• Film director
    Alt coins

    Crypto token lets owners ‘direct’ adult videos

    More like Satoshi Make-a-porno, amirite?!

    It’s like bitcoin, if bitcoin were specifically designed for transacting within the adult industry. Adult entertainment studio VogoV is introducing a crypto-token that merges the blockchain with pornography. Spearheaded by veteran adult performer Markus Dupree (who holds AVN awards like “best orgy” and “most outrageous sex scene”), the company’s OGO token grants holders discounts on porn products, getting them into three different paid membership sites at one-third their usual cost. The tokens simultaneously function as “votes” for the studio’s production decisions, letting you select an unproduced adult film’s cast, setting, and scenario. This means you could use OGO tokens to kinda-sorta co-direct a porno. “One of our main goals is…

  • Pornhub
    Alt coins,  Media,  People

    Verge/Pornhub deal could show how to make money just by watching porn

    Following porn’ technology before it goes mainstream has generally been a winning strategy

    The price of Verge’s cryptocurrency () hit a 7-day low early Thursday morning following a much anticipated partnership with MindGeek, the parent company of Pornhub and YouPorn. Many adult film professionals sound equally unenthused about the prospect of accepting micropayments for work that once led to the laudatory title “Porn Star.” Verge HODLers this week ended up in a common crypto trap as the announcement of a forthcoming announcement drove prices up. But after the announcement they fell by 25 percent. For alt-coin traders, the trend for 2018 has been simple: Buy the rumor, sell the news. On Thursday morning, the coin traded at $0.06, almost half of the $0.11…