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New Jersey Man Sues Pornhub for Ad Using His Money-Flashing Selfie New Jersey Man Sues Pornhub for Ad Using His Money-Flashing Selfie

Pornhub has taken a strong stance against deepfakes, because the porn site understands that the machine-learning-generated videos that swap out performers’ faces with someone else’s are non-consensual. But a recent lawsuit accuses the company of running a person’s face in an advertisement without their consent.

Why Twitter Started Banning Some of Its Youngest Users Why Twitter Started Banning Some of Its Youngest Users

Twitter, in an effort to comply with the European Union’s privacy-centric General Data Protection Regulation, has begun to suspend accounts belonging users who were under the age of 13 when they first signed up. While the cynic in me is all for Twitter cleansing its service of youths, it isn’t exactly implementing …

A Telecom Loophole Lets This Shady Company Give Anyone's Location to the Cops A Telecom Loophole Lets This Shady Company Give Anyone's Location to the Cops

A case in which a Missouri sheriff is accused of illegally tracking citizen’s cellphone location for personal reasons is putting the spotlight on a little-known service that allows police to gain people’s location data with little oversight. The complex scheme involves the practices of telemarketers, inmate call…

Men Try to 'Redefine' Sexual Consent With Blockchain Men Try to 'Redefine' Sexual Consent With Blockchain

Dutch blockchain company LegalThings announced in a press release on Wednesday that it is developing an app, LegalFling, which in theory could allow about-to-bone partners to log what they are and are not okay with before they bone. The company notes that you can mark your do’s and don’ts “with the swipe of a finger.”…

WTF, HBO? Leaked Westworld Consent Form Makes Game of Thrones Look Like The Brady Bunch WTF, HBO? Leaked Westworld Consent Form Makes Game of Thrones Look Like The Brady Bunch

HBO has received a lot of criticism for the insane sexual violence in Game of Thrones, especially the latest season. But the network seems determined to keep pushing the porn-envelope further, judging by a casting call that makes its new series Westworld look like porn with human furniture. The network is backpedaling…

Two Teens Arrested for Sexting Each Other Two Teens Arrested for Sexting Each Other

Imagine getting arrested for flirting or foreplay. That’s the nightmare scenario for two North Carolina teens, who got slapped with felony charges for having a consensual sexually explicit SMS exchange.

The First-Known Medical Consent Form Dates Back To 1524 The First-Known Medical Consent Form Dates Back To 1524

Turkish historians have uncovered the oldest-known example of a signed written consent form. Dating back to the 16th Century Ottoman Empire, the discovery suggests the use of these forms — in this case permission to remove a bladder stone — was practiced long before it was adopted in the West.

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