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Adult content website XTube folding for good on September 5

07 Jul 2021

Technology
Adult content website XTube folding for good on September 5

A pornography website called XTube, owned by Pornhub's parent company MindGeek, is quietly shutting down permanently on September 5, 2021.

NewsBytes Briefing: Amazon caught stealing tips from employees, and more

04 Feb 2021

Technology
NewsBytes Briefing: Amazon caught stealing tips from employees, and more

Amazon is known to routinely work its employees to death, but it gets worse. The American technology giant has been caught stealing tips from drivers working under the Flex program.

Pornhub to verify uploaders' IDs to moderate illegal content

04 Feb 2021

Technology
Pornhub to verify uploaders' IDs to moderate illegal content

In December, a New York Times' piece accused Pornhub of publishing and allowing monetization of illegal content. The website has since issued a press release explaining its content moderation measures.

Eros Now posts vulgar memes about Navratri, apologizes after outrage

22 Oct 2020

Entertainment
Eros Now posts vulgar memes about Navratri, apologizes after outrage

Streaming platform Eros Now received criticism on Thursday after vulgar memes, linked to the Hindu festival of Navratri, were shared on its official Twitter handle, sparking calls for a boycott.

Pornhub launches new 'Premium Lovers' subscription for couples

17 Jun 2020

Technology
Pornhub launches new 'Premium Lovers' subscription for couples

At a time when most of the countries are under lockdowns, trying to fight a pandemic, Pornhub is doing what it does best - entertain.

Pornhub Premium free for everyone. Another reason to stay home?

25 Mar 2020

Technology
Pornhub Premium free for everyone. Another reason to stay home?

As governments around the world continue to request their citizens to stay indoors, Pornhub, the leading provider of adult content, has come up with a tempting deal to make that happen.

Filmmaker Steven Spielberg's daughter admits she is a porn star

20 Feb 2020

Entertainment
Filmmaker Steven Spielberg's daughter admits she is a porn star

Legendary American filmmaker Steven Spielberg's adopted daughter Mikaela has revealed that she is working as a porn star, and aspires to become a stripper.

Porn video filmed at Myanmar's sacred Buddhist site sparks outrage

14 Feb 2020

World
Porn video filmed at Myanmar's sacred Buddhist site sparks outrage

A pornographic video filmed at a sacred site in Myanmar has invited severe backlash from locals.

This is how Indians are consuming porn

05 Dec 2019

Technology
This is how Indians are consuming porn

Last year in October, the Indian government took the major step of banning porn in the country.

This Black Friday, get Pornhub's lifetime subscription deal

24 Nov 2019

Business
This Black Friday, get Pornhub's lifetime subscription deal

As e-commerce giants continue to announce Black Friday sales and offers, Pornhub, one of the leading distributors of adult content, has come up with a deal of its own, something that you can't ignore (!).

Pornhub, Redtube back in India, with a slight tweak

01 Oct 2019

Technology
Pornhub, Redtube back in India, with a slight tweak

In a major development, Redtube and Pornhub have made a return in India.

Now, watch 'dirtiest porn ever' to help clean oceans

28 Aug 2019

Technology
Now, watch 'dirtiest porn ever' to help clean oceans

The crisis of ocean pollution is deteriorating with every passing minute.

Here's how much Mia Khalifa earned from her porn stint

20 Aug 2019

Entertainment
Here's how much Mia Khalifa earned from her porn stint

Former pornstar Mia Khalifa is a global cultural sensation today. The 26-year-old took the adult film industry by storm since her appearance in scenes wearing a hijab.

When technology meets intimacy: Introducing YouPorn's digital woman

11 May 2019

Technology
When technology meets intimacy: Introducing YouPorn's digital woman

In a bid to add a touch of technology into the world of intimacy, leading porn website YouPorn has launched a virtual brand ambassador.

Porn apart, users reveal Airtel, Jio blocking proxy sites, Telegram

13 Feb 2019

India
Porn apart, users reveal Airtel, Jio blocking proxy sites, Telegram

Among Indian internet users, its common knowledge now that hundreds of popular porn websites have been blocked by internet providers or 4G providers like Airtel, Jio, BSNL etc.

#PornBan: Users access blocked websites through simple back-door tricks

09 Jan 2019

India
#PornBan: Users access blocked websites through simple back-door tricks

In the past six months, the Department of Telecom has issued notification to block numerous websites.

India ranks third on Pornhub traffic, 30% of them women

14 Dec 2018

India
India ranks third on Pornhub traffic, 30% of them women

If one thinks banning pornography content or websites in India will drive the libido away from the citizens, one cannot be more wrong.

After Starbucks bans porn, YouPorn bans Starbucks products in offices

30 Nov 2018

World
After Starbucks bans porn, YouPorn bans Starbucks products in offices

Porn has always been at the top of the taboo list.

First poster of 'Shakeela' released, featuring a feisty Richa Chadha

20 Nov 2018

Entertainment
First poster of 'Shakeela' released, featuring a feisty Richa Chadha

The makers of Richa Chadha-starrer 'Shakeela' have released a bold and feisty first look of the film.

#PornBan: Airtel, Vodafone, others, follow Jio to ban porn websites

01 Nov 2018

India
#PornBan: Airtel, Vodafone, others, follow Jio to ban porn websites

In a repeat performance of 2015, Indian broadband and cellular network operators are all complying with the Department of Telecommunications' (DoT) order to ban 827 porn websites.

