Research + News | Topic: Pornography
May 28, 2019
Snapchat Is Battling A Porn Studio Trying To Sneak X-Rated Lenses Past Its Censors
A porn studio called Naughty America is under fire from Snapchat after the app banned them from promoting themselves on the app, but the studio returned with new insidious ways to market themselves to users. Read the article here.
May 24, 2019
A Teen Texted A Graphic Video Of Herself To Friends. A Court Said She’d Shared Child Pornography
The three teenagers regularly shared silly videos, trying to one-up each other and trusting the group text messages would remain private.
But one especially sensitive text did not stay among them – landing the teen who first sent it at the center of a novel court case over a sexually explicit video she made of herself and shared.
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Apr 16, 2019
Adult Websites Top Visits From Mobile Devices
The adult industry saw the highest number of mobile users at 84% for the third straight year, followed by gambling at 80%. Read the article here.
Mar 21, 2019
Young, Female, And Addicted To Porn
The impact of porn on men has been studied, but little is known about how it could affect women. Read the article here.
Mar 21, 2019
What’s Up With The Bizarre, Explicit Videos Infiltrating “Kid-Friendly” YouTube Channels?
While YouTube’s popularity doesn’t seem to be going anywhere any time soon, a recent phenomenon is making many people question the safety of this giant video platform, especially for kids. Read the article here.
Mar 18, 2019
Is Porn Making Young Men Impotent?
Up to a third of young men now experience erectile dysfunction. Some are turning to extreme measures such as penile implants – but is kicking their pornography habit the only solution? Read the article here.
Feb 11, 2019
No Harm In Looking, Right?” A Study Of Porn’s Impact On Self-Esteem
Many scholars have recognized and studied the links between various sources of appearance-related pressure (e.g., media and interpersonal pressures to be mesomorphic) and men’s body image and well-being. Pornography is another medium of appearance-related pressure that is very rarely considered in this research. Read more here.
Jan 30, 2019
Kraft Heinz’s Devour Advertises On Pornhub As Part of Super Bowl Campaign
At a time when many marketers obsess about appearing only in uncontroversial “brand-safe” environments, Kraft Heinz Co.’s Devour frozen food brand ran ads on pornography website Pornhub on Monday, part of a campaign built around a Super Bowl commercial with a food porn theme. Read the article here.
Jan 14, 2019
Graphic Pornography Is Making Teen Boys ‘Impotent’
Teenage boys as young as 16 are experiencing symptoms of erectile dysfunction due to excessively viewing violent and hardcore pornography, an expert has revealed. Read the article here.
Jan 9, 2019
Teens Are Spamming Instagram To Fight An Apparent Network Of Child Porn
#dropboxlinks has gone viral after hundreds of users posted memes about the tag’s concerning material. Read the article here.