PornHub deploys ‘groundbreaking’ bot to fight child abuse

PornHub, the site operated by Adult entertainment behemoth MindGeek, has announced a partnership with the Internet Watch Foundation (IWF) to combat child abuse on its platform in the UK. The site will deploy a ‘groundbreaking’ chatbot which is designed to intercept illegal activity. Should a user search for one of 28,000 words – including euphemistic […]

CEO and COO of Pornhub parent company MindGeek resign amid renewed controversy

MindGeek, the company which owns adult entertainment brands including Pornhub, Brazzers and Digital Playground, has announced the resignation of CEO Feras Antoon and COO David Tassillo. The company, which has faced a mountain of controversies ranging from allegations of monopoly and providing a platform for sex trafficking, was thrown into the spotlight earlier this month […]

Pornhub purges millions of videos in major shift for adult industry

Adult entertainment tube site Pornhub has removed more than half of its videos in a major shift in the industry from parent company MindGeek. While holding the closest thing to a monopoly in the industry, MindGeek has done little to curb piracy and illegal content across its sites, with more than half of Pornhub’s content […]