Sex & Dating

Facebook begins testing new dating app

The Facebook dating app is another step closer to becoming a reality.   Facebook announced plans to launch Facebook Dating during the F8 Developers Conference in May along with other new Facebook features. The Facebook dating feature will allow singles to create a separate profile on...

Monday, August 6, 2018 - 12:42pm

The worst single men in NYC tend to have this thing in common

Let's face it: Dating in NYC is ridiculously difficult. Wouldn’t it be nice if there was a blacklist of all the worst single men to date in NYC? There is one now, thanks to one matchmaker. Meredith Golden, founder of the dating site SpoonMeetSpoon, said she’s compiled a list of 60...

Monday, July 9, 2018 - 5:45pm

Gatsbying: The new dating trend you're probably already doing

In the age of social media, dating can seem simple — connecting to people online is as quick as the click of a button (or a swipe right). But connecting with someone can be a different story, and the barrier of screens provides an easy out. You’re likely to get ghosted. Then, the person...

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 12:20pm

Speed dating in NYC: Find the love of your life (or the love of right now) tonight

You're single. There are over 8.5 million people in New York City’s five boroughs. Between work, errands, bills and your unbreakable devotion to Netflix’s Orange is the New Black or Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale, you barely have time to think about your own interests, let...

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 12:31pm

Millennials would rather date a convicted felon than a Trump supporter

President Trump is seriously underwater with millennials. Apparently, so are his millennial supporters. That's at least according to conservative website The Daily Caller, which hit the D.C. streets to ask millennials if they would rather date a convicted felon or a Trump supporter....

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 - 4:39pm

Older couples are living apart together, but what does that mean?

Nowadays, you never really know what you’re going to get when entering, re-entering (or re-re-entering) the dating world. It all seems very complicated — there’s ghosting, there’s orbiting, there’s open, closed, not-sure-what-this-is relationships. And, as it turns out...

Friday, May 11, 2018 - 1:47pm

Drilldo is making power tools sexier with dildo bit and attachment

If you’re a fan of Alton Brown, as I am, you know his rule about uni-taskers: The only thing in your kitchen that only performs one function should be the fire extinguisher. I’ve even seen Brown use a power drill to core apples on his Food Network show Good Eats. Your power drill just...

Thursday, May 3, 2018 - 4:47am

Ready to meet the love of your life? Facebook wants to help

Dating on Facebook? Zuckerberg announced today that the social media platform is indeed coming out with a new "dating layer" for singles on its mobile app.  According to Quartz, Match Group, owner of popular dating services Match.com, Tinder and OKCupid, saw its stock go down by...

Tuesday, May 1, 2018 - 4:03pm

6 Scientifically Proven Tips on How to Have a Great First Date

The smarties at Guerilla Science know your pain and have been hacking the dating game with science-based workshops since 2014. Onstage, scientists and comedians — to keep things lively, and because funny is sexy (read on to find out why!) — lead a night of playful activities like...

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 10:04pm

Orbiting 101: The dating phenomenon that you knew about all along

The dating world comes with many things: heartbreak, awkward online profiles, one-night stands, cheap 2-for-1 deals at restaurants… the works. And even if you are happily in a relationship (guilty) or taking a break from the dating scene (understandable), you’ve heard of ghosting. As...

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 3:25pm

How to make your wedding photos go viral

Everyone wants to immortalize their wedding day (unless you’re a celeb, then by wedding five, you’d love the photos from your first four marriages to magically disappear). However, having your wedding snaps go viral often comes down to knowing the right people, or because something went...

Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 6:12pm

Online porn can save relationships

Picture it: You’ve spent all day taking care of your clients, your boss, and your coworkers. All you want to do when you come home is rip off your clothes, rinse off your hellish commute, and jump your lover’s bones. You walk in, let out a heavy sigh, set down your purse, and zoink!...

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 3:32pm

Ladies? You need to have more sex.

Women take a break from sex for myriad reasons — they may be without a partner, experiencing menopause or other changes to their bodies, or they’re just plain uninterested. But unfortunately, if you’re sexually inactive for a spell, your body may serve up some unpleasant...

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 6:05pm

Planned Parenthood's presence on the streets across NYC celebrates 30 years

Planned Parenthood is under attack nationally, but here in New York City access to vital health services and sexual health information and care isn't at all ready to shut any doors — in fact, they're coming to yours.  Project Street Beat is celebrating 30 years of bringing...

Friday, March 30, 2018 - 12:21pm

These 10 U.S. cities are getting free Pornhub Premium thanks to their dirty names

There was a time — probably (hopefully) in elementary school — when you would giggle at a dirty joke you heard in passing. And some people, surprisingly enough, actually live in places that sound like the punchlines. Take for instance Analândia, Brazil. Pornhub announced today that...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 10:32am

Get same-day sex toy delivery just in time for Valentine’s Day

New York City is where one can get almost anything delivered to them any time they want, many times the very same day they order. “Except pleasure, which is a real shame,” said Stephanie Alys, co-founder and chief pleasure officer of U.K-based sex toy company MysteryVibe, which is...

Monday, February 26, 2018 - 11:35am

Talking sex with Lovehoney and sexpert Tracey Cox

Don’t roll your eyes, but “Sex and the City” and “Fifty Shades” are still influencing people’s sex lives. In fact, these pop-culture phenomena allowed many to finally pull the sheets back and open up about sex, from using accoutrements like vibrators and male...

Monday, February 26, 2018 - 11:32am

The husband stitch: The post-delivery procedure that's done for the dad

Sarah Harkins just survived a traumatic childbirth in 2015 when, in her out-of-it state, heard her doctor tell her husband that he was going to “go ahead and add in another stitch so we can make sure this is nice and tight,” she told Healthline. The “this” he referred to...

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 1:27pm

NSFW: Sia leaked a nude on Twitter before the paparazzi could

Sia is a very talented singer and songwriter who is most popular for the likes of “Cheap Thrills” and “Chandelier,” songs we have nestled in the back of our heads at — what seems like — all times. She rarely shows her face, preferring instead to mask her likeness...

Friday, January 19, 2018 - 8:42am

Facebook wants your nude photos to fight revenge porn

Wait! Before you send that nude photo to your new flame, Facebook wants to see it. The social network is testing a new strategy to fight revenge porn by asking users to upload their nudes and explicit photos of themselves to Facebook before pressing send on that sext. Facebook has teamed up with...

Friday, January 19, 2018 - 8:40am