Category Archives: Sex and Dating

Tinder Plans to Use Augmented Reality & Artificial Intelligence

Popular sex dating app Tinder has plans to incorporate both augmented reality AND artificial intelligence into its matchmaking service. According to chairman Sean Rad, A.I. could be used to turn the app into a combination of Cupid + Siri – alerting members to nearby prospective partners who are available, have matching personalities and interests, and… Read more »

Naughty America Plans to Experiment with AR Porn This Year

Naughty America, one of the pioneers of vr porn, successfully campaigned to be allowed to exhibit at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) this year – the first adult entertainment company to do so for nearly two decades. The restrictions imposed upon them by the organizers, however, left them wondering if it was worth the effort.… Read more »

The Awesome Future of 3D Printed Sex Dolls

It was reported recently that a grieving pensioner in Japan received a sex doll that was a near life-like replica of his deceased wife (but as her younger self), apparently as an act of kindness by the doll company. Although realistic sex dolls are not yet 3D printed (to my knowledge), and nor are sex… Read more »

Good History of Teledildonics at Kiiroo Site

Nice little history of teledildonics at site of the leading maker of such interactive sex toys – Kiiroo. Speaking of handheld Teledildonic devices, a variety of Teledildonic adult toys are cropping up. Each one promises something a little bit different from the last. In 2009, RealTouch was launched. The platform and devices are marketed towards… Read more »

Ian Pearson Gives Interview on the Future of Virtual Sex

Futurologist Ian Pearson recently made waves in the mainstream media by predicting that humans would be having sex with robots more often than with each other by the year 2050. That claim was made in a report on the future of sex commissioned by a sex toy company, so it might be expected that he… Read more »

FutureFest Conference in London Will Explore the Future of Sex

The annual FutureFest conference that lets futurologists meet up in London to explore often radical ideas about the world in 30 years time will this year look at the future of sex and love.  The event wont take place until September, but today the ‘curator’ of the ‘future of love’ section – Ghislaine Boddington – spoke to the… Read more »

BadoinkVR Will Produce Interactive VR Porn for ‘Sex Phobia Sufferers’

The incredible intimacy and realness of immersive vr porn will increasingly blur the boundaries between watching porn and real sex, between masturbation and ‘cheating’, and between live porn and prostitution.  No doubt the ‘Your Brain on Porn’ moralizers are already salivating at the hysterias they can generate over the ‘addictive’ attraction of vr porn.  But… Read more »

Holodexxx.com Reveals Possibilities of the New Immersive Porn

Several new vr porn sites sprung up in the last week or so, but one in particular is worth noting as it gives a tantalizing glimpse of the possibilities that the new immersive porn forms – both vr and holo/augmented – contain. Holodexxx.com employs 3D scanning of real live models to create a virtual world… Read more »

Sex Workers Say VR Sex Wont Replace Them

Sex workers in the USA have spoken out on the topic of virtual reality porn, according to several media reports today, with several claiming that it wont replace prostitution. “I agree that virtual reality technology will unavoidably change the sex industry, but I feel that it will more likely replace pornography than prostitution,” wrote one… Read more »

“Teledildonics” by Howard Rheingold (full text)

Howard Rheingold, the famous critic and seer of the possibilities of virtual reality, penned a famous essay on ‘teledildonics’ for the now defunct publication ‘Mondo 2000’ all the way back in 1990. Although his predictions regarding the timeline for the development of fully immersive virtual worlds and their pairing with ‘teledildonics’ are clearly out, his… Read more »

Dr Kevin Curran on the Inevitability of Sexbots

Dr Kevin Curren is a reader in Computer Science at Ulster University and senior member of the IEEE, providing comment on trends in technology. Recently he gave an interview in which he discussed how robots would integrate into human society, including their roles as sexbots. Q:You’ve talked previously about the inevitability of sex robots. What… Read more »

Adult Company Want to Let HoloLens Users Download Body Scans of Celebs & Pornstars

The HoloLens and other augmented reality devices could change not only the way we view porn, but the way we have sex. With the HoloLens expected to be released in the next year, it might soon be possible to not only see pornstars and naked celebrities on your own bed, but even to have sex… Read more »

Downloading Body Scans of Celebs & Pornstars with the HoloLens

Whilst virtual reality porn is currently attracting the most media attention, it might be that ‘augmented reality porn’ will ultimately be what transforms our sex lives. With ar porn (or ‘mixed reality porn’) it will be possible to mix sexual fantasy into our everday reality – the potential uses are far greater than with virtual… Read more »