Why the government can't stop Indians from watching porn

31 Oct 2018

India
Why the government can't stop Indians from watching porn

Despite India being one of the most prolific consumers of porn, the Indian government hasn't had the most friendliest of relationships with adult content.

Pornhub changes website to dodge India's porn ban: Here's how

29 Oct 2018

Technology
Pornhub changes website to dodge India's porn ban: Here's how

Adult content provider Pornhub has launched a mirror website to circumvent the porn ban imposed in India.

Pornhub wants to pay cryptocurrency to users for watching porn

20 Aug 2018

Technology
Pornhub wants to pay cryptocurrency to users for watching porn

The adult entertainment industry has long been an early technology adopter. And now, Pornhub subsidiary Tube8 is looking to reward porn-watching with cryptocurrency.

#HealthBytes: 5 crazy tech toys for enhancing your sexual pleasure

18 Aug 2018

India
#HealthBytes: 5 crazy tech toys for enhancing your sexual pleasure

The current (digital!) generation has gotten so busy with technology, that we even forget to make time for some satisfying night-time action.

PornHub launches VPN to offer better security, free unlimited bandwidth

25 May 2018

Technology
PornHub launches VPN to offer better security, free unlimited bandwidth

PornHub has launched its own virtual private network (VPN) service called VPNHub.

Trump had unprotected sex with porn star in 2006: Polygraph

21 Mar 2018

World
Trump had unprotected sex with porn star in 2006: Polygraph

Donald Trump had unprotected sex with porn star Stormy Daniels in July 2006, a year after he wed Melania Trump, claims a polygraph test Daniels took in 2011 for Life & Style magazine.

Porn-star Stormy offers to return Trump's $130,000 to break silence

13 Mar 2018

World
Porn-star Stormy offers to return Trump's $130,000 to break silence

Further convoluting the already murky saga of Donald Trump and Stormy Daniels, the porn star on Monday offered to return the $130,000 that Trump's attorney Michael Cohen paid her in 2016 to not discuss their alleged relationship.

Mumbai woman seeks ban on porn that 'ruined' her marriage

16 Feb 2018

India
Mumbai woman seeks ban on porn that 'ruined' her marriage

A 27-year-old Mumbai-based woman has approached the SC claiming her husband's addiction to porn had 'ruined' their marriage, and sought a complete ban on such websites.

Stormy Daniels is now free to tell her Trump story

15 Feb 2018

World
Stormy Daniels is now free to tell her Trump story

Donald Trump's longtime lawyer Michael D. Cohen recently revealed that he did in fact pay $130,000 (Rs. 83.1 lakh) to Stormy Daniels, the porn star who claimed to have had a sexual relationship with the US President.

Stormy Daniels and her convoluted affair with Donald Trump

01 Feb 2018

World
Stormy Daniels and her convoluted affair with Donald Trump

The story of the alleged sexual affair of porn star Stormy Daniels with Donald Trump in 2006 is getting murkier by the day.

PornHub Report: Hawaii watched porn after false missile alert

18 Jan 2018

Technology
PornHub Report: Hawaii watched porn after false missile alert

According to porn website PornHub's recently released report, citizens of Hawaii started or resumed watching porn right after the news of a ballistic missile heading towards the state turned out to be false.

Trump paid Rs. 82 lakh to pornstar to stay silent

13 Jan 2018

World
Trump paid Rs. 82 lakh to pornstar to stay silent

US President Donald Trump's lawyer had reportedly brokered a $130,000 payment to a porn star to prevent her from talking of an alleged sexual encounter with Trump.

Ram Gopal Varma shoots video with porn star, Mia Malkova

11 Jan 2018

Entertainment
Ram Gopal Varma shoots video with porn star, Mia Malkova

Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma recently shot a film with adult movie star, Mia Malkova in Europe, for which he is grabbing headlines.

Pornhub's AI technology can now recognize pornstars!

12 Oct 2017

Entertainment
Pornhub's AI technology can now recognize pornstars!

If you thought only companies like Google and Apple use Artificial Intelligence (AI) for their products, you're wrong.

GoT Season 7 Premiere Effect: Pornhub traffic decreases!

20 Jul 2017

Entertainment
GoT Season 7 Premiere Effect: Pornhub traffic decreases!

Looks like the 'winter' is upon Pornhub.com! Game of Thrones did what nothing else could do: dragging people away from PORN!

Internet websites, organizations will unite to protect net neutrality

13 Jul 2017

Technology
Internet websites, organizations will unite to protect net neutrality

Internet giants are coming together to protest against rolling back of the rules safeguarding "net neutrality."

Pornhub knows what you like in your special "alone time"

15 Jun 2017

Technology
Pornhub knows what you like in your special "alone time"

You can catch a liar by asking a singular question, "Have you ever watched porn?" The honest answer would be "YES", if it's not; major chances are he/she is not being truthful.

Wife approaches SC to ban pornography sites

16 Feb 2017

India
Wife approaches SC to ban pornography sites

Supreme Court has received a petition from a Mumbai-based woman requesting the court to ban obscene sites.

Virtual reality porn to be the next big thing

21 Aug 2016

Technology
Virtual reality porn to be the next big thing

According to estimates by Piper Jaffaray, an investment bank and asset management firm, virtual reality porn will be the third largest sector for VR by 2025, after video games and NFL-related content.