We’re often told technology has no place in the bedroom. And while that may be true for using our smartphones or tablets just before bedtime, when it comes to sex, it’s a very different story.
Technology and sex toys go hand in hand. More and more advances in the sex toy world have allowed people to experience a better sex life, whether that’s alone or with a partner.
From app-controlled toys, to new PleasureAir technology that offers contactless stimulation, sex toy developments mean high-tech sensations and climaxes at the touch of a button (or touchscreen display). In this article, we’ll talk you through some of the techiest sex toys and why they should be your new bedroom buddy.
UPRIZE is the world’s first auto-erecting dildo, which means it provides rock-hard erections at the touch of a button. Designed to be used alone or with a harness, this technological treat offers more than just an erection on demand. It has a powerful in-built motor which offers ten incredible vibrating functions that can be controlled by remote or a button on the base of the toy.
Even better, the smooth silicone dildo curves upwards for intense G-spot or P-spot massage. With four different sizes and colours to choose from, there’s an UPRIZE for every occasion.
The Starlet is an ingenious little invention sweeping the nation. Brought to bedrooms all over the world by Womanizer, the inventors of patented PleasureAir Technology, the Starlet is a small but seriously effective tantalising technical offering. Its suction and pulsating vibrations have started a revolution in female orgasms owing to the contactless sensations that won’t leave you feeling numb. And, with four accelerating levels of intensity to choose from you can guarantee tremors of pleasure.
We-Vibe know their tech. Employing engineers and designers to work closely with sex experts, they’ve created a collection of intimate products with state-of-the-art functionality. Jive is a wearable vibrator that can be connected to an amazing app, We-Connect™, which allows you or your partner to choose from 10+ vibration modes either in the same room or over long distance. And, if you’re feeling really creative, you can create custom vibrations, all controlled from your smartphone. It’s also waterproof, rechargeable and made from soft, premium silicone.
For male masturbation, things have also moved on a long way in terms of toys. The market now has many specifically engineered tech-tastic toys for men to get the most from their solo time. This Desire Male Masturbator has been designed with 3 powerful motors which emit 8 patterns and 12 levels of intense vibration. The soft silicone canal engulfs the head of the penis and shaft and offers an instant erotic massage. It’s USB rechargeable and waterproof so you can definitely take this tech out of the bedroom and into your adventures.
Continual investment in sex toy research, design and development bring ergonomic shapes and innovative features straight to your bedroom. You can find plenty more high-tech sex toy options here.
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