latest handsets. It unveiled a series of new devices at the Ifa technology show in Berlin. http://www.bbc.com/news/av/technology-41111442/sony-phone-app-takes-3d-clone-snaps It goes without… Read more »

Radical Feminists Demand Curbs On VR Porn

And so it begins. Probably several years before VR porn even approaches mainstream, a group of radical feminist academics at a British university in Newcastle have published a paper warning of the dangers of the new erotic frontier. Predictably, the headline grabbing thesis of the paper – that vr porn will raise new issues of… Read more »

VR Porn and Moral Panics

Just as we can be sure that the emerging sex technologies will create novel erotic possibilities, we can be certain that new ethical boundaries will follow with them. The question is whether these new ethical and legal rules will be based upon calm reflection or moral hysteria. The history of the internet suggests the latter.… Read more »

Adult Cam Site Uses Facial Recognition Software to Help You Find Lookalike of Your Crush

An adult webcam site – MegaCams – is offering visitors the use of facial recognition software to find a camgirl out of it’s huge database of performers who looks like a crush of theirs. You can upload a picture of someone you want to see nude. Megacams will scan your image and match it with… Read more »