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Technology Breaks The Barrier For Payment Processors

Technology Breaks The Barrier For Payment Processors
XBIZ recently asked some of the top providers of European billing services for their view on the market, and the various advantages and disadvantages of being a U.S.-based operator serving an overseas audience in 2015 — a question transcending the billing space to encompass the entire online e... More »

Smoking Accessories: A New Source of Revenue for Adult Businesses

Smoking Accessories: A New Source of Revenue for Adult Businesses
The adult entertainment industry has a long history of finding new opportunities and quickly turning them into additional revenue streams. Adult stores were profiting from the home video market back when people were still debating the merits of VHS cassettes versus beta cassettes. And when consumers... More »

Live Cams Light Up The European Market

Live Cams Light Up The European Market
The live interactive webcam arena is one of adult entertainment’s strongest market segments today — but despite its appeal and profitability, challenges for operators remain. For example, American live cam companies are seeing an ongoing increase in both their customers and performers c... More »

Understanding How the Transgender Community Has Been Transformed

Understanding How the Transgender Community Has Been Transformed
When I spoke at the Bisexual Conference in San Diego back in 2003, the word “transgender” was not yet in the current vernacular. But there were many transsexual individuals in attendance, searching for like-minded people with whom to share experiences and create a community. As a sexolo... More »

Brand News: How to Lose a Company's Trademark

Brand News: How to Lose a Company's Trademark
Earlier this year, in a case of first impression before the Federal Circuit, the court directly addressed “whether the offering of a service, without the actual provision of a service, is sufficient to constitute use in commerce under Lanham Act § 45, 15 U.S.C. § 1127.” The cou... More »

Web Depot: Keep Your Site Unique By Substituting Text

Web Depot: Keep Your Site Unique By Substituting Text
A JavaScript library for randomizing taglines by substituting sentences for each other, swapping only the necessary words, substituteteacher.js is an easy way to be sure that your site’s users see different text whenever they visit — and is a great way to provide fresh descriptions and o... More »

Porn: A Good Thing or a Bad Thing?

Porn: A Good Thing or a Bad Thing?
I married at the ripe young age of 38, and it wasn’t until several years after that that my husband introduced the idea of watching porn. I told him I wasn’t interested. Throughout my entire adult life, I believed that if two people loved each other, they didn’t need porn. My husba... More »

Paysite Power: Making the Switch to a New Content Management Platform

Paysite Power: Making the Switch to a New Content Management Platform
I was recently asked by an industry pioneer and someone reviewed by many as a production legend to give my feedback on a new design in the works for modernizing of his heavily branded paysite. Everything seemed standard until I saw a comment on the designers’ client feedback portal and saw on... More »

Uplifting Sales by Creating a Positive Work Environment

Uplifting Sales by Creating a Positive Work Environment
The attitudes of your team members are a reflection of the attitudes of management. The ultimate goal in retail stores is to provide patrons with the most positive experience possible. Attitude starts at the top and has a trickle-down effect. Your bottom line is a direct result of your team’s ... More »

From Masks to Opera Gloves, Manufacturers Talk BDSM Accessories

From Masks to Opera Gloves, Manufacturers Talk BDSM Accessories
BDSM is not only known for its kinky activities, but also, for all the leather, latex, spandex and PVC fashions that go with it. Fetish attire can be worn by people who aren’t actually participating in bondage, domination, spanking, flogging and other BDSM activities: some fetish fashion enthu... More »

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