Today in Mobile

Not a whole lot of big news today, but the piece that most caught my eye was this story from the Huffington Post about how FaceTime for the iPhone 4 is inspiring video sex chat services. Craigslist ads in at least five cities are soliciting (ahem) models for FaceTime sex chat services, and established mobile porn company Pink Video is set to launch an offering “in a matter of weeks.” So while Steve Jobs may continue to play the role of (self-)righteous protector of the consumer, Apple’s devices will increasingly be used for the kind of things you won’t see in its TV commercials.

Why Porn and the iPad Are Key for HTML5

Appleā€™s move to ban Adobe Flash from its iOS has opened a huge window for any technology that can deliver a top-notch multimedia experience on the iPad and other Apple gadgets. And porn purveyors are starting to tilt the balance in favor of HTML5.

Why Porn and the iPad Are Key for HTML5

Apple’s ban of Adobe Flash opened a huge opportunity for any technology that can deliver a top-notch multimedia experience on the iPad. And porn purveyors are starting to tilt the balance in favor of HTML5.

Will Mobile Porn Pay Off?

After years of being stifled by carriers, purveyors of adult content are ramping up to bring their stuff to U.S. mobile users. Whether there’s much money in wireless porn, though, is still unclear.