The Rustacean Station Podcast

Buttplug with Kyle Machulis

Posted Sat, 28 May 2022 17:30:00 +0000

Allen Wyma talks with Kyle Machulis, lead developer on Buttplug. Buttplug is an open-source standards and software project for controlling intimate hardware such as sex toys.

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  • [@0:58] - Kyle’s Introduction
  • [@3:17] - What got Kyle into sex tech and why start Buttplug
  • [@9:08] - How does Buttplug operate and what functions does it provide?
  • [@11:45] - How did Rust come into their project?
  • [@19:48] - How was their experience with the Rust community?
  • [@28:05] - What protocols does Buttplug use and develop?
  • [@33:33] - Buttplug’s capabilities, limitations, and safety protocols
  • [@44:23] - Why the name “Buttplug”?
  • [@51:53] - Buttplug’s push for not just entertainment but also health and wellness purposes
  • [@56:07] - How people can help contribute to pushing Buttplug’s project
  • [@59:45] - Kyle’s parting thoughts

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Intro Theme: Aerocity

Audio Editing: Plangora

Hosting Infrastructure: Jon Gjengset

Show Notes: Plangora

Hosts: Allen Wyma