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EU Domain Names Seized

EU Domain Names Seized
You wanted a “.eu” domain name, but it was taken? Hope may be in store for you in the near future. Belgium-based EURid, the authority overseeing European domain names, has recalled over 74,000 “.eu” domains and is taking legal action against the 400 registrars it claims abused its service... More »

IPTV Takes a Front Seat

IPTV Takes a Front Seat
In the ongoing mission to expand markets and widen the scope of worldwide adult broadcast distribution, the latest buzz is Internet Protocol Television (IPTV), considered by many to be the next bleeding-edge technology poised to explode. But some critics aren't convinced. "Availability of hard... More »

After the loving

After the loving
I have always been an admirer of the no-nonsense work of Stoney Curtis, who has brought the world titles like Wax Dat Black Azz and Phat Azz Bitches. Today I was at Trader Joe's returning some pomegranate juice. "This tastes like azz, bitch," I said to the Hawaiian-shirted manager, thanking St... More »

Database Dilemmas

Database Dilemmas
Robust, reliable and redundant technologies are, or at least should be, the basis of all successful e-commerce operations; yet somewhat surprisingly, many adult companies seem to forego maximum uptime in favor of enhanced interactivity and “bells and whistles.” A case in point is the widespr... More »

Porn Gets Lots of Coverage

Porn Gets Lots of Coverage
In the 2000s, there has been no shortage of well-known mainstream magazines, newspapers and websites willing to run articles pertaining to the adult entertainment industry — mainstream publications have included the Wall Street Journal, Rolling Stone, Daily Variety, Forbes, Salon.com, Maxim, the H... More »

Eye Candy redux

<i>Eye Candy</i> redux
Wrestling with each bullshit datum Chaps me without Mentholatum In that case I'll stick To an overall {sic}: I'm reprinting this PR verbatim *** VCA’S HOLLIDAY FIND (LOS ANGELES, CA) VCA Pictures has uncovered files belonging to preeminent director Jim Holliday detailing his plans for... More »

Counting Correctly

Counting Correctly
A subject came up on a discussion thread today that I felt needed a bit more exposure, and what better place to be “controversial” than here in my little corner of cyberspace; the topic was sponsors “shaving” affiliates – a practice involving the intentional under-reporting of traffic and ... More »

Crossing Over

Crossing Over
All new technology finds itself starting in adult and moving toward mainstream. The launch of T3Report.com was no different in its growth process, and in looking back, I wanted to share some experiences that go beyond what I learned during that initial launch period and address the issue of the "... More »

Meet Honey Dip

Meet Honey Dip
One of the exquisite things about my job is being here at the ground floor when Fame makes a delivery. Today's package is Honey Dip. Honey Dip is one of the tasty pastries in Ghetto Booty 23. Here in Southern California there are many fine doughnut stores located in ghettos, whether they be the w... More »

2257 Inspections: Good for the Industry?

2257 Inspections: Good for the Industry?
Heralded by some as the beginning of a pre-election assault against the adult entertainment industry, the reported wave of ongoing ‘2257 inspections is one of the hottest topics on the boards today. With the very first inspections now being conducted by the FBI – over a decade after the law went... More »

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