Startup Stories: Enthusiastic Consent and the Board of Directors

New post on my non-profit startup blog: Enthusiastic Consent and the Board of Directors.

Today is the day I hunt / great folks for my board of directors

Thinking theoretically about who to invite to the Effing Foundation inaugural Board of Directors and drafting an informative invitation was one thing. Actually being Out On The Hunt has turned out to be more complicated than I had expected. (Although by now, you’d think I’d have learned that I should expect nothing to go like I expect.)

Review: The Master Beta Kit by Orgasmatronics, Inc.

My friend Dr. X. Treme of Orgasmatronics, Inc., sent me a Master Beta Kit to review in advance of their crowdfunding campaign. The TLDR: I’m extremely excited about this kit! Finally, I have something sex-positive I can recommend for absolute beginners who want to start working with electronics and the Arduino platform.

Orgasmatronics Master Beta Kit

Easy erotic engineering with the Master Beta Kit by Orgasmatronics.

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Fun with Silicone!

At Arisia 2015, Jimmie P. Rodgers (@jprodgers) and I hosted a teasecraft meetup and gave a presentation entitled “Fun with Silicone!” We covered some basics of casting and moldmaking specific to working with body-safe silicone, and we also touched on body casting and some advanced casting techniques.

Update, 7/20/16: At long last, here’s the video of the session!

Here are the notes from our talk (presented as a slide deck